• Lent This Season
  • Effects of Rainy Day Schedules
  • Decathlon Team Prepares to Compete
  • Saint Vincent de Paul Walk Raises Awareness of Poverty
  • Saint John Students Greeted by Campus Changes
  • Lent This Season

    Lent This Season

    Zoebelle Hinojosa and Thomas Salzar

    March 2, 2017

    Lent is finally here, and Catholics have a responsibility to actively participate in penance. Many Catholics will be giving up something they love for Lent to show sacrifice. "I am not going to ask people to give up chocolate or coffee, but do something instead," stated Father Jim Bahash, the new...

    Gianna Repetti considers what to do for Lent.

    Mr. Brian Mariano

  • Effects of Rainy Day Schedules

    Effects of Rainy Day Schedules

    Shea Brown and Heidi McArdle

    January 19, 2017

    Staying inside all day, not being able to stretch your legs.... How do students feel during rainy day schedule: stressed, tense, cramped, adjugated, confused, or excited? Students often say that they wish that they could go outside or do something active. While others think that building an indoor gym...

    Rain outside distracts students from their school work.

    Shea Brown

  • Decathlon Team Prepares to Compete

    Decathlon Team Prepares to Compete

    Heidi McArdle, Reporter

    January 12, 2017

    With the start of a new school year, a new Academic Decathlon team comes along, too. The team is preparing for the diocesan competition day on March 4. The competition is at Academy of Our Lady of Peace, and 24 schools are competing. The team includes sixth graders Alex Eiguren, Megan Hallinan, Michael...

    The literature group fills out their study guide packet for the Super Quiz.

    Heidi McArdle

  • Saint Vincent de Paul Walk Raises Awareness of Poverty

    Saint Vincent de Paul Walk Raises Awareness of Poverty

    Emily Tulino

    September 22, 2016

    Saint John Parish hosted the Saint Vincent de Paul Friends of the Poor Walk Oct. 1. About 250 walkers participated, and more than $4,300 was raised to help people in need in the local community. A free lunch and a free t-shirt were provided at the walk. People also donated small items for blessing bags...

    Many Saint John students and staff last year were able to put aside some free time to participate in this event.

    Picture by Janet Colucci

  • Saint John Students Greeted by Campus Changes

    Saint John Students Greeted by Campus Changes

    Elle Hirou

    September 9, 2016

    Many changes during the summer made Saint John School safer and more energy efficient. A new fence now surrounds the school for security reasons. The administration is currently putting in solar panels for a more eco-friendly school. The solar panels will save energy and money for the school so that...

A New Earth-Like Planet?

A New Earth-Like Planet?

Christian Garcia and Daniel Pedler

NASA (The National Aeronautics and Space Administration) recently discovered a new exoplanet similar to Earth called Proxima B. Some Saint John School students have been wondering...

April 11, 2017No Comments

  • Global Warming April 11, 2017
  • Solar Eclipse Coming April 4, 2017
  • “New” Organ Found April 4, 2017

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Super Bowl LI

Super Bowl LI

Austin McMahon, Reporter

The latest and the greatest 51st Super Bowl was hosted in Houston, Texas, on February 5th. America's most-watched event was between the New England Patriots and the Atlanta...

March 30, 2017No Comments

José Fernandez

José Fernandez

January 17, 2017

Junior Varsity Girls BB Win Championship

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Top Middle School Sports Played Outside of School

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Effects of Procrastination

Effects of Procrastination

Keely Hallinan and Izze Zimmerman

Every time a major test or project comes around, the words "Don't wait to complete this!" seem to always be said by the teacher. Procrastination is a major issue among students...

April 11, 2017No Comments

  • New Google Technology Coming Out April 11, 2017
  • Hour of Code March 7, 2017
  • Lent This Season March 2, 2017

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New Star Wars Movie

New Star Wars Movie

Daniel Pedler and Marcelo Rull

Lucas Films and Disney made a new Star Wars film to refill the storyline gap between episodes III, Revenge of the Sith and IV, A New Hope. The movie is titled Rogue One: A...

March 30, 2017No Comments

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