The Prowler

Teachers teaching teachers

December 9, 2019

In this episode, economics teacher Mark DeCourcy and English teacher Ashley Collins reflect on their previous experiences when DeCourcy taught Collins in high school. Click the video above to watch the full inte...

Golden Apple – November 2019

Golden Apple – November 2019

December 5, 2019

Robin Huggins has been chosen as November’s Golden Apple award winner. Huggins was nominated by Hope Via, last month’s recipient. “Mrs. Huggins just stood out and one of the students said that she’s all around amazing, a...

Jotting in journals

Jotting in journals

November 21, 2019

Senior Scout Harris, with a talent for calligraphy and creativity, has combined her skills into making personalized bullet journals.  It all began last school year when she couldn’t find an agenda...

Running and strumming

Running and strumming

November 13, 2019

Senior Karsen Kalen may be well known for being the Starr’s Mill football running back, but he also has a passion for guitar. Having been partially inspired by his grandfather who played in a band, Kalen received his first guitar on his seventh birthday. He took...

Pinch of Positivity

Pinch of Positivity

November 11, 2019

In the first episode of “Pinch of Positivity,” News Editor Mary Jane Gagliano discusses why focusing on the positive parts of your day rather than the negative parts of your day are beneficial.  Click the image above for your “Pinch ...

Physics teacher Nicholas Gillies named Teacher of the Year

Physics teacher Nicholas Gillies named Teacher of the Year

November 7, 2019

For the 2019-2020 school year, Nicholas Gillies has been chosen as the Starr’s Mill Teacher of the Year.  Every year faculty nominate teachers and voting continues until the finalist is chosen. B...

From bat to business

From bat to business

November 4, 2019

Panther grad Brian Fletcher spent his youth looking up to his father, MLB player Scott Fletcher. From a young age, Fletcher knew he wanted to follow in his father’s footsteps and play baseball professionall...

Golden Apple – October 2019

Golden Apple – October 2019

October 31, 2019

Hope Via has been chosen as this month’s Golden Apple winner presented by Tim Monihan and Farmers Insurance. Previous Golden Apple winner Wendy Willoughby chose Via as this month’s recipient.  “I find it very impressive that she’s an excellen...

Teaching from tragedy

Teaching from tragedy

October 28, 2019

Tens of thousands of deaths are claimed by drug overdoses, and the statistics seem to increase every year. Deaths like these have to come to a stop, for even one life taken is too many, especially for a m...