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November 27, 2018

(In order of appearance) Nadia Wong, Mikayla Friday, and Jacob Gancedo 

(Photo taken by: Bryana White)



      Congratulations to our Poetry Jam winners! Nadia Wong placed first, Jacob Gancedo placed second, and Mikayla Friday placed t...

November 16, 2018

          Last weekend, Alyssa Hendrix claimed first place at the FHSAA Cross Country state meet in Tallahassee. She is ecstatic she finally won.

          “I got third my freshman year and second my sophomore year. Now in my junior year, I won first...

November 16, 2018

                Members of the Shark Encounter newspaper staff, and the Voyage Sans Fin literary magazine participated in the Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) district competition at the University of South Florida Nov. 9. The representatives of Riverview Hi...

November 16, 2018

          The Riverview High School Soccer teams have been very pleasing to both Head Boys Coach Darik Olson and Head Girls Coach George Fearon. Both teams took a solid win on Wednesday November 14 against Spoto High School.

          During the boys...

November 6, 2018

Katy Karpenske


  • English 1 Honors

  • Teacher Talent Developer

  • 11 years’ experience


  • Bachelors in Creative Writing with a minor in religion from Florida State University

  • Master in Educational Leadership from St. Leo’s

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