Importance of the SAT

Alexis Cesarini, Staff Reporter

December 11, 2018

The Scholastic Assessment Test, better known as the SAT, is understood to be one of the biggest factors in a student’s high school career. Counselors, teachers, parents, and coaches have all told their students at some point that they need to take this test and they need to get a good score. But w...

Computer based testing eliminates classroom time

Emma Behrmann, Copy Editor

May 11, 2018

A cafeteria full of students, but it isn’t lunch time. Testing season requires teachers to leave their classrooms to proctor standardized tests, leaving their students to sit in the cafeteria or teaching auditorium. Standardized testing, yet despised, is here to stay. However, the mode of testing-...

Should testing be limited?

Bella Yacoviello, Staff Reporter

May 11, 2018

In 2016, 3.6 million standardized tests were administered in Florida, (, and in the two years that have followed, only more tests have been added. Standardized testing has become too frequent, to the point where it seems we’re bombarded nearly every week with a different...

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