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Universities switch to test-optional administration

A list of Universities. The University of Chicago is the clear choice because that was the only college that offered test optional admission.

AnnaMarie Born, Business Editor

November 1, 2018

The University of Chicago and other top colleges are beginning to make the switch to test optional admission. On June 14, the University of Chicago announced that they were going to have a test optional process. Colleges are making the switch to encourage a more diverse campus and to equal th...

Adult advocate time redundant for seniors

Alternative Copy Story by Ben Valerius

Hannah Boardman, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2018

Since flex time premiered at the beginning of the year, Adult Advocate days have been few and far between. The few there have been, however, have had specific activities for the senior class that differ from the rest of the grades. They have to do with planning for the future. They are geared towar...

School rolls out Flex Time program

School rolls out Flex Time program

Cassie Ales, Layout Editor

October 19, 2017

In addition to the new building expansions and upgrades and a larger school student body, students can also expect a change to their schedules with Flex time; a free period of 40 minutes which will take place between third and fourth hour every Tuesday and Thursday. Flex time is expected to build r...

Wellness Center supporting self-change

The Wellness Center is full of specialists who are eager to help. You can speak with a mental health expert, or a chemical therapist.

Nick Carlson, Field Reporter

February 10, 2016

High School is a time for students to have fun, lay down the final preparations for what they are going to do in life, and pursue their passions. Unfortunately sometimes this is not the case, simply because life is difficult at times. However, the Wellness Center serves as resource for students...

The ins and outs of college application

The ins and outs of college application

Dylan Cook, Visual Arts Media Editor

November 18, 2015

Nearly every student at Stillwater Area High School will face the task of applying for college. Knowing what looks best on an application can make the process of applying less stressful and help to ensure acceptance to desired schools. Any student who desires a college education must submit their a...

Assistant Principal Matt Kraft joins SAHS from Woodbury

Kraft displays his pride for East Ridge football.

Dylan Cook, Visual Arts Media Editor

October 20, 2015

This year Stillwater Area High School brought Matt Kraft into the district as a new Assistant Principal. This addition will bring a new personality and set of skills to the district. Kraft began his time in the beginning of this school year. He is filling a position that was previously occupied by Assista...

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