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Sophomore crowd cheers in excitement as they watch their grade compete.

2022 Color Wars sparks healthy competition

Kate Oller, Staff Writer November 8, 2022

This past Wednesday (Nov. 2), our school's annual Color Wars event took place in the Swim-Gym from 5 P.M to 7 P.M. All grade levels made their way to their sections and got ready for the games by getting...

A stack of AP prep books

Discrepancies between AP grades, test scores raise concerns

Highlights June 1, 2022

Mia Gorlick Watchtower staff member Some teachers on campus have a policy that allows students who earn a five on the AP exam to have their grades raised to an A. For example, in one AP math class,...

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Society’s focus on grades, college admission hurts high school students

Highlights January 1, 2020

Emma Newman staff writer  As college acceptance rates plummet to an all-time low, more and more students across the country are feeling pressure to get into high-ranking colleges.  As 88...

AP achievement should be reflected in grades

AP achievement should be reflected in grades

Highlights January 30, 2017

Keith Stone co-editor-in-chief Students need to be rewarded for their hard work. If they are taking the hardest classes in high school (APs), they should get some benefit. There is one step that teachers...

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