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Students form friendships across cultures

Sonia Ventura-Mendoza, Page Editor

October 3, 2019

Every year, foreign exchange students from all over the world arrive at Perry Meridian for a cultural and academic education. These students bring their traditions and cultures, and Perry students try their best to help mak...

Anonymous prankster scatters babies across Perry

Florence Chapell, Managing Editor

October 3, 2019

Since the start of the year, an anonymous student has been scattering small, rubber babies throughout Perry’s halls.  Although his or her identity is unknown, Instagram user @hiding_mini_babies_at_PMHS claims credit, pos...

Parking passes cause sophomore stress

Florence Chapell, Co Managing Editor

August 28, 2019

As the end of summer neared, it quickly became apparent that the amount of student parking spaces at PMHS would not be enough to account for the number  of students wanting to drive to school. On July 16, 2019, seniors who came to the bu...

Lanyards adjusted for first-year troubles

Diana Pyle, Co Managing Editor

August 28, 2019

Last year, Perry introduced a new policy requiring all students to wear class-colored lanyards. The colors are chosen by each class’ assistant principal, and students keep the same colored lanyard each year.  After one year ...

Freud Finds Perry

Krissy Brzycki, Reporter

August 28, 2019

A new club promoting the opportunity to learn about how the mind works is looking to grow its student outreach. Founded by seniors Valerie York, Danny Billheimer, Sarah Andreson, Katie Jones, Claire Marlatt, Kaitlyn Greer, Ar...

Dress to express: dress code loosening

Danae Suarez, Reporter

August 28, 2019

Can student self-expression coexist with more time learning? Changes to the Perry Meridian dress code are attempting to do just that. On their first day back, students were informed that they were now allowed to wear leggings, ripped jea...

Sensory room reflects change

Krissy Brzycki, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

A new sensory room at Abraham Lincoln Elementary School built by senior Kevin Waggoner this summer offers an example of how schools can better serve the social and emotional needs of its learners. The room’s purpose is to...

Promos directors compete in Indianapolis film fest

Alejandra Aguilar, Reporter

August 28, 2019

On July 26-28, 2019, five Perry students participated in the Indy Film Fest, to determine who could make the best short film in only 48 hours, with filmmakers from all over Indianapolis.  Seniors Eric Elijah Carnes, Lucas Ferdinand-...

One minutes to None Minutes: FEST loses iconic part of production

Daniel Billheimer, Reporter

August 28, 2019

Falcon Expressions in Student Theater will take on a new format this year, as English teachers and FEST sponsors Stefanie Davis and Jacqui Sheehan made the decision to remove the one-minute plays. FEST is an annual theatrical ...

Shifting spaces creates stress

Florence Chapell, Co Managing Editor

August 28, 2019

It’s a normal occurrence at Perry Meridian High School for teachers to move classrooms.  However, according to 2021 assistant principal Lucas Klipsch, around a dozen teachers had to pack up and move to a different room thi...

Success coaches help students improve their academic careers through advising

Annie Bambang, Arts & Entertainment Writer

March 14, 2019

Many of you have seen them in the hallways, during lunch, or on social media, encouraging and supporting members of the student body or spreading positivity, but who are they? Answer: Two Perry Meridian alums-turned-staff members who  conn...

More than just a trend: No Shave November spreads awareness about cancer and radiation treatment

Sasha Sears, Feature Writer

March 14, 2019

No Shave November is a month long journey where all participants, male and female, set aside the razors and grooming shears to stir up conversation about cancer awareness and radiation treatment. Inspired from a 2009 Facebo...

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