The High Life

“No Justice, No Peace” Exemplifies the Black Lives Matter Movement

“No Justice, No Peace” Exemplifies the Black Lives Matter Movement
November 11, 2020

“I can’t breathe” were the last words from Eric Garner, Eric Arreola, George Floyd, and many more before they were killed in a chokehold all at different times by a police officer in New York City....

Is the COVID serious?

November 6, 2020

     Do you ever just think back to January and think why can’t we just go back to the good old days. Why can’t people just act like it is just a normal virus? In my thoughts, I think this whole...

Hybrid Schedule at MHS

White day hybrid schedule for MHS.
September 15, 2020

Since the start of the school year, students at MHS have been going to school half time. Separated by their last names, students have been sent to school in two different groups. This hybrid schedule...

Therapeutic Songs and How They Can Help.

A list of songs mentioned in the article following.
April 29, 2020

Many people can agree that different songs evoke different emotions from the listener. Songs that are more rock, or alternative, can help people with anger. The lyrics and the beat may soothe the listener’s...

School Closing’s Effects on Families

Tag your social media posts with #ApartButNeverAlone, to remind everyone that we're never alone.
April 17, 2020

Lots of families are affected by the closing of schools this year. Families with children of all ages. Younger children have to rely on their parents or older siblings to teach them things their teachers...

Just Girly Things

Womens History Month Info graphic made with Canva.  Lipstick and other decals presented.
March 5, 2020

As I put on my red lipstick to get ready for the new day, I think to myself, ‘why do I do this? ’Why do I wear makeup when people say it’s too much, that I'm a “try hard,” they like me “better...

Student Life is Harder Than Teachers Think

Student Life is Harder Than Teachers Think
March 4, 2020

Have you ever had a day where you want to just sleep, but you still have homework? Well yes, I’m assuming that everyone has. With everything going on in someone's life, who has time for homework? You...

Are Teachers’ Reactions Always A Positive Impact Towards Students?

picture from mhs in Amy Burrill's room
March 2, 2020

In a classroom, there are students and adults. Who are those people? What their attitude? My opinion is that teachers or staff all together should be more positive towards things. Adults should consider...

Joker – Movie Spoiler

Joker, a realistic view on the life of this notorious villain.
February 25, 2020

Run time: 2 hr 2 min Rated: R Genre: Drama/Thriller Release Date: October 4th, 2019 Budget: $55-70 million Set in New York, this action packed thriller portrays a “real life” version...

Matilda: The Musical

Lily Parker, Josie Strathman, and Tessa Boesker in ‘Matilda: The Musical’ as the show comes to a close.
February 24, 2020

Everyone knows the story of sweet Matilda, and her horrible family and headmistress, Miss Agatha Trunchbull. It is a delightful tale of innocence, and the power of resilience. This year, Greg McGlynn and...

Is music distracting to students?

Can music be distracting?
February 14, 2020

According to a study at the University of Phoenix, listening to music with lyrics distracts people while they’re doing some type of work such as reading, studying, or writing. They found that your brain...

It Gets Better’s, Justin Tindall has video call with McPherson Highschools GSA club

February 14, 2020

Many schools try to hide education about the LGBTQ+ from their students, it’s as if they are trying to push it into a corner so it's hidden as if it doesn't exist. I believe that it’s important to...

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