Seneca Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Seneca Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Hailie Sandor, Staff Photographer

December 14, 2012


Filed under School News

It's that time of year where the Early Signing period for National Letters of Intent has already come and gone. Seneca Valley was fortunate enough to have three seniors sign their letters and other seniors receiving very generous offers for their respective sports. The National Letter of Intent is...

Recent Bomb Threat In IHS Causes Administration to Cancel Activities

Alex Risch, Staff Writer

October 19, 2012


Filed under School News

On Thursday, October 18, there was a bomb threat in the Intermediate High School. The threat was left in a classroom and threatened that the boom would go off during the late afternoon after the school day. The district took many safety precautions in dealing with this threat. All extracurricular...

New Faces at Seneca Valley- Dr. Sean McCarty

New Faces at Seneca Valley- Dr. Sean McCarty

Hailie Sandor, Staff Writer and Photographer

September 27, 2012


Filed under Featured Profile, School News

Dr. Sean McCarty isn’t new to the Seneca Valley School District but, he is new to the position of Assistant Superintendent. Dr. McCarty was approved by the school board to take over the position of Assistant Superintendent grades K-6, previously held by Dr. Jeff Fuller, the new Superintendent of...

Such a Sweet Homecoming

Such a Sweet Homecoming

Hailie Sandor, Photographer

September 26, 2012


Filed under School News, Showcase

As homecoming weekend wraps up, students at Seneca Valley are still a buzz from all of the festivities from the parade to the game and ending with the dance. With a theme like Candyland, it’s hard to not have had a "sweet time" this past week. Homecoming court was revealed the Friday proceeding...

The Ultimate Dream: Ultimate Frisbee Coming to SV?

Liam Millroy

September 26, 2012


Filed under School News, Sports

Ultimate Frisbee is an up and coming recreational sport that has hit Seneca Valley students in the past year.  Most high schools in Western Pennsylvania have Ultimate Frisbee as a school club/sport.  Seneca Valley is one of the few in this area that doesn’t.  Hopefully in the next year that can change....

New Faces Roaming the Raider Football Sidelines

John Madeira, Staff Writer

September 18, 2012


Filed under School News, Sports

The 2012 football season brings some new faces on the sidelines for the Seneca Valley Raiders varsity football team:  Coach Jason Gildon, Coach Tyrell Sales, and Coach Kyle Snyder. Coach Gildon is the most recognizable name being added to the staff. Coach Gildon was the 88th overall pick of th...

Congratulations to the 2012 Homecoming Court

Congratulations to the 2012 Homecoming Court

September 14, 2012


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Congratulations to the following seniors who were nominated to homecoming court: Misha Demchuk Francesca Eotna Olivia Foss Madison Fox MaryKate Niederriter Katy Raykovics Natalie Roche Hailie Sandor Kris Baier Easton Bazzoli Ryan Cwik Derek Finney Sam Fragale Wendell Frank Ben Hodges Ian...

Seneca Valley Changes Grading Scale for the 2012-12 School Year

Nicole Jelinek, Entertainment Editor

September 12, 2012


Filed under School News

The Seneca Valley School District has officially enacted their plan to change the grading scale for the district, and it is in place for the start of the 2012-2013 school year. The district adopted the scale where 90 percent and above equates to an A, 80 to 89 percent for a B, 70 to 79 percent a C,...

Library Anticipates Arrival Of New Furniture

Shannon Turgeon, News Editor

September 10, 2012


Filed under School News

It’s no secret that one of the most popular spots in the Senior High School is the library. With computers, books, and tables that students can sit at with their friends, the library offers something for everyone. Sometime in the near future, the library will be adding another great feature: new chairs....

Student Section 2.0

Student Section 2.0

John Madeira, Staff Writer

September 7, 2012


Filed under School News, Showcase

With the 2012-2013 school year comes a variety of new beginnings and clean slates, most notably for the student section. With the new school year come a few new rules for the students to abide by, including a ban on the “smuts” chant (primarily used at varsity basketball games), no standing again...

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