Student Life

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Rockets after 2:40: Natalie Martinez

McNick is full of over 600 students, each with a unique story and background. The McNicholas Milestone Staff will be featuring personality profiles on many of these students throughout the year. Students are randomly chosen using the letter generator, and then finding students on Schoology using the chosen letters. For this personality profile, the letters aligned … Continue reading

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Students learn life skills through work

In a typical school week there are 35 hours of school not including homework, yet 74 out of 124 students surveyed in a recent Milestone poll have held at least one job during the school year. According to the survey results, 106 out of 124 students have held a job at some point during the … Continue reading

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School psychologist supports student success

Matthew Musselman has been a school psychologist for 26 years, and started working at McNicholas High School during the 2003-2004 school year. The first half of his career was spent at inner city schools. As a school psychologist, Musselman works with students who have emotional disturbances, learning impairments, or English as a second language. The … Continue reading

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Surveys are in: McNick students are stressed out

As first quarter draws to end, the projects and tests start to pile up, so it’s no wonder that many McNicholas high school students appear to be anxious. In a survey emailed on Sept. 29 to all 617 McNicholas students, 334 responded about their stress levels. The responses yielded a response rate of 59% of … Continue reading

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Photo of the Week

Freshmen pour colored candle wax on their class candle at their Freshmen Day of Renewal. The retreat took place Oct 19 on the McNick campus.


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