The Precedent

Health hazards more pressing than ever

Health hazards more pressing than ever

Tyler McCracken, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018


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Vaping has reached an all-time high at schools across the nation. “E-cigarette use skyrocketed between 2011 to 2017, going from 1.5 percent to 11.7 percent among high school students and from 0.6 percent to 3.3 percent among middle school students,” according to the Food and Drug Administration. S...

“Society’s new cigarette” has skyrocketed in popularity on campuses across America

“Society’s new cigarette” has skyrocketed in popularity on campuses across America

Anna Myers, Staff reporter

November 15, 2018


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“It’s society’s new cigarette”- Principal Dan Serrano The stereotype of your average high school stoner has disappeared with the introduction of vapes on campus. For decades the renegade student who wore a Nirvana t-shirt and talked back to the teachers was stereotyped as the “burnout” ...

Including special needs students has evolved

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018


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Kids with disabilities such as autism and Down syndrome are often outcasted in schools and in society. In some schools, students with disabilities are pushed to the furthest corners of the campus, but not at PHS. Since it opened in 2007, PHS has made a concerted effort to include its special needs ...

A golden year for inclusion, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics

A golden year for inclusion, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Special Olympics

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

September 20, 2018


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As the Special Olympics organization celebrates its 50th anniversary, students play their part in the inclusion revolution. Whether students with disabilities, like autism, a cognitive disability or down syndrome, are cooking in the culinary kitchens, painting in art, singing in the choir, or perfo...

TALE OF THE TAPE

TALE OF THE TAPE

May 23, 2018


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TOP 5 – 2017-18: a tumultuous year; a year of champions

TOP 5 – 2017-18: a tumultuous year; a year of champions

Mia Irvin, Editor-In-Chief

May 23, 2018


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My first year on the The Precedent was 2014, my freshman year. Then, it was a class of 27 and made up of six seniors, 16 juniors, four sophomores, and of course, the one freshman. Today, the staff has gotten smaller with only 11 seniors, four juniors, and the baby of the group, sophomore Daisy Ramirez....

Class of ’18 has found its way through ground-breaking high school years

Class of ’18 has found its way through ground-breaking high school years

Lauren Fountain and Mia Irvin

May 23, 2018


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The year 2000: a new decade, century, millenium and the year of the Dragon. 2000 saw the beginning to a new generation — the ones who live in the complexity of being too young to be “millenials” and too old for the “Generation Z.” We are not quite the ones as touched by tech as kids born in the...

Graduation speakers open up about their futures, look back at high school years

Cameron Martin, Ian Graham, and Kayla Gee

May 23, 2018


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Senior Tamillia Thomas has earned the distinction of Valedictorian for the Class of 2018. Thomas has been hard at work throughout her entire four years at PHS, earning a 4.93 cumulative GPA. As first in the class, she will deliver the valedictory at our graduation ceremony. Thomas is also a member of Span...

The Class of 2018

The Class of 2018

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

May 23, 2018


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We are the Class of 2018. We are Brave, Social, Champions, Ambitious, Dangerous, Motivated, Divided, Hopeful, Activists. We are Seniors. We are Graduates.

DRIVEN

DRIVEN

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 25, 2018


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Listen to the excellent stories behind students' cars and a few tip and trick you can apply  down the road!

The student voice of Perry High School
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