Band VS Strings

Walking into Mr. Heller’s room, reporter Annabel Upton prepares to experience a dull, soulless interview, not even a thought passing through her head that this interview would change her whole story as well as her outlook on band and strings. Many students think of band and strings as just another class to play a regular... Continue Reading →

Does A Size Matter?

So I was assigned to do a project that meant something to me or something interesting. I wanted to find the answer to the question, “Does a size matter?” Does being a size zero matter? Does it matter if you are short or tall? I went around to find different people and ask what is... Continue Reading →

What Teachers Do For Us!

In the feature image above, 9th grader Kaitlyn Riordan studies hard, but with a smile on her face!   Teachers do many things for us that we take for granted. So, next time your about to give sass to a teacher, remember they're here because they choose to teach the young minds of the future,... Continue Reading →

New kid at school

I walked up to the school patio thinking I was seeing kids joking and gossiping, but no that was me just being self-conscious. Being a new student at Academy At The Lakes is very different from an average public middle school. This school can change you into a good student. Before I went to Academy... Continue Reading →

7th Grade Lockers: Why The Mess?

Story by Tristin Perkins For 7th graders, the big, outside lockers are a new experience. Having all of one’s things in a locker is a big change, and sometimes, the students forget the responsibility of having these lockers. Unfortunately, this is one of those times. In the recent weeks and months, the 7th-grade locker area... Continue Reading →

Apple Bottom Jeans

Story by Morgaen Stewart Dress Code is one thing we all have different opinions on. Jeans, in particular, are a big source of opinions in dress code. Although our Dress Code was relaxed to wearing colored denim and sweatpants, why can't we wear normal/original jeans? Why does it look unprofessional or “lazy”? These are the questions... Continue Reading →

Create a website or blog at WordPress.com

Up ↑