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The Precedent

The man, the myth, the legend

The man, the myth, the legend

Milan Andrade, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2017


Filed under Features

History teacher John Prothro has turned heads in the community for being one of the best history teachers in the Chandler Unified School District. With a plethora of awards including an Emmy,  Mr. Prothro continues to stay courteous and respectful. Accomplished is only one of the many words that can be used to ...

Emery Miller to expand Team Emery after high school

Emily Narducci, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2016


Filed under Features, News

Being able to positively influence children and their families is leaving one’s mark on the world. Senior Emery Miller has already accomplished this through his creation of Team Emery, a non-profit organization which collects teddy bears during the holiday season for children in hospitals around t...

James Rallison: Alumni taking self-made illustrative success to the internet

James Rallison: Alumni taking self-made illustrative success to the internet

Sawyer Del Fosse, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Features

Everyone has a passion; something that they can count on to bring them joy. However, many people can not pursue their dreams due to obstacles like money or practicality. For a lucky few like James Rallison, their passion leads them on a rewarding journey. Perry Alumni James Rallison owns a website,...

State’s new rule opens revolving door of transfers

State’s new rule opens revolving door of transfers

September 29, 2016


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Transferring schools as a student-athlete has always been risky business. Those who transfer must weigh competing on a new team against the prospect of being banished to the sideline for a full season. For decades, the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s bylaws stated that students who transferred schools ...

Leaving a Legacy

Leaving a Legacy

Cameron Martin, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2016


Filed under Features, News, Showcase

As a play-by-play sportscaster of four years, senior Joran Palacio is finally getting his big break. As a finalist for a Student Production Award, Palacio is one of about 120 students nominated as part of the Rocky Mountain Southwest Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. According...

From drumming to homecoming

Sydney Wolfe, Staff Reporter

September 5, 2016


Filed under Features

The excitement is pumping high, as Perry band and color guard get ready to take on the homecoming halftime show. To carry on the tradition, many Alumni will be coming to the John Wren Stadium September 2 to unite with former the former Perry band and color guard. Looking to put on a good show, band...

Agriculture Club: growing success and beauty on campus

Katie Duford, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2016


Filed under Features, News

A new club has emerged on campus, hoping to beautify the campus with greenery while also educating students on the benefits of gardening. Agriculture Club, sponsored by Economics teacher Trent Thornton, is preparing to plant vegetables and flowers to decorate school grounds and instill admirable characte...

New leadership for award-winning Speech and Debate team

Lauren Neilsen, A&E Editor

August 30, 2016


Filed under Features, News

While much of Perry’s attention is dominated by the successful big-name varsity sports, a shift of the spotlight may be set to soon change. Speech and Debate, which, according to the Arizona Interscholastic Association, is in fact classified as a sport itself, is gearing up for a fresh and ambitious y...

Quenching thirst across Perry’s campus

Quenching thirst across Perry’s campus

Emily Narducci, Staff Reporter

August 25, 2016


Filed under Features, News

Many high schoolers dream of striking it big and making bank while still juggling the pressures of classes, homework and a social life. For Andrew Hom, his unconventional way of earning some extra cash during school garnered him respect and appreciation from his fellow peers. Hom, a senior band ...

Perry says goodbye to more than just our seniors

Breanna Latt, Staff Reporter

May 20, 2016


Filed under Features, News

Throughout the year, many students have become aware that some of their favorite teachers are making the decision to take some time off. For Spanish teacher Carina De La Torre, this decision was extremely difficult for her. De La Torre explains that the last few years of dropping off her 3 year-ol...

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