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SHS students specialize in school spirit

SHS students specialize in school spirit

Brianna Mydosh, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


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Dress downs, pep rallies, and music on Fridays: Stroudsburg High School is starting off the new school year with school spirit like no other school! Fans at football games have shown great school spirit. Many students have gone to great extents for a variety of school themes. For football games, ...

The dress code turns ten years old

The dress code turns ten years old

Daniel J. Dorry, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


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Is the Stroudsburg Area School District dress code policy effective? The dress code policy in the Stroudsburg Area School District was first implemented in 2008. Since that date, students and staff have debated just how effective it has been. Before the dress code was created, there were many di...

Mini-THON has a new look this year

Mini-THON has a new look this year

Kimberly Sanchez, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


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Mini-THON is an overnight event and fundraiser for FTK (For The Kids), a non-profit organization that raises money for pediatric cancer. The proceeds go towards research, cost of care, and making sure special care providers are able to take care of children who are suffering from pediatric cancer. This ...

Stroudsburg Area School District implements new safety measures

Stroudsburg Area School District implements new safety measures

Jasmyn Sanchez, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


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The Stroudsburg Area School District is constantly implementing new measures to ensure and improve the safety of Stroudsburg students. These measures include canine searches, revised lock down drills, more security guards, as well as others. In previous years, lockdown procedures required students to hudd...

Teachers create new classes, students provide input

Teachers create new classes, students provide input

Isabella Pretell, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


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Nearly every year, new classes are added to Stroudsburg High School’s educational curriculum, providing students with more options when scheduling classes. Throughout the school year, teachers in different departments meet regularly to discuss a variety of topics, including the possibility of creating ...

SHS updates cell phone policy for students

SHS updates cell phone policy for students

Gabriel Howard, Staff Writer

October 9, 2018


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Instead of hearing the familiar “tap tap” of cell phones, teachers are hearing students’ conversations about the recent change in the SASD's cell phone policy.  The policy states that students are now required to put their phones inside cubbies at the beginning of every class. The devices wi...

Google Classroom helps students and educators at SHS

Google Classroom  helps students and educators at SHS

Elijah Ewers, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


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Have you ever forgot to do a homework assignment? Or to complete a project within the appropriate deadline? With the help of Google Classroom, students have the ability to complete assignments right at their fingertips -- and from practically anywhere at any time. “If students have access to Google Classro...

New bridge connects high school students to the community

New bridge connects high school students to the community

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Editor

September 28, 2018


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The Stroud Region Open Space and Recreation Commission (SROSRC) partnered with Stroud Township and the Stroudsburg Area School District to build a Pocono Creek Pedestrian Bridge, which spans the McMichaels Creek. The bridge connects the SHS campus with the end of Knights Street. This new bridge pro...

Moving Up Day 2018: Juniors move up and seniors move out

Moving Up Day 2018: Juniors move up and seniors move out

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

June 8, 2018


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Last week, at Moving Up Day (a tradition since 1932) Stroudsburg High School, the junior class replaces the senior class. Also, seniors are awarded scholarships and new beginnings as they prepare to move out of high school. Enjoy these photos from moving up day and see if you're in it! ...

Ready Set Run: Stroudsburg’s specialty running store

Ready Set Run: Stroudsburg’s specialty running store

Anthony Cusumano, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


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If you like running and jogging and want to get better, Ready Set Run is a unique running store located in Stroudsburg PA A Lot of people from the Stroudsburg Area School District go to Ready Set Run to get equipment. Ready Set Run offers programs for all age groups. This includes Forward Motion,  h...

Annual Quiet Valley Rooster Run coming this July!

Annual Quiet Valley Rooster Run coming this July!

Cory Delossantos, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


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Do you want to get outside this summer?  Run through the woods like a rooster?  Well, here's your chance. During the month of July, Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm will host its annual Rooster Run 5k Cross Country Race and Walk. The trail walk/run weaves right through the rolling hills of...

Gamer’s Edge: a daily Geek fest

Gamer’s Edge: a daily Geek fest

Ethan Jones, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


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Have you ever wanted to go to a place and let your inner geek out, without judgment or scrutiny? Well, if you head down West Main Street, you will find the safe haven of all geeks in Stroudsburg. Found at this address: 580 Main Street, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania 18360. Gamer’s Edge was founded by geeks fo...

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