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OUR VIEW: VITAL SUPERINTENDENT QUALITIES

OUR VIEW: VITAL SUPERINTENDENT QUALITIES

Cedar Post Editorial Staff

April 25, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE, SUPERINTENDENT SEARCH

As the search for a new superintendent for the Lake Pend Oreille School District commences, it is vital for the new candidate to have certain qualities in order to preserve the functionality of our school district. One of the most distinctive and memorable things about Mr. Woodward was his persona...

AS CLEAR AS A BELL

AS CLEAR AS A BELL

Josh Wells, Corinne Capodagli, and Connor Bird

April 12, 2019


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, NEWS, OPINION, PODCASTS

A new bell system installed over the spring vacation has students and staff talking. Some members of the Cedar Post staff discussed the pros and cons of the bell system. Give a listen to what they said.  ...

WHY 90 MINUTES IS RIGHT

WHY 90 MINUTES IS RIGHT

Joe Parsley, Web Editor

April 10, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Block scheduling, the system of alternating A and B days that Sandpoint students have followed for six years, holds a variety of benefits for both students and educators. For starters, students can earn more credits throughout high school via the block schedule because there are a total of eight ...

THE SEASON OF REJECTION

THE SEASON OF REJECTION

Evelyn Webster, Opinion Editor

April 7, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Seniors: It is college application and college decision time, and although it is seemingly dreadful and a lot of work, the exhilarating thought of a senior’s post high school adventure is seemingly the main factor driving them to finish off the school year. Attending college is an obvious main choi...

SUSTAINABLE IS ATTAINABLE

SUSTAINABLE IS ATTAINABLE

Jezza Hutto, Managing Editor

April 4, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Over 78% of school district waste could be diverted from the landfill through composting and recycling, yet most schools, including Sandpoint High, do not offer recycling practices for materials other than paper. There are easy ways for schools to adopt environmentally friendly strategies, but it sta...

MOST ANTICIPATED MOVIES OF 2019

MOST ANTICIPATED MOVIES OF 2019

Shea Kilpatrick and Tara Rawlings

February 5, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Dumbo In this live action revisioning of a childhood classic, the story of Dumbo is seen in a new light. Within a struggling circus, Dumbo is seen as the laughing stock with his too big ears and is placed under the care of a former circus star and his children.  The circus makes an amazing comeback ...

J. COLE “MIDDLE CHILD” REVIEW

J. COLE “MIDDLE CHILD” REVIEW

Connor Bird, Sports Editor

February 1, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Cole has finally dropped his highly anticipated single, and first single of 2019. It is named “Middle Child” and discusses topics such as Cole’s awkward position in the rap game, disses other artists, and talks about the change in the culture of rap. This is a breakdown of a few powerful lyrics during...

B4P FIRST TIMER ADVICE

B4P FIRST TIMER ADVICE

Cedar Post Staff

January 17, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Get seats early and save as much space as you need. Seats fill up quickly and if you don’t stake your claim early you won’t be able to sit with your friends. STAY FOR WRESTLING! Even if you think wrestling isn’t your thing, it’s surprisingly really entertaining and fun to watch and cheer for....

SANDPOINT: LIBERAL HAVEN

SANDPOINT: LIBERAL HAVEN

Josh Wells, Multimedia Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

  Idaho is well known for being a more right leaning state, since 2000, Idaho has only elected republican president senators and representatives. And for most areas of Idaho, this philosophy holds constant. However, much of Sandpoint remains an enigma to this general rule. Where in the rest of t...

NON-WINTER LOVERS

NON-WINTER LOVERS

Rebekah Nelson, Web Staff

January 8, 2019


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

The reason a lot of people love living here in beautiful Sandpoint, Idaho, is because of the amazing winter season and the easy access  to a ski mountain, but there are still those few of us who have absolutely no desire to go play in the cold snow. Winter in Sandpoint is spent by most on Schweitzer ...

BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT OF 2018

BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT OF 2018

Cedar Post Staff

December 31, 2018


Filed under ARTS AND CULTURE, LIFESTYLE, OPINION, SHOWCASE

Math Grade The biggest disappointment of 2018 can be summed up in three words: “My Calculus grade.” -Corinne Capodagli   Ariana Grande’s New Music Ariana Grande’s new music was insanely hyped up, and did not impress. -Shea Kilpatrick   The Rapper 69’s Imprisonment ...

BEST OF 2018: TRENDS

BEST OF 2018: TRENDS

Cedar Post Staff

December 31, 2018


Filed under ARTS AND CULTURE, LIFESTYLE, OPINION, SHOWCASE

Turtle Necks Turtle Necks came back in style this Holiday season, offering warmth and proving to be the pinnacle of high fashion. -Corinne Capodagli   Rap Music The best trend of 2018 would probably be rap music because these days all I hear is rap, even on the radio, and it’...

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