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25 Days Until Mini-THON Update!

25 Days Until Mini-THON Update!

Emily Garbarino, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, News, Showcase

There are just 25 days left until Mini-THON! Mini-THON is quickly approaching, so here are some updates: Donor drive has closed this past Friday and we have an official number of 634 dancers! Remember, you must raise at least $45 in your donor drive to get into mini-THON. You can raise this money...

Stroudsburg’s rifle team fights for their budget

Stroudsburg’s rifle team fights for their budget

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, News

Last month the Stroudsburg High School rifle team received a grant from the NRA Foundation worth $4,730. The money would go to equipment for the team. With controversy and fear associated with the decision, the school board rejected the grant. The team already struggles with outdated equipment. The ...

The Art Show celebrates 40th Anniversary this weekend!

The Art Show celebrates 40th Anniversary this weekend!

Victoria Arce, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

This Friday and Saturday SHS will be holding its 40th annual Art Show! Hundreds of submissions from Kindergarten to 12th grade will be showing off their beautiful work to the community and their peers. The young artists have been working very hard to showcase their best work. Although only art students...

The 10th grade class comes to the High school with a bang!

The 10th grade class comes to the High school with a bang!

Tanajah Rieara

April 3, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, News, Student Life

The 10th grade class has been doing a fantastic job at getting students involved with their events while raising money for their class. From selling pop-sockets to the fresh idea of Live Action Clue, our site would like to shed some light on their tremendous work. We talked to Ms. Shari Griswold about how th...

50 Days Until Mini-THON – Update

50 Days Until Mini-THON – Update

Emily Garbarino, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

Mini-THON is quickly approaching us! It’s only 50 days away. In preparation for May 11-12th, mini-THON executives have been putting together various fundraisers and events. This past Monday, donor drive links went live so all participants can sign up and start raising money for the event. You have...

Time for your chance to “Walk with a Doc”

Time for your chance to “Walk with a Doc”

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

March 20, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Entertainment, News

The local St. Luke's is hosting an upcoming educational opportunity April 9. The new program series is called "Walk with a Doc". Participants that attend the program's walk have the chance to listen in on an educational briefing. Questions for the presenter are encouraged for those interested. ...

Parallels Writing Club seeks creative students

Parallels Writing Club seeks creative students

Seth Alkhuja, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Uncategorized

The Parallels writing club meets every Wednesday from 2:30-4 in C125 with Ms. Shari Griswold. Though attendance is not mandatory, it is encouraged. In the club, students perform different writing activities and work off of prompts. They then share and critique each others' work. Examples of their...

The Diversity Council to host open mic night

The Diversity Council to host open mic night

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

Stroudsburg will be holding an Open Mic Night on Thursday, March 29 from 6:30 p.m. until 10 p.m. All sales go to the Diversity Council. This will be held in the faculty dining room with lowered lights to give it the “coffee house” feel. There will be snacks and refreshments throughout the night. Anyo...

The American Red Cross blood drive reaches out to high school kids again

The American Red Cross blood drive reaches out to high school kids again

Karissa Belzer, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, News

Yesterday, the American Red Cross hosted a blood drive in the high school auxiliary gym. Students who had filled out a form and turned it in to the guidance office were able to donate. The local National Honor Society chapter provided support and food to those after they donated. "With every donation...

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


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

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...

SHS Health Science Club set to visit hospital

SHS Health Science Club set to visit hospital

Sean Pickett, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

Have you ever wanted to pursue a career in any health science? If so, SHS's Health Science Club is perfect for you! Meetings are typically every other Friday after school in co-adviser Mr. Hakim’s room, E-214. To sign up, simply show up and sign in. On Wednesday, March 14, the Health Science Club will be taking a...

SHS Environmental Club raises high school scholarship funds through the Yuda bands organization

SHS Environmental Club raises high school scholarship funds through the Yuda bands organization

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017


Filed under Clubs & Activities

She works five days a week till 1:00 a.m., and gets up every day at 5:00 a.m. Maria drives hours away from home to work, just so she can afford a basic high school education. As a result, Maria only goes to school twice a week. Maria knows there is nothing else she can do, and that her parent’s ...

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