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Samantha Garcia leads the way to success

Samantha Garcia ('20) takes the field to perform the halftime show during the Newsome football game.

Jennifer Le, Staff Writer

November 18, 2019

At their very last competition of the year, when the Marching Knights finished superior, their captain left with more than just a rating. Samantha Garcia ('20) is band captain, one of the highest available positions for a student in the Robinson Marching Band. As band captain, she works closely with...

Tiffany Oliver gets the seal of approval

Tiffany Oliver shows off her PAEMST award. She recently won these awards in Washington D.C.

Meena Vasquez, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Tiffany Oliver has been teaching all forms of biology there is at Robinson High School, such as standard Biology, Biology honors and AP Biology. Currently, she is teaching HL Biology for IB juniors and seniors. Her outstanding teaching was recognized three weeks ago by the PAEMST (Presidential Awards...

Charles Davidson creates his legacy

Charles Davidson works with the cast to craft a scene from his play, Dystopia: A Teen Parody.

Amelia Foster, A&E Editor, Multimedia Editor

October 31, 2019

Eighth period may be the last class in the traditional school day, but for Charles Davidson ('21), it's where his dreams begin. Robinson's Troupe 2660 theater class meets every eighth period, and they recently started preparing their showing of "Dystopia: a Teen Parody," a one-act play that Davidson...

New in town, Ms. Brown

Ms.Brown got a kick out of Spirit Week!

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Melissa Brown, one of the new English 2 Honors and Reading 2C teachers here at Robinson, is already proving to be a strong addition to the faculty. Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, Brown graduated from Missouri State, majoring in Secondary English Education. At first, she had planned on majoring...

A Q&A with Luis Suarez, the new AP for Administration

Luis Suarez in his office.

Amelia Foster, A&E Editor, Multimedia Editor

September 6, 2019

Luis Suarez is Robinson's new Assistant Principal for Administration, replacing Niki Lockett. RHSToday sat down with him to learn more. Q: What was your previous job? A: I was at Chamberlain High School for three years and I was the Assistant Principal for Student Affairs. Q: When did you learn...

Meet Chef Mitch

Meet Robinson's new chef.

Ella Wertz, News Editor

September 5, 2019

Among Robinson's 19 new teachers for the new year, the school will also be welcoming a new chef to the staff. Chef Mitchell "Mitch" Smithey has never taught before and is taking a hands-on approach to his new position to cultivate Robinson's culinary program into an creative outlet for students. Chef...

A Q&A with Macey Hatton

Macey Hatton ('19)  works on an assignment.

Alyssa Acosta, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The RHS today staff interviewed co-salutatorian Macey Hatton ('19). Both Hatton and her twin sister, Kenzie, earned the title of the traditional salutatorian, working hard in high school and earning the same exact GPA. Q: What is your GPA? Unweighted? Weighted? A: Unweighted 4.0, weighted 6.32 ...

A Q&A with Kenzie Hatton

Kenzie Hatton ('19) working hard to achieve her academic goals.

Ella Wertz, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

The salutatorian of Robinson's traditional program has a interesting story. Kenzie Hatton ('19) shares the title with her twin sister, Macy as they both took the same courses and ended up with the same GPA's. Hatton has continued to strengthen her schedule and motivate herself, not with salutatorian...

Freshman finds fame through TikTok

Liam Silk ('22) displays his TikTok profile.

Anna Woodward, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

Vine, YouTube, Instagram. The number of apps that can make a person go viral is long and growing by the day. For people like Liam Silk ('22), social media has been a way to share fun content with friends and gain thousands of followers. Silk goes by the username @willyum420 on TikTok (previously known...

Joshua Saunders: more than just a coach

Saunders coaches his flag football team

Amelia Foster, A&E editor

January 21, 2019

Joshua Saunders is a man of many titles; around Robinson, some may know him as their IB math teacher, but most people know him as the head coach of Robinson's most successful sports program: the flag football team. Along with holding five high school flag football state titles, Saunders is also head coach...

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