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Seaholm sees the effects of new national nutrition standards

By Kelly Martinek and McKenna Ross Since the Obama family moved into the White House, the First Lady has focused on creating a healthier population, starting with children. Michelle Obama’s Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act was passed in 2010, but schools, and students, are just now seeing its influence. The brand new set of school lunch nutrition standards took effect this

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Changes to the Flex Program

  By Esther Seawell Additional Reporting by McKenna Ross The Flex Program is preparing for a big change in the upcoming school year as they switch back into one session. The Flex Program originally split into two sections for the 2012-2013. This decision was made to manage the student to teacher ratio and to give students more flexible schedules. Many

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Seaholm Reflects on Past Decades

By McKenna Ross and Monisha Gowda Change. It has the power to affect all of us. Yet, it’s not everyday that you wonder how it applies to high school. The 21st century has signaled a change in modern society, and similarly has helped in reshaping Seaholm. Many of Seaholm’s changes are in plain sight. Class of 1982 alumni Julie Wells

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X-Block: No More?

While those extra days off back may have seemed like a gift then, Seaholm is finally paying the price. As of April 1st, Seaholm students have to come to class during X-Block to start making up the time missed. Students must come to class or will be marked absent. The absences will count towards parking passes for next school year.

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