• Jazz band concert Jan. 23

  • Winter play "Radium Girls" Jan. 31, Feb 1 & 2

  • Science fair Jan. 26

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Staff shakes up school culture

Staff shakes up school culture

Allyson Bonhaus, Feature Chief

May 16, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Culture is going to change. It is a fact of life, a good but also terrifying truth. There are times when the change must be forced, or even just given room in order to happen. Some administrators, teachers, and students will be creating room for this growth in the coming months in order to encourage...

Young Journalists

Young Journalists

May 15, 2018


Filed under Feature

Sophomores challenge themselves through debates

Sophomores challenge themselves through debates

Harsitha Kalaiarasan, Staff Writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Petty arguments have worked themselves into daily life at one point or another; however, the ability to critically think around and defend a viewpoint in a formal situation is a skill that necessitates development. Sophomore debates have been a staple at SHS for many years. The debate involves every...

Respect your Mother (Earth)

Respect your Mother (Earth)

Anne Marsh, Creative Projects Director

May 11, 2018


Filed under Feature

As Mother’s Day approaches, we all must take a moment to appreciate the one who gave us life and makes each day a little bit brighter: Mother Nature. When you stop by Kroger for a fresh bouquet of flowers or sign a card made from recycled paper on May 13 (you are welcome for the reminder), you are...

Gym classes get lit

Gym classes get lit

Abigail Lefton, Sports Chief

May 10, 2018


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The Outdoor Recreation gym class is an elective gym credit which covers an array of topics pertaining to wilderness skills. For the past two weeks, the class has been learning about camping. As a way to incorporate the lessons learned in the classroom to real life, the classes have been having a cookout...

The Leaf takes requests

The Leaf takes requests

Sydney Weiss, Social Media Director

May 10, 2018


Filed under Feature, Showcase

As the 2017-2018 school year comes to a close, the staff of The Leaf would love to hear about stories that you may not have seen covered this year, but would love to see in the future. Everyone has a story, and The Leaf would like to cover them all. Do you know of a student doing something interesting a...

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day

Taylor Close, Leaflet Editor-in-Chief

May 10, 2018


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Autism awareness month reflection

Autism awareness month reflection

Kirsten Thomas, Spotlight Chief

May 8, 2018


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As April and autism awareness month has come to an end, there are a few key items that should be taken away from the month. Firstly, it is crucial to understand that those on the autism spectrum are no less than those who are not. Individuals on and off of the autism spectrum have many strengths and...

Looking at early start times

Looking at early start times

May 7, 2018


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U4U elects new officers

U4U elects new officers

Hannah Lee, Opinion Chief

May 5, 2018


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The school year is coming to a close; however, SHS clubs and organizations must go on so that they can continue smoothly after three short months of summer. Transitions are taking place in many clubs especially through elections of new officer positions. The Unified for Uganda Club (U4U) has chosen...

Day of Silence

Day of Silence

May 3, 2018


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Montgomery Area relays for life

Montgomery Area relays for life

Jessica Lu, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Feature, Galleries

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