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The Bobcat Prowl

The Bobcat Prowl

The Student News Site of South Windsor High School

The Bobcat Prowl

Last years SWHS student recipients who received a Dollars for Scholars scholarship.

Dollars for Scholars

Over 50 scholarships available for South Windsor graduating students.
Esha Malli, Staff Writer April 24, 2024

In the landscape of higher education, financial barriers stand in the way between students and their academic aspirations. The Dollars for Scholars, a national initiative by Scholarship America, has been...

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Prom dresses hang on display ready to be bought by those in attendance of the annual event.

Should Prom Follow Juniors to Senior Year?

Izabel Dzubin and Mia Ruiz April 24, 2024

When students finally reach high school, they endure three long years before their junior prom finally arrives. Most people dream of the night when they get to dress in formal attire, dance the night...

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Denise Ruddy holding a homemade birdhouse that she sold at the event.

Mother’s Day Came Early – for Earth!

Maanya Pande, Finance Manager April 23, 2024

On Saturday April 20th, the South Windsor Parks and Recreation Department hosted the second annual Earth Day celebration at Rye Street Park. The celebration had a plethora of vendors and activities, both...

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The New York Times Square in Manhattan, New York, and also a boundary to Broadway, New York.

A Trip Back in Time

Kaylee Turner, Staff Writer April 22, 2024

The South Windsor High School music department ventured to the Winter Garden Theatre on Broadway, in New York on Wednesday, April 17th. The classes sat down to enjoy Back to the Future: The Musical on...

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Descending to Greatness

A tour through SWHS's basement.
Keerthana Toram and Pooravi Srivastava April 22, 2024

Check out the exciting classes offered in the basement.

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Jalen Canales getting shots in before his big game against Suffield.


Featured Athlete: Jalen Canales
Adam Albaghdadi, Staff Writer April 22, 2024

Junior lacrosse champ, Jalen Canales is a fast and creative student athlete who loves to have fun and compete at the same time.  Canales has been playing lacrosse for 11 years, battling alongside Senior...

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Tech education teacher and Bobcat Nation News advisor in front of the tool wall in the woodworking classroom.

SWHS’s Jack of All Trades

Featured teacher: Mr. Jarvis
Andrew Kronnenwetter, Staff Writer April 22, 2024

Broadcast news, woodworking, and construction teacher, Mr. Joseph Jarvis has been a huge part of SWHS’ entertainment and news programs, giving students exemplary experiences for years.  Jarvis teaches...

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Brayden Edwards delivers a pitch during the Bobcats 10-0 win over Wethersfield.

‘Cats Dominate Wethersfield Behind Edwards’ No-Hitter

Eli Schwartzman, Web Manager April 20, 2024

The South Windsor High School baseball team traveled to Wethersfield to take on the Eagles on Friday, April 19, coming away with a big victory powered by sophomore Brayden Edwards no-hitter through the...

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Big Dawg Home Improvement

Annalyse McKenna, Staff Writer April 19, 2024

Local business Big Dawg Home Improvements is a thriving business in the South Windsor community. This small business was started by a veteran, a father of 5, and a husband, Matthew McKenna. McKenna’s...

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Barbara Eddy, ASL teacher in her classroom on the second floor.

Eddy Wraps up her Final Year Teaching at SWHS

Ethan Sands, Staff Writer April 19, 2024

After nearly 20 years of service in the South Windsor School District, SWHS’s American Sign Language (ASL) teacher Barbara Eddy is retiring in June 2024. She has taught at SWHS since 2010, starting as...

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