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War with parking

Abby Knoblock, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019

As every student knows, the parking lot is a huge, controversial topic between students and staff.  Whether it is parents parking in the students spots, dropping off kids in the wrong parking lots or students stealing other students spots, the parking lots are a practically a war zone. Coming to sc...

OUR TAKE on distance runners

OUR TAKE on distance runners

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2019

With track starting around the corner and the successful cross country team’s season coming to an end, I have noticed how underrated long distance runners are. They are always running, mile after mile, to prepare for their next race. They train long hours, running around campus before the sun rise...

Point/Counterpoint: Too Soon or Too Late? Christmas festivities beginning to deck the halls raises seasonal controversial events

Point/Counterpoint: Too Soon or Too Late? Christmas festivities beginning to deck the halls  raises seasonal controversial events

Drew Charlet, Web Editor

January 15, 2019

This part of the year is about gaining weight, spending time with family, and showing festivity. After Thanksgiving the holiday festivities begin for many families, but is that too early? Is it just right? This Point/Counterpoint will go and decide when the perfect time too start the festive holiday...

Top 10 Holiday gift Ideas

Drew Charlet, Web Editor

December 18, 2018

It is the time of year where you spend time, and money on friends and family. To show your appreciation and love towards them you give them gifts but naturally you do not want to break the bank. Now there are some people who will say “I don't want anything,” but you're obligated to get something for ...

Deep Equity; A Stride Forward for Education

Deep Equity; A Stride Forward for Education

Grant Williams

December 16, 2018

As well-intentioned as the educational philosophy of past generations and its admonition to “not see” color or religion or any other descriptor of background may be, this attitude of instruction is becoming increasingly incongruous with a rapidly diversifying America. To many, such a phrase constitu...

Unfair bonuses for AP teachers

Abby Knoblock, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2018

Should teachers get a bonus for how students perform in classes? That’s the question people are asking since The Arizona Republic story reported that advanced placement teachers at PHS earn a $300 bonus for students who pass the AP exam. According to the report, if an AP composition teacher has three st...

Perry Giving Back

Perry Giving Back

Jackie Rosales, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2018

It is the holiday season and with it comes the countless charities and drives popping up everywhere from your school to your local Walmart. What does Perry do to make its mark and is it enough? Giving back is undeniably the Samaritan thing to do. Donating helps to benefit an organization and simultaneou...

Point/Counterpoint: Is Christmas too early?

Point/Counterpoint: Is Christmas too early?

Joielline Tchilao, staff reporter

December 13, 2018

What happens when you have too much of the same dessert? Yeah, you get fat and, eventually, extremely sick of it. It is the same for Christmas, as much as we all love this holiday, starting it in November is too early. Christmas is a month, not a quarter of the year.    December is the month of Christmas, it is...

Point/counterpoint: Is Christmas celebrated too early?

Point/counterpoint: Is Christmas celebrated too early?

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2018

The Christmas season is typically known for the bright lights weaved around every house, the joyful holiday music blaring on the radio, and an assortment of baked goods displayed on the dining room table. Christmas may be favored by millions around the world, but is it celebrated too early? This...

Point/counterpoint: Hallmark movies

Anna Myers and Nadine Loureiro

December 12, 2018

‘Tis the season for cheesy plot-lines Anna Myers Christmas season. It means a little something different to everyone, but there is one tiding of joy that all can partake in: Hallmark movies.   And you don’t even have to read the movie synopsis to know what it is going to be about! You c...

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