• Movie Review: Kedi

    Movie Review: Kedi

    Ella Butler, Staff Writer

    May 22, 2017

    Stray cats are a part of the community in the metropolis of Istanbul, Turkey. For thousands of years, they have wandered in and out of people’s lives, helping to weave the tapestry of rich culture in the old city. If there was a city in the United States that had hundreds of thousands of cats run...


  • Prison Ball

    Prison Ball

    Luke Barnes, Staff Writer

    May 17, 2017

    Recess is known to be the best time of the day for elementary and middle school kids. Everyone gets to let off all the energy built up from sitting in a desk for three or four hours. The kids kill all their energy and come back to class refocused and ready to learn. At least that’s the idea. Onc...

  • My First Year Flew By

    My First Year Flew By

    Khaloni Freemont, Staff Writer

    May 8, 2017

    My first year of high school is almost over, yet it was so short. Roosevelt High School wasn't my first choice. I wanted to go to South High School only because my friends were going. Now I know I’m Roosevelt bound. My first couple of days at Roosevelt I was confused on where to go and where my class...

  • Can Best Friends Last Forever?

    Can Best Friends Last Forever?

    Don-minika Mitchell, Staff Writer

    April 27, 2017

    My opinion is no, but everybody is different. I think no, because I feel like best friends argue all the time, and people move from age. There are so many things that can break up friendships, so I wanted to ask what other people from different age groups thought. I asked a student named Drea Warren, who is ...


  • Jeff Johnson: Designer Extraordinaire

    Jeff Johnson: Designer Extraordinaire

    Ella Butler, Staff Writer

    April 24, 2017

    Have you ever drank a refreshing Joia beverage, or consumed a fruity Jonny Pop? Maybe you’ve seen a Geek Squad van or Galactic Pizza car drive by. If so, then you have observed the design work of Replace. Replace is an international award-winning team of artists and writers that specialize in bran...


Fake News: How to Spot It

Ella Butler, Staff Writer

Every day, we take in a lot of news. Whether it’s digital or printed, news is everywhere. However, there is a defined line between what is real and what is not. For example, did Pope Francis really endorse Donald T...

May 11, 2017No Comments

Are School Lunches Good ?

Are School Lunches Good ?

Don-minika Mitchell

Do you remember your school lunches? Were they good or nasty?   I investigated, and wanted to see what other people thought about school lunches at Roosevelt. I asked some students what their opinions were of the fo...

April 20, 2017No Comments

Art Crawl 2: Illumination

Olivia Mallery, Staff Writer

One of the first things you saw when you arrived at Roosevelt’s second Art Crawl were huge puppets in the entry hall. They were all important figures, from Martin Luther King Jr, to Rosa Parks, to Gandhi, to Mr. Rogers...

April 19, 2017No Comments

Home-School Life

Luke Barnes, Staff Writer

Ever wondered what it would be like to be home-schooled? In a recent interview, the Standard talks about what it’s like with Jordan Johnston. Johnston is a senior basketball player here at Roosevelt, and is also a home-school...

April 13, 2017No Comments

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Redwan Hassan on Becoming a Badminton Player

Redwan Hassan on Becoming a Badminton Player

Mohamed Hassan, Staff Writer

Redwan Hassan is a badminton player for the Roosevelt High School Varsity Team. Redwan Hassan play doubles, therefore when ask why she plays doubles instead of singles, Redwan replied, “I always loved playing doubl...

March 30, 2017No Comments

  • March Madness! March 20, 2017
  • Big Man on Campus November 4, 2016
  • Girls Soccer at Roosevelt November 1, 2016
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Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Guardians of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Review

Anastasia Mlsna-Lubin, Staff Writer

I saw Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 the weekend that it came out. I went into the theater full of hope and excitement, ready to see my beloved characters reunited and better than ever. I wasn’t entir...

May 19, 2017No Comments

King Kong: Skull Island Review

King Kong: Skull Island Review

May 19, 2017

Movie Review: La La Land

Movie Review: La La Land

April 26, 2017

Art Crawl 2: Illumination

April 19, 2017

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