College Readiness

College Readiness

Sarah Snider, Author

February 14, 2019


Filed under Features, School Life

Juniors and seniors all around the world are getting ready to go to college. There are multiple things you need to know and consider when planning on going to college! Colin Powell once said, "There are no secretes to success. It is a result of preparation.". This quote is the true for getting the mindset...

Buzzing Their Way To The Top

Buzzing Their Way To The Top

Jayni Lamb, Author

February 12, 2019


Filed under Students

The Sheridan General's Quiz Team is back in action after a one-year layoff. If you are not familiar with what Quiz Bowl is, the official Quiz Bowl website describes it as, "a game in which two teams compete head-to-head to answer questions from all areas of knowledge, including history, literature, science,...

Prom Budget

Prom Budget

Madison Snider, Author

January 28, 2019


Filed under A&E, Features, School Life

Prom is told to be one of the most memorable nights of high school for juniors and seniors. There is so much excitement when getting ready and enjoying all the glamour, decorations, music, and food at prom. But there is one downside to prom, and that is how much money is spent for this one ni...

Veteran’s Day Tribute Story

Veteran’s Day Tribute Story

Sydney Amore, Author

November 9, 2018


Filed under News, Other, School Life

I have always had an appreciation for our military and those who serve. Meeting with a veteran at Sheridan high school last week and learning about his story has only strengthened that appreciation. To be deployed and away from your family is a sacrifice in my eyes, one that I don’t believe I could ...

Welcome to the Very Welcoming Mrs. Studer

Welcome to the Very Welcoming Mrs. Studer

Akira, Author

October 29, 2018


Filed under ...Of the Month, School Life

Though many students of Sheridan think of the staff as just staff, they don't seem to understand that they're people with lives, families, and stories like ours. We may not think about it much, but the people behind desks, windows, and counters all have their own life ranging from practically anything...

Beyond A Teacher

Beyond A Teacher

Laney Brock, Author

October 25, 2018


Filed under School Life, Showcase

Mr. Paxton is a biology teacher at Sheridan High School, but there is much more to him than that. He is a man with an eye for potential. He sees the things in people that we do not see and this is a characteristic that not everyone has, but that everyone needs. All of his life, he knew that he either...

Trick or Treat times near Sheridan to help you plan out your evening and score the biggest stash of candy!

Trick or Treat times near Sheridan to help you plan out your evening and score the biggest stash of candy!

Sydney Amore

October 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Faculty, News, Students

It's that time of year again to put on your best costume and practice your line, "Trick or Treat." Make a game plan to help you collect the most candy possible this year! Remember to be friendly and respectful and when you come across a bowl that says "take one", make sure you only take one. Have fun ...

Annalee Savon: A Northern Star

Ashleigh Craig, Copy Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under Creative Arts, Showcase, Students

The music swells and fills the auditorium as she hits her final pose, a smile permanently adhered to her face; she just finished her final song at a show choir competition. As she makes her exit with the rest of the choir, she hears the roaring applause of the audience and knows that she just gave ...

High School Escape Room

High School Escape Room

October 23, 2018


Filed under Faculty, Features, News and Opinion, School Life, Students, Uncategorized

An escape room, also known as an "escape game", is a physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints, and strategy to complete the objectives at hand. The escape room is a great way to get your mind active. It takes patience and critical thinking skills t...

October Students of the Month: Brandon Lanning and Mikayla Rhodes

October Students of the Month: Brandon Lanning and Mikayla Rhodes

Elena Glorioso, Author, Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2018


Filed under ...Of the Month, Features, Showcase, Students

Mikayla Rhodes Mikayla Rhodes is a resident of Mt. Perry and has maintained a GPA of 3.79 throughout her high school career. She is the current secretary of the Sheridan Chapter of the National Honor Society and is a member of the basketball, soccer, and track teams. She has been named a scholar-...

Homecoming: Best Day Ever or Waste of Time?

Ashleigh Craig, Copy Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, School Life, Showcase

For many kids in high school, dances like prom and homecoming are the highlight of their year. For the girls, they spend hundreds of dollars on their hair, nails, and dresses. And the boys look for the 'perfect' color to match their dates' outfits. There is the excitement and nervousness of getting asked in a cute way and, ...

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