THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

RESTAURANT REVIEW: FROZEN NITROGEN ICE CREAM

RESTAURANT REVIEW: FROZEN NITROGEN ICE CREAM

Alexis Wood, Reporter

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

When heading down Alafaya towards UCF, there are several whimsical eateries to explore. The newest ice cream parlor, Frozen Nitrogen Ice Cream, has caused quite a stir among Seminole students with incredible dishes like frozen cereal. I visited to get the latest scoop on this popular ice cream joint. Walki...

HEALTH ACADEMY STUDENTS PREPARE FOR MEDICAL CAREERS

HEALTH ACADEMY STUDENTS PREPARE FOR MEDICAL CAREERS

Alexis Wood, Reporter

February 20, 2018


Filed under Spotlight, Student Life, Top Stories

Seminole High School is home to a variety of programs: the traditional program, the International Baccalaureate (IB) program, and the Health Academy. The students in Health Academy are given the opportunity to focus on the medical career route, taking specialized classes in these courses to become bett...

ACING THE SAT: TIPS FROM THE PROS

ACING THE SAT: TIPS FROM THE PROS

Sania Shaukat and Jennifer Schmid

February 16, 2018


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

The Scholastic Aptitude Test, most commonly referred to as the SAT, is a standardized test that students take to increase their chances of earning college admissions. The SAT assesses a student's math, writing, and reading levels. There are two sections to the test, each scored on a 200 to 800 point sc...

GROWING UP IN THE AGE OF MASS SHOOTINGS

GROWING UP IN THE AGE OF MASS SHOOTINGS

Leyton Dudley, Zyva Sheikh, and Malavika Kannan

February 15, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

Today, principal Dr. Connie Collins made a solemn announcement over the intercom. She was informing students of yesterday’s shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, which claimed 17 lives. It should have been shocking. But here’s the thing— it wasn’t. Because ...

ELLE TAYLOR DAZZLES THE DANCE FLOOR

ELLE TAYLOR DAZZLES THE DANCE FLOOR

Shafana Mohammad, Reporter

February 15, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The Dazzlers have a stellar reputation at SHS, known for their hard work and graceful dancing. One Varsity Dazzler, however, is a freshman. Elle Taylor, a Health Academy student, has had her sights set on being a Dazzler for years. Now, that dream has become a reality.    Taylor has been atte...

IB STUDENTS HOLD ANNUAL ART SHOW

IB STUDENTS HOLD ANNUAL ART SHOW

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

The International Baccalaureate (IB) art students at SHS are not only academically skilled, but artistically talented as well. Yesterday evening, these  students presented their treasured works of art at the Historic Sanford Welcome Center during the annual IB art show. IB Visual Arts teacher Kath...

TIME’S UP: AWARENESS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT BEGINS NEW MOVEMENT

TIME’S UP: AWARENESS OF SEXUAL ASSAULT BEGINS NEW MOVEMENT

Serra Sowers, Photographer

February 12, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Top Stories

Reports of sexual harassment and abuse cases have become more prevalent in 2018, with more women sharing their stories and demanding justice.  Sexual harassment is defined as unwanted sexual behavior or remarks in the workplace. In 2017 alone, over 50 cases of sexual harassment and abuse cases have...

GALLERY: SIGNING DAY

GALLERY: SIGNING DAY

Adrian De Guzman, Editor-in-Chief

February 7, 2018


Filed under Student Life, Top Stories

On one special day every year, Seminole High School's top athletes get rewarded for years of hard work: Signing Day. This is the day that students are officially signed on to participate in the athletics programs of various colleges. Today, six seniors signed to colleges in their respective sports: Ma...

NINTH GRADE CENTER: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

NINTH GRADE CENTER: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Malavika Kannan and Shafana Mohammad

February 6, 2018


Filed under Current Events, Student Life, Top Stories

The long-awaited Ninth Grade Center (NGC) will finally be ready for incoming freshmen in the 2018–19 school year. This center will be located at Millenium Middle School’s current campus and will house around 1,200 freshmen, including the International Baccalaureate, Health Academy, and Traditional...

JABARI KELLY FLIPS OUT FOR SHS

JABARI KELLY FLIPS OUT FOR SHS

Alexis Wood, Reporter

February 5, 2018


Filed under Spotlight, Top Stories

Every school has a mascot, whether it's the Lake Mary Rams, Lyman Greyhounds, or Winter Springs Bears. For our mighty tribe, the reigning 'Nole mascot is played by the exuberant senior Jabari Kelly. Kelly has been Seminole's mascot for two years and is now preparing to end his final year with a bang. ...

IFFAT NAWSHEEN INSPIRES SEMINOLE

IFFAT NAWSHEEN INSPIRES SEMINOLE

Sania Shaukat, Copy Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Spotlight, Top Stories

After her first pep rally during her freshman year of high school, senior Iffat Nawsheen realized she wanted to be the girl with the mic. Seeing Nicole Blonsick, the then-Student Body President (SBP), leading the school was definitely an inspiration. She had always been told to “make the most”...

SEMINOLE NEEDS CLASSES FOR TAXES

SEMINOLE NEEDS CLASSES FOR TAXES

Leyton Dudley, Reporter

January 31, 2018


Filed under Editorials, Top Stories

The following article was featured in our fall print issue. Print copies can be accessed in the media center or your English classroom. Over the years, students, especially upperclassmen, have requested a class geared toward filing and completing taxes. Students think this class would not only allow ...