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Fixing Sleep Patterns

Noah Hughes, Staff

March 16, 2017

Filed under Features, Health

American teens are not getting enough sleep during the school year. This lack of sleep causes minimal focus and attention during the school day, making students less engaged. Over the past few weeks, I have tried several things to ...

4-H Pigs

4-H Pigs

March 9, 2017

Is Procrastination Bad?

Avery Shankles, Staff

February 27, 2017

Filed under Features

Procrastination is when you push something off to a different date, or postpone it. Many students procrastinate on homework, classwork, and other things. Here we are going to find out if it is actually harmful.   “When y...

DIY Kool-Aid Dip Dye

Alex Heckle, Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2017

Filed under Features

Do you want to dye your hair but don't want to damage it? You can use Kool-Aid, just use these easy steps. -Step 1- Get 3 sugar free Kool-Aid packets. -Step 2- Boil water and slowly mix in the Kool-Aid until all of the the crystals di...

Protect what’s next

Mykayla Tucker, Staff

February 14, 2017

Filed under Features

Throughout February Sierra is partaking in a event called the protect what's next challenge. Its also known as the PW challenge. They are trying to promote teens to do fun challenges instead of doing drugs. The school als...

Why Should Middle School Students Play Sports?

Eryn Hartley, Staff

February 10, 2017

Filed under Features

Teenagers are becoming overweight due to lack of physical activity from sports. Studies show that if middle school students play sports their average grade point is 3.151 and students who don’t do sports their average grade point is at a...

Casa Mariachi Review

Casa Mariachi Review

February 9, 2017

Should students know CPR

Drew Kida, Editor

February 9, 2017

Filed under Features, Uncategorized

Some students may say you don’t need to know CPR (cardiopulmonary resuscitation) to make it through Middle school and High school, But what is your teacher has a heart attack and there is no time to get medical help, and in any...

Sierra Middle School Safety Procedures

Preston Holt, Staff

February 9, 2017

Filed under Features

There are three main safety procedures is Douglas County school district. They are Shelter, lockout and lockdown. A lock out isn’t much different than the regular school except you can not go outside and people can’t en...

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