Sierra Summit

Safe2tell Reports

Hailey Toth, EIC

March 30, 2017

Filed under Features, Opinion

Safe2tell is a program for submitting anonymous tips by parents, students, and the community to report concerns to your safety and the safety of others. Recently, students have been complaining that Safe2tell is being used in...

Self Esteem

Khayla Minty, Staff

March 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion

It is important to have a healthy self esteem because it affects your daily choices and lifestyle. Self esteem is feeling good about yourself and confident about who you are, rather than who you are not.   Having self este...

Student Hygiene at Sierra

Tyler Airozo, Staff

March 16, 2017

Filed under Health, Opinion

Students at Sierra Middle School are not taking care of their personal hygiene. They are not wearing deodorant, taking showers, cleaning themselves, and overall just not taking care of their body. Many boys and girls do clea...

Fidget Products Should be Banned from Schools

Jade Miracle, Staff

March 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Fidget spinners, fidget cubes, putty, and everything like it, were originally made for kids with ADHD, who have to constantly be in motion, but now these products have been popular with kids who don't have ADHD, and now are la...

There Should Be Better Enrichment Choices

Brie Murphy, Staff

March 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion

On Wednesdays and Thursdays students have enrichment. I think that there are not enough good enrichment options. When signing up for enrichment you have to choose your top 5 choices. Many students don’t get both of thei...

Students at SMS are not Involved

Suraya Asfar, News Editor

March 3, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Students at Sierra are not participating in events and activities at school. Students lack pride in their school therefore making things like Spirit Week, dances, and Wish Week difficult. Sierra students are separated by teams, grad...

Bringing back homeroom

Maddie Cowles, Staff

February 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Students are complaining that they're getting too much homework and don't have time to get it done. That is causing their grade to go down due to the inconvenient time. Which could be solved by incorporating homeroom back int...

School Spirit At Our School

Jack Livingston, Staff

February 28, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Spirit week should be more consistent at our school. They get students and teachers more involved in the school and help them stay away from drugs and violence. "School spirit makes kids feel like they belong and won't get bu...

Making school more enjoyable

Khayla Minty, Staff

February 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion

To make students want to come to school more teachers and staff should make school more enjoyable. Students should be looking forward to going to school instead of dreading it. Making things such as classes and activities...

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