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King of Hearts Pep Rally pumps up student body!

King of Hearts Pep Rally pumps up student body!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

February 19, 2019


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The King of Hearts Pep Rally consisted of a presentation of the King of Hearts candidates, performances by the Marching Band, Step Team, and Colorguard, as well as other activities. The class of 2019 King of Hearts nominees included: Sergio Butron, Adam Adam, Shu-Yu Chen, Gabriel Howard, Sami Khamis, Benny...

Unique Valentine’s Day cards on sale during all lunches

Unique Valentine’s Day cards on sale during all lunches

Alanna Christman, Staff Writer

February 7, 2019


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Environmental Club members practice what they preach: they used old newspapers to create beautiful, original Valentine’s Day cards! Students may purchase these thoughtful cards during all lunches for 50 cents each. Proceeds go to the Environmental Club. The cards will be available until February...

Online Mountaineer Bulletin Board

Online Mountaineer Bulletin Board

January 25, 2019


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Attention music lovers: Comment your February Playlist today!

Attention music lovers: Comment your February Playlist today!

Alanna Christman, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019


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It’s the month of January, when school is restarting and everyone’s slowly falling into the new year. February excites us into the world of hearts for Valentine’s Day! February is the month of dazzling romances and trustworthy friendships, so we have a theme. . .love songs and break up songs! Please...

SHS cheerleaders place 10th at states!

SHS cheerleaders place 10th at states!

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff writer

January 14, 2019


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Update: The girls competed Friday against over 20 teams in their panel and made it straight through to finals. On Saturday morning, the cheerleaders competed once more to secure one of the top spots in the state. They earned 10th in the state out of all the teams that competed in panel A and B the...

The Mountaineer newspaper earns Audience Engagement Badge!

The Mountaineer newspaper earns Audience Engagement Badge!

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Managing Editor/Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2019


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The Mountaineer newspaper earned its first-ever Audience Engagement Badge from the Scholastic Newspaper Organization this December! The SHS newspaper achieved this prestigious award by meeting a minimum traffic threshold, posting on social media on a daily basis, and maintaining more than 1,000 followers combined...

What do you MEME?

What do you MEME?

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

January 9, 2019


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Meme: an element of a culture or system of behavior that may be considered to be passed from one individual to another by different means, especially imitation. Urban Dictionary definition of meme: The cure of depression. Enjoy the meme gallery below!

Staff Holiday Show is a smashing success!

Staff Holiday Show is a smashing success!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

January 3, 2019


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The annual SHS Holiday Show took place the day before the December break. Teachers and other staff joined together to perform skits, dances, and songs for the students. Enjoy this gallery from the show!

SHS graduates return to perform at the annual alumni show!

SHS graduates return to perform at the annual alumni show!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

December 19, 2018


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Each year the SHS music department organizes an alumni show. Graduates traveled from near and far to perform with the current show choir members. A highlight of the evening was when the singers performed the notorious song "Fruit Cake". Enjoy the photo gallery below of the current students and...

Teachers win annual basketball game against the students!

Teachers win annual basketball game against the students!

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

December 10, 2018


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Last Friday our students and teachers competed in the annual basketball game against each other. For the fourth consecutive year in a row the teachers beat the students. Check out the "ankle-breaking" photos from the game below!  

Annual Musicfest showcases all SASD music programs

Annual Musicfest showcases all SASD music programs

Helana Hunter, Staff Photographer

December 6, 2018


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Vendors from around the Poconos area and some that are from as far away as Staten Island came to Stroudsburg High School for this year’s craft fest/musicfest  last Saturday. The music part was covered by student orchestras, bands and choruses from SHS. Musical groups from the sixth through 12th...

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