Presumably, by the time teenagers graduate from high school, they should have learned the necessary fundamentals to be able to handle whatever life throws their way. But what about subjects that will help students navigate life once they leave the day-to-day watchful eyes of parents and teachers? Should schools teach subjects such as cooking for health, coping skills to manage stress, understanding taxes, building wealth, applying for loans, and interviewing for jobs?
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Women’s history month was not always celebrated for an entire month each year. Beginning in 1911, International Women’s Day occurred annually on March 8th. This inspired the annual occurrence of Women’s History Week during March in the school district of Sonoma County, California, in 1978.
Some may wonder what it’s like to juggle two sports in the same season at Spartanburg Day School. In this reflection, Cate Schwendimann explains her experiences while participating in two sports at once.
Should students be required to participate in a sport during a global pandemic? In her editorial, Lilly Garritson compares the positive and negative aspects of athletics during this time.
We’ve made it to second semester, and everyone is patiently waiting for news about the 2021 Special Studies week! Here's what we know.
“The Hounds” is a band formed by sophomores Finch Webster and Chapman Atkins. Recently, they performed on the Presnell lawn during lunch, and in the past, locations like The Fr8 Yard and RJ Rockers. The genre of songs they typically play is very punk/grunge rock, which matches their energy on stage. After watching them perform at school, we knew we had to do a Q&A with them.
Have you ever wanted to pack your bags and head for the state of Colorado? A place where wide, open prairies give way immediately to snow-capped mountains and evergreen forests. If so, here are the recommended places to travel to, the packing list, and extra advice you need to enjoy an amazing adventure out west!
Have you ever wondered what type of furry friend you’d be? Man’s best friend comes in different shapes, sizes, and personalities for us to love. To find out which dog breed you would be like, take our quiz below. Keep track of your answers, and your results will be revealed at the end of the quiz.
Recently, there has been a significant spike in interest from Gen Zers to vote. These young adults have come together and brought national attention to topics important to their generation, such as gun control or climate change. These young people want to make sure that lawmakers are in tune with protecting our most precious resources: our fellow citizens and our planet.