"Leap Day has many impacts on our day to day life even if it seems to have no purpose. The economy, seasons, and some birthday celebrations share one thing in common: they are all strongly affected by the extra day."
--Isabella Schainker, 6th grade
With President’s Day around the corner, it’s hard to ignore the political elephant in the room, or rather, in Washington D.C.—that is Donald J. Trump’s impeachment trial. -- Declan Mcmahon, 7th grade
"Fighting for equal housing also means fighting for students’ mental health and the resources to help them with it. Some might believe that a student’s home situation doesn’t correlate with education or learning, but for students who have to sit in classrooms for 8 hours or sometimes more, their situations at home might impact them more than ever." -- Judith Hernandez, 10th grade
"Have you wondered where santa is from or how his life was or how he became santa claus well that is a question I can answer."--Jayden baasansuren-- 6th grade
"it's the time of giving, and a homemade gift is one of the best things a person can receive. Finding the perfect present can be time consuming and expensive, so instead of frantically looking through stores, put some time and effort into making one of these truly unique gifts that your loved one will cherish.These presents are easy to make and customize, and a perfect fit for any budget."
"The sweater has existed in the U.S. since the late 19th century, hideous holiday versions only began to sprout up in the last several decades. There was a noticeable boost in ugly sweater parties around 2001, and the tradition grew from there."--Lana Richard
During this time of year, we spend time with our families celebrating traditions that we follow. We all have heard of Christmas and Hanukkah, but have you ever heard of Kwanzaa?"--Trevor Walton, 7th grade
"Netflix has big shoes to fill, it’s the number one streaming service with over 158 million subscribers as of 2019. During Christmas these numbers might as well double, so I’ve decided to review a couple of Netflix originals so you don’t have to."
"It’s the holiday season, and what better way to celebrate than with some holiday movie classics. I’ve compiled some of the top 10 holiday movie classics from the past that you should watch in the present. People all around this world already know and love these movies that bring the joy of the holidays,as well as the endless possibilities of your imagination as you watch beside your Christmas tree." --Isabella Schainker, 6th grade
From Star Wars to Cats, I’ve rounded up the most promising family-friendly movies coming out during winter break.-- Jif dillemuth