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Tanning troubles

Tanning troubles

Hannah Ortega and Arushi Gupta

June 1, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured Multimedia, Featured News, Multimedia, News, Top Stories

It couldn’t be true. She was too young–only 17. It was supposed to be never, or at least later than this. Not now. As summer starts to flourish and the last day of school concludes, teens begin to start their three months of freedom. Swimming, going to the beach and tanning are typical and enjoy...

New Academic Calendar to take effect in the fall

New Academic Calendar to take effect in the fall

Alexis Russell, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Superintendent Ted Moore and the student advisory council have devised a new academic calendar for the 2018-19 school year. The previous calendar underwent some thorough changes that the student group proposed in a meeting with Moore. “This group gave us feedback that during exam days it is a waste o...

Theater to host youth summer camp

Theater to host youth summer camp

Jack Marsden, Staff Writer

May 30, 2018


Filed under Featured News, Local, News

The theatre department is keeping the tradition of providing a summer camp for incoming 4th-7th graders, taking place July 9-13. The camp is managed by music director Anne Tracy and acting director Jessica Brester, who also manages the high schooler volunteers. “It’s a great way to promote our ...

AP art to host 9th annual shows

AP art to host 9th annual shows

Drew Doig and Joe Vastano

May 24, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Advanced Placement studio art students will be displaying and selling their works in two shows this weekend. Tonight the three dimensional sculpture works will be shown beginning at 6 p.m. in the E hall art gallery. On Saturday, the two dimensional art show will take place in at 341 Town Place in F...

School to provide EMT class

School to provide EMT class

Jackson Willard, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Students may now take a course that gives nine credit hours and gain experience as an emergency medical technician, or an EMT. This is the first year the EMT class will be hosted at the high school, and it will be offered annually as a full year course instead of the previous one semester course option. ...

Choir to perform Pop Show ‘Soundtrack of Our Lives’

Choir to perform Pop Show ‘Soundtrack of Our Lives’

Jack Marsden, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Choir’s annual pop show will take place this Friday and Saturday from 7-8:30 p.m. “It’s a good way to end the year,” choir director Cathy Koziatek said. “It’s important that our students have a knowledge of all types of music, not just classical music, but pop music and jazz. [The stude...

Class council election results announced

Class council election results announced

Compiled by The Red Ledger Staff

May 11, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

After a week of campaigning, the results are in for the election of next year's class positions. Polls closed this afternoon and the newly elected officers are listed below:  Junior Class Officers President - Lily McCutcheon Vice President - Jared Langs Secretary - Lily Herran Treasurer ...

Band prepares for solo competition

Band prepares for solo competition

Jack Marsden, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Band students are preparing to perform their solos for the Lovejoy solo contest on Saturday, May 12. “We do solo contest to improve the overall playing ability of each student as individuals,” assistant band director Daniel King said. “In a solo setting, our students have to learn a whole different ...

Computer science and journalism place at state UIL meet

Computer science and journalism place at state UIL meet

Shivani Radhakrishnan, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Featured News, News

Computer science and journalism students placed among the best in Class 5A at the academic UIL state competition in Austin on Friday, May 4. Computer science won second place as a team for the second straight year, with freshman Mark Wen placing second and senior Sam Bell, last year’s state champ...

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