Lunchbox Guide

Keira Currier, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018

Do you need a way to add some excitement to your lunch?  If so, this is the article for you. Here, you can find tasty new snacks and meals to pack in your lunch. PB&J Sandwiches Instead of a regular Peanut Butter and Jelly sandwich, you can try pairing peanut butter with Nutella, everybody’...

Student Spotlight Writing Contest

Student Spotlight Writing Contest

Olivia Gnad, Staff Writer

January 15, 2018

Using your skills in the arts, create an original piece based on the prompt below. You could write a short story, sketch a picture, write a poem, take a photograph, compose music, etc.  This edition’s submissions will be due Friday, February 16. Please email all submissions to Mrs. Nogay at [email protected]

Kiva Update

Keira Currier, Staff Writer

December 23, 2017

Mr. Doucette has promised over $25,000 in the school’s Kiva account by the end of the year. The account has already gained $5,000 over the course of one trimester. The “Kiva Crew” has been working hard to take the account above and beyond the goal. Many exciting events have been planned to ass...

Looking Back on the QVMS Musical

Mareena Musser, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017

“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 misse...

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, 2017

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 M...

Halloween Costume Help

Shawna Smith, Staff Writer

October 23, 2017

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...

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

Hannah Steines-Wolfson, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017

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 ...

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

QVMS sixth graders get set to push the lend button and change someone's reality.

Zahra Udaipurwala, Staff Reporter

November 18, 2016

“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.

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

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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