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Highlanders Stand With Parkland

Highlanders Stand With Parkland

Grace Ryba, Editor-in-Chief

March 14, 2018


Filed under News, Student Life

Click above to view a picture slideshow of the walkout that took place at Rochester Adams High School on Wednesday March 14. Click below to view a compilation of footage from the walkout. Click here to read a related article about the walkout. ...

Nick Matthews: Student Spotlight

Nick Matthews: Student Spotlight

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

March 12, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Adams Highlanders are known to take what they learn in their everyday classroom environments to the next level, and senior Nick Matthews is no stranger to this phenomenon. It all began Matthews’ freshman year, when he was introduced to Adams DECA. It was through the business club and business classes s...

Adams Gets Cultured

Adams Gets Cultured

Isabella Martin, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

For several at Rochester Adams, Michigan has been their home since they were little. However, the following students have come from across the globe to experience American culture and the fresh new perspective of living in Michigan. Lucy van Eerde, who moved to Michigan from The Hague, Netherlands, Al...

Fashion At Adams

Fashion At Adams

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

One of the major ways people express themselves is through the clothes they wear.   Some spend thirty minutes picking out an outfit, while others spend 30 seconds. The room for individuality in clothing is endless. Students at Adams represent this individuality and differentiation with wardrobe c...

Spanish Club Participates in Pulsera Project

Spanish Club Participates in Pulsera Project

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

This is the second year that the Spanish Club has participated in The Pulsera Project. The Pulsera Project is a fundraiser selling bracelets, or “pulseras”, which are handmade by Nicaraguan and Guatemalan artisans. The Spanish Club has sold them at all three lunches from February 5 to 16. Each bra...

Student Spotlight: Dog Edition

Student Spotlight: Dog Edition

Abby Stone, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

A man’s best friend. A phrase everyone knows which is about none other than the furriest friendliest creatures on the planet: dogs. Dogs play a significant role in countless people’s lives, especially student’s here at Adams High School. From small to large, purebreds to mixes, young to old, an...

Grab a Book

Grab a Book

Lexi Borraccio, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Students at Adams create new clubs every year. With the right amount of people joining and the ambition to start something new, it can easily be done. This year Charlotte Arkwright started Adams’ first book club, and it goes along with the Battle of the Books. Arkwright has a love for reading and...

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...

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...

AP Exams on the Rise

AP Exams on the Rise

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

February 14, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

Attention all Highlanders, second semester is officially in place, and this means that many important tests are coming up, specifically Advanced Placement testing, also known as AP exams. An AP exam is a test students take at the end of an AP class to show what was learned; a good score would allow one to...

A New Endeavor

A New Endeavor

Mikki Massura, Staff Writer

February 8, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Being able to travel, teach yourself, and gain real world experience all while in high school seems like an unattainable dream to most high school students, but not the students of Adams High School. Starting the school year of 2018-2019, Adams students will find a new class option on their schedulin...

Dedicating December for Families in Need

Dedicating December for Families in Need

Jalil Mims, Staff Writer

February 1, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

In the snowy, glorious, and joyous month of December, there are always charities out and about, ready to collect donations of money, food, and clothing to provide for those in need. This wonderful service shown every year by charity organizations such as the Salvation Army and The American Red Cross, inspir...

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