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Grant wins PSAL championship

By: Tolu Kolade, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under Sports

With a sweeping record of seven wins and zero losses, it’s no surprise that Malik Grant was also the winner of the PSAL Wrestling City Championship. Malik Grant has now been a three year winner at the City Championships, but each year was met with ... Read more »

Accidental time capsule discovered

By: Heather Rahn, Editor In Chief

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

Curtis is a school with over 100 years of history. Recently, some of that history resurfaced in the nursing department when the belongings of a student from 1983 were found in a locker. “We wanted to know why it was jammed. We use them to store b... Read more »

Top five episodes of The Office

By:Parker Garvin, Illustrator

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

“The Office” is one of the most loved shows of all time. From the great ensemble casting to the unique documentary style format, it is hard to find flaws in this perfect comedy series. Instead, this list focuses on the top f... Read more »

Showing their religion

By:Alysa Orcuilo, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

Second grade, the year when students begin to spell, was the year Tehran Riaz decided to wear her hijab. “I was nervous at first but everyone was so supportive,” said Tehran, a seventh grader in Corona, Queens. “Some peop... Read more »

Changing schools mid year

By:Aislin Turner, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

Coming into high school for the first time is very stressful, but for a student transferring mid-year it can be even worse. Incoming freshmen, at least have a whole freshmen class by their side experiencing the same thing, when t... Read more »

Building a college resume

By: Dinah Nahid, Back Page Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

When it comes to your college resume, be sure to take it seriously. Your college resume outlines the activities you have participated in during your high school career. Whether it be sports, clubs, leadership positions within a club... Read more »

Meaningful service opportunities abound

By: Kailey Walters, Copy Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Lifestyle

Whether you’re a junior or senior scrambling to complete your community service hours, or a freshman or sophomore trying to log early service credits, there are always ways to earn community service quickly. It’s best to participate... Read more »

CEO meets with Health Ambassadors

By: Lester Ellis, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under News

Curtis welcomed the new C.E.O. Of Children’s Aid Society, Phoebe C. Boyer with the Curtis chorus, who performed the Children’s Aid Theme song, “I’m really glad they made Children’s Aid Society.” The theme was inspired... Read more »

Pupil Path introduced for new term

By:Ashvini Coomarasingham, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under News

Curtis students and faculty have recently been introduced to a new program called Pupil Path/Skedula for the spring semester. The new gradebook, like JupiterGrades, permits students to look over their progress in their classes,... Read more »

Foreign exchange expands students world

By: Jada Mahone, Staff Writer

March 25, 2015

Filed under News

Curtis offers its students many opportunities, one being the foreign exchange program. Students have the choice to go to the Netherlands, France, Italy and now Spain. During winter break, students traveled to Spain and the Netherlands. Students who went to the Ne... Read more »

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