SHS Seniors are Celebrating Post-High School Decisions Virtually

Story by Nicole Haberek, Staff Writer and Editor

April 26, 2020

This is a very exciting time as the May 1st college decision deadline fast approaches. Right now is a very difficult time for all of the seniors for many reasons, but for many, they are upset they cannot share the excitement of ...

Representative Joe Courtney Joins Spanish Zoom Class

Story by Sarah Flakus, Staff Writer and Editor

April 26, 2020

On Thursday, April 23, Representative Joe Courtney joined SHS's ECE Spanish 5 virtual class to talk about both foreign language in public schools, and the COVID-19 pandemic. Months ago, Senora Kennedy arranged for Courtney...

College checklist for seniors

Story by Ben Fyke, Staff Writer/Editor/Social Media Manager

April 26, 2020

For college-bound seniors, the next couple weeks are an exciting time as the college search process draws to a close. Months of research, applications, financial aid paperwork, and dedication culminates in the final decision of where ...

Quarantine Boredom Causes a Flood of Instagram Trends

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

April 23, 2020

As the nation continues to be on lockdown, people are growing increasingly bored with the few activities that they're limited to doing in their own homes. However, with popular social media platforms at our disposal, we now have...

Coronavirus Takes a Toll on Mental Health

Story by Nicole Haberek, Staff Writer and Editor

April 15, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has been an adjustment period for everyone. People are not used to spending their days indoors, with no contact with the outside world except for phone calls and FaceTime. You cannot go to work, school, ...

Coronavirus Cancels Senior Prom and Mother-Daughter Banquet

Story by Sarah Flakus, Editor/Staff Writer

April 15, 2020

On, April 9th, Stonington High School canceled both Senior Prom and the Mother-Daughter Banquet due to the coronavirus pandemic. In an email sent to the Class of 2020, advisors Mrs. Burger and Mrs. Ellis wrote, "We are so very...

Don’t stress, here are some ways to organize your schedule

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

April 15, 2020

There is no need to stress about your workload, forget about assignments, or any other inconvenience presented by remote learning. Here are some ways to organize your work: Continue to use your agenda, write down all the...

Bored in Quarantine? Here are Some Ways to Keep You Entertained

Story by Ava Schrage, Staff Writer/ Editor

April 15, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, many restaurants, stores, beaches, and other public places have been shut down until further notice, while government officials and medical figures urge Americans nationwide to stay in their houses...

Stuck in quarantine with your family

Story by Olivia Haberek, Staff Writer

April 3, 2020

As of March 13th, we have all been stuck inside with our families, guardians, siblings. For some, this is a great way to cool down and take a breather from stress and anxiety. For others, this is causing them more stress and an...

The Coronavirus’ Silver Lining

Story by Emma DeLaRosa, Staff Writer/Co-Editor

April 3, 2020

The coronavirus has taken a toll on everyone-- being quarantined in your household can drive you crazy after a while. In light of all the tragedy that is currently happening in the world, I have taken “social distancing” a...

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