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Students prepare for Homecoming

Students prepare for Homecoming

Mackenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under A&E, Around the School, Showcase

Homecoming, once again, is right around the corner and everyone is racing to get ready. Dresses, makeup and hair are just a few of the preparations students have to line up before the big night. After the dance being postponed because of Hurricane Irma, it is now set to this Saturday, Oct. 21. Jolee...

Don’t let spirit week become obsolete

Brooke Volpi, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Spirit week is meant for students to go above and beyond with their wacky and creative costumes in anticipation of Homecoming. However, it appears as though many students have forgotten its true value. In favor of not looking “dumb”, these students ignore the festive spirit and come to school as...

Theater students prepare for Broadway Knights

Theater students prepare for Broadway Knights

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Broadway Knights, the showcase put on by the Robinson theater troupe, will be held in the schools auditorium on October 19, at 7:00 p.m. It is the RHS Thespian Troupe #2660 first performance of the new year . "It's a mix of acting, singing, and a little dancing too," Orlea Mattson ('18) said. Mattson...

Adios Senora Oliveros

Nathalie Monroy, Staff Writer

October 16, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Barbara Oliveros, one of the Robinson's  IB Spanish teachers, recently quit, leaving staff and students affected and confused. "I think it's unfortunate...because she was highly qualified for the position but she had family things to take care of," Assistant Principal Brian Hoover said. "I wish she...

Robinson celebrates hispanic heritage month

Emily Bowlin, Staff Writer

October 15, 2017


Filed under Across the Globe, Around the School, In the Community, News

Hispanic Heritage month is in full effect at Robinson as Spanish Honor Society brings awareness to the hispanic culture through fun activities, games and music. At all lunches last week, the student body had the opportunity to witness some of the Spanish culture. On Monday, there was a dance performa...

History repeats itself

October 13, 2017


Filed under Across the Globe, Around the School

This year Robinson has implemented a new class, the History of the Holocaust, into the curriculum. Taught by Kevin McCray, the class came about due to kids expressing interest in the Holocaust and a lack of signups for AP European History. “I’m glad Robinson decided to offer this course because...

Flu shots administered today to eligible students

Flu shots administered today to eligible students

Athena Crews, Staff writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Today, October 13, students who returned a form signed by their parents will be eligible to get a flu shot administered in the clinic from 10:45 a.m., until they're done. “Getting a flu shot does not mean that you will not get the flu, but decreases your chances of getting the flu and you will m...

First quarter comes to a close

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

The first quarter of the school year is coming to a close today and many students are concerned. Some students feel like the grading period shouldn’t have ended this early because of the seven school days that were lost to Hurricane Irma in September. The lost time has caused some concern for students...

Future starlets shine bright

Future starlets shine bright

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

At the Starlet's pregame performance on Friday night, the high school dancers were joined by a few special guests as part of their annual fundraiser. Each year, the Starlets host the Future Starlets, a dance camp for ages 5 through 13. The Starlets held a special practice on Monday, October 2 to teach...

The PSAT is tomorrow on campus

Mackenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

The PSAT is tomorrow, Oct. 11. The Pre-SAT is a standardized test to help students prepare for their big future tests including the SAT and ACT. It is crucial to earning scholarships as a junior and it is equally important for freshman and sophomores to aid them in getting ready for the actual SAT. Not...

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