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Faculty and Staff on South Bathroom Policies: Issues of Access and Safety

Faculty and Staff on South Bathroom Policies: Issues of Access and Safety

Anya Geist, Editor-in-Chief June 3, 2024

Earlier in the school year, the administration closed half of the bathrooms in the school—leaving one per floor open, including in the basement and outside the cafeteria. This was done in response to...

Letter to the Editor: The Effects of School Violence

Letter to the Editor: The Effects of School Violence

An Nguyen, Contributor May 28, 2024

Going to school every day to meet friends and learn new things are things that students should do. But among them, there are always students who are different from the rest. They go to school not only...

Letter to the Editor: School Routines

Letter to the Editor: School Routines

Giuliano Silva Chang, Contributor May 28, 2024

The debate around school start times has been a topic of discussion for some time, taking into account the impact on students who are forced to wake up very early. This issue becomes stronger when we consider...

College Essay: Coming Up Short

College Essay: Coming Up Short

Natalie Boucher, Contributor May 28, 2024

For years, my little sister has been taller than me.   At age 17, I stand at 5’3”, while she, at 15, is 5’11”. Nearly everyone comments on this eight-inch discrepancy—if they realize...

Black Maternal Mortality

Black Maternal Mortality

Vanessa Mensah, Contributor May 23, 2024

  The Chronicle continues to showcase the outstanding academic work produced by South students! This year, students of Ms. Ledoux’s Dual Enrollment ENG 102 class were assigned the task of a large...

Senior Profile: Kiet Anh Bui

Senior Profile: Kiet Anh Bui

Chronicle Staff May 21, 2024

Can you share some details on your plans for after graduation? For example, the name of college you will be attending or where you will be working. What are you most looking forward to with these plans? My...

Queerness and Harmful Humor at South High School

Queerness and Harmful Humor at South High School

Henry Nguyen, Contributor May 21, 2024

  This year, students of Ms. Ledoux's Dual Enrollment ENG 102 class were assigned the task of a large scale research assignment on a topic of their choice. Senior Henry Nguyen chose an important...

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Senior Profile: Jason Murillo, 2024 Co-Editor in Chief

Ms. Ledoux, Advisor May 21, 2024

From the beginning of his involvement with South’s student newspaper, Jason Murillo had big ideas, and a big vision. The Chronicle was never just a newspaper - it was a place that Jason took seriously...

Senior Profile: Anya Geist, 2024 Co-Editor in Chief

Senior Profile: Anya Geist, 2024 Co-Editor in Chief

Ms. Ledoux, Advisor May 21, 2024

It is exciting when teachers can observe a student, during their high school years, already  involved in their future pursuits. Many students pursue opportunities that will give them exposure to their...

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