• Last Day of School May 25

  • Late Arrival May 23

  • Graduation in Cintas Center May 22 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Underclassmen Exams May 22-25

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May 2017 Leaf

May 2017 Leaf

May 19, 2017
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Sycamore places announcement monitors

Sycamore places announcement monitors

Mark Huffer, Staff Writer
May 18, 2017
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Students need to hear news prominently to proceed with an average school year. SHS used to distribute the daily announcements through the PA system during ACE bell. After the school moved on from PA announcements, they sent announcements to students’ school emails. Principal Doug Mader has described a new sy...

Arrive Alive demonstration

Arrive Alive demonstration

Sydney Evans, Leaflet Co-Editor
May 12, 2017
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On May 12, 2017, Officer Paul Payne and many other law enforcement agents and firemen volunteered their time to put on a demonstration of a car crash. The demonstration occurred on the eve of Prom and was meant to be a way to disway students from drinking and or driving. The demonstration was well put...

Sycamore students care for water sheds

Sycamore students care for water sheds

Harsimran Makkad, Web Editor-in-Chief
May 8, 2017
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Caring For Our Watersheds is a program that encourages students to develop and create solutions in their local watersheds. The program promotes watershed awareness inside and outside the classroom, offering support to students when turning their ideas into action in annual contests. For the student...

Sycamore Justice League overcomes ‘super’ challenges

Sycamore Justice League overcomes ‘super’ challenges

Jenna Bao, Creative Projects Director
May 8, 2017
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The 2017 SHS Moot Court team, the Sycamore Justice League, had quite the tumultuous season. Two Mock Trial members, junior Jenna Bao and senior Sarah Horne, decided to form a team for Moot. However, the Mock Trial season did not end for SHS until mid-March when the Varsity mock team advanced to the...

Where have you bee(n)?

Where have you bee(n)?

Sydney Weiss, Social Media Director
May 3, 2017
Filed under Feature, Infographics, Media, Showcase

April 2017 Leaf

April 2017 Leaf

April 28, 2017
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Electric air taxi ideas start soaring

Electric air taxi ideas start soaring

Eddie Wade, Staff Writer
April 28, 2017
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We all remember thinking that flying cars would be a thing by now. Well, air taxis might be in our future. So far, this taxi is only a prototype called Lilium Jet. This all-electric two-seater safely completed an unmanned test early in April. “We have solved some of the toughest engineering ch...

Artists display work, win awards

Artists display work, win awards

Harsimran Makkad, Web Editor-in-Chief
April 27, 2017
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

On April 26, seven SHS art students were a part of the Taft Museum's Artists Reaching Classrooms (ARC) Art Exhibition at the Cincinnati Library, main branch. The Sycamore art program is in its fourth year of a five year program with ARC. The exhibition included 12 high schools from the Cincinnati...

Spanish classes explore Cincinnati Art Museum

Spanish classes explore Cincinnati Art Museum

Sydney Weiss, Social Media Director
April 24, 2017
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Spanish IV classes have been studying the art of Hispanic artists such as Frida Kahlo, Salvador Dali, Diego Rivera, and Pablo Picasso. For this reason, they took a field trip on April 20 to the Cincinnati Art Museum. At the museum, students were split into groups and had about forty-five minutes wit...

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