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Assistant Principal Andrew Ashcraft works in his office at SHS. He will be taking over the job of principal at SMS for the upcoming school year.

Leading by example

May 11, 2020

With the new school year comes new staff changes within the township. Assistant Principal Andrew Ashc...

Coronavirus: fact vs. fiction

Coronavirus: fact vs. fiction

April 29, 2020

COVID-19 has affected people’s lives all around the world, making change in incomes, social lives, food ...

Social studies teacher Daniel Jones poses for a selfie with one of his classes. Jones works to create an inclusive learning environment in every class.

Passion and connection

April 28, 2020

Former SHS Principal Barbara Brouwer distinctly remembers her interview with Daniel Jones. She says tha...

AP exam changes

AP exam changes

April 28, 2020

A.P. classes have been preparing for a year for the big test at the end of the semester. But as the tea...

Students take the ISTEP+ test in a designated testing room. It is necessary to have as many test-takers out of the sophomore class as possible.

‘Results have an impact’

March 8, 2020

Every school year, sophomores are tested on their English and mathematics skills through a standardized t...

As of Feb. 1, 2020, students can be drug tested under reasonable suspicion.

Under suspicion

March 6, 2020

At SHS, there has never been a tolerance for drugs on campus, now a randomized drug test by administration is ...

Counseling director Julie Fierce meets with a student on Feb. 20. Counselors in the Guidance Office meet with students to help them pick the pathway best tailored for their goals.

Pathways to success

February 28, 2020

Classes before 2023 had to pass the state standardized test and get good enough grades to pass in a four...

Alumni Association President Rich Elkins talks to The Journal about his history as a member. He has been part of the association for almost eight years.

In need of support

February 28, 2020

Providing numerous scholarships, appearances at events such as games and shows and lots of involveme...

Education in multiculturalism

Social studies teacher David Luers teaches one of his classes. He recently got his new elective, Ethnic Studies, approved.

Tanny Khun

February 13, 2020

Learning about the variety of cultures within SHS and the world is now becoming an elective. Social st...

Authors Isabel Ibañez and Shelby Mahurin host an audience Q&A. They are promoting new books to book lovers at the event.

An inspiring dynamic

February 13, 2020

At the Historic Artcraft Theatre, popcorn and drinks are being served as books are bought from the sm...

‘A subculture of kids’

'A subculture of kids'

Shelby Reeves

February 13, 2020

The love for Anime has been a growing trend for the last couple of years at SHS. As a result, a club was...

Students dance at last year's Snowcoming.

Seasons of Snowcoming

January 31, 2020

The SHS winter dance is less than a month away, and teachers and students have been planning for weeks. S...

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