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Graduating classes post-2017 require more high school credits

Kenadi Browne, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

As of last year, the graduating classes of 2017, 2018, and beyond must earn 1.5 more credits than the graduating classes of 2015 and 2016 in order to graduate. One additional credit is required for science, and social studies...

Patriot Profile: Lisa Antonio embraces Key Club leadership role

Shelby Lex, Editor-In-Chief

October 22, 2014

A few facts you may not be aware of: a child dies every nine minutes due to neonatal tetanus; you’ve probably stayed in a hotel where human trafficking occurred; and senior Lisa Antonio is responsible for every Key Club in the...

Students chosen for National Honor Choir

Ellie Hohensinner, News Editor

October 22, 2014

Sophomore Astrid Quintanilla and senior Christina Sargent will be traveling to Nashville, Tennessee, to sing with the National Honor Choir in a gala concert. The concert will take place on Sunday, October 26. Only 350 people were...

To be or not to be: Shakespeare class returns to Liberty

Tyra Christopherson, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

The Shakespeare class reappeared at Liberty this year, with students studying several sonnets and two full-length plays.  The class, which is only offered when enough students sign up for it, starts off the semester with sonnets,...

Sophomores no longer receive CHS credit

Kenadi Browne, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

Due to a recent law enacted by the Washington State legislature, 57 sophomores who take Spanish 3 and 22 sophomores who take French 3 are now unable to receive college credit for the class. The law states that “Eleventh and...

SAT class achieves success in second year

Sara Flash, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

As your SAT test packet is thrown on the desk, your pre-test stress dissolves under a wave of realization: everything you have done for the past semester has been in preparation for this moment, and you are ready. English teachers...

Green Team comes to Liberty with EcoSquad

Claire Good, News Editor

October 22, 2014

Last year, Liberty’s sustainability ambassadors were facilitating the Star Talks and Eco Week, and working with the community to introduce the concept of Green Buildings. This year, many of the ambassadors have banded together...

Liberty adds iPads to health program

Skyler Radford, Staff Writer

October 22, 2014

Health teacher Donna Abbey has added iPads to the health curriculum with the plan to advance Liberty’s technology while making health an exciting class. Liberty has been growing with new classrooms and teachers, and now new...

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