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Scientists stand out at regional fair

By Adeline HaymanThis past Saturday, the eight first-place winners from the Martha’s Vineyard Science Fair loaded their projects onto the 6 am boat to...

English classes experience Shakespeare with an '80s twist

By Mackenzie CondonIn the dead of winter, 90 students were able to experience A Midsummer Night's Dream. The performance was held at the Trinity...

Planting the seeds of a new reputation

By Mackenzie CondonThe alternative education program provides a valuable education experience for students and parents who need a more personalized teaching approach. Core academic...

Turf debate divides community

By Danielle HopkinsLast week a survey was given out to the students at the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School during lunch with one simple...

Graduation comes early for some

By Alexis CondonSeven regional high seniors have already fled the all-too-familiar nest of the high school after accumulating enough credits to graduate early. For...

Athletes compete at states

By Alicja VickersSeveral members of the school’s Indoor Track and Field team competed in the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Division 5 State Championships...

Scientists showcase their projects

By Adeline HaymanSeventy-four student projects were showcased at the 18th annual Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Science Fair on Saturday. An array of experiments,...

College admissions: The rundown

By Mackenzie CondonHalfway through high school, the pressure intensifies as students look towards their futures and begin to navigate the college admissions process. Help...

Poetry takes the stage

By Mackenzie CondonAn overflow crowd of teachers, parents, and students gathered last Thursday night in the school’s library--which had been transformed into a poetry...

Artists recognized regionally

By Ayanna Fhagen-Smith and Julianne JosephTwenty talented writers and artists from the regional high school won a combined 25 awards from the prestigious Scholastic...

'Guys and Dolls' opens Thursday

By Danielle HopkinsThe Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School Theater Department has been working since October on its annual school musical. “Guys and Dolls” will...

Sophomore hits the right notes

By Danielle HopkinsSophomore Christian Schmidt was chosen--as one of about 180 students--to be a member of the chorus in the All-State Music Festival run...

Midterms call the grading system into question

By Rose EnglerTwenty percent of a student’s course grade at Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School  is determined in two hours. In other words, that...

Islanders unite for women's rights

By Willa Vigneault and Sophia McCarronAmong the crowds that flooded some of America’s major cities January 21 were dozens of regional high school students...

Event helps build stronger Island community

By Alexis CondonAspiring entrepreneurs in the community will present their Island-based ideas to a panel of judges in the recently developed Island-wide Pitch Perfect...

Mindfulness matters

By Willa VigneaultAmidst the energy of winter sports and play rehearsals, two new programs have started at high school teaching students to harness their...

Learning outside the classroom

By Adeline HaymanWhen classroom walls prove too small of an environment for learning, some students at the high school step over those walls into...

Business students head for States

By Owen BresnickThe high school’s business club made school history last Thursday at the District 1 Massachusetts Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) Career...

Anxiety expert offers advice for teens

By Alicja VickersFor many teens, the stresses related to school — sports, relationships, college applications, and dozens of other pressures — hover over the...