Blue Prints

What Sonya Mind?: Turn complaints into change

Sonya Hadley, Editor-in-Chief

April 21, 2019

Student voice is vital in the process of transformation at the school, but that also means that students need to step up and use their voices. The administration at the school has done its best to ensure that students have been at the forefront of the...

A Lesson in Philo-Sophie: Student led conferences shouldn’t replace parent teacher conferences

Sophie Naylor, News Editor

April 21, 2019

Let me start off by saying that the administration really does try to help students and parents. They care about students and truly want us to succeed. This is evident by their level of involvement in student life. Now tha...

Guest Column: Unified Sports IS a sports team

Madison Ehle, Staff Writers

December 10, 2018

For those who may not know, Unified Sports is a team that allows for young people with disabilities to partake in sports as athletes along with other student partners to guide them. The reason I say “for those who may not know”...

Schools should have gender neutral bathrooms

Jade Levy, OpEd Editor

December 10, 2018

The topic of whether or not gender-neutral bathrooms should be made available is a widespread controversy. On one hand, people fear gender-neutral bathrooms will put them at risk for sexual assault and other dangers. On the other...

What many think is torture may actually be healthier than you expect

Matt Nenninger, Utilities Editor

March 6, 2018

Everyone knows those days at sports practice, after a game that maybe didn’t end so well, when the coach makes you run. Yes, I believe that sprints, so called “line touches,” and various other workouts are a bit torturous and...

Guest Column

Nasharie Davis, Guest Columnist

March 6, 2018

On January 17, our school had a very uncomfortable atmosphere due to the actions of one student. The reactions varied between racial and socio-economic background. Tears, yelling, anger, and shock was what was displayed...

Sexual education must be consistently taught

Katie Marx, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017

In my four years here, I never once had a sex education class. Now that I’ve just finished my last semester of physical education, my chances of taking sex ed have dropped to zero. My sex education started and ended in 7th grade, where we le...

Electoral College must be abolished or reformed

Richard Nakatsuka, Features Editor

March 1, 2017

Arguably the most iconic hallmark of the United States is our commitment to the ideal of democracy. As a country, we pride ourselves on being the worldwide advocates of representation and freedom. We hold strong to our beli...

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