Student News Site of Suncoast High School

The Legend

Student News Site of Suncoast High School

The Legend

Student News Site of Suncoast High School

The Legend

2019-2020 Staff

Traci Lowe

Traci Lowe

Traci Lowe has been the adviser for The Legend Newspaper for 7 years. In addition to the newspaper, Ms. Lowe has a passion for politics and writing, and teaches debate and journalism.

Kenjela Mullings

Kenjela Mullings

Kenjela Mullings is the Editor-In-Chief for the Legend. She and enjoys writing Lifestyle articles and doing a plethora of other activities. When Kenjela is not in school, she enjoys playing volleyball, dancing, and travelling.

Samirah Abellard

Samirah Abellard

Samirah Abellard is a staff writer for the Legend at Suncoast High School. She is 18 years old and she is currently a senior in the IB program. When Samirah isn’t freaking out about school work, she loves watching documentari...

Jack Swank

Jack Swank

Jack Swank is a staff writer for The Legend newspaper. He is in 12th grade and in the IB program. Jack enjoys to write about technology and the world around him. When he is not in school or writing, he is either scuba diving or...

Yashna Chowdhury

Yashna Chowdhury

This is Yashna’s second year in newspaper and she is a senior in the IB program. Since her parents are both from Bangladesh, her diet consists of rice and curry. When she has free time, she enjoys reading romance and rea...

Adrianna Estrada

Adrianna Estrada

Adrianna Estrada is the Lifestyle editor, and has been a part of the staff since her freshman year. Being an artist, she has helped her classmates with their design ideas, as well as helped draw photos to be put into her class...

Zarin Ismail

Zarin Ismail

Zarin Ismail is the editor-in-chief for The Legend for the 2020-2021 academic year and a senior in the IB program. Ismail first joined The Legend in 2018 as its News Editor and Website Manager.    As Ismail approaches h...

Shivani Shah

Shivani Shah

Shivani Shah is the managing editor for The Legend. She currently is a senior in the IB program and a third year staffer for the paper. She is passionate about journalism and medicine, and hopes to work in a field that can combin...

Jacki Eckstein

Jacki Eckstein

Jacki Eckstein is a third year writer and a first year editor for The Legend. Aside from working with The Legend staff, Jacki also was a three year debater and an aspiring teacher. Outside of school, she is heavily involved in her com...

Alex Skolnick

Alex Skolnick

Alex Skolnick is a junior at Suncoast High School. This is his second year as Copy Editor and third year writing for The Legend. He is an aspiring chemical engineer and spends his free time playing tennis and piano, as well doing work in...

Lauren Brensel

Lauren Brensel

Lauren Brensel is a senior at Suncoast High School in the IB Program. Going into her second year in Newspaper, Brensel enjoys writing opinion pieces and received 3rd Place in the 2020 Palm Beach Post Awards for Column Writing....

Grace Sergent

Grace Sergent

Grace is a junior in the IB program at Suncoast Community High school. She enjoys reading in her free time and write about world news during class.

Baelin Warthen

Baelin Warthen

Baelin Warthen is a senior in the IIT program .  He is the Vice President of the Black Student Union Club and also the Captain of the Boy Varsity Volleyball Team.

Zuri Romeo

Zuri Romeo

Zuri Romeo is a senior and is currently on the IIT Photography Track. She is a 4 year varsity volleyball player. She will major in Communications and Journalism when she attends college.

Valentina Jaramillo

Valentina Jaramillo

Valentina Jaramillo is a senior in the IB program. This is her first year writing as a staff writer for The Legend. She enjoys painting, writing, and going to the beach. She is a part of the Latin Dance club and president of the...

Artchard Jacquet

Artchard Jacquet

Artchard Jacquet is a staff writer for The Legend Newspaper at Suncoast. He is a Senior in the MSE Program. He enjoys spending time with his friends and playing basketball.

Damien Andre

Damien Andre

Damien Andre is a senior at Suncoast High School. He enjoys writing and reading. In his free time, he likes to listen to music and eat cookies.

Cedrick Charles

Cedrick Charles

IB senior and avid Tik Tok fan Cedrick Charles is a first year staff writer on The Legend. Charles is a very passionate about providing the students at Suncoast with quality stories to read. Along with writing for the newspaper,...

Sophie Karbstein

Sophie Karbstein

Sophie Karbstein is the opinions editor for The Legend and a sophomore planning to go into the IB program. She likes to spend time with her friends and play soccer.

Maya Calderon

Maya Calderon

Maya Calderon is a staff writer for The Legend and an IB Senior. When she is in school she enjoys taking part in Student Government and Dance Marathon. She spends her time outside of school hanging out with her friends and dogs...

Ashley Labbe

Ashley Labbe

Ashley Labbe is a staff writer for The Legend Newspaper at Suncoast. She is a Senior in the IB Program. She enjoys spending time with her friends and playing soccer. She plays for the Suncoast Varsity Soccer Team and is committed...

Anika McGetchin

Anika McGetchin

Anika McGetchin is a Senior at Suncoast High School where she enjoys writing opinion pieces for The Legend. When Anika is not in school she likes hanging out with her friends and watching Netflix.

Diana Devine

Diana Devine

Diana Devine is a staff writer for The Legend Newspaper at Suncoast. She is a Senior in the IB Program. She enjoys spending time with her friends, dancing, and making videos on TikTok. Additionally, she enjoys writing and her...

Jessy Aramouni

Jessy Aramouni

Jessy Aramouni is a Senior in the IIT Photography program. She is 17 as a news editor and she also is on the schools Swim Team and Water Polo Team.