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

The Class of 2018 seniors pose for the traditional panorama photo.

Lauren Fountain and Mia Irvin

May 23, 2018

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

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

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

DRIVEN

Left to right: Jakob Shapiro and his '99 Mustang GT; Isabela Olivarez and her '75 Beetle; Andy Gongora and his '89 Firebird; Andrew Drake and his '09 Miata MX-5; Bailey Davis and her '14 Mustang

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 25, 2018

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

5 skills every teen driver should learn for the road

Learn how to change your tires; it only takes a few minutes!

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 25, 2018

Change a Tire Changing a flat is the most fundamental and basic of car repairs, and the most important. You shouldn’t have to call someone just to come and do something you can do on your own in a matter of minutes. Keep in mind where you pull off: never stop in the middle of traffic. If it means dr...

Six important steps for buying a new or used car

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 25, 2018

Know your price range. Not only does knowing your price range give you a good place to start, but it also keeps your head out of the clouds. You don’t want to find a nice car with everything you love, only to find it’s a few hundred, or even thousand more than you had planned to spend.   ...

Passion and pride through performance

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 25, 2018

Cars aren’t just for driving. Not just for getting to school or work, for picking up groceries. They’re not just tools. Who says they have to be practical, fuel efficient, or even aerodynamic? For so many, our cars are more than that. Even at our own high school, a unique and diverse car cultu...

Amazing sounds

Left to right: Jakob Shapiro and his '99 Mustang GT; Isabela Olivarez and her '75 Beetle; Andy Gongora and his '89 Firebird; Andrew Drake and his '09 Miata MX-5; Bailey Davis and her '14 Mustang

Cameron Martin, Double Truck Editor

April 19, 2018

Listen to these Pumas tell their cars' stories and a brief clips of their amazing engine noise.     Junior Luke Shank's '79 Chevy C/K Junior Jakob Shapiro's '99 Ford Mustang GT Junior Andrew Drake's 2008 Mazda Miata MX-5 ...

School safety back under the microscope

Lauren Fountain, Opinions Editor

March 9, 2018

The boiling point: how gun violence has become commonplace in America Apr. 20, 1999. Columbine High School in Colorado, about thirty minutes south of Denver. Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris arrive at the school at 11:10 a.m. Upon meeting by Harris’ car, the pair enter the cafeteria to plant propane b...

It’s time to fund equal opportunities, not guns

India Buckner- staff reporter

India Buckner, Staff Reporter

March 6, 2018

Students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School woke up on Valentine’s Day expecting a day full of love and heart-shaped candies; instead they got fearing for their lives and bullets. During the last class of the day, a former student pulled the fire alarm and began his rampage of hate and terror...

The student voice of Perry High School
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