Spartan Shield

Grace Halupnik
Grace Halupnik, a senior at Pleasant Valley High School, is highly involved in the school’s journalism program. It is her first year writing for the online newspaper, where she will serve as the multimedia manager and lead editor. This is her third year with the Spartan Shield print magazine. She has been a Copy Editor, the Student Life Editor and this year she is the Co-Editor in Chief. Grace is a member of the JV girl’s tennis team and involved with PV’s National Honor Society. Outside of school, her exceptional knowledge in mathematics has led her to be a math tutor. On many days, Grace can be found working at Atomic as a barista. Her post-high school plans include majoring in physics with a concentration in biophysics and a minor in philosophy at an undecided university.


Grace Halupnik, Lead Editor

Mar 22, 2020
How PV plans to manage the remainder of the school year (Story)
Mar 09, 2020
Commitment to excellence: Sustained silent reading (Media)
Dec 20, 2019
Grabbing attention: social media’s platform for women aids in social justice (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2019
Finishing up business: A journey from setback to success (Story)
Dec 09, 2019
Opportunities arise for local artists at Festival of Trees (Story)
Dec 03, 2019
Print issues of The Spartan Shield, 2019-2020 (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Packing up the Student Hunger Drive (Story)
Nov 18, 2019
Hungry for more: Breaking records and raising awareness for food insecurity (Story)
Nov 11, 2019
Voices of the Valley, Episode #9: Tap on that: Local woman earns place on Wall of Honor (Media)
Nov 11, 2019
Freshman claims first ever win at state dance solos (Story/Media)
Nov 04, 2019
Trick or eat: Halloween tradition takes on new meaning (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
The lure of terror (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
Changing the course of history: 100 years after the 19th Amendment (Story/Media)
Oct 09, 2019
First Fall choir concert (Story)
Sep 30, 2019
The creation of a National Merit Semi-Finalist (Story)
Sep 17, 2019
Leaps of change: Midwest dancer takes on New York fashion week for a cause (Story)
Sep 16, 2019
Applying early: what is the best option? (Story)
Sep 09, 2019
Unplugged: New School Policy Creates Promising Changes (Story/Media)
Mar 05, 2019
Age of addiction (Story)
Jan 11, 2019
Toxic Masculinity: Why boys are becoming more violent (Story)
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Grace Halupnik