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Friday the 13th: How it Began and Tips to Getting out Alive

Hannah Steines-Wolfson, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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Friday the 13th has come, and all folk should be scared. Bad luck roams everywhere from black cats passing by to spilling the salt shaker. All superstitions aside, as you may know, today is Friday the 13th - a day known to bring bad luck to all. We all know that the 13th falling on a Friday is bad ...

Dr. Evancho in focus: from the art room to the art of thinking

Dr. Evancho in focus: from the art room to the art of thinking

Kat Coates, Q.V. Ink Editor

May 10, 2017


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On a weekly basis, students see former art teacher Dr. Evancho going from class to class, but a lot of us are not really sure who he is-- or what he does. Let me let you in on a secret... Dr. Evancho does a lot...a lot. His vision and career are very complex. Dr. Evancho, known by some student...

Quaker Valley high schooler shares her love of the stage with aspiring actors in middle school

Quaker Valley high schooler shares her love of the stage with aspiring actors in middle school

Kat Coates, Senior Writer

April 11, 2017


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The lights dim, and you look as a character of your own creation comes to life, with a plot you came up with. This is what happens at Ruby Sevcik's Theatre Club. Theatre club is Ruby’ Sevcik's Tenth-Grade Personal Project. Each week, performers from the middle school warm up and close with im...

Students studying Mandarin get a taste of Taiwanese culture

Students studying Mandarin get a taste of Taiwanese culture

Hudson Miller, Writer

February 1, 2017


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On the 21st of December, Quaker Valley Middle School’s Chinese class enjoyed a lovely meal with a most interesting visitor. Brought from Taiwan to the United States originally by her love for music, Su, Wan Yī (also known as Abbie) joined our small class not because of music, but rather becaus...

Dreams take shape at Art Club every week

Dreams take shape at Art Club every week

Zahra Udaipurwala, Writer

January 19, 2017


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The paints are out. The pottery wheel is spinning. Garbage is becoming art as students transform themselves into artists. This happens on a weekly basis at Art Club, where creativity flows in the air after school on Mondays at Quaker Valley Middle School. At Art Club, students have access to m...

The jury has reached its verdict on Mock Trial

The jury has reached its verdict on Mock Trial

Dash Vinson, Writer

January 17, 2017


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Court was back in session at Quaker Valley Middle School on Thursday, January 12th as seventh graders made their cases for the most devastating diseases in the world. Mock Trial 2017 was run by Mrs. Tessaro, a seventh-grade Life Science teacher. In mock trial, teams of students try to convince a ju...

Quaker Valley students make a big difference with small donations to Kiva

Quaker Valley students make a big difference with small donations to Kiva

Zahra Udaipurwala, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2016


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“It is important to help something like Kiva because if we can help people in need, we should step up and do it," - Mr. Doucette.

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Hairspray Jr. brings impressive dance, great music, and important issues to the QVMS stage

Hairspray Jr. brings impressive dance, great music, and important issues to the QVMS stage

Grant Huddleston, Staff Reporter

November 17, 2016


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With the Civil Rights Movement serving as the backdrop for the story and integrated dancing being a hot-button issue for the main characters, Hairspray Jr. certainly highlights important topics for its audience .

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