May 14, 2014

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Last year's Angry Birds Competition

Flippin’ the Bird for ASK

By Briana Hendrix   Keeping up with the annual ASK tradition, on Friday there will be angry birds flying through the air over Haynes Park. The competition, named after the popular Angry Birds game, has scholars building  catapults and trebuchets  that launch projectiles at targets of varying distances. Angry Birds started in the Spring of 2011 as […]

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May 5, 2014

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Photo Courtesy of Rachael Sewards

Project Manager's classrooms were taken over by seniors for the end of the year prank last week.

Scholar’s Takeover the Project Manager’s Classrooms for Senior Prank

  By Ryley Thompson Last week scholars walked into classrooms with Saran Wrapped white boards, trash cans, desks and chairs. Cups of water were turned upside down on desks, and photos of celebrity actor Nicholas Cage were posted around certain project manager’s classrooms. A group of seniors came into the building after hours to pull off the […]

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April 29, 2014

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Student Government Holds Elections – President Passes on Leadership

Each member holding a position was sworn into their duties by the, now resigned, president.

Staff Report Student Government has gone through a year of major changes and steps forward. The group held a recruitment session earlier in the semester and doubled in size, and also made the recent talent show a possibility. Led by Senior Austin Reed, who has been a devoted member, Student Government has been diligent in […]

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April 29, 2014

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ReCon Highlights Scholars Varying Interests

By Lelanita Davenport Every semester at ASK, scholars come up with independent projects to study for their weekly Research in Action class. Some projects are a continuation of a semester before, others are brand new. Each project will be presented at the biannual Research Conference (ReCon) this Thursday at the Italian-American Club after school. Junior Ryan Pipkin is […]

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April 28, 2014

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Questions You Might Be Afraid to Ask

Drawing by Jacob Lutz

  Master Shimada: Lighting a Fire Under Your Essays Since 1998 In Project Manager Nadyne Shimada’s last senior column of the year, she prepares pending graduates for the all that may happen in their first year of dorm living   – Before there was YouTube, there was “Dear Ms. Shimada…”  Even with YouTube, I still get e-mail […]

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April 28, 2014

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Room For Growth in First-Annual Talent Show

Last Thursday, ASK Academy’s first-ever talent show went down in a packed room at the Elk’s Lodge. The show, put on by the Student Council, boasted 14  acts, ranging from singing, to comedy skits, to video game programming. While some aspects of the show went smoothly, there were quite a few technical difficulties with the […]

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April 28, 2014

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Scholars Participate in Earth Day at Botanic Garden

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      By Jordan Hines The BioPark of Albuquerque is celebrating Earth Day in a big way and ASK Scholars got the opportunity to get involved. The Botanic Garden has created the Pollinator Garden which will feature “bee hotels” designed and constructed by scholars from The Academy. The Botanic Garden reached out to schools […]

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April 23, 2014

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A Night of High School Glamour: King and Queen to be Announced at Prom

By Kirsten Morales ASK Academy’s first prom is taking place this Friday from 8-10:30 p.m. at the Italian-American Association next door to the school. Tickets are $10 per person if pre ordered, and $12 at the door. Prom is for high school scholars only; middle school has their own dances. Anyone who is looking to […]

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April 21, 2014

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NHS Boasts Record Number of Inductees

New members were inducted into the National Honor's Society in early April.

By Leah Perea NHS is a prominent club on campus, though many scholars may not understand what the organization actually does. The National Honor Society is a group of scholars that gather together to help out the community by hosting different activities, which help students learn responsibility, leadership skills, and the importance of giving back. […]

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December 16, 2013

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Students Delve Into Personal Interests at Research Conference

By Briana Hendrix Photos By Mario Andreatta Last Thursday scholars from The ASK Academy celebrated ReCon, or Research Conference, at the Italian American club. The high school, along with a few middle school scholars presented their research projects to project managers, parents, and members of the community. Scholars have spent the past semester researching various […]

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