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The intent of prom is lost amid excessive norms

The intent of prom is lost amid excessive norms

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

April 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Prom: the highlight of every typical high schooler's experience as a teenager — a night to remember forever, right? Well, our wallets will remember prom, that's for sure. Prom these days has become a huge fiasco, with all the bells and whistles. Not only does this burn a hole in wallets everywhere,...

Students struggle with excessive amounts of homework

Students struggle with excessive amounts of homework

Mia Hogan, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015


Filed under News

With higher demands and standards for  academic achievement, students face a 10 hour school day, longer than most adults with a paid working job. Although the school day only lasts on average seven hours, students are piled with take home school, also known as homework. A Stanford researcher discovered...

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