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Kid’s Corner is ready to begin preschool on Feb. 26

Kid’s Corner is ready to begin preschool on Feb. 26

Harini Ravichandran

March 8, 2019


Filed under CLUBS, Online Only, Recent Updates

Kid’s Corner will be starting their semester of teaching preschoolers on Feb. 26. In order to prepare for the new batch of preschoolers, all of the students are required to have a binder full of possible lesson plans for the preschoolers. Many students such as junior Aeryn Hopwood are already done...

Kid’s Corner begins to form learning themes

Kid’s Corner begins to form learning themes

Harini Ravichandran

February 24, 2019


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With the first day of preschool approaching on Feb. 28, the students of Kid’s Corner are quickly deciding on learning themes and the preparation of lessons are underway. There are two teams in the class and students are partnered up in order to prepare lessons for the preschoolers. According to Kimberly ...

Kid’s Corner gets ready to start a new preschool class

Kid’s Corner gets ready to start a new preschool class

Harini Ravichandran

January 22, 2019


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As a new semester begins, Kid’s Corner will restart once again with a new batch of preschoolers and new teachers. Advanced Child Development is a semester long class and therefore, since the first semester of the 2018-2019 academic school year is over, there is a new batch of students and preschoolers...

Extended Culture: Students, teachers consider impacts of having extended family live far away, cultural benefits that come along

Extended Culture: Students, teachers consider impacts of having extended family live far away, cultural benefits that come along

Grace Xu

December 13, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, Recent Updates

This winter break, junior Maria “Mars” Stefanidou will be visiting her relatives for the holidays. However, for Stefanidou, it won’t be the run-of-the-mill driving to grandma’s house type of visit—instead, she’ll be flying all the way to Greece. “We’re going to be going (to Greece and...

Kid’s Corner gets into the winter spirit by reading fairy tales and nonfiction books

Kid’s Corner gets into the winter spirit by reading fairy tales and nonfiction books

Harini Ravichandran

December 1, 2018


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Despite December being a very festive month, Kid’s Corner will not be partaking in the festivities of the holiday season. They have not had a Christmas party in the past years and this year is no different--Kid’s Corner will not be hosting a Christmas party for the preschoolers this year. Accord...

Kid’s Corner celebrated Halloween by hosting a Halloween party

Kid’s Corner celebrated Halloween by hosting a Halloween party

Harini Ravichandran

November 2, 2018


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Kid’s Corner celebrated Halloween by hosting a Halloween party at the auditorium for the preschoolers. Everyone in the class made efforts to be festive for Halloween by dressing up in costumes. According to Kid's Corner teacher Kimberly Lenzo, “the most interesting costume that I saw from the...

Kids’ Corner officially in session, Halloween party preparations underway

Kids’ Corner officially in session, Halloween party preparations underway

Harini Ravichandran

October 27, 2018


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The Kid’s Corner preschool has started. According to Kimberly Lenzo, the director of Kid’s Corner, “our current theme is colors, numbers, and shapes.” In order to help the preschoolers learn colors, numbers, and shapes, the preschoolers go through different stations that have a fun and engaging...

More Than A Diagnosis: As International Congress approaches, experts on, students with autism explain history, misconceptions surrounding developmental disorder

More Than A Diagnosis: As International Congress approaches, experts on, students with  autism explain history, misconceptions surrounding developmental disorder

Angela Qian and Harini Ravichandran

October 25, 2018


Filed under FEATURE, feature-top, Recent Updates

Senior Ethan Wakeman is pretty much your average high schooler. He’s a GKOM, and he participates in activities such as cross-country, track and radio. Like many students, he also said he tends to forget to do things. He often struggles with social skills and communication. Wakeman happens to have auti...

Kid’s Corner analyzes children’s books and prepares to go to the Planetarium

Kid’s Corner analyzes children’s books and prepares to go to the Planetarium

Harini Ravichadran

October 10, 2018


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As October approaches soon, Kid’s Corner is preparing to through their annual Halloween party. In order to prepare for the party, the Advanced Child Development students are creating events that the preschoolers can do during the party. Analyzing the themes of children’s books is one of those tas...

Pinnacle staff to work on yearbook supplement, personal portfolios

Pinnacle staff to work on yearbook supplement, personal portfolios

April 18, 2018


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Pinnacle members are currently working on the yearbook supplement to accompany the 2017-2018 yearbook. Pinnacle adviser Nicole Laughrey said, “The yearbook supplement includes photos of spring sports and other events that can not be covered in the yearbook.” As for the theme of this year’s ye...

Pinnacle to work on yearbook supplement

Pinnacle to work on yearbook supplement

March 25, 2018


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Pinnacle staff members have officially finished producing the 2017 to 2018 yearbook, and they are currently working on its supplement. According to Pinnacle adviser Nicole Laughrey, “Everyone who purchased a yearbook will be receiving its supplement. They are sold together.” The supplement includes photos from ...

Pinnacle Yearbook is no longer accepting senior ad forms and yearbooks are for sale

January 16, 2018


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Pinnacle is no longer accepting senior ad forms. The senior ads will be available to be viewed in the 2017-2018 Yearbook. Secondly, the yearbook is still available for purchase. From now until the end of the year, the yearbooks cost $52. All of the yearbooks are final sale, there are no refunds. Ac...