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Adams Marching Band Keeping Step

Adams Marching Band Keeping Step

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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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...

Adams DECA Prepares for Battle

Adams DECA Prepares for Battle

Grace Ryba, Editor In Chief

December 11, 2017


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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 ...

Adams Receives the Blue Ribbon Award

Adams Receives the Blue Ribbon Award

Emily Ciaramellano, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


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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 ...

The Calcamuggio Addition

The Calcamuggio Addition

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

November 30, 2017


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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. ...

Adams Supports Local Veterans

Adams Supports Local Veterans

Connor Laubach, Staff Writer

November 28, 2017


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By the time Veterans Day came around to Rochester Adams High School, Adams was prepared and did not disappoint. On November 10, Adams hosted a Veterans Day celebration where both students and the administration recognized those from the community who served in the United States military. As Veterans Day ...

Cusumano: Adams’ New Man at the Top

Cusumano: Adams’ New Man at the Top

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


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This year's new school year means a new administration. Last year Rochester Adams High School said farewell to its three administrators, and is now welcoming a new group including Pasquale Cusumano as principal.  Cusumano began his educational career coaching basketball and football right after he ...

We “CAN” Do It

We “CAN” Do It

Bianca Dumitrescu, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


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Thanksgiving is just around the corner and Adam’s annual can drive is in full swing. The can drive this year takes place from November 13-November 17. The week consists of students bringing in cans and raising money for the local charity, the Rochester Neighborhood House. This charity is a non...

Student Spotlight: Zena Nasiri

Student Spotlight: Zena Nasiri

Josie Wenzell, Staff Writer

November 16, 2017


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School business isn't the only type of business in which Adams students succeed. While most students only focus on grades, sports, clubs, and extracurricular activities, freshman Zena Nasiri spends her free time running her own small business, “EenaARTS”. Nasiri and her sister work together to mak...

Tragedy in Las Vegas Hits Home

Tragedy in Las Vegas Hits Home

Mira Patel, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


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On Monday, October 2, 2017 a mass shooting took the lives of 58 people. The shooting took place on the Las Vegas strip at the Route 91 Music Festival across the street from the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. “The amount of people killed during this massacre is shocking,” said Rochester Adams se...

Welcoming Mrs. Crabtree to the Adams Family

Welcoming Mrs. Crabtree to the Adams Family

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


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Anyone who keeps up with Rochester Adams High School knows about the hiring of a new administration. After the addition of assistant principal Todd Calcamuggio at the beginning of the year, one more assistant principal role still needed to be filled. In October, Adams welcomed new assistant principal ...

Adams Serves the World Community During Foreign Language Week

Adams Serves the World Community During Foreign Language Week

Sophia Tecson, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


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One million Puerto Ricans are still without power. This year, Rochester Adams will donate to hurricane relief in Puerto Rico as a part of National Foreign Language Week. Helping those in need supports this year’s theme of “Serving the World Community”. Students are asked to donate batteries, flashlights, mosquito repellent, solar-powered lanterns, and small portable ...

More Than Thirty Years of Culture

More Than Thirty Years of Culture

Katie Rath, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


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A key part to learning a language is to be engaged. To learn a language, many students need to speak, read, and listen constantly to process it. A major part of learning a language, though, is having a teacher who has experience with the culture. The Amity Institute is an opportunity for aspiring teachers from foreign cou...

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