Monthly Archives: August 2007


Junior Year – the year of high school when everyone starts frantically worrying over SAT scores, searching for colleges, and adding up enough volunteer hours to look impressive on a college transcript. But myths surrounding 11th grade have reached my … Continue reading

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Gateways to China

Although it took about three days to finally get my body clock back on track after returning from China, the jet lag was worth it.

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‘Deathly Hallows’ satisfying to the end

Seven is a powerful number. It’s the number of horcruxes Voldemort transferred his soul into, as well as the number of books in the “Harry Potter” series. It’s also probably the number of houses author J.K. Rowling owns after “Harry … Continue reading

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Do other schools serve breakfast in the morning? It is helpful when you don’t have enough time at home. Because, really, who feels like waking up at 5 to eat a full breakfast?

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Your new (and improved) school year

Yet another academic prep, another blog post. What do you guys think of the new school year? Is it better? Do you have the best tan? Has your school gotten a bunch of stupid rules like mine? I want to … Continue reading

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Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior

Which school year’s the hardest?

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One of the only reasons I was excited for school to start this year was for the opportunity to be editor-in-chief of the Rocket Star, our school paper (the other reason…I’m a senior!!! haha). I don’t think that I’ll be … Continue reading

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School Rules

Right now I am sitting in “academic prep.” It’s just one of the latest and greatest ideas from the Central York High School administration. Every year we get more rules, and quite frankly, I am tired of it. Academic prep … Continue reading

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Being a girl…

You know what? Straightening hair takes a long time. Girls take time out of their day to make their hair look good. We take time putting on makeup. And shaving. And pulling ourselves together. So all you guys out there, … Continue reading

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Eighth Grade

So, school starts in a few days. Am I excited?

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