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Zodiac Conspiracy Theory

Louis Schoen III, Senior Editor in Chief

December 5, 2016

Filed under Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry, Student News, Uncategorized

Every one knows about the case of the zodiac killer that was never solved but many believed that, previous presidential Republican Candidate  Ted Cruz is to identified as this infamous killer. With his strange looks and.......that... Read more »

Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent Showcase

Liam Bates

December 4, 2016

Filed under Arts/Entertainment, News, Student Life

Friday was an eventful night, with it being Light Up Night and all, but there was one event that was lesser-known and frankly, better: The Obama Academy’s Third Annual Talent Showcase. It was a night of, well, talent! There... Read more »

Freshmen Reflect on the First Marking Period

Freshmen students

December 1, 2016

Filed under Creative Writing, Opinion and Poetry, Student News

Piper Walsh Anijah Perry, Katarina Losekamp, and Daevan Mangalmurti are all from different middle schools, neighborhoods, and ethnic backgrounds. However, they all agree that in terms of high school, it’s not what they expe... Read more »

Teacher Feature: Ms. Patrick

Liam Bates

November 15, 2016

Filed under Student News, Teacher Features, Top Stories

I had the opportunity to interview one of Obama Academy’s newer teachers, Ms. Renee Patrick! It was an interesting experience to interview her, and I sure learned a lot about her from it. I have her class a whopping THREE times... Read more »

New Phone Policy: An Eighth Grader’s Perspective

Kenna Campbell, Middle School Writer

November 15, 2016

Filed under News, Student Life, Student News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

Almost all middle schoolers became distraught upon entering Obama Academy 6-12 on the dreaded first day of school. Once the black doors closed behind them, the students were informed that they were to give their phones to staff... Read more »

Experience of Being an Exchange Student

Tonnam Ittisan

November 15, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Student News, Top Stories

“It’s not a year in your life but it’s a life in a year.” This is a quote that exchange students often hear. In one year here we meet a new family, new communities, friends, language, cultures, food, and more. We face ma... Read more »

Marching Band Leader: Morgan McMillan

Amber Davis

November 6, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Student News, Top Stories

The Obama Academy band is amazing! They perform at pep rallies, play their tunes at sports games, and they even represented Pennsylvania in the Washington D.C. Labor Day parade. Morgan McMillan, marching band leader, shared he... Read more »

Middle School Teacher Feature: Mrs. Miller

Jermond Leviege, Middle School Writer

November 3, 2016

Filed under Student Life, Student News

For this week's teacher feature, I decided to talk to Mrs. Miller. She is a 7th grade language and literature teacher at our school. I asked Mrs. Miller a series of questions and the following is the transcript of the interview... Read more »

Humans of Obama Academy

Humans of Obama Academy

November 3, 2016

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