Helen's pen paused on its way across the paper. "Phone number?" the sophomore muttered last fall as she filled out a form in the doctor's office. Helen was at Planned Parenthood; she did not want her parents to know.
Former freshman David Dominguez, 15, allegedly left the SAC during 5A on May 31 and stabbed two freshmen during a fight in the Marvin Memorial Church parking lot. Dominguez has narrowly escaped facing adult charges that would have robbed him of chances for rehabilitation and increased his likelihood of committing further crimes.
"Stretch, stretch, stretch your arms, high into the air," sings senior Elizabeth Camacho in Room 1 during 5A. Twelve tiny voices chime in as 12 tiny pairs of arms reach toward the ceiling of this classroom that bursts with color and camaraderie. "Stretch so high you reach the sky!" the children chorus triumphantly.
Desocialite2002: hey, it's been a while Awkward03: ...omg, r u madd @ me? Desocialite2002: no!!!!!! LOL y? Awkward03: cuz u sounded so mad just then Desocialite2002: o sry gtg tho, luv ya babye! Awkward03: aite lata
It's no secret that at Blair the lunch bell signals the start of hundreds of off-the-wall conversations. On the week of Feb 24, Chips reporter Meg Cassedy-Blum overheard some unusual and hilarious dialogue.