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Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Masks up, cases down. It’s that simple.

Of course we support the right to protest, but make educated decisions and take the right form of action when needed.
Lancer Spirit Editorial Board
November 24, 2021

Last week, about 100 community members congregated on the sidewalk in front of the school to protest the new mask mandate. Due to the concerning amount of positive cases in not only the school district,...

The custodial staff has had to clean up excessive damage to the school bathrooms in addition to their everyday tasks

An overdue apology to our custodial staff

The 2021-2022 school year has been nothing short of a game of Jumanji, each week a new form of chaos has been introduced to the halls. Over the last few weeks, the newest high jinks to enter our doors...

Whether masked or not, we must all still be responsible and try to protect others health.

Good choices will keep masks optional

“Liberty may be endangered by the abuses of liberty" -James Madison
Lancer Spirit Editorial Board
September 17, 2021

Editorials are the collective opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board. With the masks off, it finally feels like we're back to normal at LHS for the first time since March of 2020. Seeing faces...

Weigh your options... will you wear a mask or get the vaccine?

Pick your Poison: Masks or Vaccines?

So you don't want to wear masks when we return to school in the fall, right? Lucky for us there’s a way we could eliminate mask wearing in our schools: get the vaccine.  Masks are put in place to...

Mr. Juster announced today that all seniors are invited to the 2021 Spring Pep Rally.

Class of 2021 invited to the Spring Pep Rally

The Class of 2021 is cordially invited to the spring pep rally being held on April 22.   This is what we have wanted all year, a chance to be all together to show our spirit.    Please...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Editorial: The importance of substitute teachers

Editorial Board
March 11, 2021

LHS has one official substitute teacher. One. That means administrators--both at LHS and the district office--and other teachers have to cover classes when a teacher calls out because there are...

The Londonderry School Board meeting held on September 7 addressed concerns with the back to school policies

Editorial: COVID-Shame On You

Editorial Board
March 2, 2021

A few months ago editor Hannah Ellis wrote an article called Stop COVID Shaming, It’s Not Helping because at the time it felt like people were being cruel to those who had gotten COVID-19. Back then...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Editorial: Remote’s not ideal, but we can do it

Editorial Board
December 18, 2020

97 minutes has never felt so long. Login. Take notes, (Awkward) breakout room. Classwork. Repeat. Over, and over, and over again.  When we found out we were going to be switching from hybrid back...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Editorial: COVID-19 is here, and we must do our part

Editorial Board
October 13, 2020

For a while, it seemed so far away. We heard of cases from surrounding towns and worried about the future of Londonderry, we saw our friend’s relatives and our distant cousins get that devastating diagnosis,...

The Lancer Spirit staff learns remotely from home during a staff Zoom video chat session.

LSO Editorial: Thank you.

With the recent switch over to remote learning due to COVID-19, students are adjusting to the habit of logging on to their computers and completing their daily assignments each day. With all that is going...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

We’re self-isolating, but we’re not alone

We’re not mad, we’re just disappointed. As Hollywood tropes along with childhood movies like High School Musical would have it, senior year is dedicated to winning sports championships, finding...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Substitute teachers deserve a pay raise

Substitute teacher Gerry Gulezian can get more money rolling burritos at Chipotle than he can for being a sub in the classroom. He’s in charge of children, not burritos, and yet he makes...

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