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Godwin’s transition to online school

On July 23, Henrico County announced for the first time ever, students would not be going back to school in person. Instead, they would learn from their homes. Back in the spring, students across the country worked virtually. Many had hoped that the fall would bring students back into the classroom, but that will not […]

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News Brief – Sept. 2020

Eagle news: Over the summer, the Axselle track and field at Godwin were redone for the first time since opening.  Construction began right before the school year ended and continued throughout quarantine.  Each summer, a different high school in the county receives a new track and turf field. The project was funded by Henrico County […]

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Mental Health at Godwin during Quarantine

School has been cancelled for the remainder of the school year and whether there is school or not students will always struggle with their mental health. “Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and […]

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Mills E. Godwin Today

Many older high school students have a job in order to earn money for themselves. That number has dropped drastically since the coronavirus has caused some businesses to close. Although some high school students have been able to keep their normal job, some have not. Even the kids who have been able to keep their […]

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The Future of the SAT

Since 1926, the SAT has been a large part of the college admissions process in America. Recently, more colleges, such as the University of Virginia, the University of Illinois (UIS), and UC Santa Barbra, have stopped requiring the SAT for college admissions. Since 1926, the SAT has been a large part of the college admissions […]

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Some Godwin good news

During these difficult and confusing times, the media has become an overwhelming reminder of our everyday struggles. However, Godwin’s leadership class hopes to challenge the status quo with their new “good news” network. Students of the 2019-2020 Godwin leadership class, along with faculty advisers Jessica Harvey and Rebecca Martino and members of the SCA, have […]

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Restaurants during COVID-19

40,957 deaths have been caused by the Coronavirus. Because of that, many restaurants have made changes affecting their procedures and employees during this stressful time.     To dive deeper into this, I have decided to research two restaurants related to the Godwin Athletic Association. I am interested in how these businesses have been during this […]

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Retiring/departing teachers

The 2019 to 2020 school year came to an abrupt ending, unlike any other school year that students and teachers have ever experienced. Similar to other school years, however, several of Godwin’s beloved teachers and faculty members will be leaving.  Among the faculty members leaving are psychology teacher Mark Seidenberg, math teacher Rob White, math […]

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The effects of quarantine on the environment

The effects of Covid-19 have changed the way we live. Not only has the virus shifted our daily routines, but it has also altered the natural world around us.  Quarantine has decreased our ability to travel, therefore drastically reducing the number of cars on the road, planes in the air trains on the tracks, and […]

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How online work has effected student worth ethic

On March 23, Governor Ralph Northam declared that K-12 schools would be closed in response to the Coronavirus outbreak, because of this, the school system’s new online learning platform took effect.   With online learning, school work ethic is bound to change.  “Quarantine has worsened my work ethic, mostly because of how different everything is scheduled,” […]