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Thank You: Saying Goodbye to This Year’s Retiring Teachers

Thank You: Saying Goodbye to This Year’s Retiring Teachers

Taylor Yaghmaie, Anistyn Boshka, and Joe Nathanson

June 17, 2019

As the 2018-2019 school year comes to an end, we reflect on the contributions students and staff made to the Stamford High School Community. Stamford High School is a family in which each individual has their own immense impact on our Black Knight community. Stamford High fosters some teachers that ...

Seniors Receive Letters From Freshman Selves

Seniors Receive Letters From Freshman Selves

Amanda Olshan and Rebecca Rakowitz

June 14, 2019

Four years ago, Features Editor Rebecca Rakowitz organized a project where freshmen wrote letters to themselves as seniors, which were delivered by email at the end of this May. Current Features Editor Amanda Olshan talked to them about how they've changed over the last four years...

What the Hell? The Satanic Temple Isn’t What You Might Think

What the Hell? The Satanic Temple Isn’t What You Might Think

Isabella Sorial, Editor-in-Chief

June 14, 2019

Would you be interested in joining an organization that promotes equality, rejects tyranny and advocates practical ethical values? A few months ago I felt lost. It seemed like all I saw were twitter battles and fake news on facebook. The left was a little too sensitive and the right was too religious. I...

Have a Great Summer – But Wear Your Sunscreen!

Have a Great Summer – But Wear Your Sunscreen!

Zoie Chan, Arts Editor

June 13, 2019

As summer readily approaches, we are constantly reminded to put on sunscreen. Though most of us have heard warnings about going straight into the sun bare faced, not many of us know the actual extent of the risk. Whether it is conserving a youthful appearance or protecting yourself against skin cancer, s...

Being More Eco-Friendly Starts With YOU!

Being More Eco-Friendly Starts With YOU!

Shayna Druckman, Editor-in-Chief

June 10, 2019

With youth protests about climate change, plastic straw bans, and videos of an urgent Bill Nye circling on Twitter it is clear that the world is facing mounting concerns about the fate of our environment. Stirring widespread anger and fear to activate the public is one thing, but implementing real ch...

Should People Be Able to Pay to Get Into College?

Should People Be Able to Pay to Get Into College?

Isabella Sorial, Editor-in-Chief

June 10, 2019

Rich families have been paying to get their kids into prestigious universities for a long time. On the surface, this seems to be cruel for the little guy and tends to expand the privilege of the elite but, in fact, there are many reasons the little guy is actually helped in this ordeal. You may be s...

Round Table Releases Unpublished Poetry of Truman Capote

Round Table Releases Unpublished Poetry of Truman Capote

Rose Gallagher and John Bolognino

June 6, 2019

Upon looking around at your peers, I’m sure you can identify those who are liable to go far in life: which students will be Broadway stars, poet laureates or Silicon Valley moguls. So it was with literary icon Truman Capote’s peers at Greenwich High School, where the Round Table recently discovered...

Seniors Depart SHS for Internships

Seniors Depart SHS for Internships

Brycelin Stalteri and Danielle Nugent

May 22, 2019

Each year at Stamford High, a group of seniors depart campus in May to participate in an internship program. Reporers Danielle Nugent and Bruycelin Stalteri spoke with some of these seniors during their final days at SHS.

Creative “Promposals” Take SHS By Storm

Creative “Promposals” Take SHS By Storm

Lauren Ferrajina, Reporter

May 16, 2019

Promposals are the newest and latest trend to go around high schools across the world, and they truly show how prom is a huge deal. The more creative your promposal is, the more you get noticed. The Stamford High prom is always one of the events that everyone looks forward to in their junior and senior...

SHS Students Share College Decisions

SHS Students Share College Decisions

Joe Nathanson, Reporter

May 7, 2019

Reporter Joe Nathanson interviews SHS students about decision day.

Following the Process of a Young Designer

Following the Process of a Young Designer

Evena Desther, Staff Writer

April 30, 2019

Recently, I followed Emory Ciocci, a junior at Stamford High School, on her latest work. Ciocci wants to eventually pursue fashion merchandising and currently is enrolled in Fashion Merchandising and Construction level 3 at Stamford High. The class focuses on reinforcing techniques learned from the mor...

Upperclassmen Discuss Marking Parking Spots

Upperclassmen Discuss Marking Parking Spots

Joe Nathanson, Reporter

April 8, 2019

Our 2019 Sports Editor Joe Nathanson talks with upperclassmen about whether the spots in the student lot should be reserved for individual students.

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