Students should use the Commons during off periods

October 25, 2019

As students walk into the library during an off-period, they are often met with a packed room. Students are then forced to leave the library due to limited seating. The second option for many would be the Social Studies Lab, however...

Bathrooms are dirty and need a major renovation

October 25, 2019

Every student that goes to Schrieber is familiar with the unpleasant experience that comes with going to the bathroom and not being able to even walk in without coming across a flooded floor, and trash on the ground, in the...

Schreiber ought to reduce its carbon footprint

October 25, 2019

Everyday, hundreds of Schreiber students purchase lunch from the school cafeteria and hundreds of single-use plastic forks, knives, and spoons are thrown out. Garbage cans are littered with countless numbers of plastic water bottles...

Editorial: Anonymous Grading

June 7, 2019

One issue within Schreiber is whether teachers should know whose test or paper they are grading.  Many students feel that some teachers may unknowingly exhibit bias while grading assignments.  This can be even more common if s...

Editorial: Student Council

June 7, 2019

In fiction, student council is seen as “serious business” with unparalleled freedom and special privileges.  Their power is so great that no member of the staff will dare reprimand them for their overpowering actions.  Ra...

Revisiting the “off-campus” debate

May 23, 2019

In Schreiber, it is a well-known rule that freshman and sophomore students are prohibited from leaving campus during the school day, while juniors and seniors have freedom to leave school during any of their off periods....

Editorial: Plumbing issues in the cafeteria and bathrooms

April 17, 2019

When it comes to people discussing aspects of Schreiber they enjoy or appreciate, the bathrooms of the school never seem to make the cut. As hard as the custodial staff try to maintain them, they are always dirty and can be, i...

Editorial: Heavy workload at the end off the quarter

April 17, 2019

As the end of a marking period approaches, students are often overwhelmed with last-minute tests, quizzes, and homework to finalize grades. This last day or week can be extremely stressful, resulting in a lack of sleep and poor li...

Editorial: The problem with giving out the same form of test

April 17, 2019

Most courses at Schreiber have more than one period when the course is offered, and often times more than one teacher teaches the class.  Having multiple sections of each class in a day can becomes a huge issue when teachers giv...

Editorial: Phone calls and guidance visits disrupt the learning experience

March 22, 2019

Calls from assistant principal secretaries, guidance counselors, and nurses are beginning to become less informative and more distracting.  Although a phone call may only take a few seconds, this interruption could be detrimen...

Editorial: Senior robes: another unnecessary expense

March 22, 2019

It is almost that time of the year when Schreiber students begin to prepare themselves for the end of the year.  Whether this be by reviewing for finals, planning for summer vacations, or getting ready to transition into colle...

Editorial: Early dismissal from the gym

March 22, 2019

The vast majority of gym class teachers end their classes around ten to 15 minutes before the end of the period to allow their students to change out of their gym clothes.  With students usually not taking that long to change their clothes...