We’re all in this together

Rachel Giaquinto, Staff Reporter

April 28, 2020

A theater that was once filled with the sounds of singing and dancing shoes hitting the stage has been replaced with silence. The spring season is usually the busiest time of the year for Troupe 5590 due to the production of the spring musical. Plus, the State Thespian Festival usually takes...

Science Olympiad competitors secure success at Regionals

Science Olympiad competitors secure success at Regionals

Emma Behrmann, Editor in Chief

February 12, 2020

Test tubes rattle in the cardboard box as students rush from their outdoor set up to their next event at Science Olympiad Regionals. Hosted by Hillsborough Community College in Brandon, on Feb. 8 two teams of fifteen students from PHU faced forty-two other teams in events ranging from chemistry lab to g...

PMAC Celebrates the New Year

Cultural red Chinese envelope given out during the event.

Cassie Santella, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2020

On Friday January 24th the Principles Multicultural Advisory Committee (PMAC) held their first ever New Year's celebration. The celebration was held in the teaching auditorium during second lunch. Attendees ate a multiple of multicultural foods and participated in fun New Year's related games. The purpose...

Palm Harbor means business

PHU FBLA winners sport their medals at Pinellas Park High School following the awards ceremony.

Emma Behrmann, Editor in Chief

January 14, 2020

A new venue, a separate awards show, and the same members with a new level of success. Future Business Leaders of America members participated in district wide competition on Jan 10 at the University of South Florida St. Petersburg College of Business.  Competitive events include objective tests, ...

And I proudly represent…

And I proudly represent...

Rachel Giaquinto, Staffer

December 16, 2019

Superior, excellent, good, fair, or poor. The anticipation of what a student will receive on their individual event can be a nerve wracking time. Troupe 5590 traveled to Gibbs High School on Dec 7 to represent Palm Harbor University High School for the District 4 competition. Students prepared their own ind...

Habitat for Humanity ReStore: in the garden

Allyson May ('22) helps weed the community garden at the Habitat ReStore.

Emma Behrmann, Editor in Chief

October 28, 2019

Volunteering at a Habitat for Humanity ReStore usually consists of stocking shelves, cleaning up the store, and organizing items. However, this time, six Habitat volunteers ventured into a garden. Over the past nine years, the Habitat ReStore in New Port Richey transformed a parking lot behind the store ...

In it for the drama

In it for the drama

Rachel Giaquinto, Staff Reporter

October 11, 2019

The loud music silences the students as fog fills the stage. A wrestling announcer voice booms over the speakers welcoming the 2019-2020 Drama Board on stage for the first drama club meeting of the year. The meeting had been in the works since August when the board did their first official meeting of...

Teen Leaders inspire service

The YMCA Suncoast Association at Blue Ridge Leaders School.

Cassie Santella, Staff Reporter

September 12, 2019

Teen Leaders at the YMCA is an annual club for teens ages 13-18. The purpose of the club is to encourage a life-long spirit of service, enhance leadership skills, and foster personal growth and development. There are Leaders clubs throughout the country as well as clubs located at the Clearwater, Grea...

Going page by page

With the yearbook coming out every single year, each one being different and unique these are the school's last four.

Kalista Photopulos, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2018

Wanted: Social, outgoing people who are dedicated to working with a team of unique individuals in order to create a physical memory of your high school experience. Reward: A new passion and an unforgettable bond with a group of people you’ve both laughed and (possibly) cried with. To be honest, w...

Choir celebrates the holidays by singing Christmas carols

Grace Mercer, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2018

Christmas is near and people all around are already buying Christmas trees and decorating their houses. Along with embellishing the town, Christmas is celebrated even more with the carols. The choir here at PHU is celebrating the new year and Christmas with new and bright students singing songs such...

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