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A Boost for the Booster Club

October 11, 2011

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By Megan Woodard It’s only a month into the school year, and already we’ve witnessed a lot of major changes at North Star. The beloved principal Dr. Nancy Becker retired and was replaced by Dr. Fred Skretta of Kansas City. ...

Dr. Becker’s Last Goodbye

February 9, 2011

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By Casey Molifua From ringing her cowbell through the halls on game days, to leading the “roller coaster” during basketball games in the Swamp, Dr. Nancy Becker has always been a high spirited life-force at North Star. A...

Teen Dating Violence & Awareness

February 15, 2010

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By Katie Glaubius Teen Dating Violence and Awareness Month is for informing people about teen dating abuse, how serious is it, and what the consequences of it can be. Have a heart campaign states, “One in three teens experience...

Winter’s Silent Killer

February 15, 2010

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By Zaira Carcamo No longer is it monsters lurking in the shadows that we fear. Instead they have been replaced by real threats. The threat, especially in these winter months, is carbon monoxide (CO). It is also known as the Silent...

Let’s NOT have another Snow Day

February 15, 2010

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By Zaira Carcamo The weather outside was frightful. But staying at home was quite boring and a day needed to be made up for that sixth snow day. February 1st started the two weeks of lengthened school days, fifteen minutes earlier...

Foreign Exchange Teachers Visit North Star

December 2, 2009

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By Suruj Pal America has always viewed education as a very important part of life. When most American students think of education, they think of it as a chore, not a privilege. Try to imagine a school without computers, white...

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October 5, 2009

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By Cortney McHargue, Gator Galaxy Staff Dating violence is often misunderstood as a sign of love or commitment. The reality of dating violence is a serious and sometimes deadly reality for many boys or girls in their teen-age...

Senior To Do List

September 25, 2009

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By: Asia Ali Attention seniors, it’s the beginning of the year and there are many things to do and to get done.  It’s the last year and time to prepare for life after high school. With the challenges ahead of us, we need...

Goodbye Advocates

September 25, 2009

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By Cj DeGrave and Cortney McHargue. You may have noticed some empty space at the end of your schedule this fall. Students will no longer have teacher advocates from their academy. The reason behind the change is because advocates...

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