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  • Farewell to Retiring Teachers

    Farewell to Retiring Teachers

    Emily Calvert and Jessie Moyer, Reporter

    June 28, 2016

    Neil Guttler: It is hard to put into words the impact Special Education teacher Neil Guttler has made on students. From English to math to history to physical education, in his 36 years teaching, Guttler has truly done it all. “You could say I practice everything, but I’m a master at none... READ MORE »»

  • Shatter the Silence

    Shatter the Silence

    Emily Calvert, Sentry Staff Photographer

    June 17, 2016

    Every 107 seconds. Every 107 seconds someone in the United States is sexually assaulted, an outrageous statistic that a coalition of high school students are trying to change. The Healthy Relationships Taskforce (HRT), a group that spreads awareness about sexual assault and works to find ways of preve... READ MORE »»

    Members of the Healthy Relationships Taskforce spread awareness about sexual assault

    Kate Cressey

  • Carry This Novel Everywhere You Go

    Carry This Novel Everywhere You Go

    Grace Stroup, Sentry Staff Reporter

    June 17, 2016

    There are books I read all the time that I love, but sit on my dresser for weeks and never get picked back up. They hang out with the stray earrings and pennies, slowly gathering dust as they become centerpieces in my room instead of the stories I once saw so vividly. It makes me sad when I read a b... READ MORE »»

    The Things They Carried by Tim O'Brien

    Photo courtesy of https://www.google.com/search?q=the+things+they+carried&safe=strict&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjmxr6-xq_NAhWIbSYKHSGmAhwQ_AUICSgC&biw=1920&bih=847#imgrc=0MHpnbvrPjW9gM%3A

  • Are Trump’s Lies Getting a Pass?

    Are Trump’s Lies Getting a Pass?

    Jessica Moyer, Sentry Staff Reporter

    June 17, 2016

    The insanity that is Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has more critics than one can count. His offensive and unprofessional comments are routine and his overused catch phrases are mocked daily. It would seem that his vulgar campaign would be scoffed at and his candidacy disregarded, so why is the... READ MORE »»

    Donald Trump has a very controversial presence on social media

    Anna Finley

  • Athlete of the Month: Sam Dokken

    Athlete of the Month: Sam Dokken

    Maddie McNamee, Sentry Staff Reporter

    June 17, 2016

    It seems as though all the school is able to talk about is soccer. Both the boys and girls’ teams have had an immense amount of success this season, with the boys even making it to the state tournament. While it is obvious that this success is due to a team effort, a lot could not have been done wi... READ MORE »»

    Athlete of the Month Sam Dokken, one of the boys soccer team's leading scorers

    Anna Finley

Shatter the Silence

Emily Calvert, Sentry Staff Photographer

Every 107 seconds. Every 107 seconds someone in the United States is sexually assaulted, an outrageous statistic that a coalition of high school students are trying to change. The Healthy Relationships Taskforce (HRT), a group that s...  Read More »

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What’s All the Buzz About?

Ben Stoffel, Sentry Staff Reporter

Who is Buzzy Cohen? Both a compelling question and a “Jeopardy!”-style answer to the latest viral phenomenon. Buzzy, the 9-day, $164,603 winner, inspired both positive and negative feedback after his historic run. His...  Read More »

June 17, 2016 • 0 comments

Inauguration of Improvisation

Elizabeth Noe, Sentry Staff Reporter

An improv troupe bands together to make up characters and stories off the top of their heads, all playing off of each other’s ideas, in order to make an audience laugh. Improv, short for improvisation, is when actors make...  Read More »

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Don’t Disc This Team

Lauren Snyder, Sentry Staff Reporter

A little known treasure of the school is the girl’s Ultimate Frisbee team. Combined with Washington-Lee to make a wrist-flicking fighting force, the YLee Frisbee team performed exceptionally well this year by winning the S...  Read More »

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TSA: A Necessary Inconvenience

Andrea Henriquez, Sentry Staff Reporter

It is really easy to become frustrated at the airport. When one thinks of their vacation, he or she imagines the luxurious hotel room and soothing sounds of the waves breaking on the shore. Once the fi...  Read More »

June 17, 2016 • 0 comments

Ashley Graham: Sizing Up Beauty Standards

June 17, 2016

Are Trump’s Lies Getting a Pass?

June 17, 2016

The Final Final Exam

June 17, 2016

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