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ACCESS testing resumes after COVID disruptions in streamlined manner

ACCESS testing resumes after COVID disruptions in streamlined manner

Esha Bhawalkar March 2, 2022

After disruptions due to COVID-19, ACCESS testing for English Language Learning (ELL) students took place from Jan. 4 to Feb. 7.    “The kids who didn’t come into the building last year...

Medical day informs students during pandemic

Medical day informs students during pandemic

Grace Beecher April 30, 2021

Students learned about the COVID-19 vaccine and how the pandemic affected the healthcare system during a virtual Medical Day Wednesday, April 7.  Doctors came to talk throughout the day about how...

MIAA cancels spring sports season due to COVID-19

MIAA cancels spring sports season due to COVID-19

Maxwell Lu May 22, 2020

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s (MIAA) board of directors voted April 24 to cancel the spring sports season, in accordance with Governor Charlie Baker’s decision April 21...

Graphic by Jai Khurana

Look for positivity in media, avoid focusing on negatives

Maxwell Lu May 1, 2020

The media has always been a place of controversy, as I always see people complaining about how it is too negative, somewhat biased, and misleading. Nowadays, on the bigger outlets like television and...

Coronavirus Update: Online learning to begin this week as NPS starts long-term planning

Coronavirus Update: Online learning to begin this week as NPS starts long-term planning

Maya Demissie April 5, 2020

4/5/20 Update: April vacation has been canceled, which will move the last day of school up to Thursday, June 18 according to school officials. Additionally, North’s online learning plan, which will...

MIAA delays spring sports season due to coronavirus concerns

MIAA delays spring sports season due to coronavirus concerns

Griffin Bond March 12, 2020

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) board of directors voted this afternoon to delay the start of the spring sports season until at least March 30 due to concerns over the...

Hello Dolly! (photo by Jacob Zalis)

Show goes on even as coronavirus keeps audience home for Hello, Dolly! opening

Amy Xue March 12, 2020

Theatre Ink’s spring musical “Hello, Dolly!” recorded their performance today during their rehearsal upon receiving the news that school is closed until at least March 23. Senior Leyla Davis, who...

The Italian Exchange group poses in Italy shortly before returning to the United States Sunday, March 1, and being asked to stay home until further notice. (Photo courtesy of exchange group)

Italian Exchange group asked to stay home amid Coronavirus concerns

Dea Cela March 3, 2020

Students who recently returned from the Italian Exchange are required to stay home from school until Monday, March 16, due to the recent coronavirus outbreak in Italy, according to an email sent out by...

Chinese exchange postponed amid Coronavirus outbreak

Chinese exchange postponed amid Coronavirus outbreak

Dea Cela February 12, 2020

The annual Beijing Jingshan School Exchange Program was postponed “indefinitely” due to the outbreak of the Coronavirus in China, according to Chinese teacher Star Lew.  The coronavirus, a respiratory...

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