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Arizona politics responsible for school underfunding

Arizona politics responsible for school underfunding

Staff Reporter, Ethan Thai

November 15, 2016


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School in Arizona funding is pitiful. According to a 2016 release by the  U.S. Census Bureau Public Education Finances, the state ranked 48th in the nation for its budget - 96.2 percent of Arizona students are funded under the national average. With education underfunding becoming well-known around the...

2016 Election Sparks Fear in Voters

September 29, 2016


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As confetti and tears of Bernie supporters fell on July 28th at the conclusion of the 2016 Democratic National Convention, Hillary Clinton stood victorious on a stage set for one of the most emotionally charged presidential elections. Just one week prior, the official Republican nomination had bee...

Students should be more active and informed when voting

Students should be more active and informed when voting

Ellie Wendt, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2016


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Due to this year’s controversial issues and candidates alike, now more than ever has the call to vote been so necessary, especially for our young generation. Voting is a privilege; a right people around the world continuously put their life at stake for. Here in America, we enjoy the freedom to ...

America’s toughest decision

Sarah Campbell, Double Truck Editor

September 27, 2016


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Student parking remains an issue into the 2016-17 school year

Student parking remains an issue into the 2016-17 school year

Madi Kimball, Staff Reporter

September 1, 2016


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The Perry parking lot was never created to hold the amount of student who drive to school today. In fact, the school was not originally built to hold over 3000 students that are enrolled today. As a result, many students have had to park across the street in a lot surrounded by several business the past fe...

Alternatives for students without parking passes

Alternatives for students without parking passes

Sarah Cheang, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2016


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The overwhelming amount of student drivers recently became an issue in the struggle to snatch a parking space. “This school is built for 2,800 students, which means 700 per class and maybe 400 that drive, but we’ve surpassed that,” Principal Dan Serrano said. The limited amount of spaces d...

Senior pranks throughout the years; the good and the ugly

Senior pranks throughout the years; the good and the ugly

Aja Diffin, Staff Reporter

May 19, 2016


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It can be difficult to balance humor and safety when planning a senior prank, and a few graduating classes from the past have been successful. Every prankster involved always runs the risk of getting a suspension, but the penalty will vary depending on the extent of the gag. The class of 2013 was a...

Puma statues added as this year’s senior gift

Puma statues added as this year’s senior gift

Sarah Lankford, Double Truck Editor

May 18, 2016


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On the first day of every new school year, there is always a new addition noticed: the senior gift. From the class of 2013, it was a mural in the main gym. The class of 2014 and 2015 gave us our school crest painted in the C and the F building respectively. This year, the class of 2016’s gift will...

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