THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

AP LITERATURE, IB ENGLISH STUDENTS PERFORM MACBETH

AP LITERATURE, IB ENGLISH STUDENTS PERFORM MACBETH

Taylor Harris, Reporter

December 15, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Mrs. Jane Cooper’s AP Literature and IB English students reenacted sections of “Macbeth” on Dec. 7 in the KWC for the 13th annual “Scottish Games.” “Macbeth” was chosen as Cooper’s students study it in class. Students formed groups and received a specific list of scenes from “Macbeth” to ch...

PHOTO GALLERY: WINTER CHORAL CONCERT

PHOTO GALLERY: WINTER CHORAL CONCERT

December 8, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole's chorus held their annual Holiday Concert on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 7 p.m. in the KWC Auditorium.             For photo coverage of the event, visit: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153698049151125.1073742014.312293051124&type=3

MOCKINGJAY- PART 2 HYPE SWEEPS SEMINOLE

MOCKINGJAY- PART 2 HYPE SWEEPS SEMINOLE

Malavika Kannan, Reporter

December 2, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The tributes of Seminole High School, as Hunger Games fans are called, have eagerly awaited the last installment of the film series: "Mockingjay- Part 2." The movie was released on Nov. 20. However, some new developments surrounding the film may surprise hardcore fans, many of whom were unsatisfied by "Moc...

BALLROOM DANCE CLUB PERFORMED IN BLITZ

BALLROOM DANCE CLUB PERFORMED IN BLITZ

Malavika Kannan, Reporter

November 13, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High’s Ballroom Dance Club prepared to foxtrot, rumba, and tango their way to victory in the annual Ballroom Blitz, a well-known dance competition. This was their second year competing, and the club had eagerly anticipated the event. Sponsor Ms. Melody Sweigert says, “The Ballroom Dance Club doe...

THESPIANS PREPARE FOR DISTRICT COMPETITION

THESPIANS PREPARE FOR DISTRICT COMPETITION

Adrian De Guzman, Reporter

November 9, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

On September 18, auditions for Seminole’s Thespian Troupe 3266’s District Festival began, with the rest of the auditions occurring from September 21-23. Districts are November 19-21, and are weekdays that all participating students are activitied out for. The theatre group is hard at work even ou...

UPCOMING HARRY POTTER SPINOFF ENCHANTS FANS

UPCOMING HARRY POTTER SPINOFF ENCHANTS FANS

Malavika Kannan, Reporter

October 29, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

When Harry Potter fans worldwide heard about the new Harry Potter film spinoff, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, set to release in November of 2016, they were ready to produce a Patronus Charm. “People who love Harry Potter will love to have their story revived again, since it’s kind o...

SHS CHORUS PERFORMS IN FALL PREVIEW

SHS CHORUS PERFORMS IN FALL PREVIEW

Malavika Kannan, Reporter

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High’s chorus has been hard at work fine-tuning their pieces for the upcoming Fall Preview, which will be held at 7 pm tonight in the KWC Performing Arts Center. This first concert of the year will feature all of the choral groups, which include the Gospel Choir, Dynamics Show Choir, Festival C...

PHOTO GALLERY: HISPANIC HERITAGE SHOW

PHOTO GALLERY: HISPANIC HERITAGE SHOW

October 21, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

              For photo coverage of last Friday's Hispanic Heritage Show, visit: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153618755601125.1073741979.312293051124&type=3 

DAY IN THE LIFE: Step Team Edition

DAY IN THE LIFE: Step Team Edition

Aida Lashinsky, Editor-in-Chief

October 21, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Multimedia, Top Stories

In the spirit of pep rallies and school events, reporter Adrian De Guzman went behind the scenes of one hard-working performance group: Seminole High School’s Step Team. De Guzman, having no prior experience with stepping, discovered that the group’s purpose goes beyond pep rallies. “I think...

PHOTO GALLERY: THE CRUCIBLE

PHOTO GALLERY: THE CRUCIBLE

October 13, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The Seminole High School Theatre Company presented The Crucible last weekend, and over 1,100 tickets were sold.         For photo coverage of the play, see: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10153605662711125.1073741977.312293051124&type=3

SHS MARCHING BAND HEADS TO FBA

SHS MARCHING BAND HEADS TO FBA

Sameeha Rashid, Reporter

September 23, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole's marching band is getting ready for its annual Florida Bandmasters Association (FBA).  This year's FBA is on October 24, in the Deland football stadium. Band members are required to attend the FBA and their performance is graded. The 322 band members have been preparing for the FBA all year lo...

SHS THEATER COMPANY CASTS STUDENTS FOR PRODUCTIONS

SHS THEATER COMPANY CASTS STUDENTS FOR PRODUCTIONS

Mallika Dave, Reporter

September 22, 2015


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Seminole High School’s Theatre Company’s fall and spring productions are always looking for new talent to contribute to the performances. Each show involves a specific casting process for both acting and technical roles. The Theatre Company has just recently finished the casting for their fall show...