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Middle School Hallways: A Canvas for Young Artists

Ikechi A., Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

Filed under Student Life

In the middle school's Clarkson Hall, several pieces of art are on display. One can see different paintings, sculptures, and even interpretations of blue tape scattered all over the hallways. ...

Fruit Break: Nourishing and Stress-less

Janine H., Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

Filed under Student Life

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Science Fair Wows the Audience; Several Advance to Regionals

Ikechi A., Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The tri-folds have been taken down and the papers have been submitted. The middle school science fair has come to close for most. Eighth graders have worked hard on their projects since September, and most are overjoyed to be...

It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

Evelyn S., Staff Writer

December 10, 2018

Filed under Student Life

The holidays are an exciting time in the middle school. Students and teachers are looking forward to vacations, spending time with family and friends, and most of all getting a break from school. Presents are another aspect...

The MS Geography Bee: Who will BEE the Best?

Zach H., Staff Writer

November 28, 2018

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

Every year at the beginning of January, the middle school holds its very own geography bee. This competition of around ten students holds high stakes and features the best geography students at the school. Seventh grade boys chair and sixth grade World Cultures teacher Robert Cochran is the host and director of the bee. He...

Wildcats Going Global

Evelyn S. and Allie R., Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Filed under Audio, Student Life

Middle Schoolers are offered four amazing Global Programs in the summer of 2019 to immerse themselves in other cultures. The program's trips include Spain, France, Italy, and Colorado. These experiences create lifelong friendships,...

Too Short Skirts, Shirts Untucked; What to Wear to School

Evelyn S.

October 11, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Clothing can help students express their personalities, but many think the dress code limits students from wearing what they would like to wear to school. Others think that the dress code is flawless, and it isn’t too strict...

Netflix: I’ll Just Watch One More

Janine H., Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Netflix is one of the biggest trends in the middle school, as many students spend hours watching their favorite shows almost every day. According to a survey of middle students where 48 students replied, about half enjoy watching...

Fun in the Sun: The First Week Off-Campus Trips

Zach H., Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

Filed under Spotlight on..., Student Life

On Thursday, August 16, students from each grade and gender left the middle school for a fun day of off-campus trips. They went to places all over Georgia and did activities such as kayaking in Dahlonega to seeing the Birds of...

Wildcats’ Favorite Atlanta Attractions

Vincent B., Staff Writer

September 19, 2018

Filed under Student Life

Living in Atlanta, middle school students have many places to go during their free time or over the weekends. By far their favorite location is Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In close second is the World of Coca-Cola. Similarly, sixth grade boys Brand M. and Alex N. both ...

Where Do all the Wildcats Go After School?

Rhodé O., Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

Filed under Student Life

When the 2:45 bell rings, middle school students branch out across campus. Some go to sports practice and after school activities, some go to office hours or study hall, and some just go home Forty-five seventh grade students...

Sixth Grade: A Transition to Middle School

Zach H., Staff Writer

September 12, 2018

Filed under Student Life

With the first few weeks of middle school completed, the sixth graders are beginning to settle in and get comfortable with their new environment. The increase in homework is a challenge, as is the accelerated academic expectations. James...

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