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Are QR codes the best way to prevent misconduct in school?

Are QR codes the best way to prevent misconduct in school?

by Catie Jo Tansey and Ethan Hart

October 30, 2018


Filed under Opinion

In fall 2018, the administration implemented a new system to prevent misconduct, especially in the bathrooms where, historically, there has been a lot of vandalism. The administration created a QR code that allows students to submit tips when they witness vaping or vandalism in school bathrooms or elsewher...

New dress code prevents personal style

New dress code prevents personal style

by Emily DiPasquale, Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Opinion

A new dress code (Policy 439) was revised on July 2018 to state that students may not wear head coverings (hats and hoodies). The policy was also revised to have gender neutral language. Many students were surprised with the new dress code, and some had not even heard about it until they stepped foo...

Gilmore, McWilliams create student focus group to address insensitivity, school problems

Gilmore, McWilliams create student focus group to address insensitivity, school problems

by Devin Barge and Jason Byrd

December 6, 2017


Filed under Opinion

With a school that has a demographic of 86.3% students that identify as Caucasian, 6.1% Hispanic, 2.2% Asian, 2.7% African American, and 2.2% of students who identify as multiple races. However, these percentages don't represent all of the diversities in our school. Nearly 10% of students are receiving f...

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