The High Life

Let’s Talk About Sex Ed

Let’s Talk About Sex Ed

Nadia Turley, Staff Writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Let’s talk about sexual education in schools. Currently, there are two main categories of teaching for Sex Ed. It might seem like a weird topic to talk about, but it is very relevant and important! The first, and more widespread, category is abstinence only Sex Ed. Abstinence-only sexual education i...

We Need Driver’s Ed

We Need Driver’s Ed

Desire Epps, Writer

September 18, 2018


Filed under Opinion

 Driver’s ed is often extremely costly and can sometimes be out of range. For some students they may not even have a car to practice driving in. Others may not have a safe driver to shadow and learn from around them. I took Driver’s Ed my sophomore year at my old school in Illinois. My mom paid 25...

LIVE FOR ART!

LIVE FOR ART!

Desire Epps, Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Art is something everyone should think about indulging in. For me art has always been a great way to express how you’re thinking or feeling without even saying anything. It has always been something that could fit any mood you can possibly be in. Even if you don’t feel as if you have the best...

High School Students are Being Overworked

High School Students are Being Overworked

Nadia Turley, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

  Do you believe highschool students are being overworked? Well I’m here with statistics and logistics to show you that the answer is, indeed, yes. There is a common misconception that teenagers procrastinate and wait until late to do their homework, or just skip doing it due to laziness. ...

Summer in McPherson

Summer in McPherson

Maggie Leaf, Editorial Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Community Based, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Miscellaneous, Miscellaneous, Opinion, Uncategorized

At last, the most wonderful time of year has arrived… well, at least in the yearning eyes of restless teenagers eagerly anticipating the season of summer, it has. The stress of school has become nonexistent, the seemingly never ending demand of homework has ceased, and an undeniable sense of freedom ...

Senior Parking Space

Senior Parking Space

Lillian Peterson-Breeden

May 21, 2018


Filed under Community Based, Local, News, Opinion

Senior Parking Space   The every year tradition of senior parking spaces is here again, the total cost for a parking space is $50 and $25 to paint and decorate your parking space. The money goes to a fund for senior activities such as Senior Breakfast, Project Graduation and Graduation....

The Big Event

Kailla Minier and Lillian Peterson-Breeden

April 26, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

The Big Event   Questions: Do you feel like you learned anything during the Big Event? Do you think that what your goal was during the Big Event actually helped out the community in a positive way? Tabitha Slechta - “I didn’t learn anything during the Big Event but I do think that I ...

Community Service

Kailla Minier and Lillian Peterson-Breeden

April 24, 2018


Filed under Hot Off the Hallway, Opinion

Question: Is the amount of hours required for community service in order to graduate an acceptable amount of hours?   Answers: Tabitha Slechta - “We don’t have time for people that have sports and that have a job.” Rachel Carlson - “I think it’s fine because it will look good ...

Makeup: The Glam vs The Gore

Makeup: The Glam vs The Gore

Faith Lininger, Staff

April 20, 2018


Filed under Community Based, Opinion, Worldwide

For those who may have not noticed, makeup is more than just blush, eye shadow, and lipstick. Most guys typically couldn't care about the difference between eye shadow brands and eye shadow pigmentation, and most people don't know the difference between latex and silicone. Although both the glam side...

Ready Player One

Ready Player One

Lillian Peterson-Breeden

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Opinion

Ready Player One   On March 29, 2018, Ready Player One was released into theaters. The movie is made by filmmaker Stephen Spielberg. The movie is based on Ernest Cline's best seller, Ready Player One. It has a 74% rotten tomatoes and is labeled as a science fiction action adventure film. The mo...

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