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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

Bearing News

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on finals week

Ketti Horton, Staff Writer December 17, 2021

As the first in-person finals week since the 2019-2020 school year comes to an end, students at RBHS are certainly feeling the heat. Finals week is a dreaded time for most, but some see it as relieving...

25 movies to enjoy throughout this winter break

25 movies to enjoy throughout this winter break

Maddie Marrero December 21, 2019

In the time in between spending time with my family and sleeping in, I find myself drawn to movies over winter break. There is something about snuggling up with my cat and a mug of hot tea to watch a film...

Annual Hotchocolooza rings in 2019

Annual Hotchocolooza rings in 2019

George Frey January 5, 2019

New semesters at RBHS are seen as new beginnings. They are also a time, however, for students to reflect on previous milestones and obstacles. The new year brings all kinds of changes, for freshmen and...

Christmas celebrations dont apply to everyone

Christmas celebrations don’t apply to everyone

Ryan Choe January 21, 2018

When I came back to RBHS after winter break, I was hardly enthusiastic about starting a fresh semester of school. The beginning of the new year meant more days of working into the late nights, something...

Junior Alyssa Gibler lays in the snow with her school work.

Post-break laziness hits students hard

Elad Gov-Ari January 21, 2016

Every year, teachers and students alike count the days until their next vacation. With most breaks being a week or two long, students are able to relax and reconnect with friends and family without worrying...

Exposure to literature provides comprehensive education

Exposure to literature provides comprehensive education

Manal Salim December 27, 2013

Without the pressure of school, homework and exams bearing in my mind, this winter break has allowed me to ease back into enjoying the activities I love most. Within these past five days of freedom, I...

“I think it should be Christmas Break because this is when Christmas is, and Christmas is a holiday, so just like Thanksgiving [was called] Thanksgiving Break. So it’s Christmas Break and that’s when family should have presents and fun and a time to get back together with your family and just enjoy life.” Junior Hend Alrawi

Student View: Should the break be called Winter Break or Christmas Break?

Sophie Whyte December 19, 2013

Perhaps it’s a minor detail: should school districts call the December recess a more secular “Winter Break” or the religiously oriented “Christmas Break?” But terms such as these are debated...

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