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Trying to survive the boredom

Some students have been baking/cooking over the quarantine. On May 1, 2020, freshman Chloe Heintz made cookies to keep her from being bored. “Over the quarantine I have been spending a lot of time baking,” said Heintz.

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

May 7, 2020

Having too much free time is never a good thing. It causes people to become extremely bored and feel like they have nothing to do.  Considering the COVID-19 outbreak has made it nearly impossible to go almost everywhere, students are still finding ways to work around the quarantine life.  Freshm...

Then to now – growing up with figure skating

Then to now - growing up with figure skating

Greta Snukis, Editor-In-Chief

April 25, 2020

At only age 10, Junior Greta Snukis found her passion for an incredibly time consuming and challenging sport. As of 2020, she has been figure skating for about seven years and plans to continue it for years to come. Check out Greta's video on her Instagram page....

Staying Productive During the Outbreak

Freshman Madison Wright is running through her neighborhood to stay fit and active.

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused all non-essential businesses to shut down because of health concerns for everyone. This means that gyms, workout facilities, parks and sports complexes are not open either. Some may be asking, how are you supposed to stay fit and active then? There are several ways to...

How is the Tidelines Staff Coping?

Tidelines Staffer, freshman Alex Maley spent some time with his dog, Toby, by taking pictures of him with a pair of cool glasses.

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2020

  Important Note: If any PAHS students or teachers have photos of them doing interesting things during the quarantine and/or how they are spending their time, please email [email protected] or [email protected] with descriptions (who, what, when, where) as they are d...

Girls’ Swim and Dive Made a Splash at Leagues

Juniors Greta Snukis and Emma Smith stand on the podium after the Schuylkill League Diving Championships. Snukis placed first in diving while Smith placed third. Snukis said, ”My hard work and countless hours of nonstop diving paid off. I was super happy to have clean dives throughout the meet.”

Carly Mohl, Staffer

February 13, 2020

This past Saturday, Schuylkill League swimmers spent their day at the pool for what felt like an eternity. The perseverance through the boredom proved to pay off, as swimmers like sophomore Taleah Ruben took home gold. Ruben ruled the podium in both the 50 breaststroke and 100 IM.  Ruben wasn't t...

A Whole Lot of Snowflakes- Winter Carnival 2020

Snowflake contestants pose while getting their photo taken at the fashion show. All of the girls were required to wear an outfit that best described them. “My favorite event so far was princess Saturday because that’s when I really started to get to know all the girls and started making friendships,” Campion said.

Madison Wright, Staffer

January 29, 2020

Every year, a panel of judges elect a Schuylkill County Snowdrop Princess, Snowflake Princess, and Queen of Snows. The judges consider poise, personality, voice projection and clarity as well as appearance.     This year there are eighteen contestants competing for the prize of Snowflake Princ...

Honoring Our Heroes

Fourth grader, Hadley Hermany, holds a photo that her great-grandfather took during World War II. He was stationed in Germany during World War II. Hermany said,

Greta Snukis, Editor-in-Chief

November 11, 2019

John S. Clarke elementary school faculty and students constructed a Hero Wall to recognize those that have served in the U.S. Armed Forces as part of their Veteran’s Day observance. Participating students were given a paper guide and were told to research information about a friend or family member...

Bird Box, Cinematic Masterpiece or Alligator Poop?

Sophomore Greta Snukis is attempting to do tricks on her trampoline while blindfolded. The film “Bird Box” was released on December 21, 2018, and made some people attempt to do things blindfolded in something called the “Bird Box Challenge.” Greta said, “I wanted to do the Bird Box gymnastics challenge because it looked silly and I love my trampoline.”

Michael Johnson-Ponce, Editor

February 22, 2019

Bird Box finished off 2018 with a hit. The film from Netflix starring Sandra Bullock drove the internet into a frenzy, leading some to believe it was the best movie of the year and others to believe that it was overrated garbage. Now that some time has passed since the movie’s debut, we can take a moment...

A Pretty Icy Topic

Figure Skating has always been something I enjoyed, but I wouldn’t be as successful without the help of my mom. Her motto is “Surround yourself with those who lift you higher.”

Greta Snukis, Staffer

January 11, 2019

  Ever since I was young, I’ve always had a love for figure skating. The thought of flying on the ice after landing an amazing jump or doing a very difficult spin intrigued me. I admired the competitive aspect of skating and how the competitors put up a fight until the end of their program. It ...

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