Fridays For Future walkout raises climate awareness

By Hannah Dalton, contributing writer On Friday, October 1, 2021, the Nantucket Youth Climate Committee (NYCC) made history. The group organized and led what they hope will be the first of annual walkouts to raise awareness for climate change. As students walked out of their first block classes, they prepared to advocate for and learn … Continue reading Fridays For Future walkout raises climate awareness

Mask mandates stay in place as new school year starts

By Hannah Dalton, contributing writer As we conclude the first month of the 2021-22 school year, the effects of the pandemic are still very visible. While we undoubtedly have more freedom than we did last year and restrictions are beginning to lighten up, what we see in the hallways and classrooms of Nantucket High School … Continue reading Mask mandates stay in place as new school year starts

COVID restrictions begin to lift as school year closes

By Hannah Dalton For over a year now, we have been living with a constant fear of the COVID-19 pandemic, making sacrifices everyday to keep ourselves and others safe. With the COVID restrictions recently changing, our country and island are seeming to be the most normal they have been since last March. The masks are … Continue reading COVID restrictions begin to lift as school year closes