• All Florida schools close for remainder of the year
  • Tampa currently under stay-at-home order due to COVID-19
  • Graduation postponed until July 15.
  • Yearbooks are $95

Planning for the first days of freedom

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Ella Wertz, News Editor

May 26, 2020

Since the stay at home order was lifted in Tampa and we are entering into different stages of reopening businesses and attempting to return to normalcy, quarantine is coming to an end. In order to prepare for this freedom,  Knight Writers asked students what the first thing they want to do when quarantine...

A practical prom

Sophia Crassas ('20) and Kaitlyn Patterson ('20) stand in front of their house in their dresses while their parents capture the moment.

Ava Hogan, Staff Writer

May 20, 2020

With everything that's happening in the world, it's easy for the smaller things, like prom, to go overlooked. But, our seniors and juniors refused to let COVID-19 interfere with some of their last high school memories. Jules Whitaker ('20) celebrated her last prom with her cousin Lauren Whitaker....

Photo gallery: congratulations class of 2020

Robinson hosts a drive through to hand out materials and congratulate the class of 2020.

Morgan Brazier, Editor-in-chief

May 13, 2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the class of 2020 attended their last day of high school on March 13 and were not able to collect their yearbooks, graduation supplies, or locker contents at school. Robinson instead hosted drive throughs during the second week of May to hand out materials to students. Seniors...

Update on 2020 spring sports

Julia Garcia ('20) stands at shortstop, waiting for the next batter.

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

May 5, 2020

It was previously reported that the FHSAA had chosen to suspend spring sports due to the global pandemic that has students taking the remainder of their classes online. That ruling has been changed due to the progressing state of the nation's fight against COVID-19. After the decision by Florida governor...

How to do prom at home

Lindsey Chadwick, Staff Writer

April 29, 2020

Prom was supposed to be this weekend but there are still ways to have some fun on this night. Even though prom is not going to be in a room filled with loud music and sweaty people, you can still have a memorable one that no one has ever had before. Here are some ideas to have a fun and memorable pr...

The eLearning needs to stop

Morgan Brazier, Editor-in-chief

April 24, 2020

When Hillsborough County first made the transition to eLearning back in March, it was just intended to hold us over and keep everyone on track until we were able to return to school. It made sense, it seemed necessary and beneficial. But now, all Florida schools will officially remain closed through...

Quiz: Which Zoom background should you use?

The logo for Zoom, a popular website for online school.

Lindsey Chadwick, Staff Writer

April 10, 2020

With COVID-19 taking us out of school, students have been lightening the mood during this time by using various backgrounds during Zoom calls for school. Take this quiz to find out which background you should use on your next Zoom call. (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.ex.co/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Spring sports delayed

The team meets before starting warm-ups before the game

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

April 9, 2020

With a statewide stay-at-home order in Florida, schools all over have switched to online learning. But spring sports for these schools do not have the luxury of switching to electronics. Therefore, the calendar for these teams has been altered. The sports that are being affected by this pandemic include:...

Hillsborough County COVID-19 update

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Ella Wertz, News Editor

April 8, 2020

Hillsborough County has recently come out with more updates regarding how students will carry on throughout the rest of the year. As of now all Hillsborough County schools will be closed until May 1st. This date is subject to change when the country reassess our position after the April 30th deadline...

Happy Happenings

Man's best friend is a great way for spirits to be lifted. Their high energy can associate with a happy mood.

Ava Hogan, Staff Writer

April 7, 2020

There is a lot of uncertainty going on in the world right now, and most of us are probably feeling a little off, so please enjoy this photo gallery to bring you some joy.

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