Is a college degree needed?

June 20, 2017

Filed under Op-Eds

Gresham High School’s motto is “every student prepared for success.” Not college, Gresham takes pride in that but, how much of the public school system influences students choices to go to college? In 2016, 69.7% of high sch...

Betsy DeVos: A Controversial Pick’s First Months in Office

May 11, 2017

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Photo Credit: senate.gov   On Feb. 7, 2017, the U.S. Senate voted 51-50 to allow Betsy DeVos to serve as the Secretary of Education under the Trump Administration. It is the first time ever that an Education Secretary n...

To go or Not to go, that is the school spirit question

March 24, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Photos

Photo Credit: Hannah Hemstad-Homecoming 2016   When the school has an assembly, are you one of the people cheering or are you sitting down waiting for the assembly to be over? “Our assemblies used to be super inte...

Editorial: Betsy DeVos Is Not Fit to Serve As the Secretary of Education

February 6, 2017

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. Pictured: Betsy DeVos at her Senate committee Confirmation Hearing Photo Credit: senate.gov On January 31, the Senate Committee on Health, Labor, Education and Pensions voted on President Trump’s Secretary of Education ...

Editorial: Students Have the Right to Walk Out of Class In Protest

February 2, 2017

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  Pictured: GHS Students walking out of 7th Period on  January 20, 2017 Photo Credit: Bailey Bates On Jan. 20, many students from Gresham High School walked out of class before 7th period in protest of the Inauguration...

Checkmate on game of strategy

March 18, 2016

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  There are all kinds of clubs at this school, such as anime, hiking and Speech and Debate, but there is no chess club, and the school needs one.   Chess is a strategy game loved by many students and teachers, though there...

Cell Phone Policy irks some at GHS

March 18, 2016

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    The phone policy has been an issue between teachers, students, and parents. The phone policy for Gresham High School is divided into three sections. Each offense has a different consequence. “I think the phone policy is f...

Military recruiters only present one side of situation to students in school

December 18, 2014

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinion

I came to GHS in 2010, but I remember quickly growing accustomed to seeing the military recruiters. They’ve always been here, telling students why they should enlist in the military. Without even needing to talk directly to...

District makes mistake by having school on icy day

December 18, 2014

Filed under Editorials, Opinion

With thick ice covering the streets and students crashing down onto the slick pavement on their way to school, the weather conditions were the furthest thing away from safe on Nov. 14, 2014. With many mishaps occurring on this...

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