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Students Share Their Valentine’s Day Plans

Students Share Their Valentine’s Day Plans

Valentina Alzate and Nicole Ligi

Our resident love expert Valentina Alzate (born on Valentine's Day, nonetheless) talks to some SHS couples and singles about their plans for the day.

February 14No Comments

Around the Table – Chocolate Chip and Marshmallow Cookies

Around the Table – Chocolate Chip and Marshmallow Cookies

February 10

Our resident Top Chef Ashleigh Lyons shares her recipe for some awesome chocolate chip and marshmallow cookies.  Happy baking Stamford High!

SHS Students vs. Government Trivia

SHS Students vs. Government Trivia

February 3

SHS students show how much they know (or don't know) about our government.  It's not pretty!  Disclaimer:  parts of this video were filmed when Barack...  Read More »

Top Ten Terrible Trump Tweets (So Far)

Top Ten Terrible Trump Tweets (So Far)

February 2

Right up until inauguration day, the world was wondering whether Donald Trump would continue to tweet from his private account after being sworn in as...  Read More »

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Sports

Boys Basketball Falls to Staples

Boys Basketball Falls to Staples

Cheryl Minishi, Reporter

SHS Boys Basketball suffered a tough loss against Staples Friday night.  Randy Malak and Cheryl Minishi were on the scene.

February 8No Comments

Students Predict Super Bowl Outcomes

Students Predict Super Bowl Outcomes

February 3

SHS students shared their predictions about who was going to win the Super Bowl.  Some appeared to know better than others.  Enjoy!

Katherine Reiter: The Girl That Breathes H2O

Katherine Reiter: The Girl That Breathes H2O

February 3

As a high school student, it is often very hard to balance your grades, social life, and the pursuit of your passions and still getting a sufficient amount...  Read More »

Premier League: Overrated

Premier League: Overrated

February 2

The world’s most attractive soccer/football league is simply put; overrated.  Amassing a TV deal with Sky Sports and BT paying a combined £5.1 bill...  Read More »

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Science / Technology

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

Nicolas Lucente, Science/Technology Editor

These tech items are what caught my eye for this year's holiday season... Amazon Echo Dot The Amazon Echo Dot is the new hands-free, voice controlled device that will elevate your home to another level. The second generation Echo ...  Read More »

December 14No Comments

Meet the Chromebook

Meet the Chromebook

November 14

As a senior at Stamford High, I have used almost every available form of technology in our school. However, the...  Read More »

Meet the New iPhone 7

Meet the New iPhone 7

November 9

First things first, to many, the new iPhone 7 looks very familiar to the old iPhone 6. If you agree with this,...  Read More »

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News

SHS Celebrates School Counselor Awareness Week

SHS Celebrates School Counselor Awareness Week

Dylan Schneider, Reporter

Reporter Dylan Schneider takes a closer look at School Counselor Week, which took place from February 7 - 10 this week.

February 8No Comments

SHS Media Center Features New Updates

SHS Media Center Features New Updates

January 25

Editor-in-chief Abby Bushell reports on some of the changes to the media center since holiday break.

Improvements Being Made to SHS Courtyard

Improvements Being Made to SHS Courtyard

January 24

Multimedia Editor Malcolm Tom reports on some of the changes we can expect to see in the main courtyard over the next year.

Major Changes for SHS Media Center

Major Changes for SHS Media Center

January 9

Upon returning from the holiday break, SHS students certainly did not expect to receive one final gift: a partially remodeled media center. What a delight it...  Read More »

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Features

Principal Manka: Helping SHS Prosper

Principal Manka: Helping SHS Prosper

Oliva Stiller and Karina Davila, Staff Writers

The school year of 2016-2017 has been Principal Raymond Manka’s second successful year here at Stamford High School.  Here are five things that have improved significantly no...  Read More »

February 13No Comments

Many Support Services Available to SHS Students

Many Support Services Available to SHS Students

February 9

Reporter Cheryl Minishi takes a closer look at some of the support services available to students right here at SHS.

Friendly Faces at SHS

Friendly Faces at SHS

February 8

At Stamford High, we pride ourselves in our diversity. But in addition to our diversity, we pride ourselves in our inclusive environment for people from all different backg...  Read More »

SHS Wheels: Griffin Olshan

SHS Wheels: Griffin Olshan

February 7

Reporter Devon Canora interviews senior Griffin Olshan in this latest edition of SHS Wheels.  Enjoy!

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Opinions

Is Two Hours of School More Important than Our Students’ Safety?

Is Two Hours of School More Important than Our Students’ Safety?

Sam Berkun, Sports Editor

  On Monday, February 13, the Stamford Public Schools system failed to put students’ safety before their education. A delay should have been announced. For t...  Read More »

February 141 Comment

Why do Bikers “Share the Road,” but Not Responsibility for an Accident?

Why do Bikers “Share the Road,” but Not Responsibility for an Accident?

February 1

There is nothing teenagers want more than to be able to drive. After waiting 16 years, the first thing most students do on their birthday is apply for...  Read More »

“Twelve Days of Christmas,” But Only Eleven Days of Break?

“Twelve Days of Christmas,” But Only Eleven Days of Break?

January 4

Nothing screams holiday spirit like the short break students are given for the Christmas season. Students are given 11 days of break, yet the well-kno...  Read More »

Is the Gender Wage Gap Fact or Fiction?

Is the Gender Wage Gap Fact or Fiction?

December 6

When only using the average annual salaries of both men and women in 2016 to calculate the gender wage gap, women make 79 cents to the dollar. However...  Read More »

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