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How to Study for End-of-Year Exams

How to Study for End-of-Year Exams

Adriana Castro, Staff Writer

May 1, 2019


Filed under How To, Student Life

With end-of-year exams fast approaching, some study methods are always a good idea to learn about and incorporate in order to do well. There are many different things one can do to ensure that you are successful in all of your exams as they are very important especially for many upperclassmen. While...

PSAT: Worth the Five Hour Ride

PSAT: Worth the Five Hour Ride

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Millions of bubbles to fill out and five hours long, oh the PSAT. The Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) may be quite intimidating to a freshman, but it is one of the most helpful tools to pass the SAT. The PSAT/NMSQT can be broken down into three important asp...

Fast and Studious

Fast and Studious

Vanessa Grau, Staff Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

In order to have a successful school year, you must maintain exemplary study habits. Some of the best study habits to have are managing time, establishing a decent study zone, becoming part of a study group, trying different studying methods, and setting realistic goals. Many students have trouble remembering...

Cramming 101: How to Surviving Coursework After the Break

Cramming 101: How to Surviving Coursework After the Break

April 20, 2017


Filed under Opinion

As most students may know, Spring Break is a time for rest and relaxation, and a time to stress for weeks following it. Although it may seem the time for re-acclimating to school after a week off, many find themselves in a jam with EOCs (End-of-Course) and FSAs (Florida State Assessments) right around...

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Self-Teaching: When Teachers are not Enough

Mariam Ahumada, Lifestyle Editor

January 13, 2017


Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life, Top Stories

The 21st century is the age of technology, so take advantage of it! Whether you need a chapter or lesson review, homework help or even just a refresher, the internet should be your go-to tool. No matter what, google knows the answer! Just be careful - while the internet can generate almost any correct...

How to efficiently study

Kelly Hanley, Infographic Producer

April 29, 2016


Filed under Galleries, Infographic

How To: Prepare for Exam Season

How To: Prepare for Exam Season

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 6, 2016


Filed under How To, Student Life

April is upon us! In a month, the dreaded weeks of testing begin. Any Olympian knows preparing for a feat of endurance takes a lot of work and planning and getting ready for testing day is no different. Get ready for testing season with six easy steps: 1. Don't rush it! Though it is hard to get ...

Shake Shack Burger Study Buddy Monday

Shake Shack Burger Study Buddy Monday

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

September 15, 2015


Filed under Briefs, News

School is back in session, which means so is Burger Study Buddy Monday! Students who show their high school or college ID, and buy a burger will get another for free. So make sure to come by with a buddy and grab a burger while you study. Both guests must be present at time of order and there is a limit...

4 Ways to Study Effectively

4 Ways to Study Effectively

Samantha Valero, Staff Writer

March 24, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle, Recent Stories, Student Life

Many students often have trouble studying by themselves, or simply do not know how to do so effectively. With testing season approaching head-on, students' lives are starting to become extremely hectic. Here are a few ways you can improve your studying habits to get ready for those upcoming tests. Flas...

Surprising In-School Study Spots

Surprising In-School Study Spots

Bhargavi Pochi, Staff Writer

November 21, 2014


Filed under Lifestyle, Recent Stories, Student Life

Without solely focusing on studying, it is extremely hard to achieve perfect grades. However, students are often unable to find suitable study spots at school. Sometimes home might consist of too many distractions and after school activities may require students to stay in school hours after the...

Free Practice ACT

Free Practice ACT

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

August 27, 2014


Filed under Briefs, News

A MESSAGE FROM CAP: JUNIORS AND SENIORS: Stanley Kaplan SAT/ACT Prep is hosting a FREE practice ACT on Tuesday, Sept. 30th at 2:30pm in room 3106. Please sign up on the door of the CAP Office in the Main Office by Monday morning, Sept. 29th. All you need to being is a pencil and the test will be ...

Free Practice SAT

Free Practice SAT

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

August 27, 2014


Filed under Briefs, News

A MESSAGE FROM CAP: JUNIORS AND SENIORS: Stanley Kaplan SAT/ACT Prep is hosting a FREE practice SAT on Thursday, Sept. 4th at 2:30pm in room 3106. Please sign up on the door of the CAP Office in the Main Office by Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 2nd. All you need to being is a pencil and the test will be p...

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