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  • "When you want to succeed as bad as you want to breathe, then you’ll be successful" ~Eric Thomas (submitted by Justin Edgecombe)
  • “If you take the time to do something correct the first time, you don’t have to spend the extra time redoing it.” (Submitted by Dr. Young)
  • “The future belongs to those who are prepared.... Education is the passport to the future.” ~Malcolm X (Submitted by Mr. Hennessy)

Hillcrest Art Classes Create During Remote Learning Time

Emaria Henderson

May 21, 2020

Members of Mrs. Jamilah Adebesin Mason's art classes used their time during Remote Learning to demonstrate their creativity as a form of art therapy. Drawing and Painting I: Students were to create a self expression art piece depicting their emotions at the current time. Drawing and Paint...

“I’m Thankful” & “Time To Say Goodbye”

Image by <a href=Chris Robbins from Pixabay" />

Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo

May 7, 2020

The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents selections by juniors Anna Acres and Jennifer Bravo.

“Rice Rain”

Image by <a href=Chris Robbins from Pixabay" />

Jordan Jones, Guest Poet

April 30, 2020

The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents three selections by junior Jordan Jones.

Little Blue

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Kayce Mayo, Guest Poet

April 22, 2020

The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "Little Blue" by Kayce Mayo

“The Serpent in the Garden”

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L'A the Poet, Guest Poet

April 15, 2020

The Flight Magazine of Poetry and Artistic Expression presents "The Serpent in the Garden" by L'A the Poet.

Fantasy Island: Not such a fantasy after all

Columbia Pictures / Blumhouse Productions

Dezaray English, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

Imagine an island where all of your deepest desires, no matter how big or small, could be fulfilled in the blink of an eye. What would you ask for? Would you wish for something that only benefits you or would you change the world? What if you didn't know it came with an unexpected twist, would you sti...

Scrooge: The Musical

Torrence Jones sings

Tofunmi Adegbite, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

To conclude the end of the semester, the Drama Club recreates the magic of a classic Christmas story into their own version called “Scrooge.” For those of you who don’t know Scrooge comes from the Christmas movie,  A Christmas Carol (itself based on the novel A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens...

Joker: Top or Flop?

BRON Studios /BRON Creative / Creative Wealth Media Finance / DC Comics / DC Entertainment / Joint Effort / Village Roadshow Pictures / Warner Bros.

Dezaray English, Staff Writer

November 27, 2019

Experience The Dream of “A Million Dreams”

Chernin Entertainment / TSG Entertainment / Twentieth Century Fox

Zaria Wilson, Staff Writer

May 6, 2019

If you have ever seen the movie “The Greatest Showman” you understand how amazing the story is and how it shows the beauty of believing in your dreams as well as doing what it takes to accomplish them. If you haven’t seen the movie, the movie is about how a man, who wanted to fulfill his dream...

The Meaning Behind The Naps

Netflix / Marc Platt Productions / Badabing Pictures

Danielle Douglas, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

The Netflix original movie Nappily Ever After written by Trisha R. Thomas and directed by Haifaa al-Mansour was first released on September 21, 2018. It is packed with several high caliber actors and actresses like Sanaa Lathan, Lynn Whitfield, Ernie Hudson and Ricky Whittle. The movie tells the stor...

“Invisibility” A Poem

Anonymous, Guest Poet

April 26, 2019

Invisibility That is me People have eyes but they couldn’t see Trapped in the water under the sea Stuck wondering, how could this be Help me, now stuck in the tree Life is charging, pain is the fee They got the juice, but here is the tea Can’t do anything suppressed by he Trying be comfortable, jud...

Hidden Figures: A Review

Fox 2000 Pictures / Chernin Entertainment / Levantine Films / TSG Entertainment

Ludana Jean Charles, Staff Writer

March 14, 2019

Connection with Women’s Month In the movie Hidden Figures, the women are either judged by their experience, their gender, or their race. They are looked upon as unqualified individuals because they are black and are women. It’s as if saying, their physical characteristics are obstacles that are lim...

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