Manual RedEye

Students, teachers to participate in Action for Africa talent show on March 30

Lisa Pham

March 29, 2012

On March 26, those participating in the Action for Africa talent show came together for rehearsal. The show will be on Friday, March 30. On that day, the other side of Mr. Wooldridge will be revealed as he sings and...

SBDM meets March 7 to discuss a proposed name change by the CMA department

Kelsi White

March 9, 2012

Manual’s Site Based Decision Making (SBDM) committee met on March 7 to discuss a proposed name change for the Communications and Media Arts (CMA) program to take place at the start of the 2013-2014 school year. The program would...

Hiking club takes first steps at Bernheim Forest

Taylor Ratliff

January 3, 2012

On Dec. 2, the unofficial Hiking Club had its first hike at Bernheim Forest.  Six seniors walked the two-mile Iron Ore hike.   "I was really pleased with how the hike went and I am super stoked for future hikes," said Erin Br...

Jefferson County School Board recognizes National Merit Semifinalists

Cara Burch

December 4, 2011

On Monday, October 24, the JCPS School Board gave recognition to students at duPont Manual High School for becoming National Merit Semifinalists and National Achievement Semifinalists.  The students were announced at Monday night...

Manual’s National Merit semifinalists are announced for the Class of 2012

Erian Bradley

October 12, 2011

On September 14, it was announced that 43 Manual students are semifinalists for National Merit. Manual is ranked first in the state for National Merit scholarship in public schools, and 14th in the nation. There are about 22,000 high...

Juniors are encouraged to use TCA prep


October 2, 2011

With the ACT fast approaching and last year’s ACT Plan scores mailed out, both Counselor Marti Johnston and Principle Larry Wooldridge urged the juniors to make use of the TCA/ACT prep provided on the school website, be...

SBDM meets to discuss reform and new policies

Kelsi White

September 19, 2011

The duPont Manual SBDM (Site-Based Decision Making) council met September 7 to discuss new decisions and policies.Among the issues discussed were the rationale behind the use of graduation cords, presented by Ms. Elizabeth Palm...

First day schedule released

August 14, 2011

Storms may have delayed the first day of school, but the adjusted first day schedule will simply shift to the next day. In the administrative calendar released by school secretary Ms. Beverley Meng, the first day will have th...

Snow day update: Finals and class schedule

December 13, 2010

Mr. Larry Wooldridge (Principal) has issued a reminder that finals are still to take place on schedule this week, and that Tuesday will be a white day. Finals and class schedule: Tuesday: W1 and W4 finals, normal schedule Wednesday:...