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The Acceptance Project hosts first meeting this Thursday

The Acceptance Project hosts first meeting this Thursday

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

The Acceptance Project will be hosting its first meeting of the year on Thursday from 2:30-4:00 in Room C101. The mission statement of The Acceptance Project is “To create the mediators of TOMORROW to continue the conversations of TODAY." The Acceptance Project seeks to facilitate dialogue on ...

Voter Registration opportunity at Open House tonight

Voter Registration opportunity at Open House tonight

Taha Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

September 12, 2019

Tonight at Stroudsburg High School’s annual Open House The Acceptance Project will be hosting a voter registration drive. The drive will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. inside the main entrance.  Food and refreshments will be available.  For those unfamiliar with The Acceptance Project, it is a student-run club ...

Pleasant Valley hosts Memorial game in honor of Schyler Herman

Pleasant Valley hosts Memorial game in honor of Schyler Herman

Jasmyn Sanchez, Staff Writer

June 9, 2019

Competitive, humorous , kind, and compassionate. This is how Schyler Herman was described by her teammates. On June 6, 2019 Pleasant Valley High School hosted a memorial game for Schyler Herman, in which the proceeds benefited the Schyler Strong Foundation, and where her jersey number was retired...

Stroud Region Open Space offers summer activities

Stroud Region Open Space offers summer activities

Valerie Camacho, Staff Writer

June 4, 2019

The weather is getting warmer, summer is around the corner, and school’s almost out! Everyone will have some free time on their hands. What a great opportunity to go have some fun at Stroud Region Open Space! Stroud Region Open Space & Recreation Commission connects with the community through ...

Moving Up Day 2019: Juniors move up and seniors move out!

Moving Up Day 2019: Juniors move up and seniors move out!

June 3, 2019

Last week, at Moving Up Day (a tradition since 1932) Stroudsburg High School, the junior class replaces the senior class. Also, seniors are awarded $100,000 worth 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...

SHS newspaper and local business team up to enhance social media

SHS newspaper and local business team up to enhance social media

Bryanna Morykan, Staff writer

June 2, 2019

Meeting deadlines, collaborating with colleagues, clashing with classmates, finding new ideas that will help market your product, etc. Ah, the challenge of running a small business. These are some of the challenges the Mountaineer newspaper staff knows well.  They gain most of their knowledge by worki...

SHS newspaper awarded “Distinguished Site” status

SHS newspaper awarded “Distinguished Site” status

Jasmyn Sanchez, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019

For the first time since becoming a digital publication, the Mountaineer newspaper staff has been named a "Distinguished Site."  The award is given to top quality newspapers by Scholastic Newspapers Online (SNO). SNO hosts 2,814 websites, in which 2,375 are high school news sites. The Mountaineer was also one of o...

Technology Coach trains Creative Writing students on WeVideo

Technology Coach trains Creative Writing students on WeVideo

Cassandra Oppelt, Staff Writer

May 21, 2019

Creative writing students at SHS are using WeVideo to bring their language to life -- thanks to the efforts of Ms. Joy Kirk, a Technology Coach in the SASD. For this project, Kirk has been working with Mr. Matt Sobrinski's Creative Writing class. The instructors are working with students, helping...

Wing Night comes to SHS

Wing Night comes to SHS

Kimberly Sanchez, Staff Writer

May 18, 2019

I am pretty sure we have all tried wings before. Stroudsburg High School is hosting an event that is called “Wing Night”. It will be taking place in the Stroudsburg High School cafeteria on May 17, 2019. It is one dollar for admission and it comes with a drink as well. Each wing will cost 55 cent...

Obtain general primary election and voter registration information here

Obtain general primary election and voter registration information here

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Managing Editor/Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2019

The 2019 Pennsylvania primary elections will take place on  Tuesday, May 21, 2019. Primary elections are held by political parties to nominate the candidates who will compete in the general election in November. Pennsylvania primary elections are closed, meaning you can only vote in a political party’s...

ESU to host unique book club with author present to answer questions

ESU to host unique book club with author present to answer questions

Valerie Camacho, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019

Have you ever wanted a chance to ask the author of your favorite book questions? How about given the author feedback on it? East Stroudsburg University’s One Book, One Campus program will allow you to do just that. The program which was established in 2013 has decided on their next read: Beartown by...

Habitat for Humanity helps people work their way into homes

Habitat for Humanity helps people work their way into homes

Nicole Sanzi, Staff Writer

May 7, 2019

Have you ever wanted to help build a house or help out in your community? Well, you can check it off your bucket list if you work with Habitat for Humanity. Habitat for Humanity began in 1976 by Clarence Jordan, with the vision of “Partnership Housing.” This is the idea of volunteers working t...

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