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For The First Time In A Long Time

For The First Time In A Long Time

Caroline Guglielmetti, Staff Writer

March 2, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

February 23, 2018, at Seaholm High School, was a thrilling event for the boys swim team. The coaches Tim Hickey and Steve Larson lead the team to victory along with the dive coach Natalie Torano. In the days leading up to the major meet, the swimmers worked very hard on perfecting their events and ...

A Longer Mid-Winter Break Means More R&R

A Longer Mid-Winter Break Means More R&R

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Is two-days enough time to classify a break as a wellness weekend? Although it is a good thing that Rochester Community Schools views the health of kids, teachers, and families as a priority, many feel that two days away from the stress of high school is not enough in the way of "getting well". ...

Snapchat Crashes and Burns

Snapchat Crashes and Burns

Madison Lucido, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

In this day and age, technology is all that matters to most kids. Back in 2003, MySpace ruled the internet and was the website where teens and young adults could post about their hobbies, music taste, and more. However, nowadays, Snapchat is the new outlet for teens. The ability to send pictures to friends, p...

Art Programs in a National Decline

Art Programs in a National Decline

Samantha Moilanen, Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Art offers students around the world and at Adams High School the opportunity to express themselves through a variety of forms such as: photography, painting, drawing, music, dance, theatre, and writing for generations. Many of the most creative minds in America discover artistic abilities through art prog...

An Outside View: Antoine Rambert

An Outside View: Antoine Rambert

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Bonjour from Rochester Adams High School! Adams is a place of diversity, so welcoming French native Antoine Rambert to the staff was easy. Rambert is visiting the United States to improve his English and become more educated in American culture. The Amity Intern Program gave him the opportunity to do tha...

Adams Cheerleaders Take Home District Title

Adams Cheerleaders Take Home District Title

Maddy Fleury, Editor In Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Rochester Adams Varsity Cheer Team took home a first place title at District Championships at Stoney Creek High School. Led by head coach Brooke Miller, these girls competed against some of the toughest schools in the state at the most elite district competition in Michigan. For months, these girls have been practi...

Is It Vital to Vaccinate?

Is It Vital to Vaccinate?

Amanda Mazzuchi, Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Adams Highlanders are worried about getting sick with the flu season; however, many parents are at odds with choosing to vaccinate or not. There are many who choose to vaccinate but many who do not. Highlanders have different opinions on vaccines. Students may see them as redundant, as they may only ...

Oprah Gives Hope

Oprah Gives Hope

Sydney Ostrander, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Oprah for president? After her powerful Golden Globes speech, many were left wondering whether or not the well-renowned talk show host, entrepreneur, actress, and philanthropist would be running for President in the 2020 election. When Oprah Winfrey took the stage to accept her Cecil B. DeMille Award for ...

Controversy and Success at the 2018 Grammy Awards

Controversy and Success at the 2018 Grammy Awards

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Lights, Camera, Grammy’s! Each year, the most popular artists gather and celebrate their achievements all in one dazzling night at the 2018 Grammy Awards. While this year was filled with plenty of records, both good and bad, this night was one record-setter everyone will remember. Last Sunday,...

Adams Theatre Wins Big

Adams Theatre Wins Big

Sophia Williams, Editor

February 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

The Mid-Michigan Theatre Arts Festival, lovingly donned “Lovefest” by attendees, is a yearly festival Rochester Adams High School’s Theatre troupe participates in. Thespians from all three Rochester Community Schools put up a one-act production to perform at the festival in Bay City. This year...

Valentine’s Day: Then and Now

Valentine’s Day: Then and Now

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Decadent dinner dates, overwhelming arrangements of roses, expensive sparkling jewelry, and an irresistible puppy; all ideal and reasonable Valentine’s Day classics right? Maybe in the eyes of high school millenials, but not simple minded elementary schoolers. Elementary pupils have much simpler desire...

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