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What They Didn’t Tell You: Surviving Senior Year

What They Didn't Tell You: Surviving Senior Year

Priyanka Padidam, Staff Writer

May 13, 2014

WHAT THEY DIDN’T TELL YOU ABOUT SURVIVING SENIOR YEAR, FROM ONE CLUELESS SENIOR TO THE REST How to decide on a college: You struggled through and submitted your applications months ago, thinking that the worst was over. What they didn’t tell you that the most painful part of the college admiss...

National History Day Club Spotlight

Emmie Rehmet with her NHD Ribbon

Kathryn Wang, Staff Writer

May 13, 2014

This year, Central Bucks South’s first National History Day Club went to the Regional Bucks-Mont National History Day Competition. The club, led by Emmie Rehmet and Shannon Taylor, allows students to work individually or with groups to create historical presentations on a specified theme. Through conducting...

Testing a Test: The New SATs

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Annie Wang, Staff Writer

May 13, 2014

One of the biggest things that high school students dread most is standardized testing, and specifically, the SAT. Regardless of grade or class level, most people will eventually take the SAT in order to apply for college. Since 2005, the SAT has been comprised of four components: critical reading,...

Fearfully Fearless

May 13, 2014

“Lately, I’ve been wanting to take more risks in my life for scary but beneficial things, specifically approaching the person I like. But the only problem is that I get really nervous around them and wimp out on talking to them. I often will start stuttering or shaking or freaking out when I’m...

Coach Hetrick (A Layman’s Point of View)

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Anna Erkalova, Assistant Editor

May 13, 2014

Mr. Hetrick was appointed new head football coach, taking over for Coach Rackovan. Coach Hetrick has been a teacher in Central Bucks School District for 19 years and a football coach for just as long. At South, he teaches social studies. Although he looks like a tough, disciplined football coach,...

The Death Penalty: Law and Order

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Annie Wang, Staff Writer

May 13, 2014

There has always been controversy surrounding the death penalt;, however, current news has caused this controversy to intensify. In Oklahoma, Clayton Lockett was convicted of the murder, rape, kidnapping, and robbery of 19-year old Stephanie Nieman. He was sentenced to the death penalty in 2000. During...

AP Classes: What are they?

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Kathryn Wang, Staff Writer

May 13, 2014

Every spring, students log onto Campus Portal to enter their course selections. Kids compare the rigor of their schedules, and the topic of AP classes inevitably comes up in conversation. But what are AP classes? While people know the general idea of what AP classes are about—that the courses are challenging...

Divergent: Movie Review and Book Comparison

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Julie Wood, Staff Writer

May 4, 2014

Divergent is not only a New York Times bestseller by Veronica Roth, but it is now a major motion picture that has become very successful in the box office making over $56 million in its opening weekend. Divergent, the first book in the trilogy, tells the story from the point of view of a teenage gi...

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