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Elite Scholars

January 14, 2019

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Southerner receives NSPA’s All-American rating

January 4, 2019

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The Southerner received the National Scholastic Press Association's top rating of All-American, garnering 475 of a total 500 points.  The paper received marks of distinction in all areas, which include Coverage and Content, Text, Visuals and Presentation. "Wow! You have an amazing publication that your student body should be proud of. Not only are you adept at...

Prevalence of the problem and solutions

Prevalence of the problem and solutions

December 18, 2018

According to the Associated Press, roughly 17,000 reports of sexual assault were made by K12 students in the U.S. between 2011 and 2015, indicating a wid...

Reporting sexual harassment and assault

Reporting sexual harassment and assault

Dana Richie and Lanier Pickren

December 18, 2018

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According to public records attained through APS, there was one reported incident of sexual misconduct at Grady, in this case sexual battery, within the...

Standardized tests help students, schools

Standardized tests help students, schools

December 12, 2018

Applying to college sucks. It does. As a senior who has actually applied to college, I’ve taken countless Advanced Placement classes, written thousands of ...

Standarized tests not necessary for college applications

Kiki Soto, Comment Managing Editor

December 12, 2018

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In light  of  early  college  admissions  decisions, test-optional schools provide an alternative for students with higher GPAs but low test scores. There are over 700 colleges and universities in the U.S. that are test-optional, test-flexible or otherwise deemphasize test scores in the admissions process. Test-optional colleges and universities ca...

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