• Parent/Teacher Conferences Oct. 5

  • Homecoming Dance Sep. 23, 8:30 - 11:30 p.m.

  • No School Sept. 29 - Professional Development Day

  • Homecoming Game Sep. 22 at 7:00 p.m.

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Heroin treatments

Heroin treatments

Adhiti Chundur, Print Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2017


Filed under Feature, Infographics

Alp accepts American culture

Alp accepts American culture

Hannah Loftspring, Spotlight Chief

April 4, 2017


Filed under Spotlight

SHS is composed of students from over 54 birth countries. Rarely, though, does SHS get to gain a student through an exchange program. Junior Alp Bora Basaran joined the Sycamore community in the fall and will be returning to Turkey along with other members of AFS when school ends for the year. ...

Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry

Hannah Frey, Leaflet Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2017


Filed under Feature, Infographics, Media

‘Beh(eye)nd the scenes’

‘Beh(eye)nd the scenes’

Harsimran Makkad, Web Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

The first week of my two-week internship at the Cincinnati Eye Institute has provided me with a unique perspective of medicine. My experiences as I shadowed two different ophthalmologists over the course of the week have taught me about what it means to be a doctor, and more importantly, it has helped...

Physics students launch into Cornholapalooza

Physics students launch into Cornholapalooza

Yvanna Reyes, Staff Writer

March 31, 2017


Filed under Feature

Accelerated and AP physics students will soon participate in Cornholapalooza on April 10, a challenge to build projectile launchers with the ability to land a bean bag in a corn hole board. “[Building the launchers] challenges students to apply their physics knowledge and gain hands-on experienc...

AP Euro explores Europe

AP Euro explores Europe

Eshika Kohli, Business Manager

March 31, 2017


Filed under Feature

On Fri., Mar. 17, students from AP European History set out to explore the countries of France and Italy. “Not doing it with family meant no annoying moms taking even more photos than I already do. I didn’t really get homesick until we started to get ready to go home,” said Christine Zou, 10. ...

Mr. and Mrs. Sycamore soars

Mr. and Mrs. Sycamore soars

Hannah Loftspring, Spotlight Chief

March 31, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

While Student Council usually sticks to traditions, there is something new coming. Mr. Sycamore is an annual event at SHS that features a boy from each grade, except for two senior boys. The chosen students dress up, collect money, and dance in front of the audience for approval. This year, Student...

Standardized testing never stops

Standardized testing never stops

Sydney Weiss, Social Media Director

March 30, 2017


Filed under Feature

Trucks drive away from jobs

Trucks drive away from jobs

Max Torem, News Chief

March 29, 2017


Filed under Feature

As a leader in smart mobility including autonomously operating vehicles, Ohio needs to consistently produce and test new, revolutionary ideas that could change the world. And with Governor John Kasich’s approval of the Smart Mobility Corridor along U.S. Route 33, that is just what they have done. ...

Google’s new self-driving car Waymo takes to road

Google’s new self-driving car Waymo takes to road

Jessica Schaad, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under Feature

In 2009, Google started working on a new invention: a self-driving car. They named their new invention Waymo. In 2012, the car successfully drove over 300,000 miles, and their next step was to move Waymo onto the streets. Steve Mahan, a visually impaired man, took Waymo for a ride in February of 2016....

Spring fashion trends spring onto scene

Spring fashion trends spring onto scene

Anne Marsh, Copy Editor

March 27, 2017


Filed under Feature

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