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Greasers performance of Grease lightning (Photo Credit: ImagesByShara on Instagram).

Grease Lightning Strikes Again: Adams’ Electrifying Spring Musical Production

Ella Zazeckis, Writer April 1, 2024

“Grease is the word” at Rochester Adams High School this Spring: The Adams Theater Department never fails to give an electrifying performance. After a hit performance of Mamma Mia! Last Spring, the...

AP Research class peer editing each others academic papers. (Photo Credit: Ella Zazeckis)

AP Capstone Program At Adams

Ella Zazeckis February 26, 2024

AP Capstone is a research-based program that is not offered at every high school. While Rochester Adams is one of the few AP Capstone-certified schools, the course was relatively unknown until the 2024...

The winner of Mr. Highlander for the class of 2023. (Photo Credit: @adamsclassof23 on Instagram)

Class of 2024 Fails to Carry on Mr. Highlander Tradition

Anna Puertas, Writer February 15, 2024

A fan-favorite Adams tradition, the Mr. Highlander pageant, has been canceled for the class of 2024, despite just making its return this past year.  Prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, Mr. Highlander was...

Newlyweds Gypsy-Rose Blanchard and Ryan Anderson.

Sinister or Slaying: The Glamorization of Gypsy Rose Blanchard

Kyra Heinzmann, Writer January 31, 2024

Gypsy Rose Blanchard, daughter of Clauddine “Dee Dee” Blanchard, is one of the most publicized victims of Munchausen syndrome by proxy. With three documentaries, a TV series reenactment, and multiple...

Celebrating the Best Dressed Stars at the Golden Globes

Celebrating the Best Dressed Stars at the Golden Globes

Anna Puertas, Writer January 31, 2024

On Sunday, January 7, Hollywood kicked off award show season with the 81st annual Golden Globes. This show is held every year to honor the best of film and television from 2023. Countless celebrities were...

Jo Koy, the Filipino-American stand up comedian, hosts this years Golden Globes with unexpected reactions (Photo Credits: Variety Magazine)

Jo Koy Hosts First Golden Globes and Stuns Audience

Emma Wittkopp January 31, 2024

On Sunday, January 7th, the annual Golden Globes were hosted, as the most prominent actors of 2023 gathered together to celebrate. Comedian Jo Koy hosted the event, but by the end of the night, unfortunately...

The Adams graduating class of 2023. (Photo Credit: Adams High Instagram)

2023: A Jam-Packed Year at Adams

Noah Stockoski, Writer January 10, 2024

January: Students returned from a fun winter break, ready to get back into the swing of things, as finals were the second week of school following break. Finals week consisted of three half days, each...

Whats On Adams’ Wish List?

What’s On Adams’ Wish List?

Ava Hirvela, Writer December 22, 2023

It’s Christmas time again, and Adams community is anxiously awaiting their beloved winter break. So to celebrate this joyous and giving season, The Kilt staff has prepared a 2023 gift guide. This list...

Carpenter dressed in all black in the church at the start of the Feather Music video. (Photo Credit: People Magazine)

Sabrina Carpenter Music Video Becomes a Scandal in the Catholic Community

Emma Wittkopp, Writer December 21, 2023

On October 30th, Sabrina Carpenter released a music video for her hit pop song, “Feather”. The music video quickly became popular as it popped up on social media platforms, gaining one million views...

Flip phone collage (Photo Credit: Keya Shah)

The Flip Phone Trend and What It Means for Gen Z

Ava Hirvela, Writer December 18, 2023

On November 30, high-end fashion designer, Maison Margiela, released its very own flip phone with Samsung. This new edition is a take on Samsung’s popular foldable Flip5, which features details that...

The famous image that is most commonly used as the Josh Hutcherson meme. (Photo Credit: MetroGirlzStation)

Memes Have Invaded Our Feeds!

Noah Stockoski, Writer December 11, 2023

In the digital age, it is common for people to spend multiple hours per day scrolling through social media, especially teenagers. People view cooking tutorials on TikTok, funny fails on Instagram Reels,...

Taylor Swift announcing 1989 (Taylor’s Version) at her Era’s Tour show in Los Angeles. (Photo Credit: CNN)

Reclaiming Her Name: Taylor Swift Releases 1989 (Taylor’s Version)

Anna Puertas, Writer November 20, 2023

Number one in the charts and number one in our hearts, pop sensation Taylor Swift is one of the most famous female musicians in the world. 10 studio albums, 12 Grammy Awards, 40 American Music Awards,...

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