The Round Table

SHS Hosts “Black is Beautiful” Discussion Panel

Thomas Agosto, Dean of Students February 23, 2021

On February 18, SHS offered an online "Black is Beautfiul" panel to students and staff. The panel was organized by Dean of Students Thomas Agosto.

The Stamford High School website has a link for everything you need to know about distance learning.

Why Remote Learning Works Better for Some Than Others

Katarina Matosevic , Correspondent December 14, 2020

How often do you find yourself staring at a screen? Are you on social media or are you doing your schoolwork?  There are many questions that can be asked about a student's overall screen time. As a...

Stamford high senior working on her college applications in class.

How the Global Pandemic has Impacted College Applications for High School Seniors Around the Country

Alba Alizoti, Correspondent November 24, 2020

Once again, that time of year has come for high school seniors: the dreaded college application process. Amidst all the traditions of senior year, from senior nights to pink outs to homecomings, students...

High school students often find themselves falling asleep in class due to the sleep deprivation caused by early school starting times.

Should Stamford Schools Start Later?

Chuanmai Husu, Correspondent November 18, 2020

Often in the morning, teenagers have the strong urge to go back to sleep after turning off their alarms. Some are even so sleepy that they find themselves starting to doze off on the ride to school and...

Cover of student Sofia Sarak's  book A Teenager's Life in Uncertainty

Stamford High Student Turns Author

Andrew Bagan, Correspondent November 16, 2020

The average high schooler is just worried about their academics and college applications, but others do much more than just that. Stamford High Senior (and my good friend) Sofia Sarak wrote the book A...

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How SHS Students are Adjusting to the Challenges of New Learning Models

Madeline Shapiro, Correspondent November 10, 2020

Since announcing the plans for the 2020-21 school year in response to Covid-19, Stamford Public School students have been adjusting to the two new school systems, the hybrid model and the Distance Teaching...

A classroom at Apples Preschool in Stamford, which has had to make accomodations in the wake of the pandemic.

How Coronavirus Has Impacted Early Childhood Education in Stamford

Claire Cody, Correspondent November 10, 2020

Making new friends, playing with toys, and learning your ABCs. These are all things you probably remember doing if you went to preschool. Because of the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic though, preschools...

Halloween in a Pandemic?

Halloween in a Pandemic?

Jena Spezano, Correspondent October 31, 2020

Due to Covid-19 many people have different plans for Halloween this year than they did last year.  Since there is a pandemic, people have to find socially distanced ways to celebrate the holiday.  The...

 Stamford’s Temple Beth El opened a playground in memory of 10-year-old Emmet Manheim who passed away last year.

Playground Dedicated to the Memory of 10-year-old Emmet Manheim

Jeremy Young , Correspondent October 28, 2020

  A new playground opened on Oct. 25 at Stamford’s Temple Beth El in memory of 10-year-old Emmet Manheim who passed away last year.  On Sunday, Oct. 25, a playground was opened in memory...

Teacher and Coach Matthew Harbilas past away Monday October 5

SHS Mourns the Loss of Beloved Teacher

Jimi Cosentino, Contributor October 16, 2020

On Oct. 5, 2020, Stamford High School lost a teacher, a coach, and a friend to so many, with the passing of Matthew Harbilas.  Harbilas played a significant role in both the Stamford and Norwalk communities....

Senior Edward Yudolevich is one of the three National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists from Stamford High School.

Stamford High Seniors Announced as National Merit Scholarship Semifinalists

Juliet Morris, Staff Writer October 6, 2020

It is no secret that Stamford High is full of smart people, but a few in particular stand out when it comes to the National Merit Scholarship Program. This incredible opportunity has about 7,600 scholarships...

Senior Annalise Fabricatore recently joined LiveGirl, an organization that promotes growth and development among middle school girls

Non-Profit Expands Services Virtually During Pandemic

Abby Guttman, Staff Writer October 1, 2020

Since 2014, an organization known as LiveGirl has been guiding young women from Connecticut into becoming strong, independent thinkers through engaging group sessions and a variety of programming.  Challenges...

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