Shoot Straight Reply

Kristen Fernandez

This semi-new club has caught the attention of new and old students at Stacey Middle School. Archery takes place every Monday and Tuesday from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Northwest field. Fellow teacher Mr. Dandridge, along with Coach Mike, has trained Stacey students to shoot with precision.

“I think it’s awesome ‘cause I get to learn about archery and how to have correct form.” said eighth grader, Kevin Doan. Kevin is not the only one that enjoys archery. The students and coaches are often seen cracking jokes and smiling.

Before the students can shoot, they need to prepare by setting up all the equipment such as targets, bow stands, bows and arrows. Once this is done, the coaches and McKenzie Duignan string the bows to get them ready for shooting. Like all sports, the archers must warm up using stretch bands to go over the form and aiming at the target. More…

Will Russia Meet Rio? 5

imagesQuang Truong

World Anti-Doping Agency, also known as the WADA, has called for Russia to be banned from competing in the next Olympic games set to take place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil after discovering Russian track and field athletes have been doping. Doping is the act of using illegal performance enhancing drugs by athletes. More…

History of Veteran’s Day Reply

armacist dayThao Vy Phan

World War 1, which was known as the Great War at that time, officially ended on June 28, 1919 when the Treaty of Versailles was signed. However, the armistice, or truce, between German and the Allied nations was acknowledged on the eleventh hour on November 11, 1918. According to US Department of Veterans Affairs, this day is known as “the war to end all wars.” More…

Lawyers in the Making Poll Reply

Lawyers in the Making 2

Heather Tran, Kristen Fernandez, & Nikki Do

HOLA! 😉 Every Tuesday, we will post a debate on a specific topic. Two students, teachers, or monsters will give their opinion and battle it out to see which side is better. Also, a poll will be provided to see the winner of the previous week’s debate. Without further ado, here’s the first debate!

DC vs MARVEL More…

New Inside Out Emotions Revealed Reply

insideoutJennifer Ly

During the filmmaking process for Pixar’s Inside Out, an animated film about an adventure in the mind of Riley, an 11-year-old girl, many different emotions were considered for starring roles. Irritation, Pride, Envy, Greed, Gloom, Despair, and Love were only a few early ideas for this movie. More…

Veteran’s Day Reply

veterns dayNikki Do

As all students should know, Wednesday will be taken off of our school day for Veteran’s Day. Many may think of this day as a free break, but for others, a day to respect loved ones and more.

Today, a five minute charity blast took place in each of the homerooms. In total, Stacey planned to hit $862 of donations. All students have been asked to bring one dollar to donate to Intrepid Fallen Heroes Fund. More…