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Revisiting the Grading Policy

November 22, 2017 5:39pm | Victoria Roman

Competency-based learning has once again impacted Newfound Regional High School’s grading system with a change this summer that states teachers cannot deduct points from late summative assignments. Keeping the students in mind, Principal Paul Hoiriis states, “No grading system is perfect. We are always looking […]

Newfound Through The Eyes of An Exchange Student

November 22, 2017 5:38pm | Manon DeGreef

  Qeta Gabashvili, from Georgia, is 17 years old and is one of the four senior exchange students at Newfound Regional High School. She arrived almost two months ago to discover a whole new American life during this 2017-2018 school year.  She chose to live […]

United Through GLSEN

November 22, 2017 5:36pm | Bethany Basford

Welcoming GLSEN (Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network) into Newfound School District started with a small group of high schoolers spring of 2017. The students came up with a proposal and brought it to Ms. Jackson, but  had a hard time getting this program off […]

Newfound’s Newest Math Teacher

November 22, 2017 5:34pm | Angel Smock

Schools all around the United States are currently having a very difficult time finding math teachers. Due to shortage of math teachers, schools are forced to have larger class sizes, less experienced teachers, and are having a hard time keeping good ones. According to CNN […]

Data Calls for a Cell Phone Policy Shift

November 3, 2017 2:57am | Montana Bassett

 

Restorative Justice Arrives at Newfound

November 3, 2017 2:50am | Dacoda McGee

  A new disciplinary system is taking rise at NRHS. The Restorative Justice Committee, made up of primarily students and only a few staff members and spearheaded by Mr. Cofran and Ms. Dore, welcomes a diverse array of students from class presidents to Mr. Ulrich’s […]