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SHS utilizing social media to help students and staff communicate

SHS utilizing social media to help students and staff communicate

Bryanna Morykan, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

What many teachers feel is hurting students may actually be the key to promoting Stroudsburg High School. When it comes to the topic of social media, people often either love the idea of it or hate it. When asked if social media is beneficial in promoting our school, our principal Mr. Jeffrey Sodl ...

Describe Yourself In 5 Words or Less Contest Winners!!

Describe Yourself In 5 Words or Less Contest Winners!!

Gabrielle Buchanan, Staff Writer

October 5, 2018

The Mountaineer staff would like to thank everyone who submitted a description of yourself in 5 words or less to our contest. The response was fabulous. After a great debate, we chose the 3 winners. Winners should pick up their prizes in room C207 during period 4.  Winners: "No this is Patrick"- Sarah Hauser "Baby ...

New bridge connects high school students to the community

New bridge connects high school students to the community

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor

September 28, 2018

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...

Describe yourself in 5 words or less!

Describe yourself in 5 words or less!

September 18, 2018

Describe yourself in 5 words or less and you may win a prize. Simply "Comment" at the bottom of this story. Here are some past winners.  The Total Package Jaco Sattamini Exciting, Messy, Funny, Imaginative, Mysteriousa Andrew Alves I'm ugly and I'm Proud Emilio Arostegui  Bookworm, ...

ConGRAD-ulations Class of 2018!

ConGRAD-ulations Class of 2018!

Helana Hunter & Taylor Craig, Staff Photographer/writer

June 11, 2018

On Friday, June 8, the Class of 2018 said one last goodbye to Stroudsburg High School. After four long years of high school, the seniors are ready to move on to the next step in their life. Check out the photo gallery from Friday!

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

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! ...

Humans of Stroudsburg

Humans of Stroudsburg

Helana Hunter, Staff writer

June 8, 2018

Hi, my name is Helana Hunter and I run a social media network called Humans of Stroudsburg. The page is made to promote individuality and understanding of the people around you. The process includes to pick a person, except it’s not like normal picking, it’s completely random. Next I start inte...

Class of 2018 Seniors: Here are your destinations, quotes, and other neat details

Class of 2018 Seniors: Here are your destinations, quotes, and other neat details

Helen Hawkes and Emily Garbarino

June 6, 2018

Seniors… you are destined to leave us! In a recent google form, we were able to ask seniors various questions, including their destinations after graduating from SHS. A google sheet with the information from each senior is linked below. Make sure to check out their quotes as well as their advice to unde...

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...

SJHS club Acceptance Project hosts “Rapid Fire” discussion on gun control

SJHS club Acceptance Project hosts “Rapid Fire” discussion on gun control

Alefiyah Vahanvaty, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Recently, Stroudsburg Junior High School (SJHS) students were engaged in passionate discussion about gun control. The topics ranged from heavy social media monitoring to detecting a potential shooter, and they further discussed whether or not stronger gun regulations would prevent gun-related violence. ...

SHS 2018 Valedictorian: Erin Hunt

SHS 2018 Valedictorian: Erin Hunt

Brooke Givens, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018

Describe your feelings about earning this outstanding award?  I am very grateful and honored to have earned this award. It definitely was not an easy accomplishment, but I believe that it is well worth the countless late nights of studying. Which teacher/educator has been most influential in your acade...

SHS 2018 Salutatorian: Dillon Possinger

SHS 2018 Salutatorian: Dillon Possinger

Brooke Givens, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018

Describe your feelings about earning this outstanding award? I am definitely happy to receive this.  My family is proud of me and all, but it doesn’t change how I go about my life. Yes it’s nice, but it doesn’t really change too much with regards to school or my social life. Which teac...

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