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Teachers Throw Back to Middle School

Virginia M., Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

Filed under People, Spotlight on...

Some students find it difficult to accept, but teachers were kids not so long ago. They took tests, played in sports games, completed homework, got in trouble with their teachers, and handled the stress of middle school.   ...

The Secret Life of a Teacher

Ella F., Staff Writer

January 29, 2018

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Many people may think that teachers only exist inside of the school hallways; but, in reality, they participate in some interesting activities outside of school. Whether it is book club, bike racing, or taking care of their...

Thanksgiving: Friends, Family and Favorite Foods

Annie J., Staff Writer

November 15, 2017

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Imagine this: it's Thanksgiving morning, and the smells of warm food are already filling the air. From pumpkin pie to mashed potatoes or just the classic turkey, the mouths of middle schoolers are drooling for Thanksgiving dinner. Out...

The Dimons Survive Irma

Hayes W., Staff Writer

September 25, 2017

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The Dimons Survive Irma   Scoot and Maggie Dimon, along with Rambler, were just recently endured the winds and rain of Hurricane Irma. Mr. Dimon, a beloved middle school history teacher on The Westminster Schools campus,...

From StudentCats to TeacherCats

Ann Wright G., Staff Writer

September 21, 2017

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Did you know almost 13 percent of the middle school faculty walked in your shoes? Out of the current 86 teachers in the middle school, 11 have returned to work at the place that educated them. These teachers, along with recent...

Get to Know Mrs. Karvis!

Sarah S. and Maya S., Staff Writers

April 24, 2017

Filed under Audio, People, Spotlight on...

From being girls dean to teaching 8th grade english, Mrs. Karvis can do it all! Learn more about this well-known teacher here in this audio interview featuring Mrs. Karvis herself and two of her students.

Kristen Orsini, a Jacque of All Trades

Brantley S., Staff Writer

April 12, 2017

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Kristen Orsini has been working at Westminster for over twenty years. You can always count on her sunny disposition to brighten up the language hall. She recently began as the Director of Summer School Programs, and she is excited...

Judy Gale, The Middle School’s Mother

Brantley S., Staff Writer

February 9, 2017

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Many students, teachers, and alumni know Mrs. Judy Gale. She is known for her happy demeanor and her love for her sixth grade girls past and present. She started teaching because she wanted to do something important with her life. She said, “It runs in the family. There is a call to service. From my grandpar...

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