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Looking Back on the QVMS Musical

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017No Comments

“Toto I don’t think we’re in Kansas anymore,” says seventh grader Ava Maha as she stands on stage. Ava, who played Dorothy Gale in the recent Quaker Valley Middle school production of the Wizard of Oz, sang her heart out during the shows in the first weekend of December. The club is missed by all of the cast and it was sad to see it end. It is ...

Signing Up for Kiva 5K Will Earn You A Donut, But It Will Also Help Someone In Need Restart

Olivia Gnad, Staff Writer

October 24, 2017No Comments

At the mention of Kiva, you may envision 5K races, blue certificates, and sweet treats, but there is so much more to the story of Quaker Valley Middle School’s involvement in Kiva. Out of 2,000 schools in the world participating in Kiva donations, Quaker Valley Middle School is 24th. According to Mr. Doucette, seventh grade history teacher and ...

Halloween Costume Help

Shawna Smith, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017No Comments

Picture this: It’s the week before Halloween, and you’re super excited.The only issue? You don’t have any idea how to get started on your costume. You don’t even know what you’re going to be. This may be a problem... The sad thing is, this is a reality for some people.With both Scream Scene at the Sewickley Public Library and, well, Halloween...

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Hannah Steines-Wolfson, Staff Writer

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Everyday we speak. No matter where we live, we speak. However, we do not often think about those who do not speak, simply because they can not or just will not. Sign language is a speech-free language used by the deaf, the fr...

The holiday season is underway in the village

The holiday season is underway in the village

On December second, the streets of Sewickley Village filled with families and childr...

The great candy rescue

The great candy rescue

Just recently, every jelly bean junkie, caramel connoisseur, and licorice lover had reason t...

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Brahm Gianiodis, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017

This week's game is a must win for either team.  The Steelers are 11-2 and looking for home field advantage in the playoffs.  The Patriots are coming off a crushing loss ...

Brahm Gianiodis, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

The Quaker Valley varsity football team is squaring off against Derry Area Friday night for the first round of the WPIAL Playoffs.  The game takes place at 7:30 p.m. at Qua...

Bob Carey, Sports Writer

December 6, 2016

Quaker Valley MS Hockey earned its first win of the season on Monday night against Moon Middle School. Nick Straka had a stellar performance in net, making 18 saves on 19 ...

Quaker Valley Hockey falls to Armstrong

December 5, 2016

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Koll Severson, Staff Writer

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Plants vs. Zombies Ahhh, I love the smell of spring. Freshly cut lawns, beautiful flowers and plants, and thousands upon thousands of zombies just itching to get my brains. Wait, what? A very poplar game with a hug...

Video Game Reviews: Super Mario Brothers, Sonic the Hedgehog, Minecraft

December 12, 2017

Almost everyone has played a video game before, and most thought the experience was...

Thor: Ragnarok Review

November 30, 2017

Ragnarok means the end of everything.  This is a surprising story line for any m...

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The Dashcam:  QVMS Winter Chorus Concert

Dash Vinson, Photographer

December 13, 2016

Dash Vinson gives us a look at the QVMS Winter Choral Concert, which was held on Monday, December 12, 2016.

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