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  • A Day in the Life of of Ebenezer Oware

    A Day in the Life of of Ebenezer Oware

    Sofie Dalton, Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    It is 4:55 a.m. Most students and teachers are fast asleep and will not wake up for several hours. This is not the case for head custodian Ebenezer Oware. He walked into the doors of Yorktown High School at around 4:55 this morning. The latest he ever comes to school is 5:45 a.m. During these early ho...

    Ebenezer Oware is always at school by 5:45 in the morning

    Kate Cressey

  • A Day with Krulfeeld

    A Day with Krulfeeld

    Michael Lowen, Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    While walking through the halls, a student might be lucky enough to see a Big Gulp being held by a man with a collared shirt. This means one has had the honor of meeting the Director of Student Activities Mykal Crewphfeld. He spends most of his time talking to coaches and other school staff to make sur...

    Krulfeeld, the Director of Student Activities, has a busy life at school

    Kate Cressey

  • The #Changeisreal at Yorktown

    The #Changeisreal at Yorktown

    Andrea Henriquez, Sentry Staff Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    As I walk into my first class of the day, I feel a cold chill overcome me. I make sure to hold my coffee a little closer and tug my sweater down. All my classes are in the same building so I would expect that my last-minute-thrown-on-outfit would be a perfect fit for the school temperature. I am remind...

    Students wear a mix of shorts, jeans and long sleeves to handle the different temperatures in school

    Sydney McMahon

  • Child Sexual Assault

    Child Sexual Assault

    Grace Stroup, Sentry Staff Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    Sexual assault is defined as  any type of sexual contact or behavior that occurs without the explicit consent of the recipient. Falling under the definition of sexual assault are sexual activities such as forced sexual intercourse, forcible sodomy, child molestation, incest, fondling, and attempted...

    Students from every grade went to see the presentation on child sexual abuse

    Courtesy of Emily Calvert

  • School SoundCloud Successes

    School SoundCloud Successes

    Claire Kuwana, Sentry Staff Reporter

    April 24, 2017

    Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Chance the Rapper and Tupac. All of these artists have one thing in common: each of their careers started off simply releasing music, unaware of the fact that one day, they would influence a new generation of artists. Today, new artists continue to emerge everyday, ea...

    Different artists have been using SoundCloud to publicize their work

    Sydney McMahon

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A Day in the Life of of Ebenezer Oware

A Day in the Life of of Ebenezer Oware

Sofie Dalton, Reporter

It is 4:55 a.m. Most students and teachers are fast asleep and will not wake up for several hours. This is not the case for head custodian Ebenezer Oware. He walked into the doors of Yorktown High School at around 4:55 this...

April 24, 2017No Comments

Forum for Unity

Forum for Unity

Jessie Moyer, Sentry Staff Reporter

Ever since the election, it is not uncommon to walk through the halls and overhear a heated political argument, or to be in a conversation where someone’s views are considered invalid. More seriously, many would not be su...

March 19, 2017No Comments

A Day Without Immigrants

A Day Without Immigrants

Sofie Dalton, Sentry Staff Reporter

On February 16, immigrants across the country showed America what everyday life would look like if there were no immigrants. On “A Day Without Immigrants,” many foreign born Americans boycotted school and work, and took to th...

March 19, 2017No Comments

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Patriots Take States

Patriots Take States

Caroline Boda, Sentry Staff Reporter

While the season of winter sports may seem to be slowing down, state competitions are only just beginning. Because of the astounding success of our school’s athletic teams, it is no surprise that such a large number of win...

March 10, 2017No Comments

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Are Students Learning What They Need To?

Are Students Learning What They Need To?

Charlie Schiavo, Sentry Staff Reporter

A common expression exists among all students who have yet to attend college but have graduated elementary school: “I don’t know how to pay my taxes, but I know that the mitochondria is the powerho...

March 19, 2017No Comments

A Sensitive Issue

A Sensitive Issue

March 9, 2017

Unifying Through Patriotism

Unifying Through Patriotism

February 15, 2017

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Awards Season

It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Awards Season

February 15, 2017

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