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Winter Spirit Week Recap

Camilla Wynes, Co-Student Life Editor February 23, 2022

Spirits were high and clothes were ridiculous, as always, our Seahawks did not disappoint with the outfits. Last week we celebrated our winter spirit days in order to ramp up hype for the Illumination...

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Valentine’s Day Baking Ideas

Rione Marie Tecson, staff writer February 14, 2022

As Valentine’s Day nears, we think about how there are many different ways to celebrate it. Whether it’s being spent alone or with someone, this can be a great way to make something meaningful or play...

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Friendsentine’s Day

Samia Akter, Staff Writer February 10, 2022

Valentine’s Day, a day reserved for the ones that you truly love. For some, that may be a significant other, but for many that may not be the case. Have no fear, there are other ways to spread your love...

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How to Lend a Helping Hand, or Paw, These Holidays

Heidi Gilman, Staff Writer January 20, 2022

As we leave the holiday season, and enter the new year, let's take some time to give back to pets searching for loving homes in shelters all over Fairfax County. Animals such as dogs, cats, birds and guinea...

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Elementary schools still giving mask breaks as the temperature drops

Madeline Miller, Staff Writer January 20, 2022

In FCPS, elementary school students are given an outdoor mask break, but is it getting too cold to do this?   Since schools have gone back in person, FCPS has decided to allow only elementary...

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A Look Inside the Band Concert

Chloe Baker, Co-Student Life Editor January 14, 2022

On December 9th, 2021, the SLHS band had their first live concert in 20 months. After an exciting marching band season, both bands, Symphonic and Wind ensemble, enthusiastically took the stage and put...

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Part Time English Teacher, Part Time Pilates Pro

Chloe Baker, Co-Student Life Editor December 9, 2021

Humans of South Lakes, every Seahawk has a story.   There are two places you are most likely to find Ms. Small. The English hallway at South Lakes High School, and the pilates studio, Club Pilates...

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Enes Kanter Freedom

Jack Lotz, Staff Writer December 9, 2021

Twenty nine year old Center for the Boston Celtics, Enes Kanter Freedom, has had quite the week. The Turkish native became a U.S citizen and legally changed his name from to Enes Kanter Freedom. Freedom...

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Gifts to Buy Your Indecisive Loved Ones

Emmalina Sjapeki, Staff Writer December 9, 2021

What to get that person who says they don't know what they want... The holidays are fast approaching, and consumer culture is reaching its peak. Everyone loves receiving gifts, but the season also places...

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We tried Schoology. Students and teachers want Google Classroom back.

Emmalina Sjapeki, Staff Writer December 9, 2021

Students and teachers have had to deal with many unprecedented changes since returning to school this year. One of the major differences of the 2021-22 school year is the transition from Google Classroom...

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