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Block Days

Block Days

Carter Richey, staff reporter

December 18, 2017


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  Ohh, block days, the dreadful block days. Tuesday’s and Wednesdays are a grind, two hours of the same subject. Many students are not fans of this District policy of Block days, but we have to live with them for a little bit longer. But why do we have them? Mrs. Hoodzow seems to think “they...

OPINION: After three semesters, cafeteria food has seen little improvement

OPINION: After three semesters, cafeteria food has seen little improvement

Jonathan Garcia, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Features, Opinions

It’s hard to believe that students pay more for less. With foods ranging from low grade, reheated pizza to small, unsatisfactory chicken, logic would dictate that students would pay the bare minimum for the bare minimum. Yet, every day the food quality gets worse while the lunch profits go up. Go...

Dress code is aimed towards women

Dress code is aimed towards women

Kalany Rosado, staff reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

In the 1950s women were expected to cook, clean, and take care of kids while also keeping their husband happy and following a strict set of mannerisms to be seen as the “perfect woman”. Women have been expected to dress a certain way just to go to school and get their education. A set of rules infli...

Social Standards and Diversity

Leviah Nixon, Reporter

December 18, 2017


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                                              Social Standards and Diversity within Perry High School    Self-worth and dignity are the two top things that controls and modifies moral within your own conscientious values. But what will be the reason a person chooses...

Student Parking: Still A Problem

Megan Linden, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017


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With a school that holds over 3,500 students and more than half of them being able to drive, there is bound to be student parking problems. There was a new parking lot built at the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year, leaving only around 20 driving juniors to not get a spot. But even with the new...

Puma Football Creating a Winning Culture

Puma Football Creating a Winning Culture

CJ Jamerson, Writer

December 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Sports

After a series of forgetful seasons, this year's Puma Football team is making a name for themselves and sculpting a winning culture for years to come. Although the Pumas (12-2, 3-1 Premier) couldn’t come away with a win in this year’s state game, the impact it will have on future seasons is imme...

FIFA 18 Impresses Again in Latest Edition

FIFA 18 Impresses Again in Latest Edition

Michael McKinzie, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Sports

This September, EA Sports released their annual edition of the popular soccer game FIFA 18. The trendy game has came out with a new edition every year since 1993, and this years certainly did not disappoint by any means. The prestigious award of being the game’s front cover athlete was given to the estab...

The Sacrifices Made For High School Football

The Sacrifices Made For High School Football

Hannah Knight, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Uncategorized

Extracurricular make up a significant percentage of the so-called high school experience. One specific activity that certainly receives a particular amount of attention is the notorious high school football team. Fridays would not be the same without the mass amounts of students pouring into the foot...

Holidays highlight changing childhood norms

Holidays highlight changing childhood norms

Daisy Ramirez, Staff Reporter

December 18, 2017


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It seems that each year we move further from our own childhoods, the change in youth culture continues to evolve rapidly. Although some changes can be for the better, others can be hard to grasp. The holiday season highlights the drastic changes, with children requesting the latest and greatest toys...

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