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Stillwater Speech team battles funding deficits to succeed in coming season

Stillwater Speech team battles funding deficits to succeed in coming season

Abby Banks, Print Editor-in-Chief

January 17, 2019


Filed under Featured Videos, Photo Slide Shows, Student Life

Confidence and a strong voice are not the first things associated with the Gen-Z teenagers struggling with higher rates of mental illness than any before them. Yet, in a nook of Stillwater Area High School, a speech team builds their skills to take on their 2019 season. The Speech team, revitalized...

Committee reexamines grading practices and policies

Committee reexamines grading practices and policies

Elise Truman, Online Editor

November 18, 2018


Filed under Focus, In-Depth

“Someone's intelligence or how hard they're working in a class shouldn’t be defined only in a series of numbers and letters,” sophomore Ellie Capra said. Education is imperative to the success of a society, but some students and teachers are not convinced the current testing approach is effecti...