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The Bird Feed

The Student News Site of South Forsyth High School

The Bird Feed

The Student News Site of South Forsyth High School

The Bird Feed

Infographic describing statistics of young voters during the 2022 Midterm Election.
Becoming an Adult in America: Voting is the Best way to Ensure Democracy Thrives
Carmel Yonas, Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter • December 14, 2022
Getting your flu shot is a sure way to stay safe from the flu. Last year, only half of the US population was vaccinated. This year, The CDC predicts an even more severe flu season.
Feeling Under the Weather: Flu Season 2022 Brings a Variety of Respiratory Illnesses
Avani Prabhu, Copy Editor • December 9, 2022
This Is a severe volcanic eruption taking place. It is similar to the Mauna Loa volcanic eruption.
World’s Largest Active Volcano Erupts for the First Time in 38 Years
Tally Meer, Staff Writer • November 30, 2022
Williams teaches the class how to factor inequalities and find the solution with interval notation. It was a complex topic at first, but thanks to Williams patience in answering questions and repetition in explaining why it works, students quickly learned the standards.
'A Lasting Impact': Willing Williams can Craft her way out of any Problem
Rathna Malapati, Assistant Clubs Editor • January 11, 2023
Diya Maheshwaris Parents, Sameer Maheshwari, and Priyanka Maheshwari after their naturalization process took place.
From Paperwork to the Polls: The Immigrant Experience Shows Voting is a Privilege
Diya Maheshwari, Arts and Entertainment Editor • December 14, 2022
SFHS alum Ruwa Romman (11) becomes Georgias first ever Palestinian-American elected official and the first Muslim woman in the State House. Romman was a first-time candidate elected as the representative for District 97, which includes parts of Johns Creek, Suwanee and Duluth.
'I Want People to see me for who I am': South Alumna Ruwa Romman Secures Historic Election to Georgia State House
Maggie Craig, Simra Waheed, and Rathna Malapati December 12, 2022
Meet the Staff
Carmel Yonas
Carmel Yonas
Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter

Carmel Yonas is a senior at South Forsyth High School, and is so thrilled to be starting her final year in journalism as the Senior Reporter for The Bird Feed. In her free time, Carmel loves to read, write,...

Aditi Ashok
Aditi Ashok
Social Media Manager & Staff Writer

Aditi Ashok is a Sophomore at South Forsyth High School and is keen to start her first year as a staff writer and social media manager for The Bird Feed! Some of her passions include music, coding, and...

Student at library. As students all around the nation head back to school, many still struggle with comparing themselves to others and obsessing over academics. Students believe that acceptance into the top schools can only come from being one step ahead of their peers. As a result, many students that left high school have permanent damage to their mental, physical, and emotional states.
Don't Let 'High Achieving' Students Make You Feel Anything Less
Carmel Yonas, Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter • October 19, 2022

Out of everything that causes stress for teens—whether it's their home life, peers, academics, or health—school...

Introducing the War Eagle Way! South Forsyth High School initiates a new policy to help students stay engaged in the classroom and to encourage being on time. The new disciplinary system saw a reduction of tardies and phone usage at South.
Make Way for 'The War Eagle Way': It's More Necessary Than You Think
Rathna Malapati, Assistant Clubs Editor • September 17, 2022

I took in the afternoon sunshine as I sat down beside a wall near the Arena for lunch. “Isn’t...

The SAT. Students are spending much time studying for a test that is unlikely to help in their future professions - and it makes sense. Although these scores are pretty important towards your chances to getting into college, schools have gone easier on the importance of them since the COVID crisis.
Stressing Over Testing: Standardized Test Scores are Overrated
Saanvi Tatipalli and Tisha Kaur April 13, 2022

Remember the anxiety you had the night before the SAT or ACT, when you thought that this test will make...

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Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery is the latest murder mystery in Netflixs catalogue. Released on Dec. 23, 2022, the movie received praise and high ratings from audiences and critics alike.
Shattering Whodunnit Stereotypes: 'Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery' is a Murder Mystery With Layers
Diya Maheshwari, Arts and Entertainment Editor • January 7, 2023

Netflix's "Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery" is a layered murder mystery that shatters many preconceived...

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever (2022) continues the legacy of the Black Panther started by Chadwick Boseman, while tackling heavier themes such as navigating grief and loss. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever came out on Nov. 11 and received mixed reviews from critics and fans alike.
A Legacy That Lasts "Forever"
Diya Maheshwari, Arts and Entertainment Editor • December 13, 2022

This article contains spoilers for the Marvel Studios film "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever." "Black...

Stuck in the Middle star Jenna Ortega readapts the role of Wednesday in the new Netflix series Wednesday. Christina Ricci, the actress who played Wednesday in the 1991 film, The Addams Family played a supporting role in the Netflix original.
Netflix's "Wednesday" is a Supernaturally Good Hit
Maggie Craig, Editor-In-Chief • November 30, 2022

Thrilling murder mysteries, frightening monsters and a school of magical beings? No, this isn’t Harry...

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Meet of Champions. Sophomore Ben Winn races his final meet of the season and places 39th with a time of 16:45. On Saturday, November 12, South Forsyths varsity boys competed at the Meet of Champions invitational.
Ben Winn Leads the XC War Eagles Through an Exciting Season
Carmel Yonas, Opinions Editor & Senior Reporter • January 5, 2023

In the sport of running, there's never a guarantee someone will rise to the top. Even if they run Monday through Sunday, lift weights three days...

Christiano Ronaldo playing soccer in the stadium for his club team. Ronaldo recently signed a deal with Saudi Arabia for a record-breaking amount of money.
Ronaldo's Messy Breakup With Manchester United and his £300m+ Saudi Arabia Deal
Sophia Prashanth and Simra Waheed December 15, 2022

Professional soccer player Christiano Ronaldo has set records while playing for the Portuguese National Team and Manchester United. In 2003,...

Before kick-off, Senior athletes lined up to be celebrated at the final football game of the 2022 season. The War Eagles were ultimately victorious against West Forsyth, clinching a spot in the statewide playoffs. (Brady Lynn / The Bird Feed)
A Successful Senior Night: War Eagles Win Last Home Stadium Game of 2022
Brady Lynn, Sports Editor • November 6, 2022

To begin the celebratory night, all senior athletes were highlighted before the game. Senior student athletes lined up on the sideline with their...

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