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Minimum Day, Maximum Costumes

Minimum Day, Maximum Costumes

Story by Devlin Ott, Online Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, Today at SDA, Top Stories

During the passing period between 2nd and 3rd period today, an abundance of inflatable dinosaur costumes and cow onesies were seen roaming around campus.  ASB had three trick or treat locations where costumed students could get candy.  

Tourists seen on campus: Searching for homecoming

Tourists seen on campus: Searching for homecoming

Story by Devlin Ott, Online Editor

October 19, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA, Top Stories

For the final day of homecoming week, the dress up theme was 'Tacky Tourists.' Students were seen sporting fanny packs, socks & sandals, Hawaiian shirts, and hats. During lunch, ASB had a scavenger hunt around campus where students had to find small plastic figurines. Pieces of candy, donuts,...

Witches and Wizards on Thursday

Witches and Wizards on Thursday

Story by Rithika Vighne, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA, Top Stories

As an homage to Witch Thursday, the fourth day of homecoming week was Harry Potter day. Students dressed up as witches and wizards, or sported colors from their Hogwarts house.  During lunch, ASB handed out "butter beverage" outside of the PAC. This was a parallel to butter beer in Harry Potter,...

Winning at Twinning

Winning at Twinning

Story by Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA, Top Stories

The third day of homecoming week was twin day! Many staff and students dressed up to match their friends!

Sport’s Day Pep Rally: A for Effort

Sport’s Day Pep Rally: A for Effort

Story by Camille Zimmer and Lila Schief

October 16, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA, Top Stories

For the second day of SDA spirit week, Sports Day, a pep rally was held on the PAC stage. According to ASB students, the goal of this event was to pump students up and encourage them to support our sports teams. Coming into the rally, many students didn’t know what to expect. It started off quic...

Pajamas and pancakes kick off homecoming week

Pajamas and pancakes kick off homecoming week

Story by Amelia Kaiser, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA, Top Stories

Homecoming week kicked off today with pajama day. Students who were dressed in loungewear and nighttime attire were served pancakes by administration members and ASB students in front of the mosaic.   Photos contributed by Alexis Price, Cade Culbertson, and Joice He.

Today at SDA: Half Mast for McCain

Today at SDA: Half Mast for McCain

Story by Alexis Price, Online Sports Editor

August 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Today at SDA, Top Stories

Today, the American Flag stood at half mast in front of the school for the passing and burial of John McCain. His body was laid to rest at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland this morning, beside his wingman Charles Larson. ...

Street Preacher Comes to SDA

Street Preacher Comes to SDA

Story by Taylor Rudman, Arts Editor

April 26, 2018


Filed under News, Today at SDA, Top Stories

A street preacher, with a speakerphone, shouting for students to repent, took up his post on the corner outside of the front parking lot after school on Thursday. A group of about 45 students gathered to watch. “You can’t handle a head cold without Tylenol, how to you expect to withstand burning...

Today at SDA – Sun still shines in the gym

Today at SDA – Sun still shines in the gym

Story by Amelia Kaiser, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA

During a long and crowded study hall, a freshman decided to take a risk which truly added entertainment and excitement to a gymnasium full of restless, annoyed students.  Sunshine Harris lit up the gym with rays of light and drew attention when she got up alone and danced to the song, YMCA...

Opinion – Homeroom Olympics: Relay Race Day

Opinion – Homeroom Olympics: Relay Race Day

Story by Tom Amoroso, Staff Writer

March 27, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Today at SDA, Top Stories

At SDA, Homeroom Olympics is the pinnacle of intra-school competition. It is the stage in which homerooms both foster a sense of community as well as prove their ultimate dominance. Homerooms may elect to either participate or abstain from competition. We are lucky to be granted the opportunity for...

SDA Brings Back the “Cool Cats”

SDA Brings Back the “Cool Cats”

Story by Alexis Price, Assistant Sports Editor

March 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, News, Today at SDA

Poodle skirts. Leather jackets. Eye-popping splashes of red in all forms, and slicked back hair, but not with grease! Today at SDA spirit week ended with bringing back the old, hip tunes of the rockin’ 50s. Students commemorated the occasion with root beer floats served at the PAC during lunch. ...

Today at SDA: Senior Out Ends

Today at SDA: Senior Out Ends

March 13, 2018


Filed under Today at SDA

The annual game of Senior Out ended today. Nathan Johnson and Sophia Ortiz tied for first place with 15 tags each, followed by Junhe Kim in second and Elle Harkins in third. 

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