Midterm Vs. Quarterly?

Sarah Ierino

February 20, 2018


Filed under School News

Then end of the semester brings lots of excitement, being half-way done with the school year. However, it also brings lot of stress as the quarterlies and midterms roll around. The real question is, which one is better: the midterm or the quarterly? The difference is that a midterm is taken after...

Raider Roast Menu Additons

Raider Roast Menu Additons

Jemima Roeckmann, Staff Writer

January 18, 2018


Filed under School News, Showcase

These days, it seems as if the younger generation is spending more and more time in coffee shops. Many wonder if it is to study or just get the day started with a dose of caffeine. Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts are examples of these businesses flourishing every day, simply by selling their icon...

Seneca Valley holds its 7th annual 24 Hour Film Festival

Seneca Valley holds its 7th annual 24 Hour Film Festival

January 18, 2018


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From December 16th through 17th, Seneca Valley held its 7th annual 24 Hour Film festival, hosted by Mr. Dan McKosky and Mrs. Janice Plutnicki of SVTV. The 24 Hour Film Festival is a contest held by SVTV where groups of students and alumni must write, produce, film, and edit an original short film...

Seneca Valley flies students to the moon for homecoming

Seneca Valley flies students to the moon for homecoming

November 8, 2017


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The Seneca Valley Seneca High School's homecoming dance was on October 7th. The theme for this year's dance was "Fly Me to the Moon," inspired by Frank Sinatra's famous song by the same name. To display this theme, Seneca Valley Student Council created the illusion of outer space scenery using fitting...

Seneca Valley launches a genetics lab

Jemima Roeckmann, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


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Mr. Lavelle, a biology teacher in the Seneca Valley Intermediate High School, started the SV Genetics Lab for the 2017-2018 school year. The lab will include advanced research in the study of genetics. One student who is involved with the lab program is junior Katie Clark. Clark acts as the lab ...

The College and Career Center

October 24, 2017


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Seneca Valley has eased the complications teenagers go through daily by creating a College and Career Center that can be and is being used everyday. Ms. Berena and Ms. Pyle are the faculty members working and coordinating the room. It was started in the beginning of the year, and will be located in...

SV succeeds at WPIAL Swimming and Diving Championships

SV succeeds at WPIAL Swimming and Diving Championships

Katie Clark, Staff Writer

March 18, 2017


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The Seneca Valley Swimming and Diving team had very successful WPIAL Championship competitions the past two weekends.  The girls’ team placed 5th and the boys’ team placed 12th. Diving WPIALs were held at the North Allegheny Senior High Natatorium on Saturday, February 25.  Senior diver, Alexand...

2017 High School Musical: “Legally Blonde” Hits the Stage

2017  High School Musical: “Legally Blonde” Hits the Stage

Joe Demeis, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under School News, Showcase

Seneca Valley students from grades 9-12 will be performing the international award-winning musical, Legally Blonde. Legally Blonde The Musical is based on the 2001 movie, Legally Blonde, and the novel by Amanda Brown. The music and lyrics are by Laurence O' Keefe and Neil Benjamin. It's ab...

Seneca Valley Sophomore Hiruni Herat raises money for underprivileged students

Sydney Gibson, Staff Writer

March 5, 2017


Filed under Featured Profile, School News

Seneca Valley High School is known for several things, including great opportunities for students to be educated in a vast majority of career pathways. However, not every student in the United States is so fortunate to have a good public education. That considered, think about other nations; some school system...

SV students dance for a great cause

SV students dance for a great cause

Patrick Inman, Staff Writer

March 5, 2017


Filed under School News

On Friday, February 24, SV students got a sweet taste of summer through the form of a Hawaiian-themed Sadies Hawkins dance. Sadies Hawkins dances have always been a fantastic way to raise money for great causes. In the previous years that SV has hosted a Sadies dance, all proceeds have benefitted charities...

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