IJHS Drama Club announces spring musical

BY GABI ISENBERG – After the sad, official cancellation of last year’s musical, Fiddle on the Roof, the IJHS Drama Club will be performing this year’s production virtually. Yearbook Reflections, an arrangement with Pioneer Drama Services, is about a yearbook staff who, while organizing the books, flip back through the year’s memories.  Audition information is … More IJHS Drama Club announces spring musical

Facebook under fire

BY GABI ISENBERG – Facebook, Instagram, WhatsApp. What do these apps all have in common? They’re all social media platforms; they’re also all owned by Facebook Inc.  Facebook was founded in 2004 by Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg and four of his roommates. Since then, Zuckerberg has been CEO, and the company has become the world’s … More Facebook under fire

STUCO announces Door Decorating Contest

Who: Homeroom members What: “Welcome 2021!” Themed Doors When: now until Dec. 18th Where: Sheets from your HR teacher Why: Welcome the new year with your own flare.   Individual doors, which may include photos, designs–use your imagination– will be collected by homeroom teachers and printed/posted on classroom doors.  Judges will award prizes for: Most participation, … More STUCO announces Door Decorating Contest

STUCO announces Send the Love card drive

Who: ALL IJHS students and staff When: now until January 18th What: Create cards (Welcome 2021, cheer, thinking of you…) Where: digital cards can be sent to jmitsko@iasd.cc Boxes for paper cards will be located in the library and inside the front door for synchronous drop-off Why: It’s important during a time of distance to remind … More STUCO announces Send the Love card drive

Why to thank a teacher

BY GABI ISENBERG – Online learning. It’s a phrase that’s been heard a lot this year. Whether containing complaints or sympathy, it’s been mentioned in conversations all over the globe. Some people argue that public school teachers are not qualified to teach online and they’re not giving it their all. The truth is, however, that … More Why to thank a teacher