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Furry Friends at JSC

Furry Friends at JSC

Amanda Charowsky, Edtior

April 9, 2019


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First grade students bustled into the cafeteria, all looking forward to seeing two very special guests - a dog, and a cat, residents of the Hillside SPCA shelter in Cressona. Their arrival was signaled by students whirling around in their seats and pointing as volunteers Michaela Royer and Matthew Leit...

A Production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame

A Production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

April 7, 2019


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     It’s hard to believe that’s it's been a full year since the Drama Club took us to the wonderful world of business with How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying, but with a new year comes a new musical. This year they have taken us to Paris with a performance of The Hunchback of No...

Turning a Dream into a Reality

Turning a Dream into a Reality

Greta Snukis, Staffer

March 29, 2019


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The Young Entrepreneurs Academy is run through the Schuylkill Chamber of Commerce. Students learn how to run businesses and become owners of their own companies. Students can learn about manufacturing businesses, retail, and so much more through the YEA program. Junior Samantha Mihoda, a participant in the...

Lengel K’nex the pieces

Lengel K’nex the pieces

Alexis Yoder, Editor-in-Chief

March 29, 2019


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Fifth grade students in Mrs. Amy Digris's class competed in the 2019 STEM Design Challenge featuring K'nex Regional Competition, which held at the Schuylkill Intermediate Unit. Teams across Pennsylvania who competed were tasked with creating a machine that can move three objects at least six inches acr...

The Success of Mini-THON

The Success of Mini-THON

Justin Lescavage, Staffer

March 28, 2019


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On Friday March 22, the fifth annual Mini-THON was held at the high school. Mini-THONs are held statewide, encouraging individuals to donate funds to cover the costs childhood cancer presents. Mini-THONs often include activities such as basketball, dodgeball, bean bag tosses, and a glow dance party....

Students Participate in PBIS Event on March 15

Students Participate in PBIS Event on March 15

Michael Johnson-Ponce and Justin Lescavage, Editor and Staffer

March 21, 2019


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On Friday March 15, students at the high school who displayed good behavior participated in a school-wide event. The last PBIS event was  a basketball game that teachers could participate in, with added entertainment from the pep band. Students had much more choice this time around, with about twenty ...

Students Learn About Diversity, Stigma, and Acceptance

Students Learn About Diversity, Stigma, and Acceptance

Justin Lescavage, Staffer

March 12, 2019


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On Friday March 8, every student from the high school was given a presentation called ‘Diversity, Stigma, and Acceptance.’ The presentation was given by Mrs. Jess Nestor, the Accounting and Human Resource Manager of Concept Pharmacy Services and Vice President of Schuylkill Autism Society, and ...

Foreign Language Week

Foreign Language Week

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

March 11, 2019


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   “Languages are the key to the world.” That was the slogan for the 2019 Foreign Language Week. During the week of March 4 to 8, every language, German, French, and Spanish, this week had a day dedicated to it. A student taking that language spoke before the regular announcements that morning. Fir...

Just Keep Swimming

Just Keep Swimming

Greta Snukis, Staffer

March 8, 2019


Filed under Features, News, Showcase, Sports

Three talented senior athletes achieved greatness at the 2019 District XI Swimming Championships. Kylie Tohill, Zachary Turnitza, and Jordan Young scored 1,000 points throughout their high school sports career. Countless relays, swimming events, and hard work were needed to make this possible. Most...

Students Learn About Beneficial Summer Camp

Students Learn About Beneficial Summer Camp

Justin Lescavage, Staffer

March 7, 2019


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On Wednesday March 6, the sophomore and junior classes were presented with an opportunity to expand on their experiences with college. The students learned about a program called ‘PA Free Enterprise.’ The camp takes place at the Lycoming College campus and, for one week, the Pennsylvania College ...

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