SHHS Students Walk Out in Protest

SHHS Students Walk Out in Protest

Sarah Clayton

May 4, 2018

At 10:00 AM on Wednesday, March 14th, students across America came together to send the world an urgent and indelible message: Enough. Hundreds of Sleepy Hollow students and staff members were among the tens of thousands nationwide who walked out of school as part of the National School Walkout, a demonstration...

Do I Have a Right? / ¿Tengo Algún Derecho?

Isabella Calix

April 19, 2018

This article is written in English and Spanish “Until we get equality in education, we won’t have an equal society,” says Sonia Sotomayor, the first Latina Supreme Court Justice. In order to make a step towards narrowing this gap in education, Sotomayor has created a new online interactive gam...

The Future of DACA

The Future of DACA

Isabella Calix

January 4, 2018

“Dream Act now...Dream Act now!” These were the words chanted by hundreds of protesters marching on Capitol Hill on November 9th, 2017. These protesters, many DREAMers themselves, were protesting in hopes of persuading members of Congress to act on the future of the Dream Act. DREAMers are undocum...

To Pledge or Not To Pledge?

To Pledge or Not To Pledge?

Sarah Clayton

January 4, 2018

Widespread indifference to the Pledge speaks volumes about our generation's decreased interest in political action, patriotic or otherwise.

Latimer Defeats Astorino in County Executive Race

Latimer Defeats Astorino in County Executive Race

Sarah Clayton

October 20, 2017

  Democrat George Latimer has come out on top in the heated race for county executive, unseating two-term Republican incumbent Rob Astorino. Many Westchester voters are glad the the election, which was characterized by rampant political mudslinging from both sides, has come to an end. Along with ...

New Peer Mentoring Program Successfully Begins

New Peer Mentoring Program Successfully Begins

Olivia Rudder, Staff Writer

October 17, 2017

Sleepy Hollow High School has a new program this year intended to help incoming freshmen adapt to high school. Under the direction of Ms. McGough, the Peer Mentor Program involves a group of 26 seniors, selected after an application process, who are trained to become mentors to the incoming freshman class....

Record-Breaking Hurricanes Slam Texas, Florida, Caribbean

Record-Breaking Hurricanes Slam Texas, Florida, Caribbean

Sarah Clayton

October 2, 2017

This hurricane season, a record-breaking slew of storms has pummeled the Atlantic, uprooting the lives of thousands and causing billions of dollars' worth of destruction.

White Supremacists Protest in Charlottesville; University of Virginia Students Respond

White Supremacists Protest in Charlottesville; University of Virginia Students Respond

Joe Rickles, Editor

October 2, 2017

"This isn't representative of Charlottesville at all," said Andrew Shanes, a third-year at the University of Virginia. Shanes is referring to a number of white supremacist protests in Charlottesville, Virginia on the night of Friday, August 11 and midday on Saturday the 12th. The two protests quickly...

What’s Goin’ On?

What’s Goin’ On?

Leah Scarpati, Staff Writer

July 4, 2017

On Sunday, January 24th, the village of the Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown hosted a solidarity march where hundreds of community members among all races, ages, gender, and socioeconomic factions gathered to advocate for the ideals our nation was founded upon. The march was intended to bring the town toge...

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