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Community Approves Bond

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

November 11, 2015


Filed under News, Uncategorized

On Tuesday, November 3, voters across the Rochester Community Schools’ district voted to approve the passage of a bond, which is thought to hold many essential benefits for students, teachers and the community at large. The $185 million bond proposal will be used to fund improvements regarding vita...

Student Council update: week of 11/9/2015

Annaclare Censoni, Staff Writer

November 10, 2015


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In preparation for the 2015 canned-food drive, Student Council is busy setting up teacher teams, campaigns, and advertisements. This year’s punny theme, “The CANdidacy”, is based on the upcoming presidential election. Students can participate by “voting” for their favorite candidate (teach...

American Red Cross hosts blood drive

American Red Cross hosts blood drive

Lizzy Botkin, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under News, Showcase

The Adams Student Council is hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross on Tuesday, November 10, in the auxiliary gym during school hours. “The fall blood drive is always the most successful. In fact, we have already filled all the slots for this drive. We still are having people sign up to be...

Adams salutes war veterans

Adams salutes war veterans

Lizzy Botkin, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


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Adams did itself proud. Last week,  the social studies department once again hosted American war veterans and active-duty military personnel at what has now become an annual Veteran's Luncheon to salute their service to the country. “I thought it was a wonderful event.  Students don’t get a lot of exposure to ...

Adams Theatre presents ‘The Legend of Sleepy Hollow’

Adams Theatre presents ‘The Legend of Sleepy Hollow’

Charlotte Pierce and Caroline Gage, Editor-in-Chief and Staff Writer

October 29, 2015


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This year’s fall play The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, set for the end of this month, is perfectly timed to coincide with Halloween. Tickets are available in the main office, the cafeteria, or www.showtix4u.com. Students and senior citizens pay eight dollars and adults pay 10 dollars. Show dates are Octob...

Foreign Language Week does business with Adams

Foreign Language Week does business with Adams

Lizzy Botkin, Staff Writer

October 26, 2015


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¡Hola! Guten tag! Bonjour!  Phrases like theses will be heard much more this week by the students of Adams. The foreign language program at Adams is participating in the annual Foreign Language Week. The theme this year is “Doing Business with the World”, and events will be all week.     ...

College Night quick facts

October 19, 2015


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A myriad of colleges visited Adams this October...   ...

The facts about the SAT

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

October 19, 2015


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Check out the facts about the statewide switch of standardized tests...   ...

The facts about the bond

October 19, 2015


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Check out the fact about the bond...        ...

District hopes for bond approval

District hopes for bond approval

Shelby Smith, News Editor and Copy Editor

October 16, 2015


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On Tuesday, November 3, voters in the Rochester Community Schools District (RCS) will vote on the passage of a new bond.   While the district considers passage of this proposal to be important for a variety of reasons, they want to make it clear to voters that passage of the bond does not result in...

Michigan switches to the SAT

Michigan switches to the SAT

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

October 13, 2015


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          Junior year is traditionally considered to be the toughest year of high school. For most juniors, it is the year of stress, the year to raise one’s grade point average, and the year when all students embark upon the adventure of preparing for the ACT. While two of these points stil...

Construction obstructs morning commute

Construction obstructs morning commute

Jordan Revenaugh, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015


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You can’t get from here to there. We’ve all seen the countless orange signs along the roadside: “detour,” “construction,”  “road closed.” The bright obstructions are popping up everywhere, seemingly with no end in sight. Due to the harsh conditions of this past winter and the winter o...

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