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  • Person to Know: Cindy Lou WHO?

    Person to Know: Cindy Lou WHO?

    Claire Kuwana, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 20, 2016

    You know Dasher and Dancer and Prancer and Vixen, Comet and Cupid and Donner and Blitzen. You most definitely recall the most famous reindeer of all, Rudolph. But do you know Cindy Lou Who, the young girl who single-handedly saved Christmas? At first glance, Lou Who may seem like an average littl... READ MORE »»

    Cindy Lou Who is a character many people have grown to love

    Courtesy of Google Images

  • Channel Your Inner Buddy the Elf: It is Time to Be Elfish, Not Selfish

    Channel Your Inner Buddy the Elf: It is Time to Be Elfish, Not Selfish

    Gigi Richardson, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 20, 2016

    Christmas is just around the corner; yet, sadly, many people do not feel the warmth of the holiday spirit. With applying to college, stressing over grades and so many events to attend in the month of December, many people are overlooking the joy of the season. Luckily, there is a cure! I believe ther... READ MORE »»

    Channel your inner "Buddy the Elf" with lots of candy and syrup

    Bergen Romness

  • Volunteer and Spread Holiday Cheer

    Volunteer and Spread Holiday Cheer

    Rosie Eldridge, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 20, 2016

    End 2016 and start 2017 with a bang by doing the right thing. The National Honor Society (NHS), Key Club, International Club and the Minority Student Achievement Network (MSAN) are all doing so by participating in holiday service projects. Each year, a handful of NHS members volunteer to help out w... READ MORE »»

    Clubs around the school are helping charities by doing clothing drives and bake sales

    Bergen Romness

  • A Holiday-Filled December

    A Holiday-Filled December

    Jessie Moyer, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 20, 2016

    The month of December is filled with holiday spirit. With the year coming to an end and the cold months approaching, holidays such as Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanzaa only add to the excitement. Although most of the United States population celebrates Christmas, it is important to know that not everyone does,... READ MORE »»

    Christmas isn't the only holiday in December

    Kate Cressey

  • Undocumented is Still American

    Undocumented is Still American

    Grace Stroup, Sentry Staff Reporter

    December 16, 2016

    On a rainy afternoon in an empty cafeteria some of the bravest, most fervent and outspoken individuals discussed living in America while remaining undocumented.  Heavily influenced by the work and mission of the Dream Project, it was the fourth forum that board member, Shari Benites, has been involve... READ MORE »»

    Flyers were put up around the school to interest people in this unique event

    Kate Cressey

Undocumented is Still American

Undocumented is Still American

Grace Stroup, Sentry Staff Reporter

On a rainy afternoon in an empty cafeteria some of the bravest, most fervent and outspoken individuals discussed living in America while remaining undocumented.  Heavily influenced by the work and mission of the Dream P...  Read More »

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In With the New

In With the New

Ryan Van Kirk, Sentry Staff Reporter

The Parent Teacher Association (PTA) plays an important role in schools, and this year there is a new President, Kathy Mimberg. Prior to becoming the PTA President, Mimberg worked for a civil rights organization, where she ...  Read More »

Nov 18 • No Comments

A Dream to Change the World

A Dream to Change the World

Elizabeth Noe, Sentry Staff Reporter

For Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah and many others, growing up in Ghana was especially difficult. Yeboah was born with a severely deformed right leg. Traditionally, disabled children were left to die from exposure. Even if a child ...  Read More »

Nov 17 • No Comments

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Who is Playoff Ready?

Who is Playoff Ready?

Matthew Cornfield, Sentry Staff Reporter

College sports are full of unexpected upsets, electrifying playmakers and powerhouse programs. In College Football, it used to be just the top two teams playing for the championship, no playoff at all, but now it is the teams...  Read More »

Nov 21 • No Comments

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Patriots Want Their Period Back

Patriots Want Their Period Back

Louisa Currie, Sentry Staff Reporter

A recent addition to the school’s standards has impacted the routines of numerous clubs. The administration has announced that club meetings will no longer be allowed to occur during Patriot Period....  Read More »

Nov 17 • No Comments

Live from Yorktown, It’s The Sentry!

Live from Yorktown, It’s The Sentry!

November 17, 2016

The Best Place to Live

The Best Place to Live

November 15, 2016

Clown Scare

Clown Scare

November 15, 2016

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The student news site of Yorktown High School
The student news site of Yorktown High School