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The Importance of Social Distancing

Georgia Moran, Editor

April 13, 2020

As everyone knows, there is a pandemic going around right now, a coronavirus called COVID-19. We are told to practice social distancing, but many people are not listening. Here are some things to remember. What is social dis...

Homework is Bad for Kids

Victoria Dojaquez, Staff

March 5, 2020

It's hard for kids to keep up with 7 different classes and their work, but going home and doing more homework doesn’t help. Homework is used as a tool to keep kids up with their lessons but often times is overused and stresses ...

Everything to Know About Depression

Elie Yates, Staff

March 4, 2020

It can be easy to joke about depression, we do it all the time when it comes to school, chores, and other things we don't like to do. But, depression can be a real thing among teens and can be a big issue for the people dealin...

Pros and Cons of Daylight Savings

Emma Galesic, Editor

March 4, 2020

Daylight savings was created a long time ago so that people could save energy and make a better use of the time that we have in the daylight; but, is the time change really beneficial, or are there more drawbacks into saving the...

Listening to music and taking breaks to do things that you enjoy like reading, drawing, or dancing can help reduce stress.

How To Cope With Stress

February 28, 2020

Psychological help in schools doesn’t work

Jade Swiryn, Staff

February 18, 2020

The pediatric center for disease control reports suicide in children has doubled in the years after 2013. Some of that is due to problems outside of school, but the lack of good support from schools definitely plays an important r...

Do Students Need Better Hygiene?

Georgia Moran, Editor

February 5, 2020

Kids are missing school more and more lately because they’re sick with the flu, a cold, or any other sickness going around. If we had a way to maintain a higher attendance at this school, wouldn’t we take advantage of it? You ma...

Change In School Times

Aubryn Peterson, Staff

February 3, 2020

You drag yourself out of bed in the morning, basketball and homework caused you so much stress last night you couldn’t fall asleep until eleven o’clock. You have an essay to write for language arts and you should’ve studie...

How the Flu has Impacted our Lives

Emma Galesic, Editor

February 3, 2020

The flu virus has greatly impacted millions of people worldwide over the years, and it has become a detrimental issue for many people. This virus has been around for centuries and has killed as much as 36,000 people each year...

School Lunches Need to be Replaced With Healthier Options

Madelyn Crosby, Staff

January 27, 2020

School lunches lack the nutrition that students need to maintain healthy lifestyles. Schools need to stop providing such unhealthy foods to students. First, schools are not providing the nutrients that kids need. The only fruit...

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