The Scratching Post

Seniors vs. Freshmen: One semester down, one semester to go

Katie Hoffman, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

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On Aug. 13, 2018, freshmen entered VHHS for their first day as high schoolers. That same day, the senior class of 2019 entered the same building for their last first day. The end of this semester, marked by winter break, represents the...

Dana Green directs orchestras with passion

Nadia Tourjman, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

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Violin bows flow up and down as Mr. Dana Green motions for a faster tempo. He suddenly crouches down and whispers for the orchestra to be quieter, and slowly increases the motion of his arms, up to a large crescendo, when he s...

Students use various methods to prepare for finals

Nikki Patel, Staff Reporter

December 19, 2018

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Study (verb): The act of texting, eating and watching TV with an open textbook nearby. It’s the night before your first final. You’re stressed, thinking about whether reviewing is even worth it. You binge eat a big tub of i...

Vaping on the rise at VHHS

Vaping on the rise at VHHS

December 13, 2018