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New Lower School Playground: Danger Zone or Fantasyland?

James H., Staff Writer

February 7, 2019

Filed under Classrooms/School, Uncategorized

With the new addition of the Lower School playground, most kids really like having more to do and to climb. To some, this playground seems like a dreamland. A researcher with Duerr Evaluation Resources from Website Imagination Playground said, "Playing (on a playground) promotes brain development and helps lay...

Singin’ in the Rain Jr. Shines in Kellett

Alexa L.

February 6, 2019

Filed under Fine Arts, Uncategorized

Wet weather took over the campus, but this time it wasn't a snow day. On Friday, the cast of Singin’ in the Rain Jr. wore their t-shirts in order to promote their show, which opened that afternoon at 3:30 p.m. in Kellett Theater...

Game, Set, Match

Riley S., Staff Writer

December 14, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

The 2019 tennis season is around the corner, and students trying out for the two middle school teams are preparing for the big day--January 28. About 20-25 girls and boys are trying out for each team, which will consist of 12...

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...

Favorite Fine Arts for Middle School Students

Vincent B., Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Middle schoolers definitely love their fine art electives. Listen to this story to find out why students pick the electives, how they enjoy them, and also why the current courses are offered to students.

What’s for Lunch?

Carson S., Staff writer

September 20, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Lunch is a very popular topic around the middle school. Throughout the grades people seem to have many different opinions on what they like to eat in the lunchroom. According to a survey of seventh graders, students like to eat foods su...

The Forgotten Video Games

Reilly O., Staff Writer

May 18, 2018

Filed under Pop Culture, Uncategorized

Fortnite was released July 25, 2017, and slowly but surely, has dominated the video game world. In a recent middle school survey, all grade levels gave feedback on what happened to those video games that had previously been at the top. Do pe...

Live Life to the Fullest: Middle School Bucket Lists

Katherine Y., Staff Writer

March 29, 2018

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

With spring break behind us and summer to look forward to, many students are discovering newly found adventurous goals to accomplish in the future. Whether it’s jumping out of an airplane or doing kind things for others, middle...

A Slam-Dunk Season: Seventh Grade Girls Basketball

Taylor G. and Henley T., Staff Writers

December 6, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Listen to this audio story to learn more about the seventh grade girls white basketball team!

Middle School Meals

Middle School Meals

September 7, 2017

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