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  • All students in Ludlow issued Chromebooks

    All students in Ludlow issued Chromebooks

    Anna Belculfine, Editor-in-Chief

    September 20, 2017

    Superintendent Todd Gazda achieved his long-term goal this year of providing every student from grades two to 12 in Ludlow with a Chromebook that could be used in class and at home. ¨He budgeted the money very well over the years,” said Principal Lisa Nemeth. This allows us to be able to purchase Chro...

    From left to right: sophomore Amanda Poirier, senior Matthew Goncalves, and senior Joe Banas use their newly issued Chromebooks in the Ludlow High School library.

  • LHS raises money for hurricane relief

    LHS raises money for hurricane relief

    Ariel Vital, Staff Writer

    September 15, 2017

    Principal Lisa Nemeth has announced that Ludlow High School will raise money for the hurricane victims in Texas and Florida by raffling off a parking spot in the front row of the school’s front lot. “All money will be sent to Disaster Relief Charities,” she said in a Connect Ed call to the ...

  • Dismissal policies to be strictly enforced

    Dismissal policies to be strictly enforced

    Sophia Furlani, Staff Writer

    September 13, 2017

    Principal Lisa Nemeth has announced that although LHS dismissal policies have not changed this year, they will be more strictly enforced. Dismissals and class absences led to some students not graduating, she said. With strict enforcement and oversight of the policy, the hope is that fewer senior...

  • Speed bumps installed to slow down students

    Speed bumps installed to slow down students

    Kellie Salmond, Staff Writer

    September 13, 2017

    The Ludlow Police Department installed three speed bumps on Sergeant Desforge Way, leading to the back LHS parking lot, and some students have reported that the speed bumps damaged their cars. Senior Lauren Dutton said she scraped the bottom of her car on the speed bumps. “Because my car is low,...

    The second speed bump leading to the back student parking lot shows scrapes where the undercarriage of students' cars hit the surface,

Class of 2021 elects class officers

Lara Cadete, Staff Writer

The Class of 2021 elected class officers for the upcoming year on Sept. 14. Sara Ketchel was elected president; Alora Bertini, vice president; Dyani Reyes, secretary, and Dea...

September 20, 2017No Comments

Class of 2019 plans halloween field trip to Salem

Class of 2019 plans halloween field trip to Salem

Briana Deferreira, Staff Writer

Ludlow High School's Class of 2019 will travel  to Salem, Mass. on Oct. 26 for a field trip. The event will  be an all-day affair, lasting from 6:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.. T...

September 19, 2017No Comments

Senior final exam schedule conflicts with AP test

Senior final exam schedule conflicts with AP test

September 14, 2017

Both the LHS senior final exams and several Advanced Placement exams are scheduled for the same week — May 11, 2018 — causing a conflict for many stu...

LHS welcomes David Babine

LHS welcomes David Babine

September 13, 2017

As the 2017-2018 school year begins, Ludlow High School said goodbye to Jennifer Scibelli who moved on last year, and welcomed David Babine who took over as t...

Portuguese Club to host Portugal Day

Portuguese Club to host Portugal Day

May 30, 2017

For the first time, The Portuguese Club will host a field trip to the Lusitano Stadium on June 14 to celebrate “Portugal Day.” The Day is usually cele...

Introducing the Tri-M National Music Honor Society

Introducing the Tri-M National Music Honor Society

May 18, 2017

  For the first time since 1999, Ludlow High school’s band teacher, Kevin McAvoy, introduced the Tri-M National Music Honor Society to band and...

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LHS’s NHS Requirements

LHS’s NHS Requirements

Lauren Teixeira, Editor of Editorials

Seniors and juniors interested in joining Ludlow High School’s chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) should make sure they meet all of the requirements by Nov. 2, the end...

September 20, 2017No Comments

The State of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

The State of the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Lucas Fernandes

Already producing fifteen movies, five television shows, all of which are fine-tuned blockbusters, the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) is a well-oiled machine that keeps on chugging ...

June 12, 2017No Comments

7 Superb Suggestions for Summer Vacation

7 Superb Suggestions for Summer Vacation

Lauren Teixeira, Editor of Editorials

With less than a month left in the school year, the anticipation for summer fun is growing. Here are some simple and entertaining ways to make the most out of the upcoming summer...

June 1, 2017No Comments

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Buzzfeed is Ruining Journalism

Bryanna Ferreira, Staff Writer

New York City’s “social news and entertainment company,” Buzzfeed, took over as the leading independent digital media company worldwide. The Buzzfeed website, along with mobile apps and social media platforms, contains information and entertainment created by writers from around the world.   Reporters working for Buzzfeed write dumbed-...

March 10, 2017No Comments

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