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Hurley wins Dreamer and Doer

Hurley wins Dreamer and Doer

May 11, 2018

On Friday, May 4, senior Nick Hurley got called down to Student Services, not because he needed a last minute credit check, but to be recognized as the recipient of the Disney Dreamer and Doer award. The Disney Dreamer award recognizes students who...

Checking off graduation

Checking off graduation

April 26, 2018

The finish line is in sight. The seniors are about to cross the stage… until that failed Algebra I EOC pulls them back and prevents them from graduating. As graduation on May 21 approaches, seniors are more than ready to be done. While senior credit...

Students organize school-based walkout

Students organize school-based walkout

April 4, 2018

On Friday, March 30, at 2 p.m., hallways started to fill up with students who held posters that protested against gun laws. These students were headed to the amphitheater, ready to participate in the walk out under the leadership of juniors Valeria P...

“Walking the Line” to victory

“Walking the Line” to victory

April 4, 2018

Once they heard their school’s name, everyone lost their minds. “We might’ve knocked over a chair or two,” junior Katie Carlson said. Before they took off for spring break, TV Production students and advisor Donna Parker, attended the Student...

Fighting for change

Fighting for change

March 18, 2018

On Feb. 21, the first school walkout took place and senior Courtney Ring stood up and spoke to honor the 17 victims of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. Later that week, four students, juniors Avery Watson and Valeria Rivera along with senior...

Band wins straight Superiors at MPA

Emily Cosio, News Editor

March 15, 2018

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On Friday, March 2, the band traveled to Lake Mary High School to perform at their annual District 6 Music Performance Assessment, earning straight Superior ratings. When the band arrived, they went straight to the warm up room where they tuned their instruments and practiced. They then went to the stage and performed three songs. After, they had to sight read music and perform it. This event is not to be confused with a competition. It was an assessment that was judged by a panel of...

Second walkout protest held last six minutes of class

Second walkout protest held last six minutes of class

March 14, 2018

On Wednesday, March 14, students across the nation walked out of class at 10 a.m. to protest the Douglas shooting. At Hagerty, students walked out for the second time, marking the day that was one month after the shooting. Administration would not allow...

Senior class prepares for prom

Senior class prepares for prom

March 14, 2018

As prom arises, the senior leadership class, along with senior class sponsor Laura Estes have been preparing for prom which is scheduled to be held on April 21st at the Hard Rock Live. Preparation for prom started during their freshman year when the...

HOPE runs 7th annual Sham Rock’n 5k

HOPE runs 7th annual Sham Rock’n 5k

March 12, 2018

On Saturday, March 10, St. Luke’s hosted the 7thannual HOPE Sham Rock’n 5k. This year, they had the best turn out ever with a total of 500 runners, including freshman Carter Jenson. “Coach Getty actually recommended [it] to me,” Jenson sai...

Students participate in walkout to honor Parkland victims

Students participate in walkout to honor Parkland victims

March 2, 2018

On Wednesday, Feb. 21, students participated in a peaceful protest for 17 minutes to honor the 17 victims of Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. The protest was called a walkout, and students were to walk out of their class and meet at the picnic ta...

PRIDE ticket distribution declining

PRIDE ticket distribution declining

February 26, 2018

Since the start of the school year, PRIDE ticket activity has drastically declined. Secretary Nellie Montecalvo, who is in charge of PRIDE tickets, has noticed. “This year the kids are not really into the PRIDE tickets,” Montecalvo said. “I h...

PALS holds walk to support autism awareness

PALS holds walk to support autism awareness

February 16, 2018

On Saturday, Feb. 17, the Providing Autism Links and Support club will host their eighth annual Hearts for Autism walk at the Sam Momary Stadium from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $5 before Saturday and $7 at the event. The money raised will help fund...

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