Is taking AP classes and exams worth it?

  Depending on what college or major you are considering, AP tests can be advantageous or trivial. Advanced Placement classes are more challenging courses intended to prepare students for college academics, and the exams can result in college credit with the proper score. Factoring in cost, credit, and college admission counselors, students  can find AP…

Seniors cross line with class prank

 According to U.S. news, “Senior pranks are generally stunts pulled by seniors designed to amuse the school community, and often not school-sanctioned, have been going on for generations.” But sometimes, the senior class takes it too far, whether there is stealing that occurs, damage to the school, or offensive content. The 2019 class took their…

Shedding light on animal abuse

  Animal abuse is something the majority of people don’t think about on a daily basis.  However, many animal abuse reports are made each day. When you think of animal abuse, you probably think of someone physically abusing an animal in a way such as hitting, punching, kicking, etc, but it can come in many…

HR baseball goes out of state

  Although it costs a lot of money, sometimes even over $1000, and you might not even leave the tournament with a winning record, traveling out-of-state for sports is one of the best ways to build up team chemistry. When traveling out of state, the team is thrown into a completely new environment and is…

Is Career Day a useful tool for students?

  To career fair or not to career fair, that is the question. Set up like a college fair, the event is notorious for its masses of students who leave the school just as it begins. However, some stay to look around the fair and look into part-time jobs or future careers, and this year,…

How family vlogging is potentially harming our children

  From the moment you are born, there is a camera shoved in your face 24/7.  Every moment, event, and emotion you experience is filmed for the entire world to see.  Sounds crazy, right? Unfortunately, this is becoming a reality for many children, as “family vlogging” is on the rise.     Vlogging means “video…

Lockdown predictions to this coming Oscars

  After a load of drama surrounding who would take Kevin Hart’s place as host, and the assault charge against Bohemian Rhapsody’s director, Bryan Singer, the nominations are finally out for the 91st Academy Awards. This article will show my top picks for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, and Best Animated Feature.…