The Precedent

Migrating bats infest C-building

Migrating bats infest C-building

Macie Miller, Sports Editor

March 5, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

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


Filed under News, Showcase

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


Filed under Double Truck

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


Filed under News, Showcase

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


Filed under Opinions

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


Filed under News

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


Filed under News, Showcase

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...

Bus Barn opens for student parking

Bus Barn opens for student parking

Macie Miller, Editor

July 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Bus barn parking lot is now open behind the student parking lot exactly where the buses used to be. The lot added 329 new parking spots for students, allowing the entire junior and senior classes with to receive parking spots for the 2018-19 school year. All students that applied to get a parking spot r...

Red for Ed: a brief overview

Red for Ed: a brief overview

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The recession of 2008 affected citizens in both the private and public sectors. Schools were no exception. Teacher pay was cut due to this recession and due to tax cuts that followed. Ever since then, teachers have been advocating to get a raise to keep up with the rate of inflation. Abryanna Baldw...

Funding is the main issue regarding increase in safety

Funding is the main issue regarding increase in safety

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

In response to the Florida school shooting, parents have been questioning safety measures taken in schools across the nation. Perry is no exception. There are quite a few safety precautions taken here, however, money given to the schools determine the quality and quantity of those measures. Principal...

The student voice of Perry High School
Principal Dan Serrano