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Rodent problem in D and E building turns teachers into on campus exterminators

Rodent problem in D and E building turns teachers into on campus exterminators

Daisy Ramirez, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

The idea of mice being in anyway relevant to Perry can be unsettling for some, however, it is a situation with cause for concern. Compared to other schools, our sanitation has a good reputation and it is not absurd for even the best schools to have some kind of flaw in the system. Unfortunately for u...

Preservation of history first, feelings second

Preservation of history first, feelings second

Cameron Martin, Features Editor

November 14, 2017


Filed under Double Truck, Opinions

Regardless of what anyone says, the need to preserve history should trump all others. It is vital that our generation and those who come after us remember the past and don’t take history out of context. Both the good and the bad are absolutely necessary; the good to build off of, and the bad to learn from...

Columbus Day dismisses pain of Natives

Columbus Day dismisses pain of Natives

Callie Nagel, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Oh America, land of the free and the home of those who really need to know they’re overstepping. Where every human being is guaranteed their unalienable rights and freedom to live their lives as they choose. Sounds pretty nice right? Well, what if I told you that the ride to what this noble land is...

Banned books

Banned books

India Buckner, Staff reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Double Truck, Opinions

Literary classics being withheld from kids all over America because of mature content and adult themes seems a drastic way to control the youth. Many of theses books have been a crucial key to many other students’ education. Banning books is not new but it is still very prominent. It has happened all o...

School Wi-Fi putting a lag on school day

School Wi-Fi putting a lag on school day

Morgan Cleary, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Being able to look something up on the internet is a privilege in our society, but it is a hassle when the information is irrelevant by the time the page loads. Our education revolves around our internet access, whether that be on or off campus. The campus Wi-Fi does not give us an advantage with our...

Homecoming fashion and all its hardships

Kalany Rosado, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

An action packed night of a well attended dance plastered with sweat and mugginess homecoming fashion was definitely unforgettable and striking.A mix of colors, lengths and styles collided on the dance floor. “ It felt like I was dying in a room with no fresh air...it was sticky, it was humid like...

Passing period traffic caused by overcrowding

Passing period traffic caused by overcrowding

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2017


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There are way too many kids here at Perry and because of this, the hallways are very crowded. In order to see how the overcrowding of schools is affecting Perry, pretend the hallways of Perry are general freeways. Imagine it being rush hour traffic. People are driving on both sides of the street. ...

Ditch Starbucks for a handcrafted brew

Ian Graham, Reporter

September 26, 2017


Filed under Opinions

If asked to metaphorize my freshman self, I would classify him as a singular grain of sand on the expansive Nauset Beach. He was the blue jellybean in that glass jar on the reception desk, sometimes overlooked by the children that gathered to estimate how many candies were held within. He laid low, going...

Dreamers in despair

Dreamers in despair

Daisy Ramirez, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2017


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Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) has been especially prominent in the media's eye as of late. In June 2012, the Obama administration founded this immigration policy, which prevents immigrants brought to the country as minors from being deported. With nearly 800 thousand unauthorized immig...

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