Monthly Archives: February 2016

The Pulse

The question today is inspired by the fact that some students feel that they need more time in the morning to sleep and to get ready.

“Assuming that school had to be open for six hours, what hours would you choose?”

 

 

 

The Pulse

by Maureen Brann, ’18

The Eddies Echo will be starting a new feature today, The Pulse, in which staff members survey students about a topic of interest to the school community. The question today is inspired by the recent announcement that long-time ELHS principal Jimmy Miller will be retiring after 41 years. Click on the photos below to see student responses.

“What qualities or characteristics would you like to see in a new principal?”

Delorme Leaving EL to Join Peace Corps

by Michaila Wilmot, ’17

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Social studies teacher Jonathan Delorme is leaving ELHS at the end of the year to travel to Morocco with the Peace Corps. (Photo by Noah Libby)

Jonathan Delorme, a first year social studies teacher at Edward Little High School, is leaving at the end of this year to join the Peace Corps to work on Youth Development in Morocco. Delorme graduated from the University of Farmington in 2015, and previously graduated from E.L in 2011. He teaches freshman social studies and sophomore world history. 

ELHS Favorite Panthers Lose Super Bowl

by Abdifitah Hussein, ’19

Josh Norman cries at the end of Super Bowl 50 (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez).

Josh Norman cries at the end of Super Bowl 50 (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez).

On Sunday, Feb. 7, the 17-1 Carolina Panthers, lead by their young and energetic quarterback Cam Newton, faced off against Peyton Manning and the 14-4 Denver Broncos and ultimately lost the game 10-24. The Denver Broncos won behind their top-ranked defense, which held the league’s top scoring offense to only 10 points and forced four turnovers. 

ASD Introduces New Medical Marijuana Policy

by Kara-Lynn Valliere, ’16, and Noah Libby, ’16

Due to a new medical marijuana policy, students with a certificate will be able to consume the drug during school.

Due to a new medical marijuana policy, students with a certificate will be able to consume the drug during school.

In response to a recently passed state law, a new medical marijuana policy is being introduced in the Auburn School District to help students suffering with conditions such as cancer, attention deficit disorder, and epilepsy.