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SHS 2017 Salutatorian Taylor Flanagan shares his insights about the honor

SHS 2017 Salutatorian Taylor Flanagan shares his insights about the honor

Lauren Bruckstein

June 6, 2017

Describe your feelings about earning this impressive award. I am very honored and happy to have received such an award, as I know there are countless other people who are equally as worthy of earning the title. Which teacher/educator has been most influential in your academic success? A lot o...

SHS 2017 Valedictorian Christopher Vo shares insights about the honor

SHS 2017 Valedictorian Christopher Vo shares insights about the honor

Lauren Bruckstein

June 6, 2017

Describe your feelings about earning this impressive award. I am very honored to receive this prestigious award especially since there are so many talented individuals in the Class of 2017. By earning this award, it confirms that hard work and determination can go a long way. Also, I could not have ...

Senior Anthony Wong composes song for Hall of Fame concert

Senior Anthony Wong composes song for Hall of Fame concert

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

May 11, 2017

Each year, the SHS Orchestra, Choir, and Concert Bands perform a song together at the annual Hall of Fame Concert. This yearai??i??s (2017) song, Now Iai??i??m Free, Ai??was written by SHS senior Anthony Wong, who participates in all three music ensembles -- Orchestra, Choir, and Band. Wong began his pass...

SHS teachers share their thoughts for Teacher Appreciation Week !

Golden apple on white background. High resolution 3D image.

Lauren Bruckstein and Mara Batt

May 8, 2017

Often times, teachers are not given enough credit. They make creative assignments, they grade endlessly, and they put up with us. Teachers play a big part in shaping the future of each generation and providing us with the knowledge and discipline we need to succeed. In honor of Teacher Appreciation week (Monda...

Junior high students – What do you want to know about SHS?

Junior high students - What do you want to know about SHS?

Lauren Bruckstein, Writer

April 20, 2017

This is a space for all Stroudsburg Junior High School students to "comment" any questions or concerns they have about going into high school. Responses from Stroudsburg High School students should be expected for every question or comment! This should be informative and helpful. Comment at the bottom...

SHS Relay For Life is Open to all SHS Students

SHS Relay For Life is Open to all SHS Students

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

April 11, 2017

After much hard work, Key Clubai??i??s Relay For Life team has been able to raise about $700. dollars. They are excitedly hoping to exceed a goal of $1,000 before Relay For Life on June 17. Relay for Life is a 24 hour event which raises money in support of the American Cancer Society. Participants h...

SHS librarian shares novel with students in the Bronx

SHS librarian shares novel with students in the Bronx

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

March 4, 2017

The Zorki Chronicles, which was released in 2013, is currently making an impact on the lives of high school students. At a disadvantaged school in the Bronx, Lehman High School, SHS librarian and author Mr. William Lowenburg shared his novel with a class of 15 high school seniors. Teacher Vicki Mc...

How Vegetarians Help the Environment

How Vegetarians Help the Environment

Lauren Bruckstein

February 2, 2017

Are vegans just crazy hipsters refusing to follow the social norm? Vegetarians and vegans may have various reasons for choosing their diets, but no matter what their motives are, they are positively impacting our world! They improve important environmental factors such as reducing climate change and...

Key Club creates Relay For Life team, selling t-shirts for the cause

This is the t-shirt design created by junior Cristee Lee.

Lauren Bruckstein

January 27, 2017

Stroudsburg High Schoolai??i??s Key Club has created a Relay for Life team this year -- and they are selling t-shirts to help raise money for this worthwhile cause. Relay for Life is an event that raises money for the American Cancer Society. Many Relay for Life events are held, with teams raising...

Holiday Door Decorating Contest: Take the Mountaineer’s Virtual Door Tour

Holiday Door Decorating Contest: Take the Mountaineer's Virtual Door Tour

Gabby Buchanan and Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016

Last week, Student Government hosted a door decorating contest for the holiday season. For those of you who were unable to appreciate all of the door decorations, we have provided you with a Virtual Door Tour. Each homeroom had just over one week to decorate their doors to the best of their abilities. The...

Evolution of the Selfie: the sky’s the limit, or is it?

Evolution of the Selfie: the sky's the limit, or is it?

Lauren Bruckstein, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

Selfies are a huge part of the social norm in our generation. They are not new, but they have undergone a tremendous evolution in the past decade. Before cameras, self portraits were hand-painted. These portraits were all about a personai??i??s status and importance. There seems to be a similar meaning...

Nine students sign with colleges to continue their athletic careers — See photo gallery

Nine students sign with colleges to continue their athletic careers -- See photo gallery

Lauren Bruckstein

November 15, 2016

For nine Stroudsburg High School athletes, the countless hours and dedication to their perspective sport has paid off. On Wednesday November 9, they all signed to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. The following students signed to continue their baseball careers. AJ Denny signed...

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