improves school uniform
Thick gold chains, large hoop earrings, multiple
diamante rings; jewelry is, of course, an essential accessory for every
teenage girl. After all, who doesn’t love the “bling bling” style of
today’s youth? Well, teachers, of course!
For me, being forced to wear a standard navy uniform
going to school every day decreases my sense of individuality, and makes
me feel far too conformed. So at the
beginning of my first year in the school, I thought
to myself, ‘What can I do to express my personality, without breaking
any school rules?’
The answer came to me in a pair of silver hoop
Guide to High School
Swimming with sharks? Get fins!
In high school, sometimes you find yourself
sharks. We can help you get ready, stay on the alert and
stop sweatin’. At least until P.E. But we’ve got advice on
that, too. This is the last Insider’s
Guide to High School for
this year. Check out the complete Guide
our website for
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over vending machines
I think that high school is a prank, a really cruel one
played on us by our parents, perhaps. That, if it was our real
life, it would have come with a better set of instructions.
– By Zach Brokenrope
Hello! Ban lifted
students can carry cell
phones in Bristol schools without
breaking the rules.
this year, cell phones and
beepers weren’t allowed in the
city’s schools because they were
considered drug paraphernalia, according
– By Molly Horan
Learn to stand up to a bully
just counted the ballots for the science club officer elections,
and I wasn’t
supposed to tell anyone the results.
walked into my orchestra classroom and was promptly attacked,
er, greeted by one of my classmates who is also a member of
the science club.
so how’d the ballot counting go? What were the results?”
– By Michel