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End of bell conundrum?

End of bell conundrum?

JJ Fought, Staff reporter

November 13, 2019

November marks the fourth month school has been in session and the fourth month of school, the bells are still out of sync. The bell system still running with little consistency. The new bell system was introduced to the new C-building and it is ran over IP meaning it is controlled and troubleshoote...

AzMERIT tests return as mandatory freshman tutoring sessions occur

Gavin Brennan, Staff Reporter

September 23, 2019

The news everyone was waiting for: AzMERIT tests are back... Last school year the AzMERIT tests were taken out of the curriculum and got replaced with the ACT tests. Many students were very happy when they heard this because the AzMERIT tests take up a lot of time to complete and prepare for; howev...

Keeping Students Safe at School

Gavin Brennan, Staff Reporter

August 30, 2019

Even though Gilbert Arizona is one of the safest places to live in the United States, violent crimes are becoming more common. If a shooting can occur in a movie theater or a church, it could definitely happen at a school. With school violence on the rise, administration works diligently to keep studen...

Migrating bats infest C-building

Migrating bats infest C-building

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

March 5, 2019

Perry high school is continuing to expand each year, and a new addition to the C-building is currently being added. As boring as construction sounds, it has brought about some hysterics and excitement within classrooms that line the back of the building, closest to where the construction is taking plac...

CUSD changes vape policy mid-year

CUSD changes vape policy mid-year

Tyler McCracken, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2018

Late last month, principal Dan Serrano received an email from the district offices regarding changes to the policy on vaping. The district overhauled their policy for vaping with a new way of punishment, courtesy of Marcus Williams who is in charge of discipline for the school district. The new puni...

Different holidays highlighted on campus

Different holidays highlighted on campus

Nadine Loureiro, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2018

It is the time of the year where the holiday season truly rises and embraces the souls of many. The stores have Christmas music filling in the silence, Hallmark movies are big once again, and decorations are being put up in every empty corner. Even in school, there are spirit weeks dedicated to the g...

CUSD contracts threatening how Puma Den functions

CUSD contracts threatening how Puma Den functions

Sydney Wolfe, News Editor

September 28, 2018

Through chiming whispers and Twitter gossip, #SaveThePumaDen can finally be put to rest. The Puma Den has clarified that it will not be closing its doors with the influence of new district-wide policies. DECA adviser and marketing teacher Rob Lange explains, “The school store won’t go anywhere,...

Point/Counterpoint: Kneeling for National Anthem

Holly Olszak, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018

Imagine standing in your driveway, being forcefully interrogated by armed officers. You reach for your cell phone, unclear of the situation and desperately attempting to reach out to someone for help. The police feel threatened and unaware that you are unarmed, they decide to shoot; five times to be exac...

State Disbands AzMERIT; Focus Now Turns to ACTs

State Disbands AzMERIT; Focus Now Turns to ACTs

Nadine Loureiro and Jackie Rosales

September 21, 2018

Testing week is always difficult, for students and teachers alike, but the unexpected has occurred, a new chapter has now been opened, or to be more specific, a new test booklet. AzMERIT is officially cancelled. The feeling of shock and happiness seems to pierce everyone’s hearts, but leaves ...

Construction plans anticipate “new C-building”

Kayla gee, Reporter

July 30, 2018

The population of the school has experienced exponential growth since the doors opened back in the year 2007. Classes are reaching up to about 30 students in each period currently and teachers have become severely outnumbered. Plans on campus expansion have already broken ground for a new C-building. S...

The student voice of Perry High School
Principal Dan Serrano