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Does a school have the authority to impose a detox?

Is Digital Detox against the law?

Matthew Gemme, Staff Writer April 10, 2024

After a thorough examination of the law and the Constitution, I have come to an interesting conclusion on the topic of whether our Digital Detox is legal or whether it is a blatant denial of student rights;...

Dear America: Is school easier than it used to be?

Dear America: Is school easier than it used to be?

Abrielle Choma, Staff Writer March 8, 2024

At Sutton High School, many students complain that the teachers are giving out too much work and the work is way too hard. But, is that true? Are we getting harder assignments than students in the past,...

Thanks to the angle and specific photo selected, a foolish controversy was born.

Deception in Modern Media

William Sawicki, Staff Writer March 5, 2024

Today’s population almost entirely bases their opinion off of the mass media they take in daily. This quick to conclude type attitude that most people base themselves on is very dangerous and can lead...

At some point, everyone needs help, and the best place to start helping is locally.

Community Service Needs to be Required in Schools

Elizabeth Reid-Eriksen, Staff Writer March 5, 2024

When you think about community service and the benefits it provides, it is a wonder that more schools do not require it. Community service is unpaid work performed by a person or group of people for the...

High school student stuck with a lot of homework

Dear America: Homework is not beneficial in schools anymore

Ryan Doolin, Staff Writer March 1, 2024

Homework has long been a long-standing practice in the education system, with the idea being that it reinforces learning and helps students succeed. However, new evidence suggests that homework may not...

How to cope with siblings going to college

How to cope with siblings going to college

Jahaira Castillo, Staff Writer February 26, 2024

Nothing can ever prepare you for a change in your life.  Especially when the time comes and your sibling goes off to college. From personal experience, it's definitely a hard experience and hard...

During the digital detox, students were expected to place their phones in the appropriately labeled plastic bin.

The Truth about the Phone Ban

Jocelyn Klinghard, Staff Writer February 16, 2024

Students at Sutton High are constantly being shamed and put down for their relationship with their phones by their teachers and other adults in their lives, the "Digital Detox" being a clear extension...

A picture of the Sutton High Courtyard.

“If you were principal for the day?”

Gwyneth Johnson, Editor January 31, 2024

When asked “What would you do if you were principal for the day?,” many students responded to the issues of being a high school student. A big aspect of the answers was the timing of everything as...

The constitution was drafted in 1787 and we have to keep it relevant.

Dear America: Should Civics Class Be Taught?

Matthew Gemme, Staff Writer January 19, 2024
The subject of civics class in today's world is often a confusing one that leaves many people confused about the purpose of the class.
Students walking at a college graduation

Why college is worth it

Ryan Doolin, Staff Writer January 16, 2024

After high school, there are many options people can choose such as going to college, pursuing a technical career, starting a career, or enlisting in the military. While recently college has been the most...

Sutton High School Graduation 2021

What You Should Be Doing as a Senior

Marina Astrella, Staff Writer January 12, 2024

What you should be doing and what you want to be doing as a senior are far from the same. People are telling you what you need to have done, where you should be going, and what the next step is but sometimes...

Its that time of year when people say they are going to change--will they?

New Year’s Resolutions

Cameron Loss, Editor/Teacher January 3, 2024

As 2024 started, around the globe people started the year off with a determination to change their lives by making resolutions. The ones that come up time and time again are: Improve fitness ...

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