Standardized Testing: Friend or Foe?

Sarah Williams, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

Filed under Editorials, Features

A standardized test is any form of test that requires all test takers to answer a selection of questions in the same way and is scored in a “standard” or consistent manner. Standardized testing in education systems has rais...

How To Thrive in High School

Ashley Pyne, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

Filed under Advice, Features

Want to survive the next four years? By following these five simple steps you won’t only survive, you will thrive. These can apply to anyone from Freshman to Seniors. It’s going to be tough, but everyone gets through it. You...

How To Survive High School

Zahraa Munshi, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019

Filed under Advice, Features

High School can be very intimidating, exciting and stressful. High School is all about finding yourself, meeting new people, stepping outside of your comfort zone and figuring out what you want to do for the rest of your life....

Learning to Live with an Addict

Rachel Madden, Student Writer

February 1, 2019

Filed under Features

Ever since I was nine years old, my life didn’t make sense. From waking up sweating and panicking, to screaming left and right. My ears rung with annoyance, as I heard my dad yell at my sister. This was an everyday occurrence,...

Fast Food Makes America Obese

Ashley Pyne, Student Writer

February 1, 2019

Filed under Features

The average consumption of fast food has gone up rapidly in the past few years.Often times most Americans eat out rather than cooking in their own homes. Fast food tends to be cheaper and can be quick and easy. The portion siz...

Behind the Scenes: The Fematas

Olivia Pena, Staff Writer

December 18, 2018

Filed under Community, Features

Angelic voices echo off the concrete walls of Pennridge High School’s choir room. The smooth, melodic tones of 15 girls match pitch perfectly with a single piano note. The celestial song of the altos and sopranos fill the room....

High School Cast Receives Standing Ovation

December 18, 2018

Filed under Community, Features

High School Cast Receives Standing Ovation   The play As You Like It showed at Pennridge High School and was a success. The show follows the story of two dukes as one banishes the other while the banished dukes daught...

Cell Phones

Vivian Labs

December 17, 2018

Filed under Features

How would it make you feel if the thing closest to you was doing immense damage? Cell phones, which are a given nowadays on almost every person, are majorly problematic for a variety of reasons. Cell phones cause issues for several...

Effects of E coli

Effects of E coli

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