Recent grants of $500 from the McDonalds’s Owner’s Association has allowed teachers to expand their impact with the school. FACS teacher Mr. Fisher and Industrial Technology teacher Mr. Figy partnered up with the grant to create a farming experience that will be unknown to most students. “The grant was through the McDonald’s Owner’s Association. It… Continue reading GHS FACS Teacher Receives Grant
With the constant stress placed on students, mental health days are not only beneficial but necessary. It is obvious to students when they have become burnt out and struggle to continue going to school Monday through Friday. Despite knowing they need a break, it is not always so easy to actually take the break. Many… Continue reading Are Mental Health Days Essential?
With the rise in school shootings and vaping use, the school must respond with an increase in safety precautions which includes four new metal detector wands and a new school entrance. The metal detectors -- provided free to the school -- should cause vaping at school to decrease. Each school received one metal detector for… Continue reading Metal Detectors
Summer break has just ended, and many students, including myself, are upset that school starts before August. GHS started on July 30th, ending the summer fun for Greenwood students. With only two full months of summer, I felt like I had missed out on many things. This summer break was one of the best… Continue reading Summer Length
GHS is excited to introduce many new teachers to their staff this year. Mr. Deal, Mrs. Allen, Mrs. Cannaday, Mrs. Ludeman, Mr. Fischer, Mr. Werne, and Mrs. Aragon have all joined the GHS staff and are excited to start. Last year, Mr. Mason Deal was a student teacher for Mrs. Andrea Campbell, but has taken… Continue reading New teachers start their first year
It can be intimidating, but there are ways to make a first time abroad easier.The Foreign Language Department organized a trip to Europe this Spring that included Spain, Rome and Italy for seven days. Miss Neiswanger, Spanish teacher, took 3 students to explore these countries. “ It was my first time getting to go out… Continue reading Spanish foreign language trip to Europe
From all-nighters and mental breakdowns to getting accepted into a dream college, being an honors student comes with its highs and lows. Senior Areeba Hasan has taken on many challenging courses this year, such as ACP Calculus, AP Statistics, AP Biology 2, AP Chemistry 2, Honors Physics 2 and ACP English; however, taking higher level… Continue reading Behind the mind of an honors student