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Sherlock Season 4

Sherlock Season 4

Theo Fehr and Sam Youkilis

January 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Reviews

After a 3 year hiatus, Sherlock (BBC) returned January 2017. With exception of the 2016 special, “The Abominable Bride”, this has been the longest hiatus to date, usually being 2 years long. Every fan has eagerly been awaiting at the return of this beloved show, waiting for the resolution of a twist,...

Clayton Schools District Ranking

Clayton Schools District Ranking

Daniel Cho, Sports Section Editor

January 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The Clayton Schools District was recently ranked the fourth best school district in the United States by Niche and 17th overall as a high school. Conversely, USNews, an often reputable source for national college rankings, ranked CHS 401st in the nation. In today’s world, we value numbers. We are...

Pro / Con: Learning and Beneficial Breaks

Pro / Con: Learning and Beneficial Breaks

December 30, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Opinion

Should students be assigned homework over breaks?

STAFF ED: Post-Election Etiquette

STAFF ED: Post-Election Etiquette

December 14, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Opinion

There has been an eruption of racism and hate across the United States. We had been seeing this through social media and on the news, but a couple weeks ago it really hit home. At Ladue High School, African-American students were told to go to the back of the bus while Whites students chanted, “Trump,...

The Early Bird Gets the Worm

The Early Bird Gets the Worm

Daniel Cho, Sports Section Editor

December 13, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Opinion

During this time of the year, many seniors are struggling as they scramble to put together their college applications to a college where they are committing the next four years of their life to. On the other hand, others are relaxed after finishing their college applications thanks to a system called early...

Love Trumps Hate

Love Trumps Hate

Elise Levy, Page Editor

December 11, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In the weeks following election night, many emotions have emerged on the forefront of the American people. Among feelings of loss, disappointment, failure and fear, one particular reaction permeates the public: hatred. In response to the election, a hashtag with the title Trump’s America is circulating...

STAFF ED: Questioning the QuikTip

STAFF ED: Questioning the QuikTip

November 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

According to its website, The School District of Clayton prides itself in developing “leaders who shape the world through independence, creativity and critical thinking.” Yet, while nominally promoting students’ independence, not only through mission statements like the one aforementioned, but...

Got Spirit?

Got Spirit?

Charlie Brennan, Senior Managing Editor

November 16, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Opinion

Looking for bright and talented students? Students with high test scores? Students who get accepted into top institutions? Come to Clayton High School. Despite all these positives that Clayton possesses, we fall short in the area of school spirit. With homecoming week behind us, what sports games will...

iPhone 7

iPhone 7

Hongkai Jiang and Richard cheng

October 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Reviews

Hongkai Jiang and Richard Cheng $649. This is the price of the newly released iPhone 7.  However, is this new phone worth the price? Each year, millions of Americans scramble to purchase new editions of Apple products, each with their own new set of gimmicks.  And while previous alterations...

Millenials and Voting

Millenials and Voting

Lisi Levy, Page Editor

October 13, 2016


Filed under Commentary

As November 8th approaches, political tensions of the nation rise exponentially with the looming question, Hillary or Trump? Yet seemingly the common answer is becoming neither. The Class of 2017 has a select group of students whose birthday fall prior to election. More importantly though, how ma...

Saint Louis Gets a Serving of Beyonce’s LEMONADE

Saint Louis Gets a Serving of Beyonce’s LEMONADE

Barrett Bentzinger and Lauren Praiss

October 5, 2016


Filed under Commentary, Features, Reviews

On September 10, 2016, thousands of St. Louis locals gathered at “America’s Center Dome” to witness the one night production of Beyonce’s “Formation World Tour.” Beyonce last visited St. Louis in December of 2013 to perform her surprise album, “The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour.” The Dome, u...

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