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STAFF EDITORIAL: What is PARCC Spelled Backwards?

Tom Tom Staff

April 10, 2015

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

In a school system that seems to increasingly revolve around bubbles on a Scantron and numbers on a score sheet, the last thing students want is yet another standardized test. Not to much surprise, the State of Illinois has introduced just what most students and even teacher despise: a new test. The Partnership for Assessment of R...

EDITORIAL: How Important Are Parent-Teacher Conferences?

EDITORIAL: How Important Are Parent-Teacher Conferences?

March 30, 2015

There is no way of escaping it, fellow Sequoits. The parent meets teacher phenomenon is inevitable a...

EDITORIAL: Why Sequoia Queen is a Good Idea

EDITORIAL: Why Sequoia Queen is a Good Idea

March 25, 2015

In the past, Sequoia Queen was a beauty pageant for senior girls, a precursor to today's Mr. ACHS. The...

EDITORIAL: Somewhere in America

EDITORIAL: Somewhere in America

January 27, 2015

A viral video from "The Queen Latifah Show" showcased three girls, Belissa Escobedo, Rhiannon McGavin...

STAFF EDITORIAL: The Evolution of the Consumer Education Credit

STAFF EDITORIAL: The Evolution of the Consumer Education Credit

December 12, 2014

Think about this: Superfan Stan lands his first job sophomore year and is required to fill out a W-4 fo...

COLUMN: Finding Help

COLUMN: Finding Help

December 6, 2014

There are many ups and downs throughout life. It's natural. Breakups will happen. Loved ones will be...

What Do Most People Fail to Appreciate?

Madelyn Chassay, Digital Director

November 3, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Opinions, Student Life

1. Days you do not have a stuffy nose. 2. The opportunity to have an education. 3. That by living in the United States, you have the freedom of speech, press and religion that other countries do not have. 4. Access to medicine. 5. Relationships, the good and the bad ones. 6. Self respect. 7. The simple things. 8....

Do Athletes Face Harsher Punishment and Regulation than Regular Students?

Do Athletes Face Harsher Punishment and Regulation than Regular Students?

November 3, 2014

Many Antioch Community High School athletes wonder why they are more severely punished than regular...

STAFF EDITORIAL: What has Antioch Lacked Over the 100 Years?

STAFF EDITORIAL: What has Antioch Lacked Over the 100 Years?

October 31, 2014

On this very page is a question that isn’t typically asked: what has Antioch Community High School l...

10 Reason Why You Shouldn’t Wear Crocs

October 3, 2014

Recently, the rubber shoes formally known as Crocs seem to be coming back into style. Well, if they...

STAFF EDITORIAL: Kicking Off with Booing

STAFF EDITORIAL: Kicking Off with Booing

September 19, 2014

Y-E-L-L, Y-E-L-L, Y-E-L-L everybody yell. Go Sequoits, go Sequoits. A cheer that rings throughout...

Challenged in the Curriculum

Challenged in the Curriculum

September 17, 2014

"The Catcher in the Rye," "The Great Gatsby," "A Separate Peace," "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," "The...

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