“Us” terrifies audiences across the world

Jordan Peele’s latest movie “Us” is slamming the box office, raking in over $200 million in ticket sales worldwide. “Us” is a horror film that follows a family staying at their vacation home in Santa Cruz, California where the mother, Adelaide, grew up. As the family settles in, trauma from Adelaide’s childhood resurfaces causing her to feel uneasy about being back in Santa Cruz. As … Continue reading “Us” terrifies audiences across the world

National Honor Society presents: “Grease is the Word!”

On Saturday April 20th, The National Honor Society is hosting a 1950s themed carnival and a “Grease” movie night at the Key West High School Backyard. The event benefits the Cancer Foundation of the Florida Keys, an organization that helps local cancer patients and their families. The carnival is from 5 to 7 pm. There will be games and activities for all ages from an … Continue reading National Honor Society presents: “Grease is the Word!”

Is Destiny In Our Own Hands?

Everyone ever wondered what is their place in this world, their meaning of life or faith. We, humans, enjoy believing in the most unrealistic things. However, no one proclaimed these things “unreal”. There isn’t a single person that never questioned himself whether he was destined to stand at the certain place, at the specific time, at a specific angle. Thesaurus defines “destiny” as “the hidden … Continue reading Is Destiny In Our Own Hands?

Mrs. Wood awarded Teacher of the Year

This article was written by guest writer Elisabeth Welsh with the help of staff writer Jessica Nitti. Being a teacher can be a stressful and unappreciated job at times. As a result, good, dedicated teachers are in high demand. The students at Key West High School are fortunate to have a wonderful biology teacher, and the county has recognized this. This year, the Monroe County … Continue reading Mrs. Wood awarded Teacher of the Year

KWHS wins literacy video contest

From January 28th through February 1st, 2019, Key West High School (KWHS) celebrated its annual literacy week. The goal of this annual event was to promote literacy and good reading habits in Florida’s children. The theme of this year’s literacy week was “Spreading Literacy, One View At A Time.”  Many schools in Florida were encouraged to compete in a YouTube video contest, and KWHS was … Continue reading KWHS wins literacy video contest

Feel empowered after watching “On the Basis of Sex”

“On the Basis of Sex” is a biopic film on the notorious Associate Justice of the Supreme Court, Ruth Bader Ginsburg. The film follows twenty years of RBG’s (played by Felicity Jones) life as she enters her first year at Harvard Law School as one of the nine women in her class, raises a family alongside her husband Marty Ginsburg (played by Armie Hammer) and … Continue reading Feel empowered after watching “On the Basis of Sex”