Author: Beverly Popoola

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The Wonder Week with The Wonder Years

By the time this has been distributed it wouldn’t be considered last week, however, “last week” was Thanksgiving Break. During that time I started a phenomenal series on Netflix titled The Wonder Years and...

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Slam Poetry

Slam. Poetry. It’s. Lit. Slam poetry is the art of spoken word or free verse poetry usually performed in front of a live audience. Slam poetry is one of the most intense, powerful, cathartic...

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How Does It Feel to Be a Senior?

  The best thing about high school isn’t going to school, it’s going to school and being a senior.   A new school year means many new beginnings, however, it also begins the last...

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Senior/Acceptance Breakfast

The year is almost up for the 2016 graduating seniors and the Senior Breakfast and Senior Acceptance Breakfast are just two of the ways to usher it in. On May 11, seniors attended a...

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Bad Film Club Co.

Here at school one of our very own students, Iliana Aragon has founded her own clothing brand. Her specialty item that has many of her peers lining up to buy from her: hats.  ...

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A World of Youthful Leaders

  “Leaders must be close enough to relate to others, but far enough ahead to motivate them.” –John C. Maxwell Recently around school we’ve seen the rise of young and ambitious students taking power....

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Girls

Girls are unrealistic, sometimes narcissistic and maybe even a little too optimistic. Why are some of my fellow sisters so unrealistic? Top 10 Reasons For Unrealistic Expectations Disney movies/shows Sappy romance novels Romance movies...

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Are We Really Giving Thanks?

Thanksgiving is supposed to be a time of celebration and giving “thanks” to God, family, friends and the other things in life we are thankful for. However, in our current society we’ve completely let...

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Welcoming Our New Teachers

New teachers are like books, there’s more to them than meets the eye. We have a plethora of new teachers in our Jag community this year. However, we’ve lost a few great teachers too,...