Honor Roll Athletes

Haley, staff

January 17, 2018


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As most people know, earning great grades is a difficult task, especially if you strive for A's and B's. When you add sports to the mix, it becomes even harder. Honor roll students typically spend a lot of their time focusing on schoolwork and studying for tests. Athletes, however, have much less...

Senior Spotlight: Piper Long

Senior Spotlight: Piper Long

Beth Ann, staff

January 17, 2018


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Throughout this year, we have been doing a senior spotlight for seniors who are exceptional. For this spotlight, Piper Long was chosen for her success (academically and athletically), hard work, and fun personality. Piper has played volleyball, basketball, and softball at Springville since the 7th...

New teacher Ms. Kyser

Kaleb, staff

January 17, 2018


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Starting this spring semester, Springville High School gained a new math teacher! Amanda Kyser is a fresh out-of-college teacher. She graduated from UAB last spring. That doesn't mean this is her first job, though. During the fall semester, she worked at Minor High School, and for thirteen years she...

Staff Spotlight: Coach Ford

Staff Spotlight: Coach Ford

Rachel, staff

December 6, 2017


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Coach Ford is a teacher here at Springville High School. He teaches Pre-Calculus and Algebra 2. He has two kids and enjoys spending time with both of them. In his free time, he enjoys hiking and generally anything outdoors. Coach Ford has been teaching for a total of nineteen years. He got his bachelor's...

One Club, or Another…

Katlyn, staff

December 6, 2017


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At Springvillle, we have many club options. Often times, students avoid joining clubs based on a natural fear of the unknown. So, I gathered all the information on Springville's club options and dropped them here, giving you a master list of what we offer, who runs it, and what each group is all about. -Beta...

Foreign Exchange Student Kateryna Falchyyan

Foreign Exchange Student Kateryna Falchyyan

Hannah, staff

December 6, 2017


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Kateryna Falchyyan is a foreign exchange student from Ukraine.  I interviewed her so I could find out more about her story of why she came to America in the Future Leaders Exchange Program. Kateryna is in eleventh grade, and she came to America on the Future Leaders Exchange Program. She plans on...

Operation Christmas Child

Operation Christmas Child

Beth Ann, staff

December 5, 2017


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On Wednesday November 29th, members of the Key Club here at Springville High School were given the opportunity to go on a trip to Atlanta to help with shoeboxes for Samaritan’s purse. Samaritan’s purse does Operation Christmas Child, which is where people put toys in shoeboxes and they take ...

Halloween

Haley, staff

November 8, 2017


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Halloween is a holiday that is celebrated every year on October 31. It originated from a Celtic festival in which people dressed up in costumes and lit bonfires to ward off ghosts. Over time, people have added some of their own traditions and it has evolved into a day of trick-or-treating, partying,...

Senior Spotlight: Hannah Roberts

Senior Spotlight: Hannah Roberts

Rachel, staff

November 8, 2017


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When I think of the word "senior" it makes me think of the last year of school, the beginning of your adult life, when you move on. So we like to recognize certain seniors before they leave for college, work, or whatever they are planning for the future. This week's "Senior Spotlight" is Hannah Grace...

Staff Spotlight: Meshon Caswell

Staff Spotlight: Meshon Caswell

Kaleb, staff

November 8, 2017


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Meshon Caswell has blessed this earth for 51 years and Springville High School for 11. She's the backbone of this school, and without her I doubt the world would even spin. Her day consists of nonstop marking attendance, answering phones, greeting all the visitors to Springville High school, keeping tra...

The Nearly-Fatal Experience of an SHS Senior

The Nearly-Fatal Experience of an SHS Senior

Hannah, staff

October 25, 2017


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We've all heard from our parents or some other adult that we should always wear our seat belts and that we should never text and drive.  But now a Springville High School senior is asking that we all heed that advice because, if we don't, we could end up fighting for our lives. That is what happened...

The New Class On the Block, Environmental Science

Kaleb, staff

October 25, 2017


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This year, Springville High School added a new course to its curriculum, Environmental Science. This class is being taught by the beloved Coach House. The class was quite the buzz at the beginning of the academic year, with lots of students trying to get into the class. The class filled quickly and many...

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