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¿Uno Más? Standardized tests should be multi-lingual

It’s a crisp autumn morning. Pencils are sharpened, students are remarkably on-time, breakfasts are eaten and parents have encouraged their children to try their best. It’s October 11, and almost every single student is preparing to take either the SAT or the PSAT, moving one important step closer to college. All except one particular population

Comic Artist Brings DC Stories to ELL Students

BY CLAIRE PARKER, CO-EDITOR-IN-CHIEF PHOTOS BY MARIA BRESCIA-WEILER, FEATURES EDITOR Some people tell stories through books, some through poems or short stories, some through music, some through performance. DC comic artist Matt Dembicki chooses to tell his through illustration, and his most recent stories are unique in that they all take place in our very

Author Brings Poetry to ELL Students

BY LAUREN REVEAL, MANAGING EDITOR On Tuesday November 4 author Skila Brown visited the English Language Learners class Research and Study Skills. The students in Ms. MaryAnne Zehr’s class were well prepared for the visit. They read her most recent book “Caminar” over the past few weeks and later chose poems from it to perform