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Adams DECA Prepares for Battle

Adams DECA Prepares for Battle

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

December 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

Rochester Adams DECA has made a name for itself when it comes to dominating the competition. From districts at Lake Orion High School, to states at The Cobo Center, and internationals held in California last year, Adams DECA always ends on top. This year the business club expects no less. Before competitors face ...

Favorite winter activities in Rochester

Favorite winter activities in Rochester

Samantha Moilanen, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

The winter time is lively and eventful as many people start getting into the holiday spirit and venturing out of the house to take part in all of the different activities. With the snow comes sledding on the massive hills in Bloomer Park, drinking hot beverages downtown while enjoying the lights, or g...

Supreme: Fashion’s “Greatest” Disappointment

Supreme: Fashion’s “Greatest” Disappointment

Jalil Mims, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

A Red box logo and white letters are just two of the many poplar trademarks of the clothing brand known as Supreme. This so-called “high-quality” brand has become extremely popular in pop culture, with Adams being no exception. Not only has this fashion company prevailed tremendously with adults over a spa...

Wondering About Wonder?

Wondering About Wonder?

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Everyone can remember that one book that was a reading requirement in elementary school. Whether it was about animals, princesses, or fantasy characters, the plots of these stories were often utterly unrelatable and never seemed to teach much of a lesson. While this used to be the case, the book that i...

School Field Trips: Where Did They Go?

School Field Trips: Where Did They Go?

Samantha Moilanen, Staff Writer

December 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Field trips can be a welcome escape from the classroom and are an exciting way to interact in a different learning environment. However, they have slowly dwindled over the years as the curriculum has become more rigorous and less about the fun aspects of learning. Adams mostly only offers school field trips for upperclass...

Rubbing Out Racial Reads

Rubbing Out Racial Reads

Amanda Mazzuchi, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

While Adams students are allowed to read To Kill a Mockingbird, many in southern states cannot. Southern schools do not want their students reading “racially offensive” novels. Numerous complaints from parents caused countless copies of To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, to be removed from numerous...

Netflix Raises Monthly Subscription Prices

Netflix Raises Monthly Subscription Prices

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

As many people know, Netflix is a streaming service that streams television shows and movies. At the beginning of October Netflix raised its monthly prices by one dollar.  As many people know, Netflix has come out with a line of original Netflix shows like: 13 Reasons Why, Stranger Things and Orange is t...

Living an Athletic Lifestyle

Living an Athletic Lifestyle

Elise Delikat, Editor

December 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Whether it is a student or professional athlete, most people involved in sports need to maintain their health before, after, and during their season. In order to do this, most players have to go through intense conditioning, workouts, and diets. “Physical fitness refers to overall individual physical condit...

DIY Holiday Gifts

DIY Holiday Gifts

Josie Wenzell, Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Adams Receives the Blue Ribbon Award

Adams Receives the Blue Ribbon Award

Emily Ciaramellano, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

As actor Steven Weber once said, "The message educators want to send is that learning is an ongoing process and their intention is to develop lifelong learners.” At Rochester Adams High School, the exemplary education system, inspiring teachers, and hardworking student body have allowed this concept ...

Adams Students Go Global

Adams Students Go Global

Mikki Massura, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With immunizations flowing through their bodies, suitcases full of food and cultural appropriate clothing, and hearts on their sleeves, 52 Rochester Adams students embarked on their biennial trip to a small island just south of Cuba: Haiti. In 2010 a major class, magnitude 7 earthquake left the country of Haiti in sha...

The Calcamuggio Addition

The Calcamuggio Addition

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The 2017-2018 school year marks the beginning of a new era at Rochester Adams High School. After the retirement of previous principal Kevin Cumming, the school has welcomed current principal Pasquale Cusumano to the Adams family. However, Cusumano was not alone when he took on the task of leading Adams. ...

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