La La Land

  La La Land, directed by Damien Chazelle, hit the theaters this past year on Christmas Day. Co-starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, this musical is about a jazz musician who meets and falls in love with an aspiring actress in L.A. This movie features amazing acting performances by the duo, beautiful cinematography, a captivating romance, high quality directing, and astounding musical composition with entertaining … Continue reading La La Land

Pasta for Pennies

A girl of young body and mind crumples to the ground. The ring of peers around her release giggles, ebullient and innocent. The girl wishes to join in their laughter over her wayward feet, but her voice is constrained by a tightness inside her. Her contorted face hushes the escaped giggles. It was neither the fall nor the childish teasing which troubled her. It was … Continue reading Pasta for Pennies

A Mystery Worth Your Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime is a Broadway show based off of the bestselling book by Mark Haddon. It was a phenomenal adaptation that snatched the characters right off the pages and displayed them in front of the viewer’s eyes. The star, Christopher, a high-functioning teenager with Asperger’s Syndrome, who lives in London with his father, attends a high school for … Continue reading A Mystery Worth Your Time

AP Capstone Program

This school year, 2016-2017, is the third year that Lake Howell High School has been offering the Advanced Placement Capstone program. This is a two-year commitment for participating students that is comprised of two classes: AP Seminar and AP Research. As of now,  Mrs. Oliva and Ms. Penny teach all AP Capstone class periods. AP Seminar, the first of the two AP Capstone courses, is … Continue reading AP Capstone Program