Have we Really Returned to School?

by Sasha Rabinowitz In September of 2021, students and teachers alike returned to school after more than a year of online education. Juniors and Sophomores entered the building for what seemed like the… Continue reading

Have the Oscars Become Obsolete?

by Kali Tapper At one point, The Oscars were the highest award a filmmaker could receive. The excitement leading up to them was so great, that the months from early November to Mid-March… Continue reading

FSSA’s Rent: What has changed since 2015?

by Brianna Almonte As the opening night of Frank Sinatra School of the Arts’ (FSSA) production of Rent comes closer, students often ask cast members within the musical how and why certain shows… Continue reading

Opinion: Should Masks Remain Required in NYC Schools?

by Sasha Rabinowitz and Briana Almonte On February 10th, New York joined New Jersey in repealing a COVID-19 requirement that required face coverings in most indoor public places — but will keep masking… Continue reading

Opinion: Before We Drop the Mandates, Let’s Drop the Act

by Kaylin Ruiz It’s safe to say that we’re all tired of wearing masks. They’re uncomfortable, hurt our ears, and get way too hot and sweaty after wearing them for too long. And… Continue reading

The First Gen Student Experience

By Mia Reese Bravo From across the ocean, America, Land of the Free, beckons to those who are in search of new opportunities, attracted by the prospect of a new beginning in an… Continue reading

The Moop Corner

By Michaela Cudjoe

Sounds Around Sinatra

Compiled by Briana Almonte At Frank Sinatra School of the Arts (FSSA), one can find themselves in a trance as they walk through the stairwell or pass by the classrooms of the Instrumental… Continue reading

FSSA Welcomes Mr. Mullany

by Brianna Almonte Mr. Mullany nervously stood at the edge of the piano in the music theory room: “I am so nervous I have never been interviewed like this before,” he said. It… Continue reading

COVID Revived Pokémon Go

By Andy Yang In the atrium of Frank Sinatra School of the Arts (FSSA), you can find groups of students sitting in packs helping one another raid local “gyms,” taking turns placing magnets… Continue reading