Student Leaders Hard at Work: The Hidden World of Student Government at Waltham High School

Abigail Curtis, Creative Writer | February 25, 2020

Student Council and class officers elected earlier this year are hard at work making Waltham High School a better place to learn and engage with the community.  Each class, represented by Waltham’s best and brightest, has different goals, initiatives, and dynamics. The Junior class has student-focused initiatives and the upcoming junior prom, while the Sophomore class has worked on a myriad of...

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TIK TOK

Jovia Nakalembe, Creative Writer | February 7, 2020

Tiktok is a social media platform for teenagers to express their feelings and get support from fellow teenagers. This app, mainly filled with teenagers lip-syncing and dancing to popular songs, as well as creating funny skits (much like the former app Vine), has been on the rise throughout the global community. It was first called musical.ly and then changed to Tik Tok, and since then, it has received...

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Chocolates and Roses

Philippa Senoga, Creative Writer | February 14, 2020

  The day of St.Valentine was first celebrated in the year 496 and has since been globally observed by many unless you are in Indonesia, Malaysia or Saudi Arabia, where it isn’t popular. Elsewhere in the world, regardless of age it’s an opportunity for everyone to show love and affection to those they care about and what is a celebration without food? Although one is left wondering...

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TIYADI

Jovia Nakalembe, Creative Writer | February 7, 2020

TIYADI stands for Talented Independent Young And Diverse Individuals. It is a student-led group at Waltham High School. A co-ed step team at the high school, TIYADI provides rhythm and movement opportunities to students who don’t participate in other school activities, like dance or competitions. This team steps at school shows like Dance Theatre, Stage and Body Night, and pep rallies. They also...

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