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Andrew Smith, from businessman to beloved teacher

Olivia Bystrom, Field Reporter

“As teachers, we are what they have to grow beyond,” English teacher Andrew Smith said. Smith is incredibly fond of that quote from Star Wars. His individual approach to education follows the same principle. Smith has only been at the high school since 2017 but has amassed a large amount of positive recognition since he transferred here nearly three years ago. His unique approach to teaching...

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Teens glorify eating disorders

Paige Sanders, Photography Editor-in-Chief

It is often mistaken that eating disorders result from choice of lifestyle. Eating disorders are classified as an illness rather than a choice. Disordered eating is highly associated with teenagers as teens may suffer from a related illness in high school. "It's really a tricky subject to bring up to somebody," psychology teacher Michael Kaul said. "If you understand the nature of disordered...

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