From the Stands to the Gym: The Fifth Quarter
by Rachel Antos
September 19, 2013
Though it is a new event this year at Scituate High School, “the 5th Quarter” has been popular in high schools for years. Originated in Robesonia, Pennsylvania at Conrad Weiser High School, “the 5th quarter” program was created after a tragedy in 2006. The heartbreaking death of a senior just weeks before graduation inspired the high school to take a stand against drunk driving.