$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

If I must, I will quote Dead Poets Society

By Sarah Swenson, editor-in-chief If you are a student at Nantucket High School looking to take the most challenging, rigorous coursework you can… you’d better hope you’re a STEM kid. While NHS has 5, sometimes 6 STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) AP classes offered, for humanities, there are only 4 courses available.  The four … Continue reading If I must, I will quote Dead Poets Society

Hate speech at NHS not reported due to “fear”

Administration urges students to come forward. By Sarah Swenson, Editor-in-chief Nantucket High School has recently been the victim of several malicious and hateful graffiti messages, including swastikas and homophobic slurs, located in both male and female school bathrooms. Administration, concerned with this rash of graffiti, stresses the importance of students coming forward to a trusted … Continue reading Hate speech at NHS not reported due to “fear”