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Homeschool vs. Regular Schooling

Homeschool vs. Regular Schooling

Sasha Kelley, Assistant Editor-in-Chief December 15, 2023

As the fall term concludes and final grades are entered, many students begin to feel the stress of school come down upon them. Long class periods every day, homework every night, and extracurriculars take...

FBLA allows students to compete across the country for rewards and prizes, and it lets them learn and grow as leaders in business to prepare for all of their future endeavors.

Future Business Leaders of America at SPHS

Estella McCormick, SPHS News Editor December 15, 2023

There is no doubt St. Petersburg High School offers a plethora of clubs to its students, each one serving as an outlet and community for its members. This year, students and teachers have come together...

While not typically being exposed to peers around ones own age, the culture shock of high school can be overwhelming.

The Transition: Private vs. Public School

Maysie Rollins, Staff Writer December 15, 2023

Transitioning into high school can be a difficult journey as it parallels the path of adolescence into adulthood. The middle schools that students come from frame the novelty of their transitions into...

Holiday decorations in Mrs. Vinciguerras classroom.

Hallothanksmas: A Tale of Three Holidays

Victoria Wirth, Staff Writer December 15, 2023

 I think it’s pretty safe to say that the end of the year is, well, chaotic. There are so many holidays: Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, to name a few. We are all running around town buying...

Barbenheimer Day was the newest Spirit Week theme this year at SPHS!!

Homecoming: The Green Devil way

Maysie Rollins, Staff Writer October 19, 2023

As leaves are falling, school spirit is rising! At St. Petersburg High School, we pride ourselves on embracing school traditions. One in particular is Spirit Week! The purpose of Spirit Week is to encourage...

If you love science, competition, and socializing, then we highly recommend checking out the Science Olympiad!

The Science Olympiad

Hayden George, SPHS News Editor October 17, 2023

If you are a student with a passion for science and a love for competition, the Science Olympiad is the perfect club for you! The Science Olympiad is a science club where students compete against various...

Back-to-School Night aims to create a healthy relationship between teachers and parents and get parents involved in their student’s school life.

Back-to-School Night: The Importance of Healthy Teacher-Parent Relationships!

Hope Kennedy, Staff Writer September 21, 2023

Back-to-School Night was Monday, September 11th, at St. Petersburg High School. Many of the parents of St. Petersburg High School students came to learn about the teachers and classrooms of their kids....

Bob Pfeiffer was beloved throughout the St. Petersburg community. He could be spotted in public easily, whether it was for his unique “GDEVIL” license plate or his distinctive (and often green) beard.

SPHS Archives: Mr. Green Devil

Paloma Welch, Co-Editor-in-Chief May 15, 2023

“So, it was my sophomore year, and I was a Majorette,” she said. “We were cleaning out the Majorette room, and we found this beanie, a green beanie with horns on it. So as a joke, I threw it on his...

The annual regional Spanish competition, best known as Conferencia, is a competition for high school Spanish students to give them an opportunity to compete among themselves in the fields of declamation, impromptu speech, and dramatic presentations.

Outstanding Performance from SPHS at Conferencia

Ellie Silvers, Web Editor May 15, 2023

St. Petersburg High School Spanish team has once again proven its linguistic ability by securing a remarkable second-place finish in the highly competitive regional Florida State Spanish Conference (FSSC),...

Junior Sophie Slager talks about the excitement of tapping, saying that “tapping is a very fun and exciting experience for bringing in new inductees to help us improve the community and unite the Rojans sisterhood.”

Year on Review: Green Devil Traditions!

Estella McCormick, SPHS News Writer May 15, 2023

If you know anything about St. Petersburg High School, it’s that we take our events seriously. Here at SPHS, there are always new and exciting things to do where students, families, and staff get to...

This year, Leo went home with the “Overall Winner” title!

Good vs. Evil: Goldfever Results and Winners

Gabriela Salzman and Shayla Nguyen March 10, 2023

As another year passes, so does the beloved tradition of Goldfever. Rounding its 40th year, this year’s service clubs came to win. Thanks to the perseverance of all the groups that participated, the...

The 3de program is an excellent choice for students who enjoy group work, are seeking to improve presentation skills, and are interested in business.

3de: For the 3-dimensional Student

Ellie Silvers, Web Editor March 6, 2023

The 3de program, meaning three-dimensional education, is a program available to St. Petersburg High School students. The program aims to bring real-world experiences into academic life for the purpose...

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