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Boos and Hoorays are an end-of-the-semester Precedent tradition. This semesters wrap up includes mask fashion, cancelled proms, and in-person graduation.

BOOS & HOORAYS: cancelled prom, graduation, and reflections

May 14, 2021

As per tradition, the staff of the Precedent reflected on the 2020-2021 school year to create a list of the top memories and lowest moments both on campus and within the community. To conclude this May...

High school movies to watch ahead of graduation

High school movies to watch ahead of graduation

Lindsey Harrison, A&E Editor May 14, 2021

Whether it's a coming of age, a timeless comedy, or a romance, movies about high school are a special genre cherished by teenagers everywhere. As the year is coming to an end, seniors will soon graduate...

Editor in Chief, Nadine Loureiro and Managing Editor, Anna Myers reflect on their four years at Perry High School. They reminisce on bat infestations, protests, and the pandemic.

After four years filled with memories, graduation is finally here

Nadine Loureiro and Anna Myers May 14, 2021

In thirteen days we will walk onto campus one last time. Caps in hand, gowns draped over arms, walking through those iron front gates one more time, trying not to let the heavy doors slam behind us. We...

Bryce Harger and Alyssa Premo are demonstrating a good and bad outfit to wear for graduation. The left is what not to wear, and the right is what to wear.

Graduation ceremonies, parties require thoughtful planning

Makayla Premo, Staff Reporter May 13, 2021

Picking the perfect outfit for graduation can be very difficult; you want to look your best and stand out when you are graduating. There are a few key ideas to ensure that your graduation day goes smoothly,...

Class of 2021 walking out of the gates of Perry High school.

Graduation moves from ASU to Perry after vaccination distribution takes over arena

Sophia Hawkins, staff reporter April 23, 2021

This year’s graduation ceremony, which has been held the past couple of years at Arizona State University’s Desert Financial Arena, has been moved to the Perry football stadium after a vaccination...

Senior POV

COVID-19 ruins Senior year

Makayla Premo, Staff Reporter September 22, 2020

Senior year- you have finally made it after years of being an underclassmen. You cannot wait to get a half day and participate in senior activities. Then, all of a sudden, a global pandemic strips away...

Principal Dan Serrano talks to the newspaper class during his monthly press conference.

BOOS & HOORAYS: COVID, Tiger Kings, and the King of Perry shine in spring 2020

Staff Editorial May 28, 2020

This semester began as any other, but as the third quarter came to a close and students rushed to spring break, nobody in Puma Nation knew that Mar. 6 would be their last day stepping foot on campus. The...

Seniors should not be robbed of memories

Seniors should not be robbed of memories

Amira Johnson , Staff Reporter May 4, 2020

Senior year is the last year of high school, the year before everyone moves on with their lives whether it is going to college or beginning life as an adult. Seniors planned on coming back from spring...

Counterpoint: Is it worth the risk?

Counterpoint: Is it worth the risk?

Jalyn Knight, Staff Reporter May 4, 2020

Senior year is undoubtedly the most memorable year of a person’s life. When asking someone about high school, more often than not, senior year is the time recalled. Though, for the class of 2020, their...

Seniors gather at the class of 2017 graduation. In the past, graduation was held at Perrys football stadium, but the ceremony has since been moved to ASU. This year, seniors ponder how graduation will be held in the midst of social distancing.

Seniors want fourth quarter events, district says no plans have been made

Anna Myers, Features Editor May 3, 2020

Ever since Gov. Doug Ducey closed Arizona schools through the remainder of the school year, seniors across the state have been mourning their last year in high school and wondering whether or not their...

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