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How To: Picking the Best College for You

How To: Picking the Best College for You

May 16, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

As the end of the school year approaches, many seniors are preparing to take that next step into their education; college. Applying to college is not that simple of a process. It takes months and sometimes years just to figure out what college you want to achieve a higher education at. Also in the mix,...

Summer: At Home and On the Go

Summer: At Home and On the Go

Aidan Mortimer, ENN staff member

May 16, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

Summer break is approaching fast, and students and teachers can’t wait to see what it beholds. Most people may take it slow and relax, but others choose to go on vacations and make memories they will never forget. It’s common to see people go to a different state, country, or even continent. Why...

Appreciation for the Office Staff

Appreciation for the Office Staff

Alexa Reyna, ENN Staff

April 30, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

Taking attendance, making calls, and helping the students are some of the responsibilities held by office staff at Lake Ridge High school. The school office staff was created with the idea that the school secretary, office clerk, and support counselors work as a team to cover their individual duties...

Affirmative Action: Acceptance by Race or Merits?

Affirmative Action: Acceptance by Race or Merits?

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

In recent years, racism and discrimination have been a major topic in society. But what happens when a form of what some believe is discrimination only benefits a certain group of people? Affirmative action is a policy in some states in the United States that favors minority groups who are at a perceived...

Much ‘Moore’ to Come

Much ‘Moore’ to Come

Margo Eugenio, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

As the announcer yells out for the next jumper, Jasmine Moore stares down the strip at the pit. She leans back, exhales, and takes off sprinting. Moore bounds to the line and jumps farther into the sand-filled pit than any other competitor; winning yet another state championship title. The 7-time state...

Students of Immigrant Parents

Students of Immigrant Parents

Osaivbie Uhunmwuangho, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

Immigration is the concept of taking residence in a new country after leaving a previous one. This can occur when someone is looking for a fresh start or a new opportunity. At Lake Ridge, many students have parents that made a sacrifice to come to the United States from their homeland. With this in mind,...

Compensation for Education

Compensation for Education

Connor Thompson, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

It's 2:55 PM, and the bell rings throughout the school. Students rush out the front door, ready to begin their after-school activities. Teachers begin to pack up their things and straighten up their classrooms. They put pencils back in their drawers, paper into stacks, and do some last-minute grading....

Student Conductor: To Be Or Not To Be Late

Student Conductor: To Be Or Not To Be Late

Sydney Ferguson, ENN Staff

April 15, 2019


Filed under Lake Ridge News

Everyone has the same 24 hours in a day. For students, exactly seven hours and thirty minutes of the day is spent at school, give or take the few who, through a combination of traffic, failures on their own part, and perhaps a questionable tardy system aren’t arriving to class on time.  This year, Lake Ridge received an influx of new...

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