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IB Students Relax

IB Students Relax

Hayle Short, Managing Editor

December 8, 2017


Filed under Around the School

With exams around the corner, IB students are beginning to feel pressure within their classes. That's why Robinson decided to hold a meditation session in the auditorium on Mon. Dec. 4, 2017. "RIBLI [Robinson High School IB Link, the IB parent group] worked with a mindfulness expert to come in and...

Theater troupe takes on USF

Theater troupe takes on USF

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Robinson's theater troupe 2660 is getting ready for a competition at the University of South Florida (USF) next week. They will perform on Wednesday, Dec. 6, the first day of the three day long competition. "All of the thespian troupes from all the high school's in Hillsborough county will be putting...

Christmas movie marathon is coming to town

Kenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

December 2, 2017


Filed under A&E, Around the School, Showcase

Now that December is here, it is finally time to get in the holiday spirit. Whether it's listening to Christmas carols on repeat or decorating your tree with lights and ornaments, you better start now since Christmas is less than a month away. Another fun way to start celebrating early is to grab some...

Robinson basketball star commits to play college

Robinson basketball star commits to play college

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Basketball, News, Winter Sports

The Robinson girls basketball point guard Kaliah Henderson ('18) has received a very intriguing opportunity as she enters her second season with the Lady Knights. St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, a Division 1 program, has offered to sign Henderson as a part of their 2019 recruiting class. However,...

Robinson offers support for students affected by tragedy in Puerto Rico

Robinson offers support for students affected by tragedy in Puerto Rico

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

November 28, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News, Profiles, Showcase

Since Hurricane Maria hit land on September 20, Puerto Ricans have been fighting to return to a regular, everyday life. But such a horrific event can be challenging to recover from, forcing many residents to create a new beginning and a new type of "everyday life". Goelys Velacquec ('18), a Puerto...

Putting family first, Taylor resigns as head football coach

Putting family first, Taylor resigns as head football coach

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Football, In Depth, News, Profiles, Showcase, Teacher Feature

Former head football coach Shawn Taylor's current social studies classroom sits just two doors down and across the hallway from his former Algebra II class, where he met his girlfriend in 1998. Fast forward 19 years, and those two mathletes are celebrating their 10-year wedding anniversary in January,...

Robinson has an interactive approach for tomorrow’s Great American Teach-In

Robinson has an interactive approach for tomorrow’s Great American Teach-In

Cassidy Williams, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Robinson's annual career fair is being held Thursday, Nov. 16. This event allows students to learn more about careers they're interested in and the plethora of  job opportunities in our community. Visitors come in to speak with students about their jobs and passions in hopes to show the importance of...

Lady Knights fall to Bishop Moore 3-1, end season in State Semis

Lady Knights fall to Bishop Moore 3-1, end season in State Semis

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

November 12, 2017


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

If there's one word to describe Robinson volleyball, it's consistent. For the past three years, the Lady Knights (26-8) have claimed the regional title before falling to Bishop Moore (23-7) in the 6A State Semifinals. This year proved to be no different when the Lady Knights fell to the Hornets 4-1...

Knights and Panthers unite to honor service members

Knights and Panthers unite to honor service members

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News, Showcase

The Robinson High school band is holding their annual veteran’s day concert Thursday, Nov. 9, and this year the concert will have a special twist. The band will be sharing the stage with the Plant High School band. Plant's auditorium is in need of repair and the band was not able to hold their concert...

Students stage walkout to support teachers

Students stage walkout to support teachers

The staff of rhstoday.com

November 8, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Multimedia, News, Showcase

There were more empty desks than usual in second period today, when over a hundred Robinson students walked out of class at 8:45 a.m. in order to protest the School District of Hillsborough County's recent decision to withhold teacher raises. In the past, qualifying teachers have received a $4,000 step...

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