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  • Extracurricular options abound

    Extracurricular options abound

    Gabby Allen, Photo Editor

    May 30, 2017

    Toes sore and blisters bleeding, arms burning and fingers pruned, a dribble of sweat dripping down the side of sunburned cheeks, all the while plastering smiles onto faces and embracing newly made friends. That is what it can feel like to commit to an extracurricular activity. Norfolk Collegiate students...

    Clare Harbin and her friend during a May Weekend. May Weekend is a great experience for youth to meet new people and form friendships.

  • Art in the Yard

    Art in the Yard

    Calie Quinn and Gabby Allen

    April 21, 2017

     

  • Caylee Hirshfeld bakes her way to first place!

    Caylee Hirshfeld bakes her way to first place!

    March 2, 2017

    On February 6th, the Oak Leaf had it's annual bake off with a Valentine's Day theme. The judges, Mrs. Claywell, Mr. Bain, Chef Adam, Josh Hudson, Mr. Kennedy, Mr. Holman, and Mr. Benedict, assessed the four entries on appearance, taste, and whether or not it fit the Valentine's Day theme. The first place...

    Caylee Hirshfeld's strawberry triple decker cake wins first place. Her cake consisted of heart shaped strawberries in spirit of the Valentine's Day theme.

    Gabby Allen

  • Oak Leaf bake off submission form

    Oak Leaf bake off submission form

    Calie Quinn, Editor-in-Chief

    January 27, 2017

    Submission forms are due February 03, 2017; Baked goods can be dropped off to Mrs. Robb in F-122 on Monday morning February 06. Judging will be during choice time. The Oak Leaf Holiday Bake off App form...

  • Legally Blonde jam playlist

    Legally Blonde jam playlist

    Calie Quinn, Editor-in-chief

    January 27, 2017

      https://open.spotify.com/user/quinncalie/playlist/4UJLIL7WSBDP3I7JjhBzKR Check out this playlist for the upcoming spring musical, Legally Blonde, which premiers on March 31st at 7 p.m. Additional dates include April 1st at 7 p.m. and April 2nd at 3 p.m.

News

Calies Cuisine: Brunch Edition

Calies Cuisine: Brunch Edition

Calie Quinn, Editor

      While graduation may be over, that does not mean that brunching has to stop. Graduation season meant lavish parties, lots of food, and most importantly, lots of family members. Brunch is a very popular sunday...

May 30, 2017No Comments

Varsity Girls Soccer: fewer girls, more fight

Varsity Girls Soccer: fewer girls, more fight

Calie Quinn, Editor

 Driven, persistent, determined, energetic and a large green turf field. All of these combinations of adjectives are used to describe the attributes of Norfolk Collegiates Varsity Girls Soccer team. These girls on the Varsity tea...

May 30, 2017No Comments

Oak Leaf bake off submission form

Oak Leaf bake off submission form

Calie Quinn, Editor-in-Chief

Submission forms are due February 03, 2017; Baked goods can be dropped off to Mrs. Robb in F-122 on Monday morning February 06. Judging will be during choice time. The Oak Leaf Holiday Bake off App form...

January 27, 2017No Comments

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Opinion

Calies Cuisine: Brunch Edition

Calies Cuisine: Brunch Edition

Calie Quinn, Editor

      While graduation may be over, that does not mean that brunching has to stop. Graduation season meant lavish parties, lots of food, and most importantly, lots of family members. Brunch is a very popular sunday...

May 30, 2017No Comments

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January 25, 2017

Boy soldier narrates war tragedy

Boy soldier narrates war tragedy

March 4, 2016

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Sports

Varsity Girls Soccer: fewer girls, more fight

Varsity Girls Soccer: fewer girls, more fight

Calie Quinn, Editor

 Driven, persistent, determined, energetic and a large green turf field. All of these combinations of adjectives are used to describe the attributes of Norfolk Collegiates Varsity Girls Soccer team. These girls on...

May 30, 2017No Comments

  • Varsity sailing repeats two championship titles January 25, 2017
  • Collegiate soccer players kick it in Brazil March 2, 2016
  • Students’ sports photos displayed at the Portsmouth Sports Hall of Fame March 2, 2016

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