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Behind graduation

May 24, 2017
Filed under News

The moment we have all been waiting for is almost here. Graduation has finally come within our grasps. While graduation is an exciting time for the seniors that are about to move on in life, such a ceremony requires an extreme amount of preparation and work. According to Principal Dan Serrano, the...

Push for AP is factor in increased test numbers contributing extra funding

Sarah Lankford and Kylie Vacala
March 10, 2017
Filed under Double Truck

Advanced Placement testing is an opportunity for students to test their knowledge at the end of the year and receive college credit. While these AP tests are beneficial for a student's academic success, they also become factors in bettering the environment of the campus as this opportunity for college...

Senior brings dog to school for supposed senior prank

Senior brings dog to school for supposed senior prank

Sarah Campbell, Staff Reporter
May 18, 2016
Filed under Double Truck, Showcase

It is Friday morning and senior Dakota Mell is running late. By this point in the year, Mell is no longer bothered by receiving tardies and decides to go straight to his first period. Passless, he arrives to his Government class carrying his backpack in one hand, and his dog in the other. In an att...

AzMERIT is coming, but where will the seniors be?

AzMERIT is coming, but where will the seniors be?

Molly Ogden, Staff Reporter
March 24, 2016
Filed under Opinions

Fourth quarter is easily one of the most stressful quarters in a high schooler's life. What with final grades and final exams, along with graduation and planning for the future for seniors, students have much on their academic plate. Unfortunately, there is an elephant in the room as well: mandated testing....

Senior class features first STEM group to graduate

Aja Diffin and August Bowers
December 14, 2015
Filed under News

The graduating class of 2016 is packed full of athletes, honor society members, and a tight-knit group of nearly 70 who will be the first to carry the title of “STEM graduates.” These students are individuals who have gone through one of two Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) program...

New policy allows technology in classroom

New policy allows technology in classroom

Rachel Lattin, Editor-in-Chief
August 15, 2013
Filed under News

At the height of the digital age, students have been restricted from regularly using technology as a resource in the classroom. This school year, however, the Chandler Unified School District launched “Bring Your Own Technology” (BYOT). With BYOT, students may use technology in the classroom, if the teach...

STEM update and review

Roger Bennett, Staff Writer
February 11, 2013
Filed under News

A new conducted concept was introduced giving a chance for incoming freshman to conform to a college preparation program, this year was the trial. Science teachers and freshman student advocates all take part in this new program. It allows science, mathematics, and technology partakers to take this...

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