Peer Buddies

By Mattrix Miller Being a Peer Buddy is being a friend. I would always go down at random times of the day to go see Morgan; that is when Louise started the Peer Buddy program. She saw that I was not the only person who wanted to help out other kids. As I started to…

D.A.R.E Program

By Isaac  Hastings I had the chance to interview Mrs. Rickert about the D.A.R.E program here at Maywood. Mrs.Rickert said that the program is designed to educate students about the harmful effects of drugs on your body. D.A.R.E stands for Drug Abuse Resistance Education. The purpose of D.A.R.E. is to educate kids on the risks of…

Cap’s Music Class

By Ron Smith Mr. Bouchard, better known by Maywood students as “Cap, has been teaching the students how to play instruments, there are a lot of students that enjoy this class. This class has shown students how to work together and compromise. It also helps us learn how to take constructive criticism and play instruments.…

Live at The Grotto

By John Karnes Mr. Bouchard is a Maywood teacher and our music instructor. He helps us learn notes and understand how to play acoustic, electric, and bass guitars and African drums. “Live at the Grotto” is a Maywood school event that allows kids that have learned something in music class to show everyone what they have…

Maywood Donates to Food Bank

By Joe Ott The holiday season is a time when people try to help other people. In September, Maywood School started a food drive to help needy families for the Thanksgiving holiday. Maywood School did this food drive to get students and staff involved in the community and to help less fortunate people. The goal…

The Special Wedding of Rick and Amy Mossey!

By PJ Marquardt Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be married on Halloween? Well, here at Maywood High School, there is a special person that chose to be married on this special day. He goes by the name of Rick Mossy, the teaching assistant in Mrs. Rickert’s classroom. Out of all…

Joe the Movie Guy: Interstellar

By Joseph Scheidel I recently saw Interstellar and, I must say, it was a masterpiece! The story, the cast, the visual effects, and the score (or music) are all brilliant. The movie was about a man named Cooper who lives on a farm with his daughter, Murphy. She believes that a ghost is trying to…