The Argo

Girls’ Track Remains United Despite Cancellations

The 4 by 800 relay - From left to right, Abdow, Kim, Everett, Jackson - finished second place at DCLs.

Shane Sullivan and Timothy McGrath

March 26, 2020

Because of rising concerns of the coronavirus, an incredible season from the girls’ track team was cut short following the cancellation of their trip to the national tournament in New York. The girls’ team was sending a relay team for the 4x800, whose members included Annie Jackon (I), Lucy Abdow (I...

BLS’ Got (Dance) Talent

BLS' Got (Dance) Talent

Irene Deng and Graciela Berman Reinhardt

March 26, 2020

In the hectic life of a Boston Latin School student, one may wonder what one might do to relieve the stress. BLS dance clubs such as Koreo, B-Boy and Desi, offer respite for some. If you stick around long enough after school on a Monday, you will undoubtedly hear strains of rap and pop music coming fro...

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Sample Student, Sports Editor

March 21, 2020

There are two ways to add a photo to a story in WordPress.  One is to set the photo as a Featured Image for the story, and the other is to insert the photo into the body of the story’s text.  Your SNO site is designed to make use of the Featured Image method.  Photos inserted directly into the body...

Showcase area displays top stories in a variety of formats

Sample Student, News Editor

March 21, 2020

This area at the top of the homepage is called the Home Top Story & Showcase Area. You can use this space to showcase your top stories. You have two options for this area: displaying a single Top Story or showcasing many stories/photos most recently added to single category. There are many options...

Design your site to fit your publication’s style

Sample Student

March 21, 2020

The SNO Framework is built around the idea of giving site owners complete flexibility with easy to customize options for every aspect of their sites. The SNO Design Options page, available under the Appearance tab on the left side of your WordPress dashboard, allows you to change to a different pres...

Help is just a click away

Sample Student

March 21, 2020

Having trouble with something on the site?  Help is only a click away. Go to http://v5.help.snosites.com/ to access all of our support materials and submit a support ticket if you can't find the answers you are looking for.

Avoid double story placement

Sample Student

March 21, 2020

If you place stories in more than one category, say both Showcase and Sports, the story will display in both of these sections on the homepage.  The recommend way of working with this is to place a story in the Showcase category first, and then once other stories have displaced it as a top story, change...

Choose the right image size for online

Sample Staff Member, Writer

March 21, 2020

Size your horizontal photos to 900px wide by 600px tall at a resolution of 72 dpi in RGB color mode before uploading them to your site. Always save photos in .jpg format. Your site will display vertical photos fine (except in the Showcase box), but the formatting of the text around them won’t be as...

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