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Students rally for Rubio

Students rally for Rubio

Alan Imar

March 10, 2016

As the bell rang on Thursday, March 9 marking the end of the school day, seniors Veronika Bondarenko and Daniela Rojzman, as well as sophomore Alan Imar, rushed to Milander Park in Hialeah, Fla. to attend a Marco Rubio for President rally. Marco Rubio, Florida's junior senator, launched his campaign...

Krop students win Best in State in Verizon Innovative App Challenge

Krop students win Best in State in Verizon Innovative App Challenge

Corbin Bolies

January 11, 2016

A team of Krop Students, including juniors Ben Manley, Clinton Jules, Chase Feldman, Monica Wang and sophomore sisters Stephanie and Eliza Morton competed in the Verizon Innovative App Challenge, winning Best in State for their app idea, "Languasign." Check out their commercial for their app below, and...

Krop students take on winter break

Krop students take on winter break

The Staff

January 4, 2016

Here are some interesting winter break anecdotes from Krop Students, brought to you by The Strike Staff. Check them out below! Dylan Hopen: During this year’s winter break, sophomore Dylan Hopen visited South Carolina to explore the state’s rich militaristic history and take part in New Year...

Best Buddies visit La Ventana farm

Best Buddies visit La Ventana farm

Mayan Derhy

December 10, 2015

On Thursday, Dec. 10 the Best Buddies club organized a field trip for 20 buddies to "La Ventana de Los Cielos," a farm in homestead that accommodates for kids with special needs so that they an play with the animals and enjoy outdoor activities. "I think the best part of the trip was the opportun...

NJROTC Students have more appreciation for Veterans Day

NJROTC Students have more appreciation for Veterans Day

Kevin Bauernfeind

November 23, 2015

Everyone likes a day off of school, but for students in Navy Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (NJROTC) Veterans Day is more meaningful. For students of the NJROTC program Veterans Day means more than a day off. They have a direct connection to veterans in the classroom. Students work with them...

Amber Lubie wins Mockingjay prize pack

Amber Lubie wins Mockingjay prize pack

Corbin Bolies

November 16, 2015

After many entries and a lot of fantastic responses, The Lightning Strike Online is happy to announce that senior Amber Lubie has won our contest to win a prize pack for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2! We can't wait to see you at the screening, Amber! There will be more contests in the future,...

Check out pictures from Dr. Trafton’s farewell party!

Check out pictures from Dr. Trafton's farewell party!

Ethan Curtis

October 27, 2015

After teaching at Krop for 17 years, a surprise party was the least that several different students and teachers could have done to say goodbye to a teacher that has left an impact one many different students one way or another. Students gathered in Dr. Buncher’s room after school on Tuesday, October...

#FBF: Flashback Fashion

It's 2008, the year of change, and these students changed it up with their alternative look.

Gal Mintz

October 9, 2015

Reminiscing on a time where school attire was a choice of the students, the students of Krop never fail to disappoint with the uniqueness of their school outfits throughout the years. Whether they rock the "just got out of bed look" or the "school is my runway look," from 2008 till 2015, the styles...

Baglos leaves tradition of excellence

Baglos leaves tradition of excellence

Mayan Derhy

October 9, 2015

Anyone who has attended an orientation with former Principal Dawn Baglos has felt her dominant presence in the auditorium as she described her expectations for her students, or as she called them, “her kids.” “I expect nothing short of excellence,” Baglos said. “That is the standard and...

Harley returns to her roots in north region

Harley returns to her roots in north region

Jacob Singer

October 6, 2015

New principal Dr. Allison Harley knows that Krop has a tradition of excellence and is aware of how well the Dawn Baglos administration upheld that tradition. But despite that, Harley is excited to preserve Krop’s excellence through her own brand of education. In order to understand who Harl...

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