no recess

february 2027
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Principal: Bekah Grimsley, Teachers: Brooklyn Lange and Rosabella Steinman
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Alice had been hired seasonally to help upper classmen with their SAT scores and applying for scholarships; she also provided career counseling to those interested. It had been the best money Bekah had spent in recent years, aside from hiring Brooklyn and Rosabella to round out the staffing.

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ring the bell

april 2024
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Principal: Bekah Grimsley, Teachers: Brooklyn Lange, and Rosabella Steinman
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narrated by: Bekah Grimsley

Spring fever has hit the halls like a brick, I have to admit that I’m suffering from it as well. It’s just been a long year of hormones, relationships, crushes, and rejection. I am looking forward to summer break, though regretfully I will spend it with Willa and her tantrums.

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everything under the sun

march 2020
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Senior Class: Alice London, Lauren Schehl, Brooklyn Lange, and Rosabella Steinman

narrated by: Bekah Grimsley

We were fortunate to receive budgeting to expand the high school, now we are better able to equip the teenagers of the county for the real world. Unfortunately we are very short staffed, so the teachers we do have, are doubling up on duties for the time being.

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learning to teach

january 2018
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narrated by: Oliver

Now that I’m a junior at Eastborough, I am doing my student teaching, one term here at Jefferson High and next fall I will be at the Grammar School. When I found out that the High School was going to be my first teaching experience, I had gotten concerned. I actually went to school with Hadley, sort of anyway, she was friends with Paloma, maybe still are, I wouldn’t really know.

I just thought it might be weird, especially with my siblings, Elias, Julius, and Zilla being students here. The Counselors that do scheduling don’t really care about any of that though.

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straight ahead

september 2012
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previous update: spring 2011

narrated by Lainey Grimsley

For the first week of a school a red-lettered banner hung above the door, reading “Welcome Students to Jefferson High, and below it read: Aim High and Achieve. The wind tore it off with the help of Colin and Luca Traver. When I was in fifth grade, my mother had taken the job as teacher of the Junior Classes, and if that wasn’t bad enough, she was promoted to principal this summer. My own mother, the principal of my school for the next seven years.


(junior high kids sitting, high school kids standing, seniors on the steps, next to principal bekah grimsley)

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