The Owl Flight

Get Bach to Good Test Scores

Olivia Allen, Staff Writer

February 22, 2017

Filed under Opinions

It's no surprise to see students in the hall who are wearing headphones. Sometimes, it's even possible to hear their pop music blaring through the tiny speakers, and wonder how they have not managed to suffer from severe hearing l...

School Time

Daniel Bryant, Technical Adviser/Staff Writer

January 31, 2017

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Across the nation, schools have been turning away from the status quo of early school hours in favor of a 10 a.m. first bell. This change in education stems from new studies over the circadian rhythm of youth in high school ...

Black Friday

Black Friday

December 12, 2016

Shame on Who?

Nicole Wester, Editor-in-Chief

April 27, 2016

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As the school year is approaching to an end, some policies should be taken under consideration to change for the upcoming year. One of these policies includes the requirement of students who are in “On Campus Suspension” to...

Dangerous Evolution of Electronics

Nicole Garrow, Staff Writer

February 17, 2016

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From leggings to high-waisted pants, blue eye shadow to winged eyeliner, trends evolve from generation to generation. But one of the fastest moving trends in today's age is not as safe and healthy as young adults might convey t...

Say it Don’t Spray it

Andru Riojas, Staff writer

December 18, 2015

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Everything in this school is a reflection of who we are as a student body. When people from outside of our school see vulgar words written on the restroom stalls it puts a negative image on all of us. There is no reason for s...

Seriousness of standardized testing

Adele Edwards, Staff Writer

December 6, 2015

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Standardized testing has been in place in schools since the 1920s, and has defined the school curriculum for years. It is the focal point of much controversy, and faces both resistance and support. Standardized testing does not...

Elbow Grease Outside of the Classroom

Nicole Wester, Editor-in-Chief

September 29, 2015

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In many ways, school is like a job for students. They go from class to class, staying busy for eight hours straight. When it’s all done, some have to go work for six more hours, then go home and do homework. It can be stre...

Controversial Class

Nicole Wester, Staff Writer

May 21, 2015

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Discussions have taken place between students and teachers involving the homeroom class given to students after third period, more commonly known as “PGP”. It provides students with an opportunity to finish homework, receive...

Prom 101

Nicole Garrow, Staff Writer

May 6, 2015

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Dress, accessories, make-up, oh my. Conversations of prom are erupting in the hallways. But the main question is, what's the best way to get ready? There is so much to do and so little time.  Junior and Senior Prom is taking...

Recovery Day

March 24, 2015

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If the administration allowed one day per six weeks for students to catch up on class work, this opportunity could help failing students pass, and passing students maintain or even raise their class rankings. A day off will...

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