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Student spotlight: Cameron Cokas talks music

Student spotlight: Cameron Cokas talks music

Khaki McCrabb, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017

“The goals are to make a name for myself, represent Raleigh, and getting the support of Alessia, that would be amazing. Just be a force in pop music,” Cokas said. “To be like Ed Sheeran, but beyond Ed Sheeran.”

Sweeper passes, double Fs make a comeback

Sweeper passes, double Fs make a comeback

Christina Rascoe, Student Life editor

February 17, 2017

Last semester, tardies and absences were an overall problem with over 1000 more absences than last year. Because of this increase in number, administration has placed new policies in effect to reduce the number of tardies and absences.

Students strive to protect the planet

Students strive to protect the planet

Morgan DeHart, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

"Show up and take that initiative." ~ Rebecca Carranza

Wakefield students and teachers dish out their most memorable stories

Wakefield students and teachers dish out their most memorable stories

Ann Chen, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

"There was also this one time when I watered a fake plant… for a year." - Emily Lagnese, Sophemore

Students geared up for final exams

Students geared up for final exams

Khaki McCrabb, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

“If you prepared for it, did your work all semester long, and you have worked hard, you know the content don’t stress out about it. By the time of the exam, you either know it or you don’t,” Phillips said.

The new year brings hope for a new start

Chinma Ngumoha, Staff Writer

January 26, 2017

I think new year’s resolutions are very important thing to have each every year. It gives us goals to keep us going in the right direction and make us set goals for ourselves~ Meredith Howell

Teacher Feature: Mr. Calabria

Teacher Feature: Mr. Calabria

Brendan Fusik, Sports Editor

December 20, 2016

Although he may not have taught every student, Tony Calabria’s name is a popular one at Wakefield High School. The English teacher has been teaching at Wakefield since it was opened in 2000 and has made an impact on many students since. Morgan Nanni, a senior in his 20th Century Classics class and Tr...

Vegetarians and vegans share what makes them munch

Vegetarians and vegans share what makes them munch

Emma Finn and Rebecca Fiely

December 20, 2016

I wish more people would seriously look at the significant health and lifestyle benefits and the delicious vegetarian and vegan options before they discredit it after all.

Earning while learning

Earning while learning

Chinma Ngumoha, Staff Writer

December 20, 2016

I am trying to get the word out to the students about the program because it really is such a an amazing opportunity to give to a high school students. If you apply and get in not only do you get two free years but a job after college ~Sarah Joyner

The buzz around Wakefield

The buzz around Wakefield

Ann Chen

December 1, 2016

Wakefield High School is holding its first-ever Beekeeping event. Fourteen students will be given the chance to have their first very own beehive. Science teacher Melissa Schug and Horticulture teacher Jodi Riedel have spearheaded this program because of the import role bees play in our lives. “...

Students explore college curriculum, campus life at Splash UNC

Students explore college curriculum, campus life at Splash UNC

Chinma Ngumoha, Staff Writer

December 1, 2016

For many students, the daily rigors of living away from home and taking classes without parents monitoring every classwork grade a teacher enters into PowerSchool is a faraway notion.  This past November 12, Wakefield High School was well represented at UNC's Splash UNC program.  Students spent the S...

Getting to the core of NC Honors Chorus

Paige Schepperley, Staff Writer

November 14, 2016

“The Wakefield chorus program has really helped me develop as a singer and prepare for being part of the Honors program,” Heinlein said. “I’m really excited to continue to develop as a singer and I believe I am on the right road to making this a potential career for myself.”

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