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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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Sophomore Dom Zenner stares longingly at the south doors during his AUT.
 Photo by Tyson Jamieson

Sophomores should gain right to leave school during AUT

Emily Oba September 27, 2016

Students sit and study in the uncomfortable tan brown chairs in the media center, while classical music and dull NPR commentary plays in the background. While some students have the priviledge to leave...

Change with the Times

Change with the Times

Emily Franke April 28, 2015

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Debbie McDonough walks down the catwalk. Photo by Sophie Whyte.

Disruption at Global Village fashion show baffles, disappoints

Afsah Khan March 11, 2014

Ever since I was a sophomore, I’ve looked forward to the Global Village fashion show. Every year, I start planning my outfit a month in advance and lay it out the night before so I’m ready to go in...

Independence for teenagers is necessary in developing maturity

Independence for teenagers is necessary in developing maturity

Sophie Whyte December 20, 2013

Commonly stated as RBHS’ motto, “freedom with responsibility” can be applied to all aspects of life, including parenting. Most high schoolers are not yet parents, but they can understand the relationship...

Freedom deemed hazardous under new policy

Freedom deemed hazardous under new policy

Ross Parks November 5, 2013

In last year’s visit from Wayne Walker, the first principal and founder of many of the school’s core ideals, remarked on how he remembered the school, and how he felt proud the school has stayed true...

To Afsah, From Michelle

Students overlook Freedom with Responsibility

Afsah Khan October 28, 2013

It's that time of the year again. The weather outside is becoming crisp and cool, and trees are showcasing their trademark colors, painting the sky with vibrant autumn hues. But for many students, this...

Art by Maddy Meuller

Closed campus lunch proves smothering to underclassmen

Anna Wright October 2, 2013

The recent changes for the school district and RBHS have been both far reaching and complex. Along with the many concrete changes in school rules and procedures that have been finalized, a dozen more...

Senior mentor Cameron Grahl reads a clue her team found in the Advisory Olympics on Feb. 12. If the Bruin Block proposal passes, sophomores would not have a full period of Advisory next year, but a half hour of Advisory and half hour of lunch. Photo by Drew Rodgers

Bruin Block proposal receives support

Urmilla Kuttikad February 12, 2013

The faculty-comprised Student Support Committee, which proposed to implement the Bruin Block alternative to sophomores' Advisory next year, presented its proposal last Wednesday and Thursday to all of...

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