Lim gets new start as English teacher at SHS

Nerisa OlomuaStaff Writer At the beginning of second semester, the newest English teacher, Barba Lim, found excitement through the big switch from Reynolds High School to Sandy High. Born and raised in Montana, Lim wanted to get out and experience more away from her hometown.  While teaching outside of her hometown Missoula, Montana, she foundContinue reading “Lim gets new start as English teacher at SHS”

District title is wrestlers’ goal

Nerisa OlomuaStaff Writer Like the other winter sports, the wrestling team is picking up where they left after the short season last year. With last year’s season being pushed back into spring, the team is coming back with a larger team and positive attitudes. The previous season only lasted six weeks and they were unableContinue reading “District title is wrestlers’ goal”

Reinecke uses curiosity, inclusivity to drive her students

Nerisa OlomuaStaff Writer “I don’t really believe in right and wrong, I believe in different and I believe that there’s beauty in difference,” English teacher Kate Reinecke said.  Reinecke is in her first year of teaching at SHS, she teaches Junior and Freshman English. Recently moving into Sandy, she was excited for new beginnings. “I’mContinue reading “Reinecke uses curiosity, inclusivity to drive her students”

Block schedule affects Leadership’s communication

Nerisa OlomuaStaff Writer The Leadership class at SHS has learned to function differently than previous years. The block schedule only allows Leadership to meet for two full periods a week, making it more difficult to get projects done. “With the block schedule it’s a little bit harder because Leadership usually meets every day,” ASB PresidentContinue reading “Block schedule affects Leadership’s communication”

Students enjoy late start time

Nerisa OlomuaStaff Writer With coming back to in-person learning, students have been greeted with a long awaited later start time. In previous years, classes started at 7:45 a.m. This year teachers have a common prep period in the morning and class doesn’t start until 8:40 a.m. As students returned to the classroom, a new scheduleContinue reading “Students enjoy late start time”