Author Archives: Andrea Tyson

Our New Leader

With the last days of school upon us, these final moments are bittersweet. Students are excited for their summer plans, are ready to delete the alarms off of their phones, and are awaiting the ending of final exams. As most of the student body, parents, and teachers have been told, our principal, Diann Kearney, will be retiring in June of

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Calendar Changes

Calendar Changes Wake County has released the calendar for the 2019-2020 school year, and this calendar came with a few twists. Students, parents, and staff of Wake County Schools are sure to notice the absence of early release days, longer winter break, and spring break being pushed back. I talked to some students, and one of our teachers about their

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Students Astray

Audio: Students Astray Spring break earlier this month proved to be very interesting for a group of our chorus kids. The group’s plans for the week changed slightly after their flights back to the U.S. were unexpectedly cancelled due to strikes in Paris. I spoke with two of the students who were on this trip about their experience. For those

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#whyapexwalks

Last week, Apex High School held a march in remembrance of students who were murdered in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Florida. The march began at 9:45 A.M. and the students showed out. Hundreds of young people, hungry for change, were marching out of the doors. Down the sidewalks we went, headed to the football field. On

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