• Environmental Students Take On Kayaking

    Environmental Students Take On Kayaking

    Justin Pradere, Editor in Chief

    March 29, 2017

    On Mar. 17th, students in the Environmental Academy spent the day at the Virginia Key Outdoor Center as a regular Friday turned into a kayaking trip through the waters of Key Biscayne. Science teacher Ms. Lyanne Abreu, five chaperones, and thirty students partook in this experience that was one to reme...

    Juniors and seniors in the Environmental Academy spent the day at Virginia Key Outdoor Center on Mar. 17th. Credit: Lyanne Abreu

  • A Day at the Zoo

    A Day at the Zoo

    Justin Pradere, Editor in Chief

    March 17, 2017

    On Friday, Mar. 10, the Zoology classes of TERRA visited Zoo Miami and got up close and personal with the many animals in their habitats. Zoology teacher Ms. Erica Echeverri has engaged her students in an ongoing conversation about conservation and endangered species; making it her mission to educat...

    Ms. Erica Echeverri's zoology students spent the day at the zoo on Mar. 10th. Credit: Erica Echeverri

  • Tracking with the Pack at Busch Gardens

    Tracking with the Pack at Busch Gardens

    Kristine Toraya and Emilie Santirzo

    March 10, 2017

    Every year, the activity students look forward to the most is their class trip. This year, the Class of 2018 went to Busch Gardens in Tampa. Unlike other amusement parks, Busch Gardens holds one of the largest zoos with safaris and animals to correlate to its African theme. It has 6 top rated, thrilling r...

    Juniors Victoria Flynn and Sandy Dominguez at Busch Gardens on Mar. 4th

    Justin Pradere

  • Future Pathway for the Class of 2017

    Future Pathway for the Class of 2017

    Kaitlyn Parada and Isabella Montano

    March 10, 2017

    As the school year comes to an end, seniors are finding out whether or not they got accepted to the colleges they have applied to. For most seniors, the application process is the most strenuous part of the year, filled with meeting deadlines, writing essays and asking for recommendation forms. But o...

  • Seniors Embark on a Safari

    Seniors Embark on a Safari

    Kyannah Diaz, Section Editor

    March 2, 2017

    The Class of 2017 packed their bags and went on a safari to Jungle Island for the annual senior breakfast on Jan. 31. When the seniors arrived at the venue, they made their way to the Treetop Ballroom which had been set up and decorated by the class officers. Senior Sofiah Santamaria said, “The officer...

    Seniors Lauren Baldaccini, Stephanie Ocejo, Adriana Pizarro, and Aliyah Basit at Senior Breakfast at Jungle Island on Jan. 31 Photo credit: Stephanie Ocejo's Twitter account.

  • TERRA Put a Ring On It

    TERRA Put a Ring On It

    Kristine Toraya, News Writer

    March 2, 2017

    On Feb. 15th, the Class of 2018 received their rings officiating them as upperclassmen, being recognized as the first major milestone towards high school graduation. “At the ring ceremony, I realized how quick these four years are going by and how soon we’ll be graduating and moving on in life,...

    Juniors Rodrigo Encalada, Arturo Arredondo, Jose-Daniel Hernandez, Jose Agurto, and Javier Cueto showing off their rings at the ceremony.

    Justin Pradere

  • A Game of the Ages

    A Game of the Ages

    Sai Talampally, Sports Writer

    February 17, 2017

    Super Bowl LI opened on Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, with the New England Patriots competing against the Atlanta Falcons for the ultimate accomplishment in American football. A primetime matchup between the number one offense, Atlanta Falcons, battling the number one defense and a top tier offense, the New...

    One of the New England Patriots' players after their win against the Atlanta Falcons at Super Bowl LI. Photo credit: The Boston Herald

  • New Year, New Courses

    New Year, New Courses

    Kristine Toraya and Emilie Santirzo

    February 17, 2017

    When receiving subject selection sheets for the 2017-2018 school year, TERRA students were surprised to see some changes. A new elective and math subject were added while all core and AP classes were separated between honors and honors gifted.   “I think it was a good idea for the school...

    Counselor Mercedes Fowler with freshman Gabriel Nuñez deciding on the courses he will take next year.

    Justin Pradere

  • College Bound Wolves

    College Bound Wolves

    Justin Pradere, Editor in Chief

    February 17, 2017

    There is nothing like stepping onto a college campus as a prospective student. It is a sneak peek into campus life, including everything from the living quarters and dining halls. But the college trip was so much more than just seeing schools; it opened my eyes to the reality of growing up and the s...

    Junior Carolina Navajas pictured at FSU.

    Justin Pradere

  • Legacy of Two Legends

    Legacy of Two Legends

    Kaitlyn Parada, Entertainment Writer

    January 20, 2017

    On December 27, 2016, the world was devastated by the unexpected news of Carrie Fisher’s passing. The actress went into cardiac arrest and was rushed to UCLA Medical Center, where she ultimately died after four days. Even more shocking was the death of Fisher’s mother, Debbie Reynolds, a day later. R...

    Hollywood icons, Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher passed away in late December, one day apart.

Entertainment and Technology

Ed Sheeran Shows Ambition in ÷

Ed Sheeran's latest album was released on Mar. 3rd.

Ed Sheeran Shows Ambition in ÷

Ana Diaz and Lizth Romero

Ed Sheeran released his new album, ÷ (Divide), on Mar. 3rd. The album is part of the trilogy “+” and “X”, which came out in 2011 and 2014, respectively. Fans have waited two years for this album release. Sophomore...

A Recap of the 2017 Oscars

A Recap of the 2017 Oscars

Sophia Cruz-Peraza, Alejandra Nogueira, and Bianca Avila

The Academy Awards – more commonly referred to as “the Oscars” – is the most prestigious film award ceremony. The glamor and lure of the Oscars bring together Hollywood’s most prominent figures, both established and u...

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Features

New Wolves Dominating Sports

New Wolves Dominating Sports

Maria Vilchez, News Writer

Sports at TERRA regain dedication, commitment, and passion. This school year, many freshmen are involve...

March 10No Comments

A Recap of the 2017 Oscars

A Recap of the 2017 Oscars

Sophia Cruz-Peraza, Alejandra Nogueira, and Bianca Avila

The Academy Awards – more commonly referred to as “the Oscars” – is the most prestigious fil...

March 10No Comments

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Student Life

Environmental Students Take On Kayaking

Environmental Students Take On Kayaking

Justin Pradere, Editor in Chief

On Mar. 17th, students in the Environmental Academy spent the day at the Virginia Key Outdoor Center as a regular Friday turned into a kayaking trip through the waters of Key Biscayne. Science teacher Ms. Lyanne Abreu, five ...

March 29

A Day at the Zoo

A Day at the Zoo

Justin Pradere, Editor in Chief

On Friday, Mar. 10, the Zoology classes of TERRA visited Zoo Miami and got up close and personal with the many animals in their habitats. Zoology teacher Ms. Erica Echeverri has engaged her students in an ongoing conversa...

March 17

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Sports

Pitching an Impressive Season

Pitching an Impressive Season

Samantha Garcia and Delaney Granados

Baseball season has begun and the TERRA baseball team is working hard every day for the season. The team won their first game 5-2 on Feb. 21 against Cor...

March 10

Go Hard or Go Home

Go Hard or Go Home

Nicole Hernandez and Brandon Lara

The month of February is filled with tension and excitement as the season for softball begins. Tryouts took place Jan. 30 through Feb. 2 and were coac...

March 10

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