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Athens Drive introduces animal science to curriculum

Raven Barton, Features Editor

March 28, 2017

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There are many science courses offered at Athens, but so far none have focused on the science of animals. Recently, when students signed up for classes this year they were given the opportunity to choose animal science as one o...

New technology introduced to Athens Drive

Raven Barton, Features Editor

March 28, 2017

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A new technology has recently been introduced to the Athens Drive science curriculum. In January, students had the opportunity to participate in a new upbringing of learning through virtual technology called zSpace. zSpace, a technology new to Athens Drive and thousands of students across the count...

Art and is inspirations at the drive

Sophie King

March 28, 2017

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Headline- Benefits of art at Athens and how it helps students. Wake County provides many art classes throughout the school system. Observations of the school system show that when students participate in art classes, they do bet...

Abbey Wood, science teacher, is recognized as by Wake County, earning the Employee Excellence Award

Emily Cooney, Graphics/Mods Editor

March 28, 2017

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Abbey Wood, National Board Certified Teachers (NBCT) and Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Coordinator at Athens Drive, received an anonymous nomination and earned one of the 25 total Employee Excellence awards by ...

Athens Drive Science Olympiad enjoys success at recent competition

Cameron Thomas, Sports Copy Editor/Editorial Cartoonist

March 28, 2017

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The Athens Drive Science Olympiad team competed at the Raleigh Regional Tournament  Saturday, March 11. There were 31 teams competing at this event. Athens Drive students won medals in 10 events: Amazing Mechatronics, An...

Yoga club at Athens helps students relieve stress

Jannah Abubaker, Cartoonist

March 23, 2017

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School is a place where students learn and follow a pathway to work their way up to their future career. However, along with that comes the stress and pressure to get many things done. Most students at Athens Drive have multiple t...

Curriculum night introduces rising ninth graders to Athens

Ava Darden, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017

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Athens Drive held Curriculum Night Feb. 23, 2017. The night was dedicated to both rising ninth graders and their parents as well as to rising 10-12th graders, introducing them to the classes and clubs that will be offered in the...

Students explore culture through French club

Ava Darden, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

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Athens Drive’s  French Club gained a lot of student interest over the past semester. The club explores many aspects of french culture, such as food, holiday traditions and language, and the club appeals to many different stud...

2017 senior breakfast breaks school record for amount of prizes given out

Emily Cooney, Graphics/Mods Editor

March 5, 2017

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  The 2017 senior breakfast set a record for the most prizes given out to students. Making a grand total of $10,000 spent on prizes for students. Parents gave out many gift cards to Starbuck's, Frankie's, Applebee's or REI...

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