LGBT Safe Schools

It is 2018 and our society is becoming more and more accepting of different varieties of people.  A big part of this would be members of the LGBT community. Children begin exploring their sexuality between the ages 14-18, some sooner, some later. This is their whole high school career. With our society evolving, many schools…

Pros and Cons of School Uniforms

School uniforms can be a good thing and a bad thing. Some people think that it is teaching kids to dress more nice, while others think that it’s holding kids back from expressing themselves. I, on the other hand, don’t know what I would choose. I agree with some of the pros and cons of…

Teens Sleeping During Class

Should we start school later? Students who start school late will be more active because they won’t be tired in the morning. When kids go to school later their activities will go later into the night. Many scientists and health experts tried to get schools to start at a later time because it can benefit…

Doing Good at the Local Thrift Store

On January 9th Jesse, William, and I went to the thrift store to help move boxes from the basement to the front of the shop. We were asked by the school to go help them with the boxes. We got out of fourth and fifth hour classes to do this.  When we were done helping…

English Communications

Have you ever felt that you are unable to properly express yourself? Well you are not alone in your endeavor to be understood. Among those people are seven students under Ms. Sippel’s English Communication class who, among other things, learn to communicate, using the English language system. The class started in September, with the beginning…

Vaping on School Property

Vaping has been becoming a trend in middle schools and high schools across the U.S. and in our communities. This can be practiced using a vape pen also known as JUULing. JUULing is named after a brand called JUUL. These devices can be hidden in pens and highlighters; they are often mistaken for flash drives.…

Holiday Cheer

The week before break, some of Mrs. Deboth’s 5th hour F.A.C.E class delivered gingerbread houses to businesses and nursing homes to spread holiday cheer. They also made home made ornaments and handed them out to all of the residents in the homes. It was so awesome to see their faces light up when we gave…