DaVinci's Notebook

May the Fourth Be With You!

Junaid Naveed, Assistant Newspaper Editor, who knows nothing about Star Wars ... or Cinco de Mayo

May 23, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Events, Out of the Can, Teen Life, Weekly Top Five

"May the 4th" is an unofficial, official holiday celebrating the Star Wars franchise, created by George Lucas. The date is chosen as such because it resembles a famous quote: May the force be with you. According to Lucasfilm, the first ...

Pitch Perfect 2!

May 15, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Teen Life

For all of you fans of Pitch Perfect, the sequel comes out today! Many will be excited for this new movie coming out in theaters. This comedy-musical movie was one of the most popular in 2012. Will this movie be different...

Ella Spurlock

Ella Spurlock

Junaid Naveed, Assistant Newspaper Editor

May 13, 2015

Filed under Arts, Entertainment

The Top Five Things I Can Do Now Since AP Tests are Over

Elizabeth Wharton, Editor in Chief

May 13, 2015

Filed under Editorial, Entertainment, Opinion, Out of the Can, Teen Life

1.  Go see The Avengers: Age of Ultron Instead of burying my face in numbers and graphs, now I can give my eyes a vacation by watching the long waited Marvel Film. I'm free to admire the eye-candies that are Chris Evans, Chr...

I really, really, really, LOVE this song!

Ivy Stuart, Writer

May 13, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Carly Rae Jepsen's new single debuted and here's what I have to say!

Alexia McCarty’s National Script

Ivy Rose Stuart, Writer

May 5, 2015

Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Events, Literature, Out of the Can, Showcase, Student Feature

Alexia McCarty, an 8th Grader, wrote a national winning script overnight! Her uncanning ability to take feedback brought this national honor to her family, and our beloved school.

The theatrical man, Jacob Ward

Makayla Hansen, Assistant Newspaper Editor

April 13, 2015

Filed under Entertainment, Senior Edge, Showcase, Student Feature

Jacob Ward. The theatrical man. The man with a smile plastered on his face. Jacob Ward was rewarded with a Sterling Scholar for Theater. Jacob has been in the theater program since 8th grade. He has been working really hard. Worki...

Drink More Water!

Drink More Water!

December 3, 2014

The Love Life of the Mosquito

December 2, 2014

Filed under Entertainment

When asked about the mating rituals of mosquitoes, one would probably reply with, "I have no idea," or "I really don't care," and most prominently, "I wish they didn't mate at all and they all died off." As unfortunate as it may be, t...

Mockingjay: Part 1

Mockingjay: Part 1

November 21, 2014

Honor Roll Field Trip

November 17, 2014

Filed under Entertainment, Events, Weekly Top Five

On Friday, students who made the first quarter honor roll (requiring a GPA of 3.5 or higher for 7th-12th graders), were invited to see the new movie Big Hero 6. They were accompanied by Mr. Post, Mrs. Anderson, Mrs. Brown and Ms. ...