The Foreword

Taylor Allderdice High School

What is the Future of Schooling at Allderdice After a Year Consumed by COVID-19?

Alex Kiger June 3, 2021

Whether you are a student, a teacher, a parent, a guardian, or an administrator, you cannot deny that the 2020-2021 school year has been completely upside down.  A year full of firsts that included...

Vice President Kamala Harris

What The Allderdice Community Thinks About Our New Vice President

Ella Bindewald June 3, 2021

When checking in on the progress of the current administration, it feels only appropriate to bring attention to one of the most groundbreaking women in American history — Vice President Kamala Harris....

Senior Chloe Werner remarked that although it was the only chicken sandwich she had tried, “the Popeye’s one was fire.”

Is The Frenzy For The Chicken Sandwich Really All That?

Ella Bindewald June 3, 2021

Recently, there has been a trend that many fast food restaurants have indulged in — the chicken sandwich. It started with KFC, Popeye’s, and Chick-fil-A, and it has now grown to include almost every...

Farewell from the Former Editor-in-Chief

Farewell from the Former Editor-in-Chief

Abigail Segel June 2, 2021

In 9th or 10th grade — normal school feels so long ago now — I was walking up a staircase after lunch and a muffin in a bag fell on my head. I have no explanation besides, well, Dirty Dice baby! I...

A Seniors Reflection on High School

A Senior’s Reflection on High School

Anna Cappella June 2, 2021

My mom keeps saying, “Hasn’t it gone so fast? Doesn’t it feel like just yesterday that you were graduating 8th grade?” “No, mom, it doesn’t.” While I understand what she means, I also understand...

From left to right: John Marino, Mike Matheson, Bryan Rust, Sidney Crosby, and Jake Guentzel celebrate a goal

Looking At Potential Adds For The Penguins At The 2021 NHL Trade Deadline

Alex Kiger April 9, 2021

With the Penguins poised to qualify for the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Pittsburgh will be an intriguing team to follow during and on the NHL’s Trade Deadline, which ends at 3PM Eastern on April 12th....

Look at all the fun hes having!

Our Courageous Superintendent Embarks on a Well-Deserved Vacation to Florida

The Palm Beach Tourism Board April 1, 2021

This 2020-2021 school year has been nothing if not unprecedented.  (You know this. You’ve already been told this in at least 80% of the emails you’ve received over the last twelve months.) For...


SAT Day COVID-19 Cases Suggest Successful Reopening “Will Be Easy”

Doctor Fowchee April 1, 2021

It’s been a challenging year for Allderdice, after the reopening date for in-person instruction has been pushed back from August to November, to January, and now to April. Regardless of what may appear...

Gym teachers have helped students develop healthy habits this year

Rigorous Calorie Counting Assignment Cures Eating Disorders April 1, 2021

As we've completed just about a year’s worth of virtual learning, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, many teachers have struggled with creating enriching lessons that will excite students and be suitable...

WIN Wednesday This Week

Dr. CoyBoi April 1, 2021

We will continue with WIN Wednesdays this week. These sessions are optional. However, if you do not join a session, you are more likely to have a LOSE Wednesday. We will continue to offer different high-quality...

The school faces a serious cleaning conundrum.

Is There Such a Thing As Too Much Soap?

Mr. Clean April 1, 2021

Anyone who’s attended Allderdice for any amount of time is familiar with this issue: You manage to make it to the bathroom, you find a stall with a working lock, and you come out to wash your hands feeling...

One Allderdice Student Has Turned On Their Camera Every Day. We Investigate This Anomaly.

One Allderdice Student Has Turned On Their Camera Every Day. We Investigate This Anomaly.

Nancy Drew April 1, 2021

Online school has been going on for far too long and I, like many others, have lost all motivation to attend my virtual classes. Most of the time they become the background noise to my daily routine. Making...

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