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Stress on Students Before Winter Break

Stress on Students Before Winter Break

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Once Thanksgiving Break is over, there are roughly three weeks until school ends winter break. Students at Adams become very stressed due to the amount of work that needs to get done. Also, teachers assign projects and plan tests in a short amount of time. The stress takes a toll on the well-being of...

10 Ways to Get In the Christmas Spirit

10 Ways to Get In the Christmas Spirit

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The temperature falls and lights go up, coats and boots come out from hiding, but sometimes weather change is not enough to make someone feel fully embraced with Christmas spirit. Transitioning from one holiday to the next can be tricky, but luckily there are countless activities people of all ages c...

The End of the Palace and the Beginning of the Little Caesars Arena

The End of the Palace and the Beginning of the Little Caesars Arena

Nathan Fiedner, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Change may be good, but is it what people want? With the opening of the brand new Little Caesars Arena (LCA) and the closing of the Palace and the Joe Louis Arena, the people of Detroit see the beginning of a new era. For the first time ever, all of Detroit's sports teams are in one area in downtown ...

An Update on Adams Construction

An Update on Adams Construction

Connor Laubach, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

With everything from bleacher demolitions to a new baseball field to a brand new library for students at Rochester Adams, the construction crews that have been working around the clock since the summer are hard at work. For many students, it has become the “new norm” to see all this construction go...

RCS Honors the Great Martin Luther King with Contest

RCS Honors the Great Martin Luther King with Contest

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

“With liberty and justice for all,” is only a part of the pledge kids express every morning. Each day students throughout Adams High School and throughout the country recite “The Pledge of Allegiance”. This pledge illustrates equality in America, and everyday Adams students honor this in the scho...

Throwback Thursday at Rochester Adams High School

Throwback Thursday at Rochester Adams High School

Elise Delikat, Editor

December 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Since Rochester Adams High School first opened its doors in 1970, the tradition of excellence and proficiency has transcended greatly in the following years. Just this year, Adams has received countless awards like the 2017 National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. News & World Report - Best High Schools, ...

The Earth gets Heated

The Earth gets Heated

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

As hip-hop singer Nelly once said, “It’s gettin’ hot in here”. People, whether they live in the north, south, east, or west, can agree that the weather has been abnormally warm as temperatures have risen exponentially across the globe. Throughout the winter months, the ground is expected to be co...

Students Working Hard…Outside of School

Students Working Hard…Outside of School

Maddy Fluery, Editor In Chief

December 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For high school students on the verge of becoming adults and living on their own, securing an after school or weekend job is an excellent way to learn responsibility and get prepared for the future. Although balancing school work and real work can become difficult, getting a job teaches kids the skills n...

New Year’s Horrors

New Year’s Horrors

Katie Rath, Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It is impossible to enjoy the new year dead. New Year’s is a time for celebration and new beginnings. Resolutions are made, champagne is opened, and the new year is welcomed. However, the individuals who make wrong choices may very well have their last new beginning. At most adult New Year’s parties, there ca...

The Menorah is Lit

The Menorah is Lit

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For many people, Christmas is the most exciting holiday of the year. For the Jewish community on the other hand, Hanukkah is celebrated between the days of December 12th through the 20th all over the world. In Hebrew, Hanukkah refers to the idea of dedication and strength. Legend has it that during the second...

What Makes Christmas Unique?

What Makes Christmas Unique?

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Christmas only comes around once a year, and most people choose to make the most of every moment in this wonderful season. It’s a time for family and friends to get together and celebrate. Families celebrate Christmas in their own unique way. For Christmas this year Adams students will share their...

Adams Marching Band Keeping Step

Adams Marching Band Keeping Step

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

On Sunday, December 3, Rochester Hills had its sixty-sixth annual Christmas Hometown Parade. The parade took place on Main Street in Downtown Rochester, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. This year, the theme was “Vintage Christmas”.  The parade was introduced by the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce an...

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