This November, the Varley Players put on an out-of-this-world production of Peter and the Starcatcher. Read on to learn more about what went on behind the scenes and learn what set this show apart from previous productions according to the actors. Continue reading Peter and the Starcatcher
Everyone has turned their attention to the upcoming holidays, but it is important to reflect on the amazing, delicious Thanksgiving festivities. Read on to hear all about them… Continue reading Clear Eyes; Full Bellies; Can’t lose
First it was the ELAs and then the SAT and ACT. It seems like every year, students are subjected to a new wave of standardized tests. Read on to hear if they are an accurate measure of performance or if it’s time to say goodbye… Continue reading The Case for Standardized Tests
Armonk is a relatively tight-knit community and home to some of the best restaurants and bakeries in Westchester County. Read on to hear about the most popular spots in town… Continue reading The Hot Spots of Armonk
Is getting a job in high school worth the extra pressure it puts on students? Read on to hear a junior’s take on the subject! Continue reading Should Students Get Jobs?
Last year, students from Mr. Gilbert’s Global 9 class experienced the unique opportunity of getting to communicate with a student across the world in Uganda. Read on to see how this program affected them, and how it was conducted. Continue reading World Connections: An Update on Mr. Gilbert’s Pen Pal Program
Is assigning homework over the weekend disruptive to students’ lives? Read on to hear a junior’s perspective! Continue reading Should Homework Be Given Over the Weekend?