The Irvington Voice

Work To Rule’s Effects On Student Activities

Mr. Rodocker, the advisory of Creative Writing Club, is no longer allowed to host meetings in his room during lunch.

Felicia Mo, Staff Writer

January 16, 2019

With Work to Rule in effect, Irvington’s teachers are not working outside of their paid hours. As a result, teacher advisors, who spend voluntary, unpaid time assisting clubs have the option of suspending student organizations altogether. Thus, clubs that rely on their advisors during lunch or after ...

A Walker To Remember

“The very first thing that I wanted to do was teach. When I got my degree in drama, I didn’t want to become an unemployed actor because that was usually the situation, and my ego kept me from teaching drama – and that was a mistake . . . But I’m teaching now and I’m happy about it.”

Fiona Zhao, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016

The coach of the boys’ and girls’ tennis team for the past three years, Mr. Lyle Walker is a familiar face at Irvington. This year, as Walker undertakes a long-term challenge to substitute sophomore and senior English classes in P-16, he weighs his options: though he is currently eligible to subst...

Irvington Staff and Students Participate in Community Night

November 25, 2014

By Medha Acharya | Staff Writer Irvington High School partnered with “Race to Nowhere” director Vicky Abeles to create a first-ever “Community Night” aimed at getting students to spend more time with families by removing homework. The initiative, Assistant Principal Mr. Jackson said, was fueled...

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