The Beat

The Beat

The Beat is written and edited by students of Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart and they are solely responsible for its content.
Striking for a change
Liliana Loretta and Aitana Bailon April 17, 2024

Anyone who pays attention to the entertainment industry has probably heard of the SAG-AFTRA (Screen Actors Guild) strike.  SAG-AFTRA is a labor union that represents and protects the rights of performers of various kinds, including motion-picture...

Should kids say goodbye to social media?
Should kids say goodbye to social media?
Audrey Prabhakar, Staff Writer • April 17, 2024

Imagine this: you’re scrolling through TikTok, casually checking your feed. You see a 12-year-old's new skincare video and admire the way she applies Drunk Elephant to her face. There’s no harm in that right? Well, apparently there is.  U.S. surgeon...

Super Bowl LVIII
Super Bowl LVIII
Meredith McKenna, News Editor • February 9, 2024

The Kansas City Chiefs and the San Francisco 49ers are set to go head-to-head in the Super Bowl, this upcoming Sunday, in Las Vegas' Allegiant...

The varsity basketball team poses with Sophie the Cyclone.
Cyclones step up for scleroderma research
Nina Heffron, Staff Writer • February 2, 2024

The Ivette Foundation held a basketball fundraiser in December to raise money for a rare disease, scleroderma. All of the proceeds went to Johns...

Musics biggest night
Music's biggest night
Aitana Bailon, Review Editor • February 4, 2024

The annual Grammy Awards, also known as the most important night for the Recording Academy, is one of the most anticipated events of the year...

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Judge Becerra was recently appointed to serve on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida.
Judge Becerra: working hard and paving the way
Alessandra Cicchelli, Staff Writer • April 17, 2024

A daughter of two Cuban immigrants with little education, Judge Jacqueline Becerra was destined to fulfill her mother’s dream of becoming a...

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