Falcon Press News

  • June 14Falcon Press wishes everyone a happy and safe summer.

  • June 10Graduation will be held on Friday, June 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the VBCC.

  • June 7Seniors: mandatory graduation rehearsal will be held at school on Tuesday, June 11, at noon.

  • June 6Underclass exams will begin on Tuesday, June 11 and continue through Friday, June 14.

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Recent News Stories

Career expo grants employment opportunities

May 15, 2019

"I met a lot of great candidates and a lot of good people that I think would fit in here," Assistant Principal Carrie Pierce said. "Staffing is one of our most important jobs so its vital that we find the right people to employ."

Freshman Parks Schmidt collects military artifacts, converses with veterans

May 2, 2019

“My dad was in the Navy and I see what an impact the military makes on the country as a whole; I want to carry on the legacy,” Schmidt said.

Falcons leap across pond, learning German

April 4, 2019

“I am beyond excited that we have this opportunity to have German students visit Cox and to send Falcons abroad to experience Germany,” German teacher Charlotte Berron said.

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Senior class hosts senior day asssembly

Recent Student Life Stories

Dancing til dawn, ‘Seashells and Sunsets’

May 16, 2019

Junior Advisory Board Vice President Jack Davidson said, "Ring dance is going to be a great way to celebrate the end of exam week and a start to the summer. With the Seashells and Sunset theme, the Lesner Inn will be the perfect spot for the celebration."

Falcons run for those who can’t

May 2, 2019

"Gresham and I started the club to get teenagers to get involved with Team Hoyt because it is for the youth," McKinley said. "We felt that is would bring the community together by having high school students involved in such a good cause."

National Honor Society elects next year’s officers

May 2, 2019

With the school year coming to an end, the National Honor Society (NHS) held elections for next year’s...

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May movie review brings “Avengers: Endgame”

Recent Opinion Stories

Editorial: Rideshare Safety Fails

Editorial: Rideshare Safety Fails

May 29, 2019

“In the past, Uber conducted background check reruns in jurisdictions where required. Going forward, we’ll proactively rerun criminal and motor vehicle checks each year, regardless of whether there is a legal obligation to do so.” - Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO of Uber

Editorial: College Admissions Scandal

Editorial: College Admissions Scandal

April 5, 2019

“This scandal is just the tip of the iceberg. The FBI said this scheme amounts to a ‘rigged system,’ but the truth is that the whole system of college admissions is rigged in favor of the wealthy.” - Richard V. Reeves, senior fellow of Economic Studies and co-director of the Center on Children and Families at the Brookings Institute

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NAHS visits MOCA, receives grant

Recent A&E Stories

Senior Sophie Bement wins sculpture contest, Holocaust Remembrance week

Senior Sophie Bement wins sculpture contest, Holocaust Remembrance week

May 3, 2019

"I am so proud of our students for participating and the Jewish community in Norfolk was very impressed and thankful for our efforts," VanVeenhuyzen said. 

Falcon Pinterest features ideal spring outfits

Falcon Pinterest features ideal spring outfits

May 2, 2019

Spring has sprung and the weather is getting warmer by the day.  This is the season of showers and flowers,...

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