Seniors shutout juniors in powderpuff game, 12-0

By Maclaine Willett, Editor-in-Chief For the 2021 Homecoming season, girls from the NHS classes of 2022 and 2023 participated in the annual Powderpuff flag football game on Wednesday, November 3rd. Initially, it was scheduled to be on the Tuesday prior, but the game was rescheduled due to weather conditions. This event is something that has … Continue reading Seniors shutout juniors in powderpuff game, 12-0

$17.5 million sports facilities plan faces mixed reactions

By Sarah Swenson, editor-in-chief At a select board meeting in September, the Nantucket Public School system proposed the ninth step of their “Campus Wide Master Plan”, a twelve-step plan to completely overhaul the campus with a series of improvements that began in its planning stages in 2013. They have asked the town for 16.4 of … Continue reading $17.5 million sports facilities plan faces mixed reactions

Homecoming weekend is an overwhelming success

By Natalie Mack, News Editor Now that the majority of Nantucket has received the COVID-19 vaccination and life is slowly returning to normal, Nantucket High School was able to hold a homecoming last week. (October 25-31). This has been the first “normal” homecoming since 2019, before Covid hit. Last year, homecoming did take place; however, … Continue reading Homecoming weekend is an overwhelming success

The flawed treatment of athletics in society

By Anna Popnikolova, assistant editor-in-chief There’s a difference between a child who participates in Little League and a teenager who spends every single afternoon at sports practice, has no time or energy to participate in anything else, and is forced into unhealthy competition on a daily basis; between a parent signing up a child for … Continue reading The flawed treatment of athletics in society