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The Definition of a Protege

The Definition of a Protege

Hunter Vann, Editor-In-Chief
April 12, 2024

Watching from the sidelines beneath the white wash of the fluorescent lights suspended high above, you rest comfortably. You had just performed the gymnastics routine you have honed over the course of...

The last line of “Song of Myself” is notoriously ambiguous, urging the audience to formulate their own interpretations. Whitman closes by simply saying, “I stop somewhere waiting for you.” Meant as perhaps an invitation.

Poem Review: Song of Myself

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
April 5, 2024

Let’s face it: I’ve never been a big poetry person. Sure, I’ve memorized the occasional Shakespeare monologue or Robert Frost piece for Ms. Tiansay, but other than that, I’ve never actively gone...

Students have officially taken their last written SAT and will now begin taking digital tests. Changes to the test include shorter test length, shorter reading passages, and questions that are more in line with the school curriculum.

First Round of Digital SATs Administered

Sarah Jones, Managing Editor
April 5, 2024

As technology advances, it is no surprise that standardized testing will change with the rest of the world. Students have officially taken their last written SAT and will now begin taking digital tests....

There is plenty to discover in the city beautiful

Oh? I Forgot About Orlando!

Hunter Vann, Editor-In-Chief
March 29, 2024

Living out in the sleepy suburbs of greater Orlando, it is easy to forget that we actually live across from the actually great city of: well: Orlando! You know: the city hosting its own 15 billion dollar...

While results are coming out, the backlog of applications will continue to pose a challenge for the timely processing of applications

FASFA Results Release After Large Delays

Hunter Vann, Editor-In-Chief
March 29, 2024

The department of education has begun to release millions of students' FAFSA results, kickstarting the waves of paperwork in university financial offices across the country as schools rush to make up for...

It is wildly impressive that some old, otherwise boring, Founding Father could be metamorphosized into a timeless figure, bursting with charisma and clever comebacks to Aaron Burr’s antics.

Not Just A Moment: It’s a Movement

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
March 13, 2024

2015, New York City. Over two centuries forward in time, our nation’s Founding Father boomed in popularity when Lin-Manual Miranda transformed the historical tale of Alexander Hamilton into a global...

Book Review: I Am a Cat

Book Review: I Am a Cat

Hunter Vann, Editor-In-Chief
March 13, 2024

“Living as I do with human beings, the more that I observe them, the more I am forced to conclude that they are selfish.” Natsume Soseki   I Am a Cat by Natsume Soseki is, dare I say it,...

Emma Febres, Gianna Dottore, Juliana Ruiz, Avery Stepan, Sadie Marquette, Alondra Pagan, Mia Fernandez, Samantha Laczko, Amaya Lewis pose before their Hip Hop Dance performance at the LCS Festival.

OSOTA Sweep

Sarah Jones, Managing Editor
March 13, 2024

What is LCS? Each year, One School takes to the stage at LCS, formally known as the League of Christian Schools Festival. With categories ranging from the science fair and Math Olympics to musical theatre...

“A great sorrow, and one that I am only beginning to understand: we don’t get to choose our own hearts. We can’t make ourselves want what’s good for us or what’s good for other people. We don’t get to choose the people we are.”

Book Review: The Goldfinch

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
March 11, 2024

I’ve read many books over the years, and most just slip into the background of my distant memory, the title remembered but never the content. However, once in a lifetime, you get a book that never goes...

During Dr. Seuss Week, students from around the country are encouraged to dress up in the spirit of Dr. Seuss. From wearing their clothes inside-out to twinning with their best friends.

Dr. Seuss Week Begins

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
March 6, 2024

Every child, teacher, and parent around America looks forward to the week when they can go all out with crazy socks, hairstyles, and character cosplays. Maybe they’ll even start the day off with a hearty...

Brinn Marks showing off her win! Gold for Team USA Dragon Boating.

Brinn in the Boat : Leaving a Legacy

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
February 27, 2024

At six years old, Brinn Marks, a current 12th grader, had a dream. After seeing the British Olympics’ opening scene, Brinn realized she wanted to be part of a sport at the highest level possible. During...

Book Review: Paper Towns

Book Review: Paper Towns

Layla Hubler, Copy Editor
February 23, 2024

Being a senior in high school comes with a flood of contradictory emotions. You long to graduate, but can’t ever imagine actually leaving. You’ll miss your friends, and yet you go on and on about how...

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