The Pearl Post

  • November 11No school for Thanksgiving break Nov. 19-23

  • November 8No school on Nov. 12 in observation of Veterans Day

  • October 17Spirit Week will be from Oct. 29 - Nov. 2

  • Students find safe haven at Pride Club

    Students find safe haven at Pride Club

    Harlow Frank

    November 19, 2018

    Pride Club President Adriana Bangert and Vice President Stephanie Pynes have made a safe haven for teens that don’t know how to feel about the choices they make about what their interests and needs help coming out. “Pride Club was made as a safe space for people to feel comfor...

    Pride Club president Chelsea Bangert sits and discusses what ways they can promote their club.

    Harlow Frank

  • Straying from tech proves as too much

    Straying from tech proves as too much

    Daniela Rangel

    November 17, 2018

    As someone who prides themselves in not being fully immersed in technology, I failed miserably in my attempts to go without it for 24 hours. While I can go over a day without my phone, something I’ve done before, not having another technological resource to fill the tim...

    Freshman Daniela Rangel was unable to make it through a day unplugged.

    Casey Wanatick

  • Keeping busy without tech

    Keeping busy without tech

    Lauren Mills

    November 17, 2018

    During my 24-hour period of being unplugged,  I learned some information about myself that I never knew before. I learned that a day unplugged is a lot like a normal weekend for me. I spent the time resting, doing chores, and reading. I knew I didn’t heavily rely on the techno...

    Freshman Lauren Mills survived a day with no tech.

    Casey Wanatick

  • Three seniors ace certain parts of SAT, ACT

    Three seniors ace certain parts of SAT, ACT

    Farah Faiza

    November 17, 2018

    For high school students, standardized testing such as the ACT and the SAT are a major focus as it’s a key factor in college admissions. Despite hours of studying, students rarely achieve the perfect score they dream of. However, three members of the Class of 2019 did. “I...

    Seniors Rudraj Koppikar, Michael Chidbachian and Zachary Gephart- Canada all recieved perfect scores on certain portions of the SAT or ACT.

  • Veterans share military experiences on Veterans Day

    Veterans share military experiences on Veterans Day

    Casey Wanatick

    November 16, 2018

    For veterans like Bob Donovan, Wings Over Wendy's has inspired them to tell their stories while connecting them to other veterans like themselves. “Wings Over Wendy's gives me a great opportunity to see a lot of fellows that fought in the wars that I fought in,” U.S. ...

    Current members of the military participate in the prelude and posting of colors as the national anthem is being played during the Veterans Day event on Friday.

Veterans share military experiences on Veterans Day

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