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2018 Open Mic Night!

2018 Open Mic Night!

By Jasmine Bermudez, Staff Writer

June 7, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Club briefs, School briefs, Showcase

Choir director Ms. Cid arranged the last Open Mic Night on June 1st, 2018. In between performances, students read their submissions to the seniors. The host and the first Open Mic Night manager Lucia Ona has helped with decorating, filming, sound check, and the schedule with the participation of other s...

Spring Band Concert 2018

Spring Band Concert 2018

By Lilith Berrios, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018


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On Thursday, May 24th, the band program’s Spring Concert was held in the auditorium, featuring separate groups and soloists. The Beginning Band performed Mary Ann, Sawmill Creek, E-Flat Concert Medley, Loch Lomond/ Shalom Chevarin, Ricochet Rock, and Kumbaya. The Intermediate Band performed ...

New Art Murals

New Art Murals

By John Clement, Editor-in-Chief

June 3, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Photo Gallery, School briefs, Showcase

As you walk through the first building, have you seen groups of students painting? You’re watching Ms. Lee’s art students in action, who have been beautifying the school with new art murals over the past few months. According to Ms. Lee, there are 10 new murals in total, with 3 still being worked...

Stings Recognized for Excellence at the Departmental Awards

Stings Recognized for Excellence at the Departmental Awards

By Clara Garcia, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


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Miami High’s Departmental Awards Ceremony was held on May 22. Students and their family members, faculty, and staff gathered in the Theater to honor students that have excelled in different subject areas. “There are 3,000 students at Miami High, and only about 200 will be awarded here today. You...

Community Awards Ceremony

Community Awards Ceremony

By Gina Martinez, Copy Editor

May 31, 2018


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The Community Awards Ceremony was held on May 24th in the theater. The event ran all the way to first lunch with teachers, club advisors, and coaches handing out awards in recognition of students’ leadership, dedication, and involvement in the community. The ceremony is organized by a commi...

MHS Fashion Show

MHS Fashion Show

By Annette Chu, Staff Writer

May 31, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Features, School briefs

FCCLA held their 3rd annual “Fashion, Art, Music, and Entertainment Event” (F.A.M.E.) on May 25 in the media center. Students in the Fashion Technology and Design program created the garments showcased by the models, who were handpicked by fashion design teacher Ms. Belony. At this event, there was ...

Sock Hop

Sock Hop

By Rachel Salmeron, Business Manager

May 30, 2018


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The Student Government Association hosted a Sock Hop on May 18th from 8 p.m. to midnight in the MHS Asylum. A DJ provided the music and the 278 students who bought tickets for $5. Chips and soda were for sale. For many seniors their last school sponsored social event for the year, and they were glad ...

Spring Festival 2018

Spring Festival 2018

By Emely Herrera, Editor-in-Chief

May 30, 2018


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On May 25th, S.G.A. held their annual Spring festival in the Asylum with clubs manning the food stands and games (that came with prizes). Food stations included Class of 2018 with nachos, Class of 2020 with hotdogs, and Class of 2021 with popcorn. Mu Alpha Theta sold pizza and allowed students to play pi...

Chess team goes to Nationals

Chess team goes to Nationals

By Lisbeth Chavarria, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


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Chess coach Mr. Aguilar reports that the team received third place in the district championships on April 9.  They also Traveled by bus to Nationals in Columbus, Ohio, from April 25-30 where 15 Stingarees had the privilege to compete in four distinct categories: In under 1200- Daniel Rodriguez, Dariel...

Band

By Lilith Berrios, Staff Writer

May 17, 2018


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Band director Ms. Denlinger would like to send a message to the graduating seniors in band: “I wish you much luck and happiness. Promise to never lose contact with each other because the friendships you have formed in band run very deep and last a lifetime. It has truly been my honor and joy to watch...

CAP Advisor

By Clara Garcia

May 17, 2018


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CAP Advisor Ms. Puentes urges juniors to research colleges and universities during the summer. She also urges seniors to apply for the Florida Bright Futures scholarship. "The deadline is in August," she reports. "Also, 9th, 10th, and 11th graders do not forget to create your Raise.Me account for micro...

11th Grade Counselor

By Clara Garcia, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


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11th grade counselor Ms. Echevarria reports that she has seen too many juniors without their community service hours. “They need to get them, or next year, when they are seniors, they cannot participate in the senior events,” she said.

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