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Spirit Week 2013: Music and Trivia

Spirit Week 2013:  Music and Trivia

Cata Chernavvsky-Sequeira, Staff Photographer
October 27, 2013 • 13 views
Filed under Spirit Week 2013

Seniors clinched first place in Beat the Fanatics, edging out juniors with a last minute streak.

Spirit Week 2013: Pep Rally

Spirit Week 2013:  Pep Rally

Patrick Andrews, Co-Editor-in-Chief
October 27, 2013 • 10 views
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Spirit Skits 2013: Do they really improve spirit?

Patrick Andrews, Editor-in-Chief
October 11, 2013 • 5 views
Filed under Opinion, Spirit Week 2013

Something this year struck me about the Spirit Week skits. It may have been because I was in one for the first time or because I just happened to notice it more clearly, but the skits don’t improve school spirit for all people. The skits tend to make fun of the grades above and below them - that’s...

2013: Students Start the Spirit Week Competition

2013:  Students Start the Spirit Week Competition

Patrick Andrews, Editor-in-Chief
October 4, 2013 • 27 views
Filed under News, Spirit Week 2013

During lunch, students from all grades gathered in their respective corners of the cafeteria and started the scramble to complete their murals. The freshman class struggled to cover their red paper with white chalk to create an Arctic scene while the seniors excelled in turning their black background...