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PHRC Rules on Neshaminy Mascot

Sophie Laurence, Editor-in-Chief

November 26, 2019

The Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission has determined that Neshaminy High School can keep the term “R*******” as their school mascot, but they have to abide by several stipulations in order to do so. First, Neshaminy h...

Unresolved: Neshaminy versus the PHRC

Madison Pickul, Editor in Chief

January 30, 2019

The fifth day of the hearing between Neshaminy  High School and the Pennsylvania Human Relations Committee took place on January 11. While Neshaminy had a number of witnesses arguing for the continuation of the use of the word R--skin ...

Schweitzer elementary gets new principal

Connor Menzel, News Editor

December 18, 2017

“As a principal you really do get to be a change agent and impact student learning” said Amy Orlando, Ph.D., the newly appointed principal of Albert Schweitzer Elementary School. The decision to give her the job took place...

Neshaminy students gain real-world business experience

Madison Maldonado, Staff Writer

April 26, 2017

Entrepreneurship has traditionally been defined as the process of designing, launching and running a new business, which typically begins as an idea.  A business may be started at any age, but starting a business at a young ...

Neshaminy brings home SOL title

Maggie Aldrich, Sports Editor

November 22, 2016

For as long as most can remember, Neshaminy and Pennsbury have been rival schools. Dating back to 1930, Neshaminy carried their first win against Pennsbury. Since that time, the team has maintained 39 wins, 39 losses, and seven...

Jones leads football team

Jones leads football team

September 30, 2016

Stress, Cultural Divides, the New York Times: A Response

March 1, 2016

By Gauri Mangala Features Editor On Dec. 26, the NY Times published a front-page article about the West-Windsor Plainsboro school district in Plainsboro, New Jersey. The article illustrated the debate of how the students wer...

Mary Poppins: Neshaminy presents must-see musical

February 10, 2016

By Ericka Elvira Staff Writer Have no plans this weekend? Tired of sitting in bed all day, turning on the laptop and watching a favorite season on Netflix, but are still really bored of wanting to do something entertaining? Not...

Sportorial: Female Athletes Undervalued

Natalie Pietrowski

January 5, 2016

It’s a common observation- sports culture is dominated by men. While the number of females in the sports industry seems to be growing, it is clear that females in the industry are not getting the respect they deserve. Perhaps...

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