December2016

  • Jericho Students Learn ‘n Roll

    by - Dec 23, 2016
    By LEETAL PREZELMAYER Jericho High School purchased new student desks which are unique due to their mobility since they are on wheels. Theses desks have received overwhelmingly positive reviews from students and staff. Students find the...
  • Politically Correct?

    by - Dec 20, 2016
    By ROB FLAKS Our nation is divided, and rhetoric is playing a large part in causing this division. When we cannot ascertain a baseline of facts or civil discussion, it reduces us to shouting past each...
  • A Fresh Adjustment

    by - Dec 19, 2016
    By MATTHEW ROTHSTEIN Each year, incoming freshmen enter Jericho High School with feelings of excitement and anxiety. Adjusting to the new social and academic challenges is essential for incoming high school students. High school is harder...
  • Nailing It Naturally

    by - Dec 16, 2016
    By JAYDEN KUPFERMAN Zoya nail polish is a non-toxic way of getting beautiful nails without using harsh ingredients which damage hands and the environment. By using non-toxic ingredients including vitamins, proteins, and botanicals, the product claims to...
  • Application Frustration

    by - Dec 14, 2016
    By EMMA NEWMAN During the first few months of this school year, high school seniors have experienced the whirlwind known as the college application process. Seniors have become overwhelmed with excitement, anxiety, and stress from this...
  • Fitting into Healthy Standards

    by - Dec 9, 2016
    By KATIE LEIGH Every fall and spring, Jericho students are required to complete the Presidential Fitness Test, developed in 1966 and used by school districts across the country to assess students’ flexibility, muscular strength, and cardiovascular...
  • Colin’s Contentious Call

    by - Dec 7, 2016
    By YASH KUMAR San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s protest against racial oppression in America has become a major topic of conversation. Here at Jericho High School, students and staff have differing opinions about this topic that...
  • “Stranger Things” Quite Extraordinary

    by - Dec 2, 2016
    By RACHEL SCHREIBSTEIN Children and adults are still raving about the new Netflix hit series “Stranger Things.” Set in Hawkins, Indiana during the 1980s, the show focuses on a boy named Mike Wheeler and his friends,...