The Precedent

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The Good Samaritan

Jazz and Choir concert practicing 'Bumble Bee' before heading to Santan. Where they inspire the young choir students to continue committing their life in the fine arts.

Natalie Tizatl, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2020

Last week, James Staley and his choir students―jazz and concert―all gather to visit the seventh and eighth students for a significant reason. “We wanted to perform for the choir students,” he said. “To get those kids excited about signing in choir at high school and encourage them to keep...

Taylor Swift shines in revealing new documentary

The new documentary premiered at the Sundance Film Festival  Jan. 23

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2020

On a Friday night in late January, I dragged my friends to a crowded theatre at Alamo Drafthouse. We were there for the premiere of “Taylor Swift: Miss Americana”. We were surrounded by other fans (called “Swifties”), who had waited all day to watch a documentary that had already been out on Ne...

Nova Miller: 90’s music with a modern twist

Nova Miller: 90's music with a modern twist

February 6, 2020

Music has always been a part of 18-year-old Nova Miller’s life. Nova has early memories of sleeping in her parent’s guitar case backstage while they were on tour. She was discovered by retired artist turned music executive Lolene in a Stockholm dance studio at the age of 12.  She is a multi-...

Oui Cater AZ restaurant pops up and delights taste buds

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2020

A unique and delicious dining experience has come to town. On Sundays when the popular pizza restaurant Fire & Brimstone is closed, the Oui Cater AZ pop up restaurant brings it delicious meals and treats. The restaurant’s cozy, community-centric atmosphere, and fantastic food are sure to delight every ...

Student media: in depth look on class

Bernier's class working on project. Then winning national festivals

Presley Plant, Staff Reporter

January 17, 2020

Last year, the Student Media class, led by Brian Berneir, placed fourth in the nation this past December at the National Academy of Television, Arts, and Science festival. Their submission of a documentary on the softball team filmed by Hunter Thompson, Cooper Richter, and Grant Woodford traveled all...

Billie Eilish: breaking away from pop music stereotypes

Album cover for new Billie Eilish album

Kiley Newby, Staff reporter

January 16, 2020

Billie Eilish is a name many people know but her unorthodox approach to the music scene makes her stand out. With both her clothing and music style she is definitely out of the box. Her recent success has MTV Video Music awards for Best Editing and Best New Artist, as well as Favorite Breakout Artist...

Arizona movie theater reviews: where to watch classic movies in Arizona

A front view of Arizona's Tempe Pollack discount theater.

Laney Wardell, Photo Editor

January 16, 2020

Arizona is full of movie theaters from discount theaters to High end Scottsdale theaters. When deciding which theater to go to there a few things you need to consider such as: price, cleanliness, popcorn, food, seats, employees, and overall experience. I have attended some of Arizona's most well known...

Famous Filipino restaurant now open in Ariz.

Jollibee's 6-piece Chickenjoy bucket with gravy, fries, adobo rice, and peach mango pie.

Isabel Behrendt, Opinions Editor

January 16, 2020

It takes a certain amount of dedication to wake up at four in the morning, three days after Christmas, and wait in line for upwards of two to five hours, filled with people of all ages and demographics holding posters, and dressed in red and white clothing. No, this is not a protest, this is the open...

Flavors from around the world right around the corner

Flavors from around the world right around the corner

Kenna Cassey, social media director

December 18, 2019

The fun and festive Liberty Market in downtown Gilbert is a great place to enjoy the holiday season. It is a place to indulge in some food that will remind you of home. Liberty market serves food during all hours of the day, breakfast, lunch, and dinner.  For breakfast you can have a delicious sweet p...

Art expressed through effects of drug usage

Art expressed through effects of drug usage

Tiffany Martinez, staff reporter

December 13, 2019

Art is a passion of many students around campus, and among all of the students involved in the art programs at Perry, junior Julia Allen gives her art style a new twist by expressing her art through the effects of drug usage. Allen began drawing at a young age and was influenced by her dad and grandma...

The student voice of Perry High School