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ESL Class of 2018 share their culture with food and more!

ESL Class of 2018 share their culture with food and more!

Makayla Maynard, Helen Hawkes, and Emily Garbarino

June 5, 2018

The English as a Second Language (ESL) program held their annual banquet honoring the seniors on Friday, May 25. “We have students from 15 different countries with 10 different languages in our class,” said ESL teacher Ms. Jackie VanGorden. Every student found a travel video from their country...

Eighth Grader Advice

Eighth Grader Advice

Emma Kintz

May 31, 2018

Many students assume that ninth grade is just another year. But ninth grade is getting you ready for high school. Your teachers will be harder and a lot more strict on you to prepare you for this important time in your life. Ninth grade is the year that colleges start to look at your grades. They can...

Parting freshman offers advice to incoming freshman class

Parting freshman offers advice to incoming freshman class

Madison Hentze

May 30, 2018

Hey there upcoming 9th graders, school stressing you out? Well, prepare to be overwhelmed even more! Just kidding… but you should really look into prepping for next year because some of your teachers won’t take it easy on you. Depending on the teacher, that is. Then again, this is only the scary p...

SHS teacher offers insights to senior class!

SHS teacher offers insights to senior class!

Ms. Susan Flad, SHS social studies teacher

May 29, 2018

Seniors: So, the time has come, the time is now to spread your wings and soar! But first, let’s take a walk down memory lane. When you were in the ninth grade, Dr. Curry became Superintendent of SASD. One memorable event for your class was the hoodie fundraiser. Aha, is it starting to come...

Hall of fame concert friday night

Hall of fame concert friday night

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer/ Social Media Editor

May 17, 2018

This year’s Hall of Fame Concert will be one to remember.  The concert is Friday, May 18 at 7:00 p.m. in the auditorium. They are inducting four new members into the Performing Arts Hall of Fame: Mr. David Cahn, Mr. Terry Flanagan, Mrs. Susan Jordan and Mr. Jason Throne. “This concert has short ...

Find your celebrity prom date here!

Find your celebrity prom date here!

Makayla Maynard, Staff Writer/ Information Editor

April 20, 2018

It finally the time of year, prom! Everyone is talking about who theyai??i??re taking to prom. Have you got your shoes, dress, suit and tie and hairstyle all picked out, but donai??i??t know who to go to prom with? Ever wanted to go to the prom with the celeb of your dreams? Well look no further, this quiz...

Science Olympiad to compete against top 36 schools in PA

Science Olympiad to compete against top 36 schools in PA

Makayla, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

The SHS Science Olympiad team competes at invitationals and EPC league, North East Regional, and the Pa State competitions. Science Olympiad competitions are like academic track meets, consisting of a series of 23 team events. Events are rotated to reflect the ever-changing nature of genetics, earth scien...

Should students be allowed more time on SAT tests?

Should students be allowed more time on SAT tests?

Makayla Maynard, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017

Your time is up! Put your pencils down and close your SAT answer booklets. This is something all students hear at least once in their high school career. Though every student's main goal in taking the SAT is to showcase their skills and performance levels to colleges, many feel unable to perform...

Fifty-Five SHS students qualify for FBLA state competition

Fifty-Five SHS students qualify for FBLA state competition

December 18, 2017

On December 11, 91 Stroudsburg students attended the Future Business Leaders of America Region 21 Leadership Conference at Camelback Mountain Resort. Ai??Other schools in attendance included: Ai??East Stroudsburg South, Pocono Mountain East, Pleasant Valley, Jim Thorpe, Lehighton, Panther Valley, and ...

Fall Photo Contest Winners are Here!

Fall Photo Contest Winners are Here!

Makayla Maynard, Staff Writer

December 4, 2017

Hello Stroudsburg students, the winners of the Fall Photo Contest are here! Here are the three winners; 1rst-Acadia Holbert 2nd-Erik Moreno 3rd-Calvin Leon To retrieve your prizes, visit C207 during periods 4 or 5. Once again, we thank you all for participating in the contest. Be sure to...

Common Grounds coffee shop heats up for the 2017-18 school year

Common Grounds coffee shop heats up for the 2017-18 school year

Makayla Maynard, Staff Writer

October 26, 2017

The Common Grounds re-opening took place this school year on Monday, September 25. Since its first opening on January 1, 2012, Common Grounds has been the place for staff and students to enjoy an affordable morning beverage and snack. The cozy shop was originally established by education consultant Ms. Sherri McIntyr...

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