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Juniors Take on Toughest Classes

Juniors Take on Toughest Classes

Brooke Bunting, Editor

November 13, 2017


Filed under Student Life

It is widely said that junior year of high school is the toughest of the four years. It is the main year that colleges look at grades and a lot of what happens in year three impacts college acceptance. Colleges are aware that the coursework gets harder and want to ensure that students can handle the...

Mr. Walls Announces Retirement

Mr. Walls Announces Retirement

Parker Brown, Editor

November 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

This year will be the last of a three decade long legacy. Mr. Walls, history teacher, will be retiring this year. Mr. Walls plans to continue teaching at Wilmington University a few days a week after he retires. When asked why he's deciding to retire after this year he said “it's time to move on and...

Teacher Interview: Mr Bentley

Teacher Interview: Mr Bentley

Taylor Killean, Editor

September 26, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Among the other new teachers arriving at Cape Henlopen Hughschool, Mr. Bentley is the new assistant principal. He couldn't be more excited to be apart of the school and start off the year. While here at Cape, Mr. Bentley is hoping to improve the SAT scores, support students and staff the best that he...

Challenge Day!

Challenge Day!

Kelly Granger, Editor

May 16, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On April 11, 2017, students went to challenge day which is a day-long interactive workshop where teens, teachers, and community members experience for themselves that compassion and connection are indeed possible in our schools. Challenge Day used to be called Chain Reaction Day/Rachel's Challenge. Rachel's...

Is Bullying A Problem?

Is Bullying A Problem?

Kelly Granger, Editor

May 10, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Bullying is everywhere, for instance its in schools, work place, and just walking around town. Some people don't notice it. It needs to be address that bullying hurts people. Sophomore Victoria Rust says "I see bullying mostly in the cafeteria and the hallways." Some people bully others because they...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Will Warrick

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Will Warrick

Cayden Steele, Editor

December 5, 2016


Filed under Student Life, student spotlight

Q: What is one thing you need in your refrigerator at any given time? A: "I always need grapes." Q: What is the best gift you have ever received? A: "The best gift I've ever received was a saxophone." Q: What is one piece of advice you would give someone who is interested in becoming an ...

Italian Students Getting Ready For Italy Trip!

Italian Students Getting Ready For Italy Trip!

Kelly Granger, Editor

November 30, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Ciao! There will be a trip to Italy for eight days, March 31-April 7. The trip will be between $3,000-$3,500, if more people go on the trip the cost will go down. The students will be going to different places. The first day: The students will be driving to Philadelphia International Airport and...

Application Essays: A Crash Course

Application Essays: A Crash Course

Hannah Lowe, Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Applying to college is a stressful time for everyone. High school seniors have endless forms to fill out and countless personal questions to answer, and the process is different for each student. However, many applicants share a common struggle: writing application essays. Most students apply to college...

A Little About Our New Staff Writer Ellie Scoda

A Little About Our New Staff Writer Ellie Scoda

Madison Reid, Staff Writer

November 3, 2016


Filed under Cape Culture, Student Life

Ellie Scoda is a freshman and also a new staff writer for Cape Publications. Ellie's favorite class is math with Mr. Wheeler and is enjoying her time as a 9th grader so far. Ellie has 5 siblings, 2 older and 3 younger, and is also the eldest daughter. Ellie says she thinks she is very quirky, artsy,...

Kolbe O’Donell Student Spotlight

Chase Morris, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Sophomore Kolbe O'Donnell is a new student. Kolbe moved here this summer from Point Pleasant, New Jersey, a town he said at times seemed like a ghost town. Kolbe relocated to Delaware because his parents retired here and it is much cheaper to live here than in New Jersey, especially with no sales tax...

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