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How to Prepare for the ACT

As testing day draws near, it’s important to prepare both your mind and body to take the ACT. (Photo from Google)

Emma Simmons, News/Sports Editor

October 23, 2020

ACT testing will take place on Oct. 24 between 7 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. The test itself will have four parts: English, mathematics, reading and science. A calculator* can only be used on the mathematics test only.  What can be done to prepare for the test? It is recommended that testers dress comforta...

Boosting Mental Health Tips and Tricks

 Drinking tea is one of the many ways to relax and relieve some stress. Photo by: Fariha Munir

Kai Shabman, Staff Writer

January 28, 2020

Mental health is a huge contribution to your overall health and since were are a little more than halfway through the school year, everyone’s morale is getting low. So here are some tips and tricks to better mental health. The first trick is to have a positive mental attitude. Just changing littl...

Forsyth County Scores the Highest ACT Scores for the Fifth Year in a Row

The ACT, a standardized tests consisting of questions related to english, mathematics, reading, and science, top scores in large school districts in Georgia were Forsyth County.

Daphni Torres, News Editor

November 19, 2019

For the fifth year in a row, Forsyth County high schools have maintained their reputation for the highest ACT scores in large school districts in Georgia with an average score of 24.5. Forsyth’s 5 high schools - Central, Lambert, North, South, and West- were all reported to be in the top 55 out of 443 ...

North Recognizes October Students of the Month

Jack Kern, a recipient of the student of the month award, poses just outside the Performing Arts Center. He was recognized for his work within the drama department for the month of October.

Noah Smith, Lit Mag Editor

November 13, 2017

On Wednesday October 25, 2017 during IF, the students of the month were announced during an awards ceremony. These students are chosen by their teachers for specific subjects as students who express academic achievement and excel in their courses. The students recognized were Anna Hollis for Health...

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