Author: Michelle Zhang

How much parent involvement is too much?

It is not even halfway through the school year, and students are already considering and scheduling their courses for next year. These choices are carefully thought out, and one of the many contributing factors...

How to make Christmas-themed treats

There’s no better way to get in the holiday spirit than by creating some festive treats. If decorating sugar cookies feels a bit basic to you, try out these ideas for a truly unique...

How to make Thanksgiving-themed treats

Thanksgiving  is a wonderful time to share gratitude with friends and family. It’s also a great opportunity to gorge yourself on delicious homemade food. Here are three ideas for some special treats on this...

Freshmen iPad restrictions need rethinking

Conant’s halls are filled with the moans and groans of freshmen with their still-restricted iPads. Their iPads are restricted to ensure that the students are paying attention in class, but just how effective is...

How to make Halloween-themed treats

Here are some sweet treats for a sweet-filled holiday. Bat Pops Materials Undecorated Cake Pops Cake Pop Sticks Black Candy Melts White Candy Melts Ziploc Bags A Small Bowl Parchment Paper Paper Pencil Toothpick...

Students need more sleep

Eleanor Park | Conant Crier You are still up, late at night, and your eyes start to droop. You will yourself to stay awake. Perhaps you have too much homework, a late night competition,...

Summer reading: One option or many?

Eat. Relax. Sleep. Repeat. This is the daily routine of countless Conant High School students during their summer break, which is a time when students should be having fun. However, many of them still...