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The last dance

The last dance

Hannah Prince, Staff Writer
May 12, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

The curtains part, the lights come on and the music blares - it is time to perform. For the SMCHS dance program, May 10-13, 2017 is the final curtain call. The annual spring dance concert highlights the dance team, intermediate and advanced dance classes, soloists and guest performances from student-athletes. From...

The captured scenes

The captured scenes

Rachel Tetreault and Hannah Prince
April 25, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

As the fire truck comes racing down the street, students prepare to watch the "Every 15 Minutes" assembly. Here are some snippets of the MOCK crash demonstration and performances, the reading of the obituary and the grim reaper pulling victims out of class.   The grim reaper takes Griffin...

Four days in the Emerald City

Four days in the Emerald City

Hannah Prince and Amanda Moussiaux
April 14, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Hi! It's Hannah and Amanda, Eagle Eye staff writers. Throughout our vlog, we will keep you updated on our day to day activities and events in Seattle. From April 5-8, the Journalism Education Association (JEA) held the 2017 spring conference in downtown Seattle, where high school journalists a...

I’m booked 

I’m booked 

Taylor Gather and Ivanna Rea
March 2, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

  For sophomore Catlin Relvas, Mar. 2 is D.E.A.R. to her heart and childhood experience. National Read Across America day was created in 1998 by the National Education Association (NEA). Every year, the holiday is celebrated on Dr. Seuss' birthday, Mar. 2, as a day dedicated to reading and...

Post-It project

Post-It project

Amanda Moussiaux and Rachel Tetreault
February 28, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

  Need a daily dose of inspiration? Try scrolling through inspirational quotes. Recently, the Guys Givin' Back organization has been picking up the trend that motivates and inspires people to do acts of kindness. The Guys Givin' Back organization at SMCHS ran by senior Dylan Wrightson, freshman...

New mass schedule

New mass schedule

Ivanna Rea, Managing Editor
December 6, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

On Thursday Dec. 5, SMCHS enacted a new bell schedule for students and faculty. A call for change arose after only 587 students (1/3 of the school population) attended the All Saints Mass in October. The majority of students came to school late that day wearing their mass day uniform. Principal...

Deck the nations

Deck the nations

Chloe Le, Web Editor-in-Chief
December 5, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Cramming in lessons for government, preparing for their next conference and their final exams, the MUN senior class always dedicates one day to leave it all behind to decorate one tree. For almost 20 years, it's been an MUN Christmas tradition to decorate the small bare tree in the back of MUN D...

No peace in El Cajon

No peace in El Cajon

Megan Forsythe, Staff Writer
October 24, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

  El Cajon police shot and killed an unarmed black man, Alfred Olango, on Tuesday Sept. 27. Public anger arose from this statistic: Olango was the 176th black man shot by a police officer in 2016. Following the shooting, protestors demanded videos of the shooting to be released to settle jus...

A clown’s scare

A clown’s scare

Ian Gutierrez and Rachel Tetreault
October 24, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

The month of October is full of Halloween excitement, but some people have taken it too far. According to the Sheriff's department of South Carolina, people dressed as clowns have been sighted around neighborhoods on the east coast and mid-west side of the United States. Locals have seen clowns stalk,...

Category 5

Category 5

Hannah Prince, Staff Writer
October 12, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

After 12 chaotic days, Hurricane Matthew's journey from the Caribbean to the East Coast of United States has been reclassified to a post-tropical cyclone. From the beginning of the tropical storm to the various hurricane categories (one through five), the lives affected and damage created has been devastating. "There's...

Boy’s Varsity Ice Hockey

September 19, 2016
Filed under News, Sports

Interview with senior Greg Bennett, varsity hockey player. Saturday 17, 2016 at 4 p.m.

Showcase shout out

Showcase shout out

Taylor Gather, Staff Writer
September 9, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Scott Bricker has never felt prouder of his ongoing three year accomplishment. Since the Lenovo Yoga tablets were introduced to SMCHS in 2014, the IT staff has continue to perfect and create an engaging environment for both students and teachers. As the overseer of the project, Bricker maintains a...

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