THE SEMINOLE NEWSPAPER

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 ...

GALLERY: HUMANS OF SEMINOLE

GALLERY: HUMANS OF SEMINOLE

January 31, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Student Life, Top Stories

Seminole High School is comprised of over 3,000 diverse and dedicated 'Noles, each with their own stories and perspectives on the world. Using our Instagram page (@seminolenewspaper), we launched a weekly #HumanOfSeminole feature to highlight the contributions and accomplishments of the members of our...

MOVING ONWARD AND UPWARD: FROM IB TO IVY

MOVING ONWARD AND UPWARD: FROM IB TO IVY

Leyton Dudley, Reporter

January 29, 2018


Filed under Spotlight, Top Stories

The International Baccalaureate program at SHS provides a rigorous level of coursework to academically devoted students. Several students who have dedicated themselves over the last three years were recently accepted into prestigious colleges. Some of these students were accepted through the Questbridg...

NEWTON BEGINS NEW CHAPTER

NEWTON BEGINS NEW CHAPTER

Sania Shaukat, Editor

January 24, 2018


Filed under Spotlight, Top Stories

Here’s the truth: You think you don't want to grow old, because you have to get wrinkled, but I have everything that you would dream of as a kid. When you’re young, you want to have kids of your own that will grow up big and strong, I did that. You want to have a job that you love, I’ve done t...

SIX MUST-SEE MOVIES BASED ON BOOKS

SIX MUST-SEE MOVIES BASED ON BOOKS

Jillian Kindy, Editor

January 23, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Top Stories

Novels have been brought to life on the silver screen for years. Sometimes these adaptations are true to their origin and add to the experience of the story. The Harry Potter series adaptation is a prime example of one of these types of movies. It lent depth to the characters and brought them into a...

LITTLE APPRECIATION FOR UNSUNG HEROES OF SEMINOLE

LITTLE APPRECIATION FOR UNSUNG HEROES OF SEMINOLE

Thu-Minh Nguyen, Co-Content Manager

January 18, 2018


Filed under Student Life, 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. With a population of 3,500 students, Seminole High faculty and staff can only handle so much when it comes to maintaining the school. Teachers are the forepar...

TREE PEOPLE: GOING BEYOND THE NAME

TREE PEOPLE: GOING BEYOND THE NAME

Jillian Kindy, Editor

January 17, 2018


Filed under Student Life, 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. “Tree people” is a well-known nickname at Seminole High School given to those who sit at the benches nearest to the library. Their name comes from the ...