From the Veritas December Print Issue
These articles were published in the December print Veritas. Click on the READ MORE>>>> link at the end of each paragraph to access the entire story from the menu bars.
MR. AND MRS. CLAUS SPREAD HOLIDAY CHEER
Jaymie Atkins, Veritas Asst. Managing Editor
Every year, The Veritas staff names two teachers with high spirits and joyful cheer Mr. and Mrs. Claus.
Hard thought and voting went into this decision, and the staff decided that French teacher, Mr. Finn and Special Education teacher, Ms. White are a great fit. These holiday spirited teachers answered a few questions for us about Christmas. READ MORE >>>>
THEATRE GUILD PRESENTS THE FEMALE ODD COUPLE
Seth Roscewski, Veritas Staff
RHS students performed their own female version of The Odd Couple based on the 1970’s television show The Odd Couple. With new directors, Joanne White and Kendra Donovan, RHS students put on an amusing show on Dec. 11 and 12 in the RHS auditorium. READ MORE>>>>
A DAY WITH THE PRINCIPAL OF ROCKLAND HIGH SCHOOL
Kaylee Ellis, Veritas Staff
the person with the highest authority or most important position in an organization, institution,
Some students assume during the year a principal does nothing but sit, relax and tell people what to do.
This isn’t the case for Dr. Cron (or any principal for that matter).
Recently, I sat down with Dr. Cron and asked him what his daily life as the Principal of Rockland High is like.
First, he said that being the principal is “a privilege” because of the amazing faculty and students that he gets to know more each and every day. READ MORE >>>>>
MATH TEAM COMPETES FOR RHS
Megan Lund, Veritas Staff
If you enjoy math and are good at it, you should join the RHS math team that participates in meets against other schools.
Students range from freshmen to seniors. These students do well and like math.
They also like pizza because after every meet that’s what they’re eating for an afternoon snack.
Thinking about joining the math team but worried that it will get in the way of other academic studies? READ MORE >>>>
EVOLUTION OF CHRISTMAS GIFTS
Hannah Boben, Veritas Staff
Imagine waking up Christmas morning, and rushing to find many presents under your magical tree. The gifts include everything you could have ever imagined and more.
But see the bigger picture here: are we letting presents take over the true Christmas meaning? Absolutely. READ MORE >>>>
CHEERLEADERS WIN DIVISION IV STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
Adiza Alasa, Veritas Staff
The RHS cheerleaders are MSSAA Division 4 State Champions for the fourth time in the past eight seasons. The cheerleaders competed for the state title on Sunday, Nov. 22 at Algonquin Regional High School against nine other teams.
Their success at states followed their first place win at regionals on Nov. 15 at Whitman-Hanson High School and their triumph in the South Shore League Championship on Nov. 6 at Abington High School. READ MORE >>>