• Choir Concert in Little Theater Mar. 1 at 7:00 p.m.

  • ACT for Juniors Feb. 27

  • Fashion for the Cure (haircuts during lunch) Feb. 23 at 7:00 p.m.

  • Black History Month Assembly Feb. 23

The Leaf

Social media calls for action

Social media calls for action

Emily Chien, Media Director

February 21, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

What do SHS students think of the recent school shooting in Parkland, Florida? To say the least, they want change. Here is what senior Nitin Pauletti, junior Samantha Fernandez, senior Israel Lorenzana, senior Anita Pan, senior Azadvir Singh had to say on Twitter.  ...

Presidents’ Day

Presidents’ Day

Anisa Khatana, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Feature, Infographics, Showcase

Race for Relay

Race for Relay

Jessica Lu, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


Filed under Feature

On Feb 13, the Montgomery area Relay For Life (RFL) committee met and hosted a team captain meeting. “As a member of the RFL committee, it’s a big responsibility, and we really have to make the most of our time to make sure the event in April is perfect,” said Colin Walker, 11. What is R...

Blood donation tips, tricks

Blood donation tips, tricks

Kirsten Thomas, Spotlight Chief

February 14, 2018


Filed under Feature

Plan on donating blood at the SHS blood drive? Make sure to keep these things in mind while preparing to donate. When picking out what to wear, make sure your shirt sleeve can easily be rolled up for donation. While your blood is being drawn, relax. When you are done donating, have a quick snack to ...

The Clouds We Carry

The Clouds We Carry

February 14, 2018


Filed under Cover Story

What is colorism?

What is colorism?

Yvanna Reyes, Video Chief

February 12, 2018


Filed under Feature, Infographics

Model UN thrives in Chicago

Model UN thrives in Chicago

Yvanna Reyes, Video Chief

February 9, 2018


Filed under Feature

On Feb. 4, Model United Nations (UN) returned from their snowy Chicago trip filled with fond memories and academic redemption. The last time the club participated in the University of Chicago’s high school conference, things did not go so smoothly. Misbehaving students’ actions from two years ...

A Breakdown of the GOP Tax Plan

A Breakdown of the GOP Tax Plan

Adhiti Chundur, Associate Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Feature, Infographics, Showcase

Music sparks Swart’s passion

Music sparks Swart’s passion

Kirsten Thomas, Spotlight Chief

February 7, 2018


Filed under Spotlight

Some may see music as just a credit all students need to graduate, but senior Benjamin Swart takes music to a whole new level. Music has always been apart of Swart’s life, so taking music courses in high school felt like first nature. “[Music] has always been important for me to incorporat...

Chinese Club preps for Chinese New Year

Chinese Club preps for Chinese New Year

February 7, 2018


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Although the U.S. has already been through the New Year craze, China and many other countries are just warming up. Chinese New Year (CNY) is on a different day every year because it is according to the Lunar calendar. This year is the year of the dog, and New Year will be on Fri., Feb. 16. “Chinese...

‘Once in a super blue blood moon’

‘Once in a super blue blood moon’

Sydney Evans, Leaflet Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2018


Filed under Feature, Infographics, Showcase

U4U searches for sponsors

U4U searches for sponsors

Hannah Lee, Opinion Chief

January 30, 2018


Filed under Feature

SHS is blessed to have over 50 organizations and clubs running that benefit and help others. One such organization is the Unified for Uganda Club (U4U). The chapter at U4U works strenuously to help a child or children in Uganda get their essential food and education. During their current meeting, ...

The student voice of Sycamore High School in Cincinnati, Ohio
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