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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...

Menu changes positively affects Falcons’ diets

Sonia Ventura-Mendoza, Page Editor

October 25, 2019

As students adjust to the many changes made over the summer, the new school lunches has been a conversation among the students.  One change noted widely by students is that chicken tender wraps are no longer being served on...

FLOTS builds confidence with fifth graders

Diana Pyle, Co Managing Editor

October 25, 2019

Each year; two groups of seniors accompany fifth graders from Douglas MacArthur and Rosa Parks Elementary Schools on a trip to either a week-long venture to Bradford Woods or a weekend trip to Flat Rock. Falcon Leadership Opportunity...

New policies promote change in Key Club

Jaelyn Reynolds, Page Reporter

October 24, 2019

Key Club is starting out the year with new goals and new policies according to staff advisor Kim Peters. In the past, membership ranged from 150 to 200 students, but has now been capped to just 100. This change in particu...

TikTok leaves students hooked

Danae Suarez

October 24, 2019

Over the past year, the social media app, TikTok, has become wildly popular amongst teens. Worldwide, TikTok claims approximately 500 million users.  At Perry Meridian, the app has helped students bond over activities they ...

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...

New Carpet, New Soul: Holes remain in Perry’s security measures

Gabriel Beasley, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

The Perry Meridian High School administrative staff was busy throughout the summer overseeing numerous building renovations. With change in the air, I found myself questioning whether all this physical change was representative...

Salemi continues guarding goal

Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

Senior Luciano Salemi has been PMHS's starting varsity soccer goalie since his sophomore year. Now a senior, Salemi appreciates the work more than ever. Salemi is already looking forward to Perry's game against Southport. "T...

Falcons fly through summer heat

Sonia Ventura-Mendoza, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

When the bell rings to release students on the last day of school, many of them won't be returning until the next school year. For others, they will be returning the next day. In order to prepare for their fall season, athletes are required...

Sampson drives into season

Andrew Haggerty, Reporter

August 28, 2019

Junior Claire Sampson is a vital player for the girls golf team, earning a varsity spot each year she's competed. In her first two seasons, the team has earned Marion County championships, and last year they placed third in ...

Live, Laugh, Lucas

Lucas Ferdinand-McDonald, Page Editor

August 28, 2019

It’s always pleasant to see a good story about a young star making his or her way onto a varsity sports team early in his or her high school career. But what about the athletes who aren’t so quick to success?  Often, ...

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...

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