Religion Vs. Equality

Recently, minorities feel as though states in the southern parts of the U.S have made laws that almost condone discrimination as long as the person is practicing religious freedom. Lawmakers believe that laws like that are preserving religious values. Could this be a step back for equality? Or is it wrong for people not to…

Sexism in Gym Class

Physical education has been a staple of the American school system for years. For some, gym class is the only opportunity they have for physical activity. It also has educational and mental benefits. It teaches students how to follow directions and teaches them about their bodies. But is physical education also teaching our youth Victorian values?

The CMS Lady Senators Soccer Team

By: Emilia Matarrese   The Lady Senators soccer team has won eight games out of the eleven they played. How did this significant change happen compared to the previous season? The team lost all its 8th graders so many assumed the team would be weakened, but they were wrong.   Last season, the team lost…

Amy’s Death: The Consequences.

WHAT HAPPENED.. Amy Joyner- Francis, a 16 year -old girl, was beaten to death in the bathroom at Howard High School Of Technology, Wilmington, DE. The fight broke out at around 8:15 a.m Thursday, April 21, 2016. Maybe it was about a boy, some said; others say it wasn’t. It’s not clear what the reason…

Music Legend Prince dead at 57

  On April 21, 2016, the world suffered a sad loss. Music legend and icon Prince died in his Paisley Park estate in Chanhassen, Minnesota at age 57. Where and How? Prince was found unresponsive on the elevator in his home. Officials got to his house at 9:43 a.m. and performed CPR. It was unsuccessful.…

CMS Travel Field Hockey

Our field hockey team is the only middle school in the high school/college bracket. Though you may not know it, Central Middle School has a Travel Field Hockey team. The team is made up the best “A” team players going to Dover High. This group of girls plays against high school and college teams.  …

Teachers bringing guns to school?!

  Would you feel safer if teachers brought guns to school? In some places teachers are allowed to bring guns to school. For example in Texas and Oklahoma staff and teachers are allowed to bring in their own guns, but they must be legal. Here’s an example of a teacher bringing a gun to school…