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Student canters to every victory

For most high school students, free time consists of studying and spending time with friends. However, for Godwin senior Claire Parkinson, free time is centered around riding horses and working at farms. Parkinson has ridden and worked at Pam Baker LLC for five years and also works at Hampden Row LLC. “I’ve been riding for […]

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Senior takes part in paid internship

While many students use their summer to relax and spend time with friends, Godwin senior Allison Tieman spent hers at her coding internship. Tieman found out about the opportunity through her sister, who had earlier completed the same internship. She opted to partake in an internship that was computer science related to help her decide […]

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Eyrie Staff Seniors 2018

  Kathryn Chamberlin – Photographer Favorite Journalism Memory: Libbie’s daily videos during class of Julia and me. Future Plans: JMU, majoring in business Senior Quote: “People change, things go wrong. Just remember life goes on.” – Unknown Most Influential Teacher: Ms. Firebaugh because she is always so encouraging and gets to know each student personally […]

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Spring Concerts – A list of popular artists coming to Virginia

May 3: Alvvays Location: The Broadberry in Richmond Genre: Indie Pop Popular Songs: “Archie, Marry Me”, “Adult Diversion”, “Dreams Tonite”     May 10: Gucci Mane Location: Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk Genre: Hip Hop/Trap Popular Songs: “I Get the Bag”, “Met Gala”     May 10: Kenny Chesney Location: Veterans United Home Loans Ampitheater […]

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How to prepare for college

For many, applying for college is a stressful time. Here are some quotes from current seniors, past seniors, and counselors to help relieve some stress.   Tips on how to narrow down potential college choices: 1. I recommend making an activity list and talking to your guidance counselor, favorite teacher, or parents about your in­terests […]

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The Roundup with Godwin Teachers

A few suggestions for listening, reading, or watching from some of Godwin’s very own teachers and administrators. Movies: “Reds” Year released: 1981 Directed by: Warren Beatty “My most memorable movie from high school was ‘Reds’, starring Warren Beatty and Diane Keaton. I thought it was such an adult movie, and I loved the setting and […]

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Creating mindfulness at Godwin

Godwin sophomore creates a stress-free environment for students As the second marking period blues start to kick in and exams creep closer and closer, stress has started to increase for many of Godwin’s students. In an annual study by the American Psychological Association, the average stress level of a teenager was a 5.8/10, whereas adults […]

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Preparing for the future

Specialty tech students use their skills to find work experience Throughout high school, almost every student takes on a part-time job, often times at a restaurant or retail location. However, for students in the technical center, the jobs they pursue often correspond directly with their future career plans. The tech center provides students with the […]