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Pumas Excalibur Tournament

Pumas Excalibur Tournament

Gavin Brennan, Staff Reporter

January 16, 2020

Even though most of the school was in Winter break, the girls soccer team still had to compete. The team competed against three separate teams that are all in California. The team traveled to Corona California to play on the day after Christmas. In the first game, the Pumas won with a score of 2-0. ...

Lunch bunch’s new plan for the community

Lunch bunch’s new plan for the community

Vivian Duong, A&E Editor

January 16, 2020

As the campus continues with the growth of incoming students each new school year, it becomes difficult to some students to find a new group to join in a new environment. However, clubs such as the Lunch Bunch is dedicated to working towards inclusivity at school.  “I’m just glad that people are realizing...

Career Center teacher withdraws from Perry

Natalie Tizatl, Staff Reporter

December 13, 2019

On Nov. 12, Toni Horn,work as the career teacher, left to pursue another career. She will be working with incarcerated people in helping them look for jobs after they are released from jail.  Since the career center is closed, students have had to go to their guidance counselor for information or...

New academic decathlon team makes history

New academic decathlon team makes history

Dayton Jones, Sports editor

September 26, 2019

The new academic decathlon team, it's going to be there first year here at perry, and there are many hopefuls that great things will be coming from the team.  The club itself was formed by Cole Wilde and a few other friends with the intent of making it a fun time for all.  “Me and my friends ...

GRIDLOCKED: School adjusting to new building

GRIDLOCKED: School adjusting to new building

Alexander Connors, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

After a year of construction, the new wing to the C-building has finally opened, allowing teachers to have their own classrooms and students to have more room inside their classes. Many problems arose, such as water leaks, bats, noises, and even damage to the existing C-building. Many people are beg...

Steps taken towards improving safety

Steps taken towards improving safety

JJ Fought, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

It used to be that schools were constructed so that they were inviting for outsiders to come in. Schools welcomed strangers onto their campuses because learning was a time of innocence and educating children was seen as a collaboration between schools and communities. In today’s violent climate, however, schoo...

Unified Flag Football to Have First Game September 3rd

Unified Flag Football to Have First Game September 3rd

Paige Luedtke, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

An integral part of this school is the special education program. Shara Billings, the special education department chair, boasts  “the special education program at Perry is number one in Arizona.”  A large part of what makes this program so great is the Unified sports program. This program bega...

Kevin Atlas’ blueprints of life

Presley Plant and Olivia Mulford

August 29, 2019

D1 college basketball player, Kevin Atlas, gives an inspirational speech on “the blueprints of life.” Giving The freshmen wise information about how he overcame his trials with one arm. Right from the start, Kevin Atlas’s life was a turn of events. “Having my arm taken away at birth actual...

Graduates looking ahead to future of success

Sydney Wolfe, News Editor

May 21, 2019

As seniors turn the page to a new chapter of life, the near future is a prospect that will signify a new beginning. Whether it is travelling the world or getting ready for college, the class of 2019 will be graduating and moving forward in their individual journeys. Principal Dan Serrano says, “I...

PHS remains strong in a forgettable year

Tyler McCracken, Staff reporter

April 25, 2019

This school year has been one for the books - maybe even the record books, maybe even a book that we just put into a shredder. We have had two faculty members unexpectedly pass away, we’ve endured construction, then the bats attacked, and finally we had a political protest. In October, teacher Leslie Jones passed away...

The student voice of Perry High School
Dan Serrano