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Students watch eclipse outside of school

Students watch eclipse outside of school

Mahika Mushini, Copy Editor
August 22, 2017 • 43 views
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For nearly a month, the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse has been a hot topic in most discussions. It was the first solar eclipse visible in the contiguous US since Feb. 26, 1979 according to NASA, along with being the first time in 148 years that totality was visible from MO as reported by the Missouri ...

RSD ensures safety during eclipse

RSD ensures safety during eclipse

Neelansh Bute and Greg Svirnovskiy
August 20, 2017 • 273 views
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When the eclipse reaches totality around 1 PM on Monday the 21st, MHS students can expect to see day briefly turn to night. A sky riddled with abundant stars and four planets will engage every student for just a few minutes. Though exciting, the first total eclipse in the United States since 1979 ca...

Scholars after school: ACT and SAT tests take over first weeks of summer for MHS Students

Scholars after school: ACT and SAT tests take over first weeks of summer for MHS Students

Greg Svirnovskiy, Editor in Chief
June 9, 2017 • 2,720 views
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For Vinai Kumar, senior, summer didn’t start until June 3rd. The final school bell on May 25 meant the inauguration of two weeks of rigorous study for the SAT II subject tests, a series of exams doled out by the college board to test one’s knowledge of individual topics of study. “My first week, ...

Seniors win Boeing Engineering Challenge

Seniors win Boeing Engineering Challenge

Neelansh Bute and Abhijit Srirangam
May 24, 2017 • 1,837 views
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On May 3, two teams representing MHS emerged victorious in their respective competitive divisions at the Boeing Engineering Challenge at Washington University in St. Louis. According to The Source, the official newspaper of Washington University in St. Louis, the Boeing Engineering Challenge is an...

Second Semester Final Exam Schedule

Second Semester Final Exam Schedule

May 21, 2017 • 478 views
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Ransomware and the email security needed to fight it

Ransomware and the email security needed to fight it

Jen Bosche, Staff Reporter
May 16, 2017 • 499 views
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In lieu of recent events, Rockwood sent out an email to students and teachers warning them of the new ransomware entitled, “Wannacry”. The ransomware has been an international problem for a while and the virus could impact Rockwood emails. “The e-mail message usually has a link to a website or it cont...

Students make-up AP exams due to flooding

Students make-up AP exams due to flooding

Brandon Ingli
May 13, 2017 • 679 views
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AP Students across Rockwood will take their exams later than expected after floods closed schools earlier this month. Flooding in the Eureka area forced the Eureka quadrant schools to close May 1, and the rest of the district followed May 2 due to road closures in the area. Schools remained closed the re...

Teachers and students collect donations for flood victims

Teachers and students collect donations for flood victims

Tali Gorodetsky and Elena McCormick
May 8, 2017 • 192 views
Filed under 2016-17, News

What: The donations will be going to Rockwood families in the Eureka High and Rockwood Summit area most affected by the floods. "The great thing about our fundraising efforts is that every penny of it is going to those families," Ashley Hobbs, co-sponsor of relief program, said. Hobbs and Amy Doyle, c...

AP 2017 Late Testing Dates

AP 2017 Late Testing Dates

May 1, 2017 • 375 views
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Underclassmen attend Street Smart assembly

Underclassmen attend Street Smart assembly

Tali Gorodetsky and Elena McCormick
April 26, 2017 • 270 views
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On Wed., Apr. 19, sophomore students walked into the gym in a lighthearted mood, with no reason to suspect they would be leaving in solemn silence. The assembly was the Street Smart program, a program teaching high schoolers the importance of defensive and sober driving. A mixture of graphic media, sta...

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