Is East Lyme High School Safe?

Shootings across the country have raised awareness for saftey in school

On the morning of April 20, 1999, two heavily armed teenagers shot and killed 12 students, a teacher, and wounded 23 others before killing themselves in Columbine, Colorado. Schools across the nation, including East Lyme High School, responded by implementing new security measures; however, nearly 20 years and too many school shootings later, communities continue to address school safety, and clearly other additional measures are needed. Continue reading “Is East Lyme High School Safe?”

ELHS Walks Out To Honor Parkland Students

Students and administrators organize non-political walkout as tribute to victims of Florida shooting.

By Sana Gupta

One month after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida that claimed the lives of 17 individuals, schools across the country participated in school walkouts on March 14 at 10 a.m. for 17 minutes as a tribute to those who lost their lives, and to rally for gun control. Continue reading “ELHS Walks Out To Honor Parkland Students”