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New School Gun Laws

New School Gun Laws

By Ian Sanz, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under News

  Following the mass shooting that resulted in the deaths of 15 students and 2 staff members at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on February 14th earlier this year, many students are concerned that they may not be safe in their own classrooms.   Do you feel safe at school? Senior...

Staying on Track

Staying on Track

By John Clement, Editor-in-Chief

May 15, 2018


Filed under News

Whatever grade you’re in, keeping track of your graduation requirements is vital. There are five in total: GPA, community service, state exams, completing a course in Florida Virtual School (FLVS), and passing classes to earn enough credits. Staying organized and fulfilling them early will lead to...

Alumni Association gives out $22,500 in Scholarships

Alumni Association gives out $22,500 in Scholarships

By Lisbeth Chavarria, Staff Writer

April 10, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

On Saturday, April 7, the Miami High Alumni Association awarded 43 scholarships worth $22,500 to this year’s seniors. During the ceremony held in the theater, 41 of the students received the $500 awards, and seniors Azhar Moihdeen and Ariel Trueba received the top $1,000 scholarships. Cory Cibran,...

Our Choir Makes A Stand!!!

Our Choir Makes A Stand!!!

By Jasmine Bermudez, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Club briefs, News

Choir instructor Ms. Cid reports that her students participated in the state level of the Florida Vocal Association’s Solo and Ensemble on April 7th, at Palm Beach Atlantic University. Soloists junior Alfred Cardenas and senior Jason Albisu earned Superior ratings. Soloists senior Kevin Martinez a...

Grad Bash on the Horizon

Grad Bash on the Horizon

By Helen Acevedo, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

The Class of 2018 secretary Helen Acevedo reports that the Grad Bash trip to Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure is on April 28th. There are 200 spaces available for the trip. Tickets are on sale for $140 online through OSP on the student portal, or here at school in the activities office (rm...

SENIOR WEEK 2018

SENIOR WEEK 2018

By Helen Acevedo, Staff Writer

March 12, 2018


Filed under News

Although seniors are counting down the days till their graduation on June 4th, they have a few months left and a whole lot of celebrating to do. Since freshman year, a majority of the class of 2018 had been waiting for one of the most lit events of their high school experience, Senior Week! Senior Week began...

Pick me! Superlatives!

Pick me! Superlatives!

By Julianna Jaramillo, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News

  The history of Senior Superlatives reaches far back into the roots of Miami High. It’s an important part of senior pride and something many high school students look forward to. Males and females can be nominated in one of 22 categories which are picked by student government and approved by activit...

Miami High’s Top Scholars Share Secrets

Miami High’s Top Scholars Share Secrets

By Christopher Bellina, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News

You go home and open up your backpack to look over all the homework you have to complete and wonder how to the best students do all of this. Miami Senior High’s students at the top of the academic pyramid have found ways to stay on top. 9th grader Jose Castro would rather do all his homework at on...

Students March Against Gun Violence

Students March Against Gun Violence

By Ian Sanz, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

After school on February 22nd, Miami High seniors Ariel Trueba, Adalain Sans and Kelin Escobar took a stand against gun violence and organized a protest against Florida’s loose gun laws. The protest sought tougher psychiatric evaluations and stronger background checks for people trying to buy guns a...

R-Tech

R-Tech

By Rachel Salmeron, Business Manager

February 22, 2018


Filed under News

Are you interested in technology and robotics? If so, you should join the new R-Tech club where students can nurture their interest in science and compete against other high schools. What is R-tech? The Robotics and Technology club (R-Tech) was established at the end of December 2017, with math teacher Mr. Jara as the advisor. “The purpose of the clu...

Black History Show

Black History Show

By Ian Sanz, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

Miami High's annual Black History Show was held on February 22nd during 2nd period. The Thespians teamed up with the "B & G" dance crew and Choir to pull off an amazing show! The show, starring sophomore Emma Alonso and junior Juliana Morales, took a stand against judging others based on appearances....

MIAMI HIGH HOSTS VIGIL FOR VICTIMS OF PARKLAND SHOOTING

MIAMI HIGH HOSTS VIGIL FOR VICTIMS OF PARKLAND SHOOTING

By Ian Sanz, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News, School briefs

On February 21st, one week after the tragic mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, Miami High's students conducted a vigil during 2nd lunch in memory of the 17 victims of the shooting. Students huddled together in a circle on the P.E. field and voiced their concerns over Florida's curren...

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