Applause, laughter and tears are three thing that came from the audience on Friday, April 26 during the 7 p.m. showing of Avengers Endgame. Since Avengers Infinity War, people all over have been talking about how the story would end, how the Avengers would handle what happened in the latest of movie of the series and of course, what happened to everyone that was killed in infinity war.
After meeting with the structural engineer on Monday, April 29 Marc Slaton reveals that the plan is undetermined as how to fix the damages. Until the engineer releases his concerns and the extent of the damage to the building the school will remain to avoid the room.
“In the next day or two, he will release an opinion to us about the wall, the building, and necessary repairs he sees. At that point, we are going to have a contractor provide us an estimate of the needed repairs,” said Slaton.
Slaton hopes that the construction to repair the damage will be done in within a couple of months.
As of late the New Tech building has be reopened to its students with the exception of Madame Couch’s room. To avoid overcrowding at the main building the administrators moved up the annual New Tech community service day to Tuesday, April 30, from the original date in May.
Student council members collect money on hat day for the Smith family. Photos of the Smith’s house show that bedrooms were tossed around, rooms and objects were charred, and the house got so hot that the metal roofing on porch melted down.
“It all happened within like five minutes. We just ran outside and waited for the fire department,” said Jordy Smith (10).
At roughly five in the morning on March 14, the home of Jordy Smith caught on fire due to a short circuit in the utility room. Jordy’s mother Linda Smith said that she left for work at 2:30 a.m. and then her husband left at about 4:30 a.m. at five she got the call that her home was on fire.
For those students who are willing to work, save money and give up things that they do not need, there will be two travel opportunities in the summer of 2020. New Tech French teacher Ondra Couch and High Schools that Work Spanish teacher Lana Coverdale will both be hosting a trip two summers from now. Couch will be going to South Africa and Coverdale will be taking her students to Belize. Each trip will be in the beginning of June.
The trip to Belize will be a seven day adventure with Coverdale to a Spanish speaking destination where students can see Mayan ruins and more. Coverdale sees the trip as a learning experience that will be filled with activities.
“It’s not just a learning experience, but more active and we will being doing stuff everyday,” said Coverdale.