Cameron Boyce’s Legacy

The death of a young actor Cameron Boyce, 20. This year we’ve lost many souls one of them being 20 year old Cameron Boyce. His death has affected many people and mostly kids our own age. Kids have grown up watching Disney Channel, one of the biggest hit shows jessie, co stared Boyce. Descendents actor died from a seizure due to his ongoing epilepsy. Epilepsy … Continue reading Cameron Boyce’s Legacy

New Teachers at Key West High

By: The Snapper Staff As we enter another year or start a new chapter of our lives, it’s not just all freshmen or new students who are newcomers but many educators as well. For this article, different reporters from the Snapper went around to interview either new/returning teachers to Monroe county, or new to teaching in general with two years or less of experience. Richard … Continue reading New Teachers at Key West High

Rocketman Film Review

By: Priscilla Castro Sanchez Rocketman is a movie based on the iconic rock composer, Elton John. The movie stars a very talented actor, Taron Egerton. Elton John has made many songs that have touched many generations, including my own. He’s one of my favourite artists. The film centers around Elton’s life. His music, his breakthrough, and his story. It displays many of the struggles he … Continue reading Rocketman Film Review

Dual Enrollment VS Advanced Placement

By: Priscilla Castro Sanchez and Kelci Grooms Many high school students as they advance in their years tend to also advance in their school, taking on new or harder classes such as Advanced Placement (AP). However, many students also prefer to take on Dual Enrollment (DE). Dual Enrollment is taking college classes while still attending high school in order to obtain college credits at an … Continue reading Dual Enrollment VS Advanced Placement

Key West Football Early Season Preview

By: Gus Wilson The Key West Fighting Conchs started off their season with a thrilling win in their preseason match up against Cypress Lakes winning 35-28 in overtime. The Conchs and Panthers battled back and forth, resulting in five separate lead changes and three ties throughout the five quarter game. Key West’s own Christian Opalsky, junior, scored 5 seconds into the start of the game, … Continue reading Key West Football Early Season Preview

Experiment In International Living and KWHS

By: Emily Bracher Founded in 1932, the Experiment in International Living (EIL) is an immersive learning program for students around the globe. For up to a month, young individuals get to explore a foreign country where they focus on different ideas, and learn about about the area surrounding them.With topics like cultural discovery in Spain, or ecology in Ecuador, new knowledge gained through experience relating … Continue reading Experiment In International Living and KWHS

Best Looking: Sophia Robino & Dale Michaud

The students who receive the “Best Looking” superlative have inward and outward beauty. These two Conchs are Sophia Robino and Dale Michaud. Robino was not expecting to receive a superlative at all, especially Best Looking. “There are a lot of beautiful girls in my grade so I was very surprised and honored that my class thought of me so highly”, said Robino. Robino hopes that … Continue reading Best Looking: Sophia Robino & Dale Michaud

The Top 10 Students of the Class of 2019

The following list is in alphabetical order to not reveal the valedictorian and the salutatorian. Francesca Carbone Francesca Carbone excels in her academics, earning her a spot in the Top 10. While being both the swim and band captains she balanced her time nicely. Carbone said she was able to manage her heavy course load by filling her time with activities, “I was involved in … Continue reading The Top 10 Students of the Class of 2019

Most Changed Since Freshman Year: Isabella Braswell & TJ Kane

A lot of change can happen over four years of high school. Isabella Braswell and TJ Kane are no strangers to this, as they were chosen for the superlative, “Most Changed Since Freshman  Year”. Braswell was suprised to find that her peers had recognized her for a superlative but was excited to share it with one of her best friends. “Freshman year I was really … Continue reading Most Changed Since Freshman Year: Isabella Braswell & TJ Kane