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Going dancing again? PHS has differing opinions

Homecoming dances this year look very different due to the health and safety concerns of COVID-19, which leaves students uncertain about high school activities.

Ashlyn Miner, News Editor

October 2, 2020

One of the most difficult parts about school closures last March was the lack of much-anticipated school activities. This year is filled with that same uncertainty. Dances, spirit weeks, and assemblies make high school exciting and memorable, but questions about school activities continue to linger....

StuGo hopes homecoming week continues to grow

Tiffany Martinez, Staff Reporter

September 26, 2019

It is not a surprise that one of the most exciting times of the year for high school students is homecoming. StuGo students strive to come up with exciting themes for the dance and the accompanying spirit week, but that is not all they do for homecoming. StuGo hosted the annual homecoming carnival ...

Top picks on where to eat before homecoming

Culinary Dropout in downtown Gilbert may be a little more on the expensive side, but offers a lot of fun and variety for a pre-hoco meal with friends.

Kenna Cassey, Staff Reporter

September 13, 2019

Sometimes the homecoming group may be indecisive about where to go to eat. When they are wondering about what and where they want to go, look for some fun and fresh new restaurants in some hot spots around town.  Some fun places to go and eat around town, either a chain or local, should meet a few requirements. Fun...


After D. James. a junior at Perry High School, scores a touch down, his teammate lifts him in the air to celebrate a touchdown. Photo by Abby Hannon.

Carter Richey, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

  Athletic director Jennifer Burks puts a lot of thought into scheduling the homecoming game. “You don't want to play against a team you know you're going to get killed by on homecoming,” she said, but “you do want to try to play a team you're confident in beating.” When it comes...

Electing Homecoming Royalty

Jordan StandingElk-Ledesma, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

Your mom, dad, siblings, or even that one goofy auntie could have been a homecoming King or Queen. It’s something that's been around for a very long time. Ask your grandma or grandpa, I guarantee they have some stories to tell. First off, what is homecoming? Homecoming by definition is an instance...

Football Players’ Refute Homecoming Events as Distractions

Perry athlete maneuvers through Corona defense.

Michael McKinzie, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

The bright lights, the big stage, the annual homecoming game. Football players mark their schedules every year for this particular game, but do all the events that tie in with homecoming cause a distraction for the team and their performance for the highly anticipated game? The common perception is that the dance, ca...

Moving Toward Homecoming Weekend

Moving Toward Homecoming Weekend

Leviah Nixon, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

 One of the best ways to celebrate high school dances is to put everyone in the mood.And StuGo has a great way of helping you,by decorating the halls and being createful with spirit week. During this time StuGo put together a whole week of fun ideas to dress up and participate in around the school. ...

Students come together to make memorable homecoming assembly

Students show pride through thunderous applause.

CJ Jamerson, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

With entertainment prepared and decorations all over, it was finally time for the finale of spirit week: the homecoming assembly. Events ranged from choreography by Moveo to a game of ‘Bumper Balls’, and the planning and execution of the assembly was extremely thorough and undeniably received a lar...

StuGo’s homecoming carnival

StuGo's homecoming carnival

Jonathan Garcia, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

Every year in the week of homecoming,  StuGo creates the school carnival. The carnivals attracts multiple students with its variety of food trucks, games, and even a haunted house. Many thanks are given to StuGo for creating and managing the carnival, yet most students don’t fail to grasp all the ...

Homecoming fashion and all its hardships

Kalany Rosado, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

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 was sticky, it was humid like...

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