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  • An Open Letter to my Senior Year
  • Reflecting on Ramadan
  • Summer Reading Lists for 2017
  • SHS Undercover Star: Alexis Reyes
  • Ten Things You Can Do With Your Summer
  • Why We Should Revert to the Old Attendance Policy
  • Governor’s Ball Music Festival 2017 Reviewed
  • Meet Our Graduation Speaker

Distractions

Ten Things You Can Do With Your Summer

Ten Things You Can Do With Your Summer

Jessica Infante, Staff Writer

  Visit Colleges! Next school year, juniors will be applying to colleges. Why not check them out before applying? It’s a great experience to get a feel for the campus this summer. Now, visiting colleges...

June 15, 2017No Comments

It’s Not a Photo Without Photoshop!

It’s Not a Photo Without Photoshop!

June 12, 2017

Nowadays social media plays an enormous role in everyone’s life, but what we see on the Internet and even in magazines is not always that truthful. Over...

Seniors Learn to Drive Stick

Seniors Learn to Drive Stick

June 9, 2017

Round Table staffer Bevy Rutledge was kind enough to let a few clueless seniors "practice" driving a manual transmission in her car. Enjoy this video of...

Burger Quest: Buffalo Wild Wings

Burger Quest: Buffalo Wild Wings

June 6, 2017

Hey there! So today’s burger is from a place where you probably don’t immediately think of burgers. Today’s restaurant is Buffalo Wild Wings, I mean...

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Sports

Stamford Softball: Postseason Recap

Stamford Softball: Postseason Recap

Kristin Osburn, Staff Writer

The softball team went into the postseason with an 18-2 record.  When finding out they were placed as third seed in the FCIAC tournament, they were excited.  Being the ...

June 13, 2017No Comments

Boys Lacrosse: Season Recap

Boys Lacrosse: Season Recap

June 13, 2017

Historically, Stamford has never really been known for our dominant lacrosse programs.  With top teams in the nation such as Darien and Greenwich playing...

NBA Finals Game 3 Preview: Can the Warriors Wrap it Up?

NBA Finals Game 3 Preview: Can the Warriors Wrap it Up?

June 7, 2017

Entering the 2016/17 NBA Season, the reigning Western Conference Champions, the Golden State Warriors, were tipped as the favorites to lift the Larry O'Brien...

Football Looks to Fill Big Gaps for 2017 Season

Football Looks to Fill Big Gaps for 2017 Season

June 5, 2017

Coming off of a 3-7 season, the Black Knight football team is looking to the future as they kick off their spring practices. The team graduates some notable...

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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

Summer Reading Lists for 2017

Summer Reading Lists for 2017

SHS English Department

Summer's finally here, and you know what that means - you can finally get started on all that summer reading and get a jump on next year!  Well, maybe that's not the first...

June 19, 2017No Comments

Meet Our Graduation Speaker

Meet Our Graduation Speaker

June 14, 2017

Each year, the senior class looks forward to hearing about their graduation speaker. This year’s speaker is sure to be a crowd pleaser. Graduation spe...

Teachers Have Mixed Reactions on Potential Switch to Block Schedule

Teachers Have Mixed Reactions on Potential Switch to Block Schedule

June 13, 2017

Block Scheduling a Go or a No?   There’s been a rumor that block scheduling is being considered for next year's schedule, and there hasn’t...

Upward Bound hosts Multicultural Night

Upward Bound hosts Multicultural Night

June 12, 2017

Upward Bound, a college prep organization here at SHS, recently held its annual multicultural night. Round Table reporter Jenny Collantes has more.

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Features

An Open Letter to my Senior Year

An Open Letter to my Senior Year

Jessica Torrellas, Staff Writer

Dear Senior Year, I was so excited to finally meet you in September. To step into the halls as an upperclassmen. To prepare myself for the last year of high school. I thought...

June 21, 2017No Comments

Reflecting on Ramadan

Reflecting on Ramadan

June 21, 2017

Celebrated by Muslims all around the globe, Ramadan is a holy Islamic holiday (this year occurring mostly in June) dedicated to fasting, prayer, and meditation. It’s acknowledged...

Faculty Advice for Graduating Seniors

Faculty Advice for Graduating Seniors

June 13, 2017

Junior Brianna Jean decided to ask some of the SHS faculty what advice they had for the class of 2017. Here are their words of wisdom.

Five Restaurants Teens Need in Stamford

Five Restaurants Teens Need in Stamford

June 12, 2017

As the school year comes to an end, so does eating the same old bagged lunch everyday. With warmer weather comes the desire to ditch our home cooked meals and opt for a nice...

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Opinions

Why We Should Revert to the Old Attendance Policy

Why We Should Revert to the Old Attendance Policy

J.P. Matthew, Staff Writer

“You can’t graduate!” Imagine being told this due to the number of absences you have. Tragic, right?  With the current attendance policy in Stamford’s high schools,...

June 15, 2017No Comments

The War on Google Classroom

The War on Google Classroom

June 9, 2017

Although it was created to make staying up to date on schoolwork and projects more convenient, Google Classroom seems to have done the complete opposi...

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

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

May 25, 2017

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

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...

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