A Monster Calls: Patrick Ness’ unique approach to unlocking the child’s mind

Everybody is dealing with something, whether you know it or not. However, in A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, the problems main character Conor O’Malley is dealing with are known to everyone around him. At least they seem to believe so. His mother is dying. That’s the part we all know about. Cancer has taken … Continue reading A Monster Calls: Patrick Ness’ unique approach to unlocking the child’s mind

SHS Students take advantage of outside opportunities

As students, we are very lucky to be offered a plethora of different activities through our school, whether it’s sports, language clubs, music or theatre. Springfield High has lots of outlets for students, but despite this, many also continue to be part of other clubs, teams or organizations outside of school. The YMCA or “Y,” … Continue reading SHS Students take advantage of outside opportunities