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Assembling a little more carefully

Perry's Pom and Cheer play a game of tug-a-war against members of the Football team during last year's Homecoming assembly.

Kyler Allred, Staff Reporter

October 1, 2020

Assemblies. Every quarter, students look forward to the big assembly where the sports stars are recognized, dances are performed and games are played. Whether it was Cheer’s incredible stunts or StuGO’s crowd riling speeches, most students in the Puma nation thoroughly enjoy assemblies. Just as li...

Marching band focuses on school spirit after competition season is cancelled

Senior brass leader and baritone player, Kalea Watson, practices

Madeleine Nseir, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2020

After a tough decision, the Arizona marching band organizations decided to cancel all in-person events for the 2020 season. Perry’s assistant band director, Benjamin Sampayan, shared how the band will still be active at school while Puma Regiment members shed an optimistic light on their new experience....

OUR TAKE: School spirit stops at Friday Night Lights

Tatyanna Clayburne drives past a Mountain Pointe defender during a recent varsity basketball game. While there are no official attendance records kept, the MPHS side of the gym appeared to have more spectators than the Pumas - the home team - did.

Staff Editorial

January 17, 2018

Friday night lights is something almost every high school student has experienced. The over crowded stands packed to the brim, bright lights and a hard working group of boys playing their hearts out. This year especially was an astounding year for Perry football. Making it to the state game and placing se...

PHS: Where is your spirit?

Student Reporter Breanna Latt

Breanna Latt, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2015

Whether students don’t want to show spirit or they don’t know how, it is time to spice things up. You get one shot: make these four years count! For example, spirit week. Dress up, have fun! How many days of the year is it socially acceptable to wear pajamas or crazy hair to school? No one is...

School spirit needs to make a comeback

Staff Reporter Izzy Rozansky

Izzy Rozansky, Staff Reporter

November 19, 2015

High school is hard work, that is understandable. Homework, sitting in class for 5+ hours a day, finals, etc. So where can high schoolers have fun? By having school spirit, that is how. Participating in spirit week, assemblies, student section at the games, and by supporting your school even on social medi...

PHS has community of students who care

Sarah Chapple, News Editor

September 25, 2014

Kids involved in various time commitments on campus would be hard pressed to tell you they don’t care about school spirit. Spending more than the average eight hours on campus due to sports, music, classes such as Student Government (StuGo) or other clubs is something familiar to many students, however...

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