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West Side Story

  • Student Senate Executive Board elections are on Wednesday

  • The Drake Relays for track start Thursday

  • The orchestra program has a concert on Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.

  • The Functional Programs talent show will take place at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday

  • Check @WSSAthletics on Twitter for updates on sports events this week

A+ Achiever: Shawn Thacker

Quentin Misiag

March 13, 2012

Filed under Profiles

Shawn Thacker Sixth Grader, Ernest Horn Elementary School Do you know which country in the South China Sea has more than 7,000 islands? If not, it might  be a good idea to ask Shawn Thacker. Thacker, a sixth grader at Ernest Horn Elementary is the recent winner of the school’s annual geography bee a...

A musician’s note: Alyssa Robbins ’12


March 9, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Profiles, Video

[youtube] Some express themselves through writing and drawing, but Alyssa Robbins '12 expresses herself through music. A self-taught guitarist by the age of 12,...

How well do YOU know your best friend?

Quentin Misiag

February 5, 2012

Filed under Profiles

Many things in our life have proven to stand the test of time. Certain clothing styles have come in and out and in again(sadly, not your single pair of  leather pants), as well as numerous musical acts from various generations...

Room {me} ep. 101: Jane Moye-Rowley ’12

Zora Hurst

January 31, 2012

Filed under Profiles, Video

room {me} ep. 1 from Zora Hurst on Vimeo. Inspired by The Mortified Sessions on Sundance Channel, this new profile series explores the question: are our rooms a reflection or us, or are we a reflection of them? Join Jane Moye...

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