Posts Tagged ‘ Caroline ’

Voters endorse new school project

Caroline Richards Features editor (April 16, 2015)  The new intermediate school building proposal was sent straight to the ballot during Nantucket’s Annual Town Meeting last week, when voters approved the project with no debate. The new school building is intended…

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Opinion: Don’t be fooled by colleges’ names

Caroline Richards Features editor (April 16, 2015)  When you start thinking about applying to college, it is important to keep a few things in mind. First of all, you should know what you are interested in: you do not want…

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Prom season arrives at Nantucket High School

Senior Kevin Santangelo "promposes" to freshman Amelia Murphy in the Hall of the Whale after school.

Caroline Richards Features editor (April 16, 2015) It is “Promposal Season” and Nantucket High School students have been scrambling to ask the dates of their dreams. Prom is currently set for May 9 at the Great Harbor Yacht Club. A…

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Are standardized tests the most effective way to test aptitude?

Caroline Richards Contributing Writer (February 19, 2015)  Let’s just start out by saying that no rational, child-appreciating, good-hearted person likes standardized tests. The people who make them probably have the smallest conscience of anyone because they actually have to send…

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“Mermaids and Mentors” eases high school transition

Caroline Richards Contributing Writer (February 19, 2015)  Mentors and Mermaids is a new club formed by Adriene Lombardi, a seventh grade language arts teacher at Cyrus Peirce Middle School, and Elizabeth Reinemo an English teacher at Nantucket High School. It…

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Weather wreaks havoc on girls basketball schedule

Caroline Richards Contributing Writer (February 19, 2015)  The Nantucket High School girls basketball team began their season on a rough note. They have played a total of eleven games and have ended with a record of 4-7. “The season so…

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Whaler football team bonds with awful haircuts

Caroline Richards Contributing Writer (December 15, 2014)  As many have noticed over the past few weeks, the members of the Nantucket High School football team have given themselves an unfortunate makeover. The players gave each other haircuts in order to…

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Boys and Girls Club renovation will afford growing room

Boys and Girls Club renovation will afford growing room

Caroline Richards Contributing Writer (November 13, 2014)  It was on December 4, 2013, that the Boys and Girls Club of Nantucket announced its new idea, and much needed plan, for a new expansion to be added to the Boys and…

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Field Hockey sees blazing success with new season

Field Hockey sees blazing success with new season

By Jojo Zieff Veritas Assistant Sports Editor   (Oct. 11, 2012)  The Lady Whalers Field Hockey team is off to a blazing start with a 5-1 record after the first month of the season. Despite having several key players graduate…

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