The Precedent

Jacob Selvidge

Jacob Selvidge

River Bradshaw, Staff Reporter

February 20, 2019


Filed under Award Winners, Features, News

With a humble smile, Jacob Selvidge admits his strongest virtue is his ability to adapt. This virtue helps him in numerous endeavors throughout his life. Being a senior, a speech and debate state champion, member of the jazz choir, director of  a theatrical one act, and an actor himself, Selvidge alw...

Food Truck Influences Student Population

Sydney Wolfe, New's Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under Features, News

Food truck success? A better option for hungry Pumas?   Many students look forward to lunch as a pivotal part of their school day. However, there are mixed responses regarding the implementation of the food truck, “Nosh + Nomad” during Thursday lunches. With the goal of alleviating lo...

Coach Axeman starts his debut at the Hotshots

Damian Tippett, Newspaper Adviser

February 12, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports

Assistant football coach Steve Axman has joined Arizona’s newest professional football team: the Arizona Hotshots. Axman will fill a familiar role with the Hotshots as the team’s quarterbacks coach. He has been the Pumas’ QB coach since 2016.. The Hotshots are in their inaugural season of...

The seniors of QNDP Magazine

Vivian Duong, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Features

Through the start of a few friends, Quarter, Nickel, Dime, Penny (QNDP) Magazine was made with the intention of establishing an outlet for people with creativity within the community. “I kind of oversee like all the writing and all the things that go onto the website, I overlook that,”  senior...

Couples on campus

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Double Truck, Features

You would never guess that the kid who sits across the room in your eighth grade grade Algebra two class would end up being your highschool sweetheart. Especially a zero hour class. Nevertheless, seniors Amanda Federico and Matt O’Neal found love in this hopeless place. The couple, who starte...

Girls’ basketball: A defensive force to be reckoned with

Anna Myers, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports

What makes a good basketball player? “A team player,” is Madison Conner’s answer, the sophomore shooting guard on Perry’s girls team. “Somebody who’s willing to do what other people aren’t willing to do like working hard and doing the extra stuff.” The young team recently suffered...

Take Five with James Fountain

River Bradshaw, Staff Reminder

December 18, 2018


Filed under Award Winners, Double Truck, Features

He has a tournament named after him by a former student. He was one of two to be the first to be inducted as a 2005 inductee to the Arizona Forensics League Hall of Fame. He is super successful as a coach and has countless state champs and national ranked students. He took over for Lisle Jones ...

StuGo does wonders for Perry

Kalany Rosado, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features, Uncategorized

StuGo is known for organizing assembles, dances, and spirit weeks. However, many do not realize the influence StuGo has on many of the experiences the student body is able to take part in. High school dances are a highlight of many throughout their high school career. From taking photos with frie...

Nothing but energy for the two captains

Nothing but energy for the two captains

Vivian Duong, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features

The improv team this year has two team captains, both seniors, ambitious to make this year’s improv team the best. “[Improv] helps you with your communication skills and teaches you things like listening to people,” senior and co-captain of the improv team Amanda Federico explains. A very...

Twist on the typical winter concert

Twist on the typical winter concert

Isabel Behrendt, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Features

The orchestra and choir winter concerts proved to be a unique blend of music and talent that showcased Perry’s most gifted musicians. Fine arts performances tend to set the mood for the holiday season. Each group sang or played a variety of holiday or classical compositions.The warmth of the holiday carols, a...

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