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Are High School Students Under Too Much Pressure?

Are High School Students Under Too Much Pressure?

Katie Redefer, Editor
April 24, 2017 • 144 views
Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It is a common belief that high schoolers in the 21st century are under more pressure than their parents were to succeed educationally. Students in modern day high schools are expected to take only honors and Advanced Placement (college level) courses, participate in clubs and extracurricular activities,...

High Schools Need To Consider Student Feedback

High Schools Need To Consider Student Feedback

Samantha Gardner, Staff Writer
October 29, 2015 • 303 views
Filed under Opinion

Amazon started receiving bad press from The New York Times. In a published report, The Times accused Amazon of over-working their employees. In response, Amazon has implemented a new program called Amazon Connections. This program takes employee feedback into consideration through individual surveys. The surv...

Cape Henlopen Vikings vs Sussex Tech Ravens

Rory Green, Staff
November 14, 2014 • 480 views
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Sports Showcase, Student Life

As school continued as normal after the homecoming week, the 88 players of the Varsity Football team were not thinking about their grades or work. No, they had their minds sets on one thing and one thing only: the annual Cape vs Sussex Tech Football game. With an undefeated record, the pressure was...

Experience Lewes Out On the Water

Experience Lewes Out On the Water

Ross Gillan, Staff
June 16, 2013 • 500 views
Filed under News, Student Life

A lot of people love the feeling of being out on the ocean. Cruises are a great way to smell the salty air and experience a beautiful view of a large body of water. The problem is many cruises aren’t that affordable. Fisherman’s Wharf Sightseeing Cruises in Lewes offer locals and visitors a rare...

What’s Next?

Ross Gillan, Staff
June 16, 2013 • 455 views
Filed under Student Life

High school is finally over. One door has closed and many more have opened. There are so many new paths to take that some seniors might have trouble figuring out which one is the one for them. “Set goals such as finding a decent job. Then, continue your education to get an even better job,” Mrs....

Dining Down to Finish the Season

Dining Down to Finish the Season

June 16, 2013 • 539 views
Filed under Sports

On May 28th, the lacrosse team ended their season with a banquet dinner at the Irish Eyes in Lewes. Besides food, the banquet included awards and a highlight video of the season. “It was a fun way to end the season,” sophomore defender AJ Marshall said. “It is sad to see the seniors go. We had...

Firefly- Today’s Woodstock

Firefly- Today’s Woodstock

Ross Gillan, Staff
June 16, 2013 • 738 views
Filed under A&E, News, Showcase, Student Life

Anyone who has ever seen the cover of the Woodstock record album knows that those people made history on that weekend in August of 1969. Now there is a new opportunity be a part of music history. That opportunity is called Firefly, and it is happening at Dover Downes on June 21- 23. “I had a great...

Underage Drinking: Cool or Stupid?

Underage Drinking: Cool or Stupid?

June 16, 2013 • 539 views
Filed under Student Life

Every year, more than 3,000 teens die from accidents when driving under the influence. Many teens drink at parties or at friends’ houses and don’t really consider how they will get home later that night. Designated drivers aren’t always available. Drunk driving doesn’t just put the teen in danger;...

Ode To High School

Grace Hetfield
June 14, 2013 • 662 views
Filed under Opinion, Student Life

When I was a little girl, high school was a distant fantasy. I envisioned myself with a Barbie-esque hot pink convertible and a sensitive artistic boyfriend who wasn't afraid to cry behind his long shaggy bangs and wrote weepy love songs about me on a beat up acoustic guitar. I was most likely going...

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