Robbinsdale Area Schools
High School

The Quill

Issue 5 of the 2020-2021 School Year

Published Tuesday, February 23, 2021

  • Athletic Area Upgrades, cover
  • Robbinsdale board votes to change school start times, cover
  • Registration process underway for 2021-2022 school year, cover
  • Lunch and Learn adapts to online format, pg 2
  • Annual holiday fundraiser sees record response, pg 2
  • Staff member sings with famous group, pg 3
  • ABC Lab provides path to earn missing credits, pg 3
  • Opinion: Start time change will help students, pg 4
  • Opinion: Distance learning is no excuse for being tardy, pg 4
  • Opinion: Advisory class is more important than ever this year, pg 4
  • Variety: Brothers duel over Wii Sports Resort, pg 5
  • Variety: Premier Performers, pg 6
  • Variety: Spider-Man 2 still a superhero classic, pg 6
  • Variety: Soul ranks among Pixar's best releases, pg 7
  • Variety: Race issues are expertly explored in Skin, pg 8
  • Sports: Winter teams adjust to COVID, pg 9
  • Sports: Cooper Competitors, pg 9
  • Sports: Sports recruiting difficult during pandemic, pg 10

Issue 4 of the 2020-2021 School Year

Published Monday, January 29, 2021

  • Semester 2 Starts with Distance Learning, cover
  • Local cities welcome their new leaders, cover
  • College Possible still supporting students during online school, cover
  • AVID Program adjusts to online school, pg 2
  • HAWK Tickets shift to virtual format, pg 2
  • Teacher promotes mindfulness skills to students, staff, pg 3
  • Good habits can help curb all illnesses, pg 3
  • Opinion: Attendance is key to school success, pg 4
  • Opinion: Sticking with online learning is best option, pg 4
  • Opinion: Everyone can do something to help society, pg 4
  • Variety: Quill Comics Corner, pg 6
  • Variety: Premier Performers, pg 6
  • Variety: Mandalorian reaches new heights in great 2nd season, pg 8
  • Sports: Fitness still possible at home, pg 9
  • Sports: Cooper Competitors, pg 9


Issue 3 of the 2020-2021 School Year

Published Monday, January 4, 2021

  • Cooper Hawks Adjust to Wednesday Changes, cover
  • CHS '13 Grad Publishes essay nationally, cover
  • Teachers become students on Professional Devel Days, cover
  • Debate Squad excels in virtual season, pg 2
  • Proper sleep is key during distance learning, pg 2
  • Relationships being tested by COVID, pg 3
  • Opinion: Altered grading policy brings benefits, pg 4
  • Opinion: Hitting deadlines important during distance learning, pg 4
  • Variety: First Home Alone is holiday perfection, pg 5
  • Premier Performers, pg 6
  • Art staff makes the most of virtual learningpg 7
  • Sports: Football season ends with win, pg 9
  • Cooper Competitors, pg 9

Issue 2 of the 2020-2021 School Year

Published Monday, Nov. 30, 2020

Issue 1 of the 2020-2021 School Year

Published Monday, Nov. 2, 2020

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Editor-in-Chief: Max Rekela-Jasper
News Editor: Andrew Hagge
Features Editor: Christopher Nguyen
Opinion Editor: Sandy Vue
Variety Editor: Luke Rekela-Jasper
Sports Editor: Nolan Andler
Copy Editors: Yordanose Mulat and Max Rekela-Jasper
Advertising: Jawenah Freeman
Circulation: Zacari Watson

Staff writers

Nolan Andler
Jack Atkinson
Ariel Christensen
Erin Chunn
Tiona Edwards
Andrew Hagge
Makayla Hott
Faith King
Sao Moua
Yordanose Mulat
Majay Murphy
Christopher Nguyen
Luke Rekela-Jasper
Max Rekela-Jasper
Davis Ruppert-Kan
Andrea Tribble
Sandy Vue
Zacari Watson

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Photographers: Erin Chunn and Tiona Edwards
Illustrator: D. Ruppert-Kan


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