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  • Should Parents Prevent Their Children from Playing America’s Favorite Sport?
  • SHS Reacts to Magic
  • The History of Prom
  • 72 Things to Remember and Live By as a 4th Quarter Senior
  • All Shook Up Has Us Shook
  • The Poetry Slam Was a Slam Dunk
  • Woody McGuiness: The Secret SHS Warrior
  • How to Get into an Ivy League Institution

Distractions

SHS Reacts to Magic

SHS Reacts to Magic

Malcolm Tom and Sinclair Worrell Oliver

In this video, seniors Malcolm Tom and Sinclair Worrell Oliver blow some non-wizard minds around the halls of Stamford High.

May 15, 2017No Comments

72 Things to Remember and Live By as a 4th Quarter Senior

72 Things to Remember and Live By as a 4th Quarter Senior

May 8, 2017

The familiarity you're feeling right now isn't going to last that much longer. Enjoy it, love it, while it lasts Have so much fun, without reason ...

The Diverse Music Tastes of Stamford High

The Diverse Music Tastes of Stamford High

April 28, 2017

Distractions Editor Cheryl Minishi hit the halls to find out: What are YOU listening to?

Trump Accuses Round Table of Being Fake News

Trump Accuses Round Table of Being Fake News

April 3, 2017

In this excerpt from our special "April Fools" edition of Connection Time News, President Trump accuses our network of being "fake news."  Editor-in-chief...

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Sports

Potential For Stamford High Girls Tennis Team Is Undoubtedly High

Potential For Stamford High Girls Tennis Team Is Undoubtedly High

Randy Malak, Sports Editor

    The Stamford High Girls Tennis team has had a pretty mediocre season thus far, as they approach the midway mark with a subpar 3-10 record in the FCIAC. However, the real story is ...

May 2, 20171 Comment

A Throw Back In History

A Throw Back In History

May 1, 2017

Now, anyone who has played football knows just how competitive, cutthroat, and overall fun the sport is. However, those same aspects put the “u...

A Closer Look at SHS Lacrosse

A Closer Look at SHS Lacrosse

April 4, 2017

Round Table reporter Everett Dolan gets the inside scoop from Coach Nazz and seniors Dylan Fyffe and Anthony Oliveros on what this sport means to the students...

Unified Sports Coming to a Close

Unified Sports Coming to a Close

April 3, 2017

The season of 2017 Unified Sports is sadly coming to a close shortly. Tonight, April 3 will be the last tournament that the Black Knights will travel to, to attempt to finish the sea...

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Science / Technology

Tesla is Changing the Game

Tesla is Changing the Game

Nick Lucente, Science/Technology Editor

By now you have all heard of the company Tesla. We have all seen the electric cars driving around. They look sleek and are great for the environment, but there is much more...

February 22, 2017No Comments

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

Great Tech Gifts Under $100 for the Holidays

December 14, 2016

These tech items are what caught my eye for this year's holiday season... Amazon Echo Dot The Amazon Echo D...

Meet the Chromebook

Meet the Chromebook

November 14, 2016

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

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News

SHS Hosts Annual Career Fair

SHS Hosts Annual Career Fair

Kiran Jagtiani, Nikita Kumar, and Amy Liebman

On April 6, Stamford High hosted the annual Career Fair for students, featuring a variety of local professionals. SHS reporter Kiran Jagtiani and crew have more.

April 14, 2017No Comments

Cinderella Project Makes Prom Dreams Come True

Cinderella Project Makes Prom Dreams Come True

March 30, 2017

The Cinderella Project made its fourth glamorous appearance at Stamford High School on Thursday, March 23. New and gently used prom dresses were sold in ...

Poetry Slam Scheduled for April 27

Poetry Slam Scheduled for April 27

March 20, 2017

On April 27, SHS will host the annual poetry slam.  Cash prizes and free admission!  Watch this video for more info.

Students Organize Walkout to Protest Betsy DeVos

Students Organize Walkout to Protest Betsy DeVos

February 27, 2017

On Thursday, February 23, SHS students walked out of connection time in protest of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos. The protest was organized in conjunction...

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Features

The History of Prom

The History of Prom

Nicole Matura, Staff Writer

With prom season right around the corner, girls begin hunting dress stores left and right to find the perfect dress while boys start stressing over promposal ideas. Prom is...

May 9, 2017No Comments

Woody McGuiness: The Secret SHS Warrior

Woody McGuiness: The Secret SHS Warrior

May 4, 2017

Woody McGuiness, 17, is a senior at Stamford High School, but doubles as a Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Dan. This means Woody has reached the level of being a black belt, and in...

How to Get into an Ivy League Institution

How to Get into an Ivy League Institution

May 3, 2017

Well juniors (and/or super eager college-crazed underclassmen), this is certainly not the first time --and certainly not the last-- you’ll be hearing that it’s that tim...

Everything You Need to Know about AP Test Taking

Everything You Need to Know about AP Test Taking

April 27, 2017

It’s no secret that students at Stamford High take an inordinate number of advanced placement (AP) classes, in order to earn college credit, in hopes that it will translate to “skipping” a class in college. This sounds great on paper, but the ca...

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Opinions

Should Parents Prevent Their Children from Playing America’s Favorite Sport?

Should Parents Prevent Their Children from Playing America’s Favorite Sport?

Jacob Koester, Staff Writer

After multiple suicides and deaths of former NFL players, parents with children are wondering whether to let their children play football or not. Unfortunate examples include...

May 25, 2017No Comments

Why Seniors Should Have More Privileges

Why Seniors Should Have More Privileges

May 3, 2017

By the time we get around to our senior year, we are all just about over high school and ready to go to college. After three years of hard work, and the...

How the Minimum Wage Increase Positively Affects You and Millions of Other Americans

How the Minimum Wage Increase Positively Affects You and Millions of Other Americans

April 28, 2017

The start of 2017 brought minimum wage increases for 21 states, impacting not only teens (a widespread rumor—teens actually do not make up the majority...

SPS Transportation Inequalities Must Be Addressed

SPS Transportation Inequalities Must Be Addressed

March 7, 2017

There are many factors that affect grades at Stamford High School; could walking to school be one of them? Many parents encourage their children to...

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