This is a high school newspaper? Yikes. If these students were coming into my journalism program, they’d be teaching me stuff.
Howard Owens has some interesting thoughts, including this:
I don’t know whether to say, “this is your competition,” or “it’s a good sign for our industry that a high school news site would so closely mimic a lot of newspaper.com conventions.” It might also provide a barometer for what high school students expect in a news site.