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The Trump impeachment inquiry

The Trump impeachment inquiry

Zach Kaplan, iNews reporter

December 5, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC--The House of Representatives recently formalized the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, capping off a rollercoaster ride which began around September 9th. A federal whistleblower came forward stating they’d heard a problematic phone call in late July between Mr. Trump ...

School strike for the climate: Skolstrejk för Klimatet

School strike for the climate: Skolstrejk för Klimatet

Isannah Marley and Sophie Kelleher

April 4, 2019

You’re out taking a lunch break, and pass by Columbus Circle. As you are bustling by you notice that kids, youth and parents alike are yelling, “What do we want? Climate justice! When do we want it? Now!” the voices and cheers are becoming louder and louder. You pull out your phone and begin r...

It’s official…Staff Infection is coming back!

It’s official…Staff Infection is coming back!

Micah Gomez, Reporter

March 28, 2019

It’s official! Staff Infection is coming back, and the iSchool community is more ready than ever to see what they have in store! For those of you who don’t know, Staff Infection is a band made up of the iSchool’s very own staff members. They made their debut last year, in 2018, during the Sp...

iSchool’s Town Hall

iSchool’s Town Hall

Zach Kaplan

March 21, 2019

iSchoolers gathered at the Student Government’s first Town Hall on Thursday, February 28, where Ms. Leimsider and Ms. Bailey discussed topics such as the mastery system, AP courses, the iSchool difference, problems with the bathrooms, and retakes. Dozens of students from every grade level gathered there to disc...

Availability does not equal accessibility

Availability does not equal accessibility

Gian Paul Cadillo and Alyssa Cabrera

February 14, 2019

In New York, the NYC iSchool, one of some high schools, has taken its own steps in creating a more accessible gender-neutral restroom. Previously, the gender-neutral bathroom, located on the 5th floor next to the nurse's office, was kept locked and unavailable to anyone who didn’t have the key. T...

Alma vs. André: The final debate

Alma vs. André: The final debate

J-Lynn Torres, Reporter

November 7, 2018

At 3:30 on Thursday, November 1st, students gathered in the Commons for the Mock Election final debate. Mock Congressional Election is a module taught by Mr. Jay. The class follows the election process, with students taking the role of candidates, campaign teams, and the media, and accumulates in a ...

The 2018 Congressional Elections

The 2018 Congressional Elections

Gabriela Lebron and Alyssa Cabrera

November 5, 2018

On November 6, 2018, the Congressional Elections will be held in New York State. Although this may seem like any other election, with the current state of our country's government, it is so much more than that. According to Ballotpedia, all 435 seats in the United States House of Representatives are ava...

Alma Reiss-Navarre emerges victorious from first congressional debate

Ruby Gower

October 11, 2018

New York City October 11th, 2018 The iSchool’s hotly contested and widely anticipated first debate occurred on the 5th of October, 2018. This debate decides who will run for Congress. There were 5 potential candidates participating, each with strong views about how to improve America today. Each...

By the students, for the students: The walkout for gun control

J-Lynn Torres, Reporter

May 7, 2018

After first period on Friday, April 20th, students poured into the hallways as usual. However, as they flooded the staircase and made their way down to the first floor, students could be spotted holding cardboard posters with markers and sharpies under their arms. April 20th, 2018, marked the 19th anniversa...

Bill Cosby found guilty

Bill Cosby found guilty

Lucas Rivera and Tyler Baguio

April 27, 2018

America’s former favorite family man, Bill Cosby, has been found guilty of sexual assault in a retrial. The 80 year old, famous for his stand up comedy and hit TV show “The Cosby Show,” was convicted of sexual assault on Thursday after 6 women testified against the former comedian for drugg...

Terrorism against Muslims

Terrorism against Muslims

Dalia Amin

April 11, 2018

Recent news has discovered a shocking and horrifying reality. In the United Kingdom parts of Britain and England people have been receiving horrific letters from anonymous senders in blank white envelopes. The headline of each letter reads "Punish A Muslim Day." It was said that April 3rd it would be...

Stormy Daniels offers to return “hush money” to Donald Trump

Stormy Daniels offers to return “hush money” to Donald Trump

Dina Rama, Reporter

March 27, 2018

As he makes his way onto the podium to deliver his first speech to the nation, he feels pride within himself as the President of the United States. With his flawlessly tailored suit and blue tie with his hair pushed to the side, he is ready to lead his democratic nation to triumph. Nonetheless, th...

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