Saving Lives

Saving Lives

On Friday October 11, 2019 Caledonia Students for Life hosted the first blood drive of the year in which students could participate in donating blood to help contribute to saving lives. The high school typically holds two to three blood drives per year and often has numerous volunteers. Senior Lauren Leblanc worked at the blood…

FFA Hosts “Drive Your Tractor School” Day

Every year, Caledonia’s Future Farmers of America’s program hosts an FFA week which helps to raise money for their program at Caledonia High School.  In order to show representation of their program, FFA offers a “drive your tractor to school” day. Early in the morning, students and tractor drivers met with Officer Frederick at the…

“The leadership position comes with major responsibilities, which can start to weigh on you.”

“My first year of being Editor-in-Chief is going pretty well. Journalism was one of my favorite classes as a sophomore because I had the opportunity to meet so many new people and learn more about photography and writing. Now that I am a veteran and the main leader of the class, my experience has been…

Is Celsius Really a Healthier Energy Drink Option? The Shocking Truth About its Ingredients

What is Celsius? According to their company website, the Celsius drink is different from all other energy beverages out there: “CELSIUS stands out against other brands because it’s made with healthier ingredients….Our drinks contain no sugar, no aspartame, no high fructose corn syrup, and no artificial preservatives, colors, or flavors.” Therefore, because of this lack…

The Meaning of Art

What is the meaning of art? This is the primary question asked of many AP Art students. Each answer is very different from another, but the simple response  that stood out the most was when Nastia Lychuk (12) said “It’s a creative outlet.” For students to be able to let loose throughout the day is…

Why Art is a Stress-Free Hobby

Increased dopamine levels have been shown in patients while sketching. When dopamine is released, it establishes the feeling of happiness in the body. This leads to the conclusion that people with creative outlets are more prone to increased dopamine levels and thus experience more positive feelings on a daily basis than non-artists. In a Very…

Ciminski’s ZZZs

A dream is a series of thoughts, images, and sensations occurring in a person’s mind while they are in a sleeping state. When a cartoon character is in a deep sleep often they are seen with a thought bubble of a few ZZZs. People are commonly told that they dream in the deepest of sleep,…