THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

CHRISTCHURCH TRAGEDY: STUDENTS UNIFIED IN GRIEF

CHRISTCHURCH TRAGEDY: STUDENTS UNIFIED IN GRIEF

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

April 9, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

On March 14th, minutes before the Muslims of Christchurch, New Zealand were about to gather for Friday prayers, a gunman entered the Al-Noor Mosque and opened fire. He was armed with semi-automatic rifles and had attached a camera to his helmet, live-streaming the massacre of 51 men, women, and children ...

NOLE NATION GETS A NEW CHIEF

NOLE NATION GETS A NEW CHIEF

Serra Sowers, Photography Manager

April 8, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

If you see a new face at Seminole High School walking around, talking to students, conducting the band, acting out a scene in KWC, taking the first pitch at a baseball game, picking up trash, or making announcements on NDN news, you have met our new principal: Dr. Jordan Rodriguez. The Seminole wants to t...

BREAKING NEWS: GRAFFITI COVERS CAMPUS

BREAKING NEWS: GRAFFITI COVERS CAMPUS

The Seminole Newspaper Staff

April 5, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

On April 4th, 2019, students arrived on main campus to the scene of explicit graffiti and vandalism on several buildings and in some of the major walkways on campus. Similar damage has been reported at Lake Mary High School today.   The extent of the damage can be seen at Renegade Hall, the Media...

THE SEMINOLE: MAKING HEADLINES SINCE 1922

THE SEMINOLE: MAKING HEADLINES SINCE 1922

Yashaswini Meduri, Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Current Events, Top Stories

The clicking of typewriters, the sound of camera shutters, and the rustling of papers filled the sunny, brick-walled newsroom of Seminole High School. Had they been a few years older, many of its occupants would have been fighting in World War I. But at that moment, nothing could disturb the seven boys in...

SAT SEASON TAKES OVER SHS

SAT SEASON TAKES OVER SHS

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

March 2, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Student Life, Top Stories

It’s in the back of everyone’s mind: a constant, terrifying presence. With the arrival of March comes our school’s administered SAT. The fate of your entire academic career rests on your performance during this one standardized test — to say it's intimidating is an understatement. Oftentimes, ...

SEMINOLE BLACK HISTORY SHOW CELEBRATES BLACK EXCELLENCE

SEMINOLE BLACK HISTORY SHOW CELEBRATES BLACK EXCELLENCE

Zayna Sheikh

February 26, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

Black History is an undeniable and intrinsic part of American history, and with the arrival of February comes a celebration of this very heritage and culture. Black History Month entails 28 celebratory days praising Black excellence in a country that all too often neglects it. “[Black History Month...

ONE YEAR LATER: THE LASTING IMPACT OF THE MSD SHOOTING

ONE YEAR LATER: THE LASTING IMPACT OF THE MSD SHOOTING

The Seminole Newspaper Staff

February 14, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Editorials, Top Stories

While students nationwide are celebrating a day of love and happiness, for many, today is also a day of remembrance. Today is the day we remember the 17 lives lost at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School last year . 24 school shootings, 114 injured, 35 killed. In 2018, the number of mass shootin...

WORLDWIDE ‘MEME BAN’ THREATENS STUDENT ENTERTAINMENT

WORLDWIDE ‘MEME BAN’ THREATENS STUDENT ENTERTAINMENT

Suhaib Hasan, Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

Currently, we live in a period of history known as the Information Age. Starting from the 1970s, the Information Age is marked by the rapid advancements in computers and information technology. These advancements allow for more accessibility to resources used daily: namely, the internet. From the United S...

GET THE FACTS, NOT THE FLU

GET THE FACTS, NOT THE FLU

Samantha Flaute, Reporter

January 22, 2019


Filed under Current Events, Student Life

With everyone sniffling, coughing, and sneezing, getting the flu this season might seem unavoidable. The Center of Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated that flu has resulted in 48.8 million illnesses in the past 2017-2018 season and more people continue to get affected each year. However, gi...

VETERANS ON CAMPUS REFLECT ON LEGACY OF SERVICE

VETERANS ON CAMPUS REFLECT ON LEGACY OF SERVICE

Zayna Sheikh, Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under Current Events

Every year, Veteran's Day is set apart to honor those who protect the freedoms that this country promises. Little else embodies patriotism like offering service and risking death in the name of preserving rights and livelihoods. Though some may not know it, men and women who have done exactly that can ...

THE STUDENT’S GUIDE TO VOTING IN THE 2018 ELECTIONS

THE STUDENT’S GUIDE TO VOTING IN THE 2018 ELECTIONS

Andrea Rivera-Maldonado, Photographer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

As we approach November, households across Florida are being bombarded with flyers, TV and radio ads about the various candidates and the issues they care about. It can be a lot to process, which is why The Seminole compiled a quick reference guide summarizing who is running, which party they represe...

NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN TO BE IMPLEMENTED MONDAY

NEW TRAFFIC PATTERN TO BE IMPLEMENTED MONDAY

Malavika Kannan, Zyva Sheikh, and Serra Sowers

October 19, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

Due to the Ninth Grade Center (NGC), more students are riding buses than ever before.  In order to alleviate problems caused by the NGC, Seminole High School has implemented a new traffic pattern. This pattern, to be implemented on Oct. 22, will change the location of the bus route loop and elimina...