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Cadet Teaching produces learning opportunities

Gabriel Beasley, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

With supply for teachers falling short of the demand, the shortage of teachers is straining many schools throughout America.  Students from Perry Meridian High School may aid the shortage in the future thanks to Cadet Teachin...

Teachers balance public and private lives online

Krissy Brzycki, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

Social media interaction between students and teachers is a delicate subject. As social media has grown in popularity, the township has implemented policies specific to the online activity of its employees. The official town...

PMHS moves Chinese classes online after Mao’s retirement

Danny Billheimer, Reporter

October 25, 2019

This year marks a change for students taking Chinese as Perry Meridian High School.  The class has now taken on a new, online format since former Chinese teacher, Alex Mao, retired from PMHS. Mao taught varying levels of Chi...

Less gazebo, more pergola

Gabriel Beasley, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

It is finally senior year, and it is time for lunch. The seniors head for the long-awaited senior patio and open the door with the fresh vigor of becoming a senior.  Walking toward the gazebo, a swamp impedes their path. “A s...

Same places, new faces

Danny Billheimer, Reporter

August 28, 2019

Several new faces walk the halls at Perry Meridian High School. This year, PMHS welcomes nine new staff members, in various positions.  Douglas Hadley attended Center Grove before attending Ball State. Then, he joined the ...

New class prepares freshmen for future

Danae Suarez, Reporter

August 28, 2019

As Perry Meridian Middle School students finish eighth grade, they prepare schedules for their first year of high school. Many freshman classes are required, leaving little room for electives. But a new required course is already reaping...

Experience the border: Perry teacher has the eye-opening journey that goes beyond immigration process

Sonia Ventura-Mendoza and Ximena Alaniz

January 22, 2019

The Mexican-American border spans for 1,989 miles. A big portion of the border lies in people’s very own backyards. This creates a human connection as immigrants attempt to cross over harsh terrain and portions of a fence t...

Fashion through the ages: generational impact on today’s style

Jess Hess and Ariel Lucas

January 22, 2019

Although fashion is ever changing, previously popular clothing trends return, even if the trend was disliked. At Perry Meridian, these trends come in and out of style, and in only fifty years, fashion has changed immensely. 1960s The...

First stadium soccer game cultivates a crowd

Josh Reiter, Sports Writer

January 22, 2019

Bright lights shone, fans cheered on their fellow students, and the scoreboard lined up for two halves of soccer: It was time for Perry versus Southport soccer. Because Falcon Stadium was built last year, the team never had...

Behind the lines: lunch staff provides nutrition and smiles one meal at a time

Lainey Scifres, Feature Writer

January 22, 2019

The clatter of plastic on metal joins the cacophony of sounds in the cafeteria. The cafeteria staff hurries through the kitchen and lines, serving seemingly endless lines of students eagerly awaiting their daily lunches. Every...

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