Sweetness & Light Gala Raises $10,000 for District

Sweetness & Light Gala Raises $10,000 for District

Hailie Sandor, Staff Photographer

February 22, 2013


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The Seneca Valley  Foundation recently held its second annual gala at Heinz Hall, raising at least $10,000, according to superintendent Dr. Tracy Vitale. The Seneca Valley Foundation is a private, tax-exempt nonprofit corporation that seeks donations and patrons to help develop capital projects,...

Marziotto Nominated for the TribLIVE Radio HS Athlete of the Week

Marziotto Nominated for the TribLIVE Radio HS Athlete of the Week

Michala McCullough, Editor-in-Chief

February 12, 2013


Filed under School News, Showcase

Chris Marziotto has been nominated to win the TribLIVE Radio High School Athlete of the week. Marziotto has 13 goals, 8 assists, and is the team leader with 3 power play goals. He is one of four nominees, and people can vote for him at Sportstalk.triblive.com. The winner will be announced Friday...

Order in the Court: Mock Trials Continue at SV

Alex Risch, Staff Writer

January 15, 2013


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The gavel was brought down January 8 at 7:30 am. This gavel represented the 2013 mock trials starting. Argument 1 has been doing this mock trial project for many years now. Juniors and seniors alike dress up to battle it out in the court room. The students are given parts in the courtroom such as la...

Seneca Valley Teens Compete in Local Beauty Pageants

Seneca Valley Teens Compete in Local Beauty Pageants

Melissa John, Staff Writer

December 20, 2012


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Fake eyelashes? Check! Interview questions prepared? Check! Pageant-worthy smile? Check! The Hyatt Regency Pittsburgh International Airport Hotel hosted the  annual Miss Pennsylvania Teen and Miss Pennsylvania pageant over the course of November 30, December 1, and 2 this year. This three-day event...

STUCO and A Breakfast that Benefits

STUCO and A Breakfast that Benefits

Bradley Hart, Staff Writer

December 14, 2012


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At this time of the year student’s thoughts turn from school and homework towards Christmas break and snow.  People are excited about getting together with their families, exchanging gifts with each other, and having a big Christmas dinner.  As people’s minds turn to these happy thoughts, there...

Seneca Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Seneca Seniors Sign Letters of Intent

Hailie Sandor, Staff Photographer

December 14, 2012


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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


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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....

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