Me Myself and Internet Access

Me Myself and Internet Access

Aaron Watson-Sharer Editor   When I enrolled at Science Leadership Academy almost four years ago, my friend Jacob assumed I decided on SLA for the free computer. I’ll confes...

SLA CC vs Beeber: A Christmas Tradition?

SLA CC vs Beeber: A Christmas Tradition?

Avi Cantor Staff Writer In the final minutes of the 2016 SLA Beeber vs. SLA Center City, SLA Beeber came back to grab their first lead of the game. No big deal. But when point guar...

Ed Sheeran Returns

Ed Sheeran Returns

Lauren Nicollela Staff Writer If you are a fan of Ed Sheeran, you most-likely have already heard the news. Not a fan of him? No problem. On December 13th, 2015 he put out a note on...

New Project? Maybe You Need A "Benchmark Bae"

New Project? Maybe You Need A “Benchmark Bae”

Meymey Seng Staff Writer Have you ever been assigned a project and then realized that you have been paired with the same person multiple times? Maybe it’s a coincidence or maybe ...

Sports


SLA CC vs Beeber: A Christmas Tradition?
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Avi Cantor Staff Writer In the final minutes of the 2016 SLA Beeber vs. SLA Center City, SLA Beeber came back to grab their first lead of the game. No big deal. But when point guar...

Youthful Girls’ Basketball Team Prepared To Head into 2016-17 Season
Dec 16, 2016 | by | No Comments | Read →

Benjamin Simon Sports Editor Three years ago, coach Erin Giorgio compiled one of the best girls’ basketball teams in the Public League. After opening up the season 7-0, the Scien...

Boys Basketball Preview and Insight to the Captains

Aaron Watson-Sharer Staff Writer It’s December, which means the SLA  boys basketball team has embarked  on another season with the goal of making the playoffs, a feat the team ...

Op/Ed


Me Myself and Internet Access

Aaron Watson-Sharer Editor   When I enrolled at Science Leadership Academy almost four years ago, my friend Jacob assumed I decided on SLA for the free computer. I’ll confes...

Editorial: Safety At SLA
Jan 10, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Ella Petersen Staff Writer When it comes to safety at SLA, we do things a bit differently here. Many Philadelphia public high schools use metal detectors to attempt to ensure that ...

Column: Why I Supported Trump in the Election
Jan 5, 2017 | by | No Comments | Read →

Gavin Lane Guest Writer When the Presidential election was in its opening months, I did not support Donald Trump and I never thought I ever would. He seemed like a crazy, mockable ...


News

  • Students Stage Hallway Response to Inauguration

    Saamir Baker Staff Writer On Friday, January 20th, A small group of SLA students staged a die-in, named the Inauguration Challenge, to represent “The day America Dies.” The stu...

  • Freshmen, Sophomores plan their own "proms"
    Freshmen, Sophomores plan their own “proms”

    Maddi Etxebeste Staff Writer On Friday, December 2nd, the first-ever SLA Freshmen dance took place from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m in the SLA Center City cafe. This dance was for freshmen o...

  • Teachers Arrested at Protest

    Saamir Baker Staff Writer On Tuesday, November 29th, two teachers at Science Leadership Academy were arrested in a protest with the organization Fight For 15, a group that wants to...

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Students Stage Hallway Response to Inauguration

Saamir Baker Staff Writer On Friday, January 20th, A small group of SLA students staged a die-in, named the Inauguration Challenge, to represent “The day America Dies.” The stu...

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Workload Adjustment
Workload Adjustment

Mekhi Granby Staff Writer SLA has a greater amount of work given to students compared to a common public schools. For transfer students the workload is a big change for their high ...

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Me Myself and Internet Access
Me Myself and Internet Access

Aaron Watson-Sharer Editor   When I enrolled at Science Leadership Academy almost four years ago, my friend Jacob assumed I decided on SLA for the free computer. I’ll confes...

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Sports

SLA CC vs Beeber: A Christmas Tradition?
SLA CC vs Beeber: A Christmas Tradition?

Avi Cantor Staff Writer In the final minutes of the 2016 SLA Beeber vs. SLA Center City, SLA Beeber came back to grab their first lead of the game. No big deal. But when point guar...

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A&E

Ed Sheeran Returns
Ed Sheeran Returns

Lauren Nicollela Staff Writer If you are a fan of Ed Sheeran, you most-likely have already heard the news. Not a fan of him? No problem. On December 13th, 2015 he put out a note on...

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