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Senior Sign Off

3 days. I’m writing this as I have 3 days left of high school and then it’s over, except I’ll have high school 2.0 in the fall but that’s another story. It’s a little nerve racking and it feels like it went by suspiciously fast, but I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t looking forward to it. I’ve been

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AP Art Show

By Briana Taylor and Ada Bartels With the end of the school year rapidly approaching, the students in Apex’s AP Visual Arts classes are marking their calendars for June 3rd: a day to celebrate their strokes of genius at Downtown Apex’s Peak of the Vine. With classes ranging from 2D to 3D visual arts, the show will capture the time,

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Shakespeare in the Courtyard

Dreams became reality on May 12th and 14th, as the Apex Peak Players brought new life to Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, making for three wondrous renditions of the classic tale. In a night of music, theatrics, and laughs, the group brought a certain magic to their performance. The unique stage, which was intricately woven into the courtyard’s landscape, set

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All State Band

The University of North Carolina’s campus was filled with the blaring of trumpets and the thundering of drums on the weekend of the 30th, signifying the presence of the All-State Band concert at Memorial Hall. All State Band selects student musicians from across North Carolina, and blends them into one band, organized by grade level, to create a symphony of

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German State Competition

The German State Competition is hosted once a year and is a week of German themed competitions ranging from culture and language related to art and performance. From March 21-24, 2022, eighteen Apex High School students participated in the 20th consecutive state German competition, otherwise known as German Da. After months of planning by our state organization, the event was

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Dance Concert

Through March 6th and 7th, the Apex High dance team gave a series of show-stopping performances at their annual concert. With a wide range of routines, from high-energy beats, to melancholic melodies, the audience was in for a rollercoaster ride of emotions; all achieved through the use of lights, music, and skillful dance. Although their seamless movements make their performances

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Mental Health Awarness

Adolescence is a very important period for developing social skills and healthy emotional habits for mental well-being. On the contrary, mental health struggles are an epidemic for teenagers right now. Mental Health stressors include social media, the pandemic, peer pressure, especially when it comes to doing drugs and drinking. Nowadays with all the risk factors, one in seven (14%) ten-nineteen

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