Exoneree Angel Gonzalez Talks to Bestsellers Students

Exoneree Angel Gonzalez Talks to Bestsellers Students

Grace Morgan, staff writer

Seniors in Bestsellers read "The Shawshank Redemption" by Stephen King, a story of a man falsely convicted of murder. Because students expressed interest in hearing from an...

October 17, 2017

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Why Prairie Ridge Should Adopt Student Government

Adnan Noorullah, staff writer

IN HIGH SCHOOLS ACROSS THE NATION, students make their voices heard by electing a student to be their class president and numerous other students as their student legislature.  The job of class presidents and legislatures is to represent the students of the school and, in order to benefit the student body, propose changes to certain systems the district uses.  I argue in this article, why doesn’t Prairie Ridge High School adopt a student gove...

September 26, 2017No Comments

The Sexist Truth Behind Dress Codes

Monet Lindstrand, staff writer

A dress code is “a set of rules, usually written and posted, specifying the required manner of dress at a school, office, club, restaurant, etc.”(Webster Dictionary), and ideally it is established at schools to create an environment that is appropriate for learning. However, the reality of dress codes in many schools is rooted in sexist tendencies which mainly target girls. While the official school rules have guidelines for both males and females, mor...

September 26, 2017No Comments

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Meet Neha Konjeti, App Developer

Meet Neha Konjeti, App Developer

Collin Preves, staff writer

Prairie Ridge High School is filled to the brim with hundreds of unique students with their own stories to tell, and we at news team seek to tell these stories in the People of PR. Meet my friend Neha Konj...

October 3, 2017

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Pink Empowers Young Girls at VMA

Pink Empowers Young Girls at VMA

Megan Anderson, staff writer

“We don't change. We take the gravel and the shell and we make a pearl. And we help other people to change so they can see more kinds of beauty.” The recording ar...

September 27, 2017No Comments

Jake Paul Drama

Jake Paul Drama

Leslie Villaseñor, staff writer

Jake Paul is a Youtuber with 10 million subscribers who makes pranks and takes things to the extreme. He is also the leader of Team 10 which is a group of  Youtubers who h...

September 25, 2017No Comments

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Meet Collin Preves, an Original Comedian

Meet Collin Preves, an Original Comedian

Neha Konjeti, staff writer

Collin died last year, but in a funny way, on the PR stage. Did you know that this is Collin’s 6th year acting? That’s why he’s so good at it. He enjoys comedic ...

October 3, 2017

Literary Magazine 2016-2017

Mrs. Pham sponsored this year's year's literary magazine featuring original photography and writing by the following students: Abby Klimkowski Adya Kumar Alex Brucki Allen...

April 17, 2017

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