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Lancer Spirit Online

The student news site of Londonderry High School

Lancer Spirit Online

The student news site of Londonderry High School

Lancer Spirit Online

Editorials

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Reflecting on the last four years

Class of 2022, we did it! We have finally reached the end of this four year journey. Our years of high school have had a lot of ups and downs, but we should all be proud of how far we have come. Come with...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

Interact. Don’t attack. Stick to the facts.

Editorial Staff
March 30, 2022

Last night, the Lancer Spirit turned off comments on our Instagram post promoting a news article about the recent vandalism in the bathrooms because the comments were becoming accusatory, inappropriate...

Editorials represent the opinion of the Lancer Spirit Editorial Board.

We’re over it, underclassmen

This editorial was originally published in the Jan/Feb issue of the Lancer Spirit Magazine.
Editorial Staff
March 7, 2022

It’s expected that incoming freshmen will have some adjusting to do since you’re not used to the culture of our high school. However, the problem is you’re not adjusting. Instead, it’s like you...

Elective classes will be canceled if students dont sign up.

Elective classes will be canceled if students don’t sign up.

Editorial Board
February 23, 2022

Low student numbers means canceled classes, so if you haven't completed your course selection, the time is now. Otherwise, you might miss your chance to take the variety of elective classes available...

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 Blue Star Lancers want to send packages to troops with connections to students and staff at LHS

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...

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