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Stamford Public Schools Hosts First High School Hackathon

Jose Herrada, Staff Writer

On Sunday September 18, 2016, Stamford High School hosted its first STEM ( science, technology, engineering and mathematics) hackathon. The Hackathon was presented by Stamford...  Read More »

September 23, 2016 • 0 comments

Fresh Starts at Freshman Orientation

September 6, 2016

While the class of 2020’s orientation did consist of the basics, many new and exciting activities, intertwined with a hint of friendly competition, we...  Read More »

SHS Summer Reading Lists

June 13, 2016

Summer is only a few weeks away, and with it comes summer reading. Attached are the links provided by the English department for this summer’s reading...  Read More »

State Rep. Caroline Simmons to Speak at SHS Graduation

June 3, 2016

Soon the Class of 2016 will be trading orange and black for the colors of their respective colleges and universities. On Graduation Day, our seniors are...  Read More »

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One World Trade Center Stands Tall

Justyce Fitzgerald, Staff Writer

September 11, 2001 is a date that will go down in history as one of the most infamous and memorable dates in the minds of too many Americans. “Ground zero” will forever ...  Read More »

September 12, 2016 • 0 comments

A School Year for the Books

June 13, 2016

As we approach the end of the school year, it is time that we look back at all of the great things we have accomplished this past year. From in the classroom to on the athletic...  Read More »

An Inside Look at the Life Skills Program at SHS

June 8, 2016

Many students and teachers at Stamford High are unaware of a great program that has a huge impact on some of their fellow peers. The Activities of Daily Living is part...  Read More »

Reflecting On Junior Year

June 6, 2016

“Junior year is always the hardest.” As a high schooler, you’re likely to hear that phrase, or something along the lines of that. With my junior year coming to an...  Read More »

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Is the New Attendance Policy a Step in the Right Direction?

A new attendance policy was instituted at Stamford High this year. Two Round Table writers discuss their support or skepticism of the new program. Read their contrasting opinions...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Letter to Incoming Juniors

September 2, 2016

Dear incoming juniors, Junior year provides: newfound freedoms, new friends, respect, and...who really cares. What you really need to know is how t...  Read More »

Why You Should Become A Summer Stag

June 7, 2016

Summer is a time for sun, fun and relaxation - for some of us. For others, the warm weather just means extra time to study up for SATs, get summer reading...  Read More »

Breaking My Silence

June 6, 2016

I had been quiet about my love life for as long as I had one. I’d never opened up to my family about it. Of course, even back when I liked guys, I always...  Read More »

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What You Missed This Summer in Brooklyn

Nicole Matura, Staff Writer

  Just this past summer, the Brooklyn Information & Culture (BRIC) Celebrate Brooklyn! music festival held its annual event that ran all summer long from June...  Read More »

September 14, 2016 • 1 comment

Vans Warped Tour Hits Hartford’s XFinity Theater

June 7, 2016

The Vans Warped Tour is a travelling rock music festival that tours the United States every summer. This festival was founded by Kevin Lyman in 1995 and...  Read More »

Did “Views” Live Up to the Hype?

June 2, 2016

2015 was a great year for the former Degrassi star turned R&B singer, Drake. Coming off of the heated rap battle with Meek Mill and the success of his ...  Read More »

The 1975 Rocks the Barclay Center

May 24, 2016

This was the 1975’s first headlining tour and definitely won’t be their last. This 18,000 seat arena was completely filled by all types of people w...  Read More »

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This Phone is Literally on Fire

Nick Lucente, Science/Technology Editor

Samsung released its latest edition of smartphones in late August. With this release came the Galaxy Note 7. It quickly became the new phone that everyone wanted; its display...  Read More »

September 12, 2016 • 0 comments

Senses and Sensibility

May 25, 2016

The five senses; as a child we all learned about the basic five senses and never thought anymore of it. Taste, smell, sight, hearing, and touch are all...  Read More »

Why We Need to “Bee” More Cautious

April 21, 2016

Recently, bees have been all the buzz. Across the globe, bees have been dying at an unprecedented rate. This is called the Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD)....  Read More »

What’s the Deal With that 3D Printer?

April 13, 2016

Last fall, Stamford High received a 3D printer from the school district. However, the printer was given without a purpose in mind and as a result the pri...  Read More »

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Would You Pay $400 for a Hair Dryer?

Amy Liebman, Staff Writer

Dyson’s newest creation, the Supersonic Fuchsia Hair Dryer, is a $400 hair dryer that Dyson spent $67 million developing over the past four years with the help of over 100...  Read More »

September 22, 2016 • 0 comments

More Than Permanent Ink

May 23, 2016

Tattoos are very common in this generation, especially in America’s youth. Nowadays many have accepted tattoos; they're viewed as a form of body art...  Read More »

Fashion Trends for Spring 2016

April 20, 2016

As spring weather slowly approaches us, it is that time of the year where the cool, hip and modern outfits come out! I personally love this time of the...  Read More »

Makeup Trends for Spring 2016

April 1, 2016

Now that spring is here and we slowly begin to transition into the warm weather, the dark colors of winter makeup trends begin to fade away. It is now...  Read More »

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Stamford Football Wins on Final Drive

Jon Saint, Sports Editor

Stamford High pulled out its first win of the season this past weekend against Danbury High. The win was a gutsy one.  Stamford pulled out in the final seconds on a 3-yard...  Read More »

September 12, 2016 • 0 comments

A Weight Off My Shoulders

June 6, 2016

People might say that we are crazy, that we have issues or that we are the weirdest people ever, but this is the way we work. I believe that every athlete...  Read More »

2016 NBA Playoffs Worth Watching

May 9, 2016

Heading into the NBA playoffs, very few teams stood out as having a legitimate chance at capturing the finals trophy. A big reason was the Golden State...  Read More »

LIVE STREAM – Stamford HS vs. Fairfield Warde HS Varsity Baseball

May 4, 2016

The Stamford High School Black Knights (7-7) host the Fairfield Warde Mustangs (9-5) at the SHS baseball field. Catch all the action at 4 p.m. on the Black...  Read More »

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Can You Guess These Teacher Face-Swaps?

Lauren Mitchell, Staff Writer

How well can you recognize your own teachers? Try to figure out whose faces the Round Table swapped! Answer:  Isaac Odoom and Paul Welch Answer: Jon Ringel and Kim Wheeler Answer: Gloria Sinaguglia and George Beratis Answer: ...  Read More »

June 8, 2016 • 0 comments

Your New Stress Reliever

May 18, 2016

In November of 2015 Crayola released their new line of coloring books, but they aren’t for little tikes to pass the time; adults have become the new targ...  Read More »

Fortina: Where the “Pastabilites” Are Endless

May 9, 2016

Far too few people are aware of the young adult hub that is Stamford’s Harbor Point. While it has quietly sprung up independent of Stamford’s main...  Read More »

How to Act Like You’re On Top of Your “Ish” (Even When You’re Not)

April 19, 2016

High school is a rough time in our lives. Between the overwhelmingly constant school work, jobs, after-school activities and social lives we run out of...  Read More »

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