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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...

Perry’s best: drawing, photography, and sculpture

Perry’s best: drawing, photography, and sculpture

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
May 23, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Drawing: Senior Selina Lo Senior Selina Lo is known for her outstanding work ethic, excelling academia, and extraordinary artwork. People stare in awe at her art pieces, and with good reason. Her artistic talents began when taking art classes as a little girl, and continued until middle school. Lo ...

Art Collision: The Chandler Six

Art Collision: The Chandler Six

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
April 26, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Art Collision: The Chandler Six has begun. The district invites all CUSD high schools to participate in their art competition. Traditionally, the Chandler Center for the Arts hosts an in-person-judging session to determine the top pieces, but this year they are switching it up. Drawing and Painting...

Men’s volleyball flies to the top of the rankings

Men’s volleyball flies to the top of the rankings

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
April 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

With 32 games under their belt, men’s volleyball players is fighting to maintain their fourth-in-state ranking. Their record so far is 23-10-4, with only two games left before the playoffs begin. Although the Pumas are not doing as well as they hoped, they are still confident in their abilities to...

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...

New AP photo class merges with AP drawing class

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

Perry’s fine arts department offers a variety of options for talented students to expand their horizons and sharpen their abilities. From beginning to AP classes, all students of all skills have the opportunity to pursue their passion. Unfortunately for aspiring photographers, the highest class currently av...

Boys volleyball returns right where they left off

Boys volleyball returns right where they left off

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Varsity Men’s Volleyball team is back and better than ever. Returning as state championship finalists, the Pumas are starting the season off with stronger players and a deeper determination to come out on top. Principal Dan Serrano believes Perry Volleyball is the sport to watch. “I think...

Art students show off creativity in a new light

Art students show off creativity in a new light

Lincoln Luse, Staff Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Entertainment

With the school year quickly coming to an end, many of Perry’s fine arts departments are taking part in competitions, including Perry Theater Company and winter guard and drumline. This year, the Art Department getting in on the action as well. Drawing and Painting teacher Lorena DeCristofaro’s advanc...

Perry alumni becomes amateur fighter

February 21, 2017
Filed under Uncategorized

There have been many star athletes to break through the glass ceiling of Perry High’s athletic department: Markus Howard, Cade Burks, Lane Veach, and many more. Most of them continued in their sports, but Perry alumni Max Arredondo chose a different path: amateur Muay Thai fighting. Before grad...

Leslie Jones: teacher, singer, and world traveler

Leslie Jones: teacher, singer, and world traveler

McKell Park, Staff Reporter
February 8, 2017
Filed under Features

When you walk into Ms. Jones classroom you can’t help but notice her energy that immediately fills the room. Whether you’re a teacher or student her zeal and passion for teaching is hard to miss. Leslie Jones has already made an impact on the students and environment  at Perry, and it’s onl...

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