The Precedent

Freshman waiting to take their AP World History exam. For many, this is the first AP test they will ever take.

STEM students should not be required to take AP tests

Lindsey Harrison, A&E Editor May 14, 2021

It’s eight AM, students have been excused from their classes, and they’re all crowded in the gym hallway. There’s an excitement in the air, but they’re not happy. They’re about to take an Advance...

SPECIAL REPORT: Students sound off ideas for returning to school

Nadine Loureiro and Lindsey Harrison June 22, 2020

On a Zoom call, one month away from the scheduled start of school, a group of students discussed the ideas presented at the recent CUSD governing board study session regarding how to handle returning to...

Junior Michelle Yoo

STEM requirements changed due to COVID-19

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter April 12, 2020
According to Mr. Mann, “Mr. Greene canceled the workshop requirement, at this stage the job shadow requirement is still in place”. Students who have already registered and paid for the workshop will be refunded.
Female graduates preparing to walk. The 2017 graduating class is the last to hold graduation at Perry.

A decade that was: we look back at the last 10 years

Lydia Hampton, Staff Reporter December 19, 2019

*An earlier published version of this story said the "dungeon" (F-130's) were built with the F-building expansion in 2014. That was incorrect. The classrooms in the F-130's are part of the original building. The...

Students in STEM are looking for distinction at graduation.

STEM Scholars looking for distinction at graduation

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter May 23, 2018

Freshman year, Science Technology Engineering and Math (STEM) program participants were told that there was a difference between STEM Diploma and STEM Scholar. Diploma requires you to take only two higher...

There is no distinction between STEM Scholar and Diploma.

Lack of distinction in STEM hoods upsetting

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter May 23, 2018

Let’s get one thing straight: there is a difference between STEM Diploma and STEM Scholar. At graduation, there is no physical distinction between the two levels of STEM and that has caused a lot of...

Students in STEM are looking for distinction at graduation.

STEM students benefit from participating in the program

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter September 1, 2017

There are many different levels of education a student can experience here at Perry. There is an Honors program, an Advanced Placement program, an On-Level program, and the famous Science Technology Engineering...

STEM Program limits students passions

STEM Program limits students passions

March 28, 2017

As I completed my registration for freshman year, it did not occur to me that the short page-and-a-half application for a relatively new program would heavily shape the course of the next four academic...

Lack of female involvement in STEM program

Lack of female involvement in STEM program

Morgan Chung, Staff Reporter August 30, 2016

Every school has something unique to offer students. One unique program on campus is designed to prepare future doctors, engineers and scientists: STEM. Parker Olszak, a senior in the Honors Principles...

EVIT may be Perry’s most untapped resource

Staff Editorial April 26, 2016

From the time a child is just five years old they are constantly pestered with the same vague question, “What do you want to be when you grow up?” That very same question echoes in students’...

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