By: Monica Duggan Walt Disney Productions newest stand out motion picture stars Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson. The film, Saving Mr. Banks, is a captivating dramatic comedy that captures the story of how P.L Travers’s novel Mary Poppins was developed into a Disney film.
In the spirit of the new year it has been the tradition formally at Duxbury High School to set new years resolutions in order to have a good start to the new year or simply to better your life. However, lately the tradition of setting resolutions seems to […]
Duxbury High School students have had difficulties using the laptops during class, some changes are being made, but the majority of the problems will be solved when students arrive at the new school.
By: Olivia M. As stated in the Duxbury High School Handbook, “Beginning with the 2013-14 school year, teachers are required to make their grades public and update their online gradebooks every two weeks. Thus, quarterly progress reports will no longer be posted on the portal.”
Every New Year signals the start of another award show season in America. Popular movie contenders this year include 12 Years a Slave, Gravity and American Hustle. The Golden Globes kicked off the award show season on Jan. 12th. According to CNN.com this year’s Golden Globe winners were:
By Hannah Alzaim With winter well under way, pond hockey has become a popular pastime for many students here in Duxbury High School. The fun and carefree sport has entertained many for the past few weeks.
With Winter underway, sledding is once again becoming a very popular outdoor activity for Duxbury residents. Sledding sparks many different emotions in riders. Senior Kelly D. said, “I love going really fast and feeling the wind brush off you.” Sophomore Cam H. also said, “I Like the extreme […]
Its winter and with winter comes snow and with snow comes skiing and snowboarding. Duxbury Students keep themselves entertained on the cold weekends by taking some time to go to the slopes. Otherwise, they would be sitting inside away from the cold.
Dear Raúl, What are some of the ways that I can get students excited about literature? I would love to get an answer to this question from a student’s perspective. Thanks for any help you can give. Yours in academia, Karen Baynes ELA Supervisor Duxbury Public Schools […]
By: Monica D. Senioritis has officially struck Duxbury High School. Seniors throughout the school are slowly being accepted into their number one colleges, and as that dream creeps towards becoming an actuality their current reality becomes less and less appealing. UrbanDictionary.com defines Senioritis as a “crippling disease that […]
By Chloe B. Christmas has come and gone; the holiday rush is through. The new year is finally here, and along with 2014 comes the making of New Year’s resolutions. Many students like to think of the new year as a “fresh start” or a chance to change […]
By Michelle M Sledding, ice skating, skiing, snowball fight, snowmen and snow angels are winter activities that are enjoyed by students in the Duxbury school system. However some older students claim that winter activities no longer seem as fun as they once did. Out of fifty Duxbury High School […]
Since 2008, Canadian singer Justin Bieber has scaled to the top of the music charts and has become world famous. In December of 2013, Bieber shocked both fans and haters alike when he said that he might be retiring from music.
By: Celia B. After four long years, the Winter Olympics has finally returned, and is shaping up to be quite the event.
After leaving San Diego behind for New York City in order to continue his career on the news, Ron Burgundy returns for the first time since Anchorman: The legend of Ron Burgundy, in the new film Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues. But, does the legend really continue?
By: Beni D. With Winter in full swing, people are getting back to and catching up on their favorite TV series’. From The Bachelor to Pretty Little Liars, DHS students and faculty members are turning their TV’s on and tuning in to their favorite Winter shows. Much of […]
By: Olivia M. As the coldest season of the year recommences, Duxbury High School students are experiencing several school cancellations due to snowy conditions. On Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 and Jan. 3, blizzard Hercules struck the Northeast.
By Maggie C. As most of you probably know, I am obsessed with The Hunger Games (THG), and I am absolutely not exaggerating when I use the term obsessed.
Dear Raúl, I’m so bad at studying, but I need to do well this year! Sincerely, Pro-Procrastinator
Recently there has been a lot of controversy over a ground breaking artist named Lorde, a 16 year old from New Zealand. Her song “Royals” has become very popular over the past few months.