NEWS

OPENGATE

OCPS implemented Opengate, the new metal detection security system, to bring a sense of safety and security onto school premises. Opengate was introduced to the campus on January 18. The system works to provide extra reassurance and protection within school...

Justice for Alejandro Martinez

Five years after the death of Boone student Alejandro “Alex” Vargas Martinez, Deandre Florence, 23, was arrested for the murder of the 15-year-old, who was shot on his way to school December 18, 2018.  “Losing a loved one is very painful, extremely painful,”...

Cutting Class

Skipping class has almost formed its own culture in schools, negatively impacting students' school environment. Not only does skipping limit their education, but it also creates safety issues.   Luckily, there are many opportunities to eliminate skipping and...

A Final Term of Endearment

Photo/Mayor Buddy Dyer/City of Orlando Website Mayor Buddy Dyer was first elected in 2003, now he will serve his final term into 2027. Buddy Dyer’s voice welcomes eager air travelers to Orlando, and has acted as a guide, leading the city since 2003. Dyer remains the...

Grades for Games

The sound of a keyboard or toggles hitting a controller are not normally athletic sounds, but as we near the end of 2023, those sounds reflect a quickly rising sport. In a seemingly unchanging culture it’s always news when a change is made, let alone a new sport is...

OPENGATE

OCPS implemented Opengate, the new metal detection security system, to bring a sense of safety and...

Justice for Alejandro Martinez

Five years after the death of Boone student Alejandro “Alex” Vargas Martinez, Deandre Florence,...

Cutting Class

Skipping class has almost formed its own culture in schools, negatively impacting students' school...

A Final Term of Endearment

Photo/Mayor Buddy Dyer/City of Orlando Website Mayor Buddy Dyer was first elected in 2003, now he...

Grades for Games

The sound of a keyboard or toggles hitting a controller are not normally athletic sounds, but as...