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Body Confidence Club works to improve current sophomore height, weight screenings

Body Confidence Club works to improve current sophomore height, weight screenings

Helen Xiao February 12, 2018

Body Confidence Club is working with the school nurse and state health department to change the height and weight screening for sophomores into a less stressful and uncomfortable process. Each year, the...

As work gets more difficult, well thought out plans can go by the wayside. by Maria Melissa and Mary Solovyeva.

Cartoon: Sophomores vs. Juniors

The Newtonite February 24, 2014

As work gets more difficult, well thought out plans may go by the wayside. by Maria Melissa and Mary Solovyeva.

Sophomores get ready for second annual Martin Luther King Jr. speech contest

The Newtonite December 6, 2013

by Maya Metser As Martin Luther King, Jr. Day gets closer, the sophomores of this school prepare for the second annual MLK Jr. sophomore speech contest. For many, the contest is a way to commemorate King’s...

Argument Clinic: Should Advanced Placement classes be the norm for sophomores?

The Newtonite December 21, 2012

Yes: We should expand Advanced Placement classes to sophomores by Kristian Lundberg This school’s rationale for limiting most AP classes to juniors and seniors does have good intentions. Indeed, the...

Column: New sophomore speech contest refreshes curriculum

The Newtonite December 20, 2012

by Connor Vasu In switching the annual Martin Luther King, Jr., sophomore essay contest to a speech contest, this school is updating an integral part of its curriculum. The purpose of the speeches is to...

Student Faculty Administration discusses two new proposals

The Newtonite March 29, 2012

by Jared Perlo As the legislative year reaches its most crucial stage, members of the Student Faculty Administration have ramped up their discussions and debates to a new level of efficiency. In recent...

Sophomores transition into second semester

The Newtonite January 25, 2012

by Julia Moss Second semester, which started on Monday, is not much of a change for many students. Freshmen and juniors may have changed electives, and seniors officially began their slump. Sophomores...

Administration discusses issue of sophomore cancelled classes

The Newtonite January 16, 2012

by Jared Perlo Members of the Student Faculty Administration (SFA) spent most of Wednesday’s meeting discussing proposed improvements to study halls and canceled class policies. One of the biggest recurring...

Student Faculty Administration wraps up 2011

The Newtonite December 24, 2011

by Jared Perlo Student Faculty Administration members conclused the calendar year during Wedensday’s meeting by releasing the details for the proposed construction of a student hangout area in the cafeteria. The...

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