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Students attend first hour Walkout

Students attend first hour Walkout

Greg Svirnovskiy, Neelansh Bute, and Sabrina Lacy

April 20, 2018


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When Tali Gorodetsky, junior and one of two organizers of the MHS Walkout, woke up on Friday morning, she was expecting fifteen students to make their way to the bleachers on first hour - if they were lucky, there would be thirty. Instead, on a cool, crisp Friday morning, 102 students walked out of the school...

Students choose not to participate in Walkout

Students choose not to participate in Walkout

Sarah Harris, Ethan Hill, Jessica Li, and Kailin Zhang

April 20, 2018


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As some students chose to be in the student-led Walkout Friday morning, many others remained in class for multiple reasons. Kaley Lutker, sophomore, did not participate in the Walkout. She didn't want to miss class and her father didn't approve. Despite her choice, Lutker still supports the cause...

Administration responds to student-led Walkout

Administration responds to student-led Walkout

Gregory Svirnovskiy, Editor in Chief

April 20, 2018


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For Principal Dr. Greg Mathison, the best part of the student led Walkout on Friday morning was the fact that it was led by students. He feels empowered by the presence of students on campus advocating and fighting for their beliefs and values. “Our job as educators is to facilitate learning opportunities,...

Photo Gallery: HOSA State Competition

Photo Gallery: HOSA State Competition

Jessica Li, Staff Reporter

April 15, 2018


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The Changing of Rockwood’s Math Policy

The Changing of Rockwood’s Math Policy

Sarah Harris, Staff Reporter

April 6, 2018


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Beginning in the 2018-2019 school year, the Rockwood School District is changing the middle school math sequence. Lisa Lingle, head of the math department, said the current sequence for middle school math is Sixth Grade Math in sixth grade, Pre-Algebra in seventh grade, and Foundations of Algebra ...

Video: Students help Hurricane Harvey victims

Video: Students help Hurricane Harvey victims

Alex McAteer and Abhijit Srirangam

April 4, 2018


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During this year's spring break service trip, students went to Houston, Texas to help Hurricane Harvey victims.

Rockwood blocks new apps and extensions on chromebooks

Rockwood blocks new apps and extensions on chromebooks

Sarah Harris and Mansi Mamidi

March 29, 2018


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As of last Monday, the Rockwood School District has blocked all Chromebook extensions that are not considered useful for educational purposes by parents, students or administrators. Deborah Ketring, chief information officer, said this change in security was promoted by parents and others who re...

Reverend Darryl Gray speaks at March for Our Lives

Reverend Darryl Gray speaks at March for Our Lives

Jackson Estwanick, Staff Reporter

March 28, 2018


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Rev. Darryl Gray speaks at the "March for Our Lives" protest in St Louis, Missouri, on Saturday, March 24.

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