The Students' Voice

What Christmas Means to Me

What Christmas Means to Me

Vanessa Restifo, Editor

December 17, 2013


Filed under Junior High

Christmas is right around the corner, and with it comes all of the holiday excitement. We asked some 8th grade students what Christmas means to them. Here’s what they said: Christmas is that special time of the year when all of your worries just fade away and the joy of the holiday flood yo...

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Alyssa Chestnut

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Alyssa Chestnut

Hannah DeLand, 8th Grade Student

December 17, 2013


Filed under Junior High

Alyssa Chestnut is a very interesting person. She is athletic, smart, and likes to have fun. She knows exactly what she wants and is not afraid to tell her opinion. Alyssa’s favorite sport is basketball. She also is a cheerleader and plays volleyball. Besides sports, Alyssa enjoys going to amusement...

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Sarah Perry

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Sarah Perry

Lauryn Todd, 8th Grade Student

December 17, 2013


Filed under Junior High

 Sarah Perry is a fourteen-year-old eighth grade student at David Anderson Junior-Senior High School. Sarah is passionately involved in track and cross country. She enjoys spending her spare time preparing and training for her next race. Sarah’s favorite school subject is science because she thoroughly enjoys all o...

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Ashley Hallock

Who’s Who in the Junior High – 8th Grade: Ashley Hallock

Vanessa Restifo, Editor

November 18, 2013


Filed under Junior High

Ashley Hallock is an eighth grader at Lisbon David Anderson Junior High School. Ashley is involved in the Science Club, and her favorite subject is Social Studies with Mr. Zeck. In her spare time, Ashley can be found playing video games on her Nintendo Wii, watching her favorite movie, Grown Ups 2, ...

Who’s Who In the Junior High – 8th Grade: Christopher Clark

Who’s Who In the Junior High – 8th Grade: Christopher Clark

Morgan Croyle, 8th Grade Student

November 18, 2013


Filed under Junior High

Christopher Clark is an 8th grade student at Lisbon David Anderson Junior High School and is unique in his own way. He has a “what the heck” attitude. He is very adventurous and loves to be outside. Chris likes target shooting and hunting. He would like to participate in sporting clays. He loves c...

Junior High Band

Junior High Band

Christopher Clark and McGwire Groubert, 8th Grade Students

November 18, 2013


Filed under Junior High

The band is lots of fun; you get to learn to play an instrument with your friends. Our band has shrunk in size since we became a part of the junior high band.  We need more players, so here are some things to think about if you wish to join. Our band teacher is Mrs. Fonner and she does a good job....

Chess Club

Chess Club

Macey McGhee, 8th Grade Student

November 18, 2013


Filed under Junior High, Showcase

Chess is a game of skill.  Every move that you make, or maybe even contemplate, can become the win, lose, or draw of the game. You must think ahead of your opponent.You must always be aware of your pieces, your opponent's pieces, and the limitations put to all. Are you interested in playing chess?...

What Every Sixth Grader Should Know

What Every Sixth Grader Should Know

Vanessa Restifo

October 16, 2013


Filed under Junior High

You remember it, that first day at the “big school”, walking through the halls feeling like a tadpole in a sea of piranhas. You search desperately for a friendly face, a childhood friend, anything that resembles the school you have known for the last five years. But this is not elementary school;...

Junior High Top of the Class

Hannah Bosel

October 16, 2013


Filed under Junior High

When asked which students were off to the best start this school year, the junior high teachers had a tough choice to make. I received a fairly long list of names, but the ones that ended up in this article are truly the cream of the crop. These 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students have set goals and are...

Our First Loss – 8th Grade Volleyball

Our First Loss – 8th Grade Volleyball

Shyanne Rendziniak, Natalie Spencer & Morgan Briand, 8th Grade Students

October 15, 2013


Filed under Junior High

The 8th grade volleyball team has many talented players and is coached by Lauren Glenn. The same team that went undefeated in their 7th grade year. This year, the team started out very strong and was undefeated until Saturday, September 28th at 10:00am.  Columbiana has been looking to redeem themselve...

Take the Challenge – Participate in Academic Challenge

Take the Challenge – Participate in Academic Challenge

Michael Simms, 8th Grade Student

October 15, 2013


Filed under Junior High

Academic Challenge is a really fun thing to do. If you participate, you learn new facts that you never knew and compete with people that you have never met. You also may make new friends from other schools. This is my second year participating in Academic Challenge and I really enjoy it. Last year...

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