The Point

Is college a cool career in your future? Do research before deciding

Bryanna Dawson, Reporter

April 21, 2019

Throughout four years of high school, students attempt to prepare themselves to take on college - and then the real world. The process, however, starts in junior year when students begin to think about what professions they are...

Scheduling marks the start of the upcoming school year

Johvan Merilus, Reporter

February 18, 2019

As the school year starts to wind down, teachers and students alike start looking toward next year. Scheduling for classes next year has already begun. This is where students will be brought up to speak with counselors and discuss...

Bright Futures Scholarship

Hailey Dillard, Reporter

January 7, 2019

Bright Futures Scholarship Bright futures is a good way to get free money. The program is split up in to various awards, based on the student’s academic track, grades, and test scores.   Gold Seal Vocational Seal: 75% of Public...

Scholarships not just for Seniors

Angelique Cuadrado, Reporter

November 12, 2018

It is never too early to start looking for scholarships to enroll in college. Many people think that the students will have to wait until their senior year to apply for scholarships, but they can start applying as early as their...

Addiction harmful to everyone; not just user

By Susan Norford, Reporter

October 28, 2018

Malcolm James McCormick, also known as Mac Miller, was found dead in his Studio City, Calif. residence caused by a supposed drug overdose last month. The popular rapper was always very vocal about his struggles with addiction...

Tattooing for a Cause

Tattooing for a Cause

By Hailey Dillard, Reporter

October 28, 2018

Putting a ‘Cap’ on AP Education

Kiana Paulino, Reporter

October 28, 2018

AP Capstone is a reasonably new program to the Poinciana High School campus, starting just last year. Poinciana High School English teacher Reed Buckstead was tasked to head up the program alone, teaching AP Seminar. This yea...

The Meaning Behind Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Paola Andujar, Reporter

October 20, 2018

October is known for being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, however many people question the meaning behind it. Breast Cancer Awareness month is an annual health campaign that is organized by major Breast Cancer charities in Oc...

Two Shows Featured in the Coming Days

Solana Pimentel, Reporter

April 25, 2018

Two big shows are planned as the school year winds to a close. The talent show will be 7 p.m., Thursday in the auditorium. The event is free to attend but donations are expected. All proceeds will be donated to the drama department. English...

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