Deeper Perspective of High School Lunches

BY ELIZABETH WATSON, October 2019 56% of students in our country eat school lunch daily. That’s around 29.8 million students. Everyone has seen in movies and social media on how they usually portray school lunches: horrible, bad tasting, and sloppy. However, at Deer Park most students eat and enjoy school lunches. The school website even has a whole section dedicated to their weekly lunches and … Continue reading Deeper Perspective of High School Lunches

Teenagers in the Modern World: Battling Stress and Pressure (Part 1 of 3)

By OLIVIA NOLAND, January 2019 Today, teenagers often appear isolated in their own world full of high school shenanigans and social media posts. However, many young adults argue that the high school experience isn’t always as enjoyable as it’s made out to be. Students at Deer Park High School claim that trying to navigate the changes and responsibilities that come with growing up places tremendous … Continue reading Teenagers in the Modern World: Battling Stress and Pressure (Part 1 of 3)

The Greatest Dispute Of All Time

By CODY BENJAMIN and TORIE ANGEL and HALEIGH GEKLE, November 2018 Our world has seen many historical disputes over time. Two world wars, the French-Indian war, America being “discovered,” Trump building a wall, and the most brutal of them all: The Office vs. Parks and Recreation. Both of these shows were created by the same guys, both are filmed in a mockumentary style, both are … Continue reading The Greatest Dispute Of All Time

Favorite Holiday Movie

By, MIA PRICE, BECCA BISHOP, and MIRANDA ROBERTS, December 2018 Movies are one of many ways that bring family and friends together to watch something special. Holiday movies which are popular mainly during Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas but overall which of these Holidays has the best movies? In this article, we’ll be seeing which holiday has the best movie overall. Out of all the holiday … Continue reading Favorite Holiday Movie

Do Deer Park Students Think The Truth Is Out There?

By: TORIE ANGEL, October 2018 When Deer Park students are asked about Aliens, it turns into a controversy. Some students believe that aliens are real, some don’t believe that exist at all and others don’t think intelligent life other than us exists but maybe “bacteria like aliens” could be real. I surveyed several Deer Park High School students on whether they believed in Aliens, 62.86% … Continue reading Do Deer Park Students Think The Truth Is Out There?

Halloween in Deer Park

By CODY BENJAMIN, October 2018 Halloween is a fun time. The movies, the costumes, the candy. You can’t go wrong. In addition to just going out trick-or-treating, the students of Deer Park have some things they do for the Halloween season. Freshman Brendan Novak said “I go on vacation. We go to this place, this campground.” He said they do trick-or-treating at this campground. There’s … Continue reading Halloween in Deer Park

Jr. High schedule hour long core classes

For the past two years, jr. high students have had a different schedule from the high school students. They have hour long core classes in the morning, and electives in the evening with a 45 minute ELT bell. We asked multiple teachers and other staff members what this schedule was all about. We asked the 7th and 8th grade English teachers on their input into … Continue reading Jr. High schedule hour long core classes

Homecoming To Go or Not To GO

By MIA PRICE and ABBIE ASHCRAFT, October 2018 Homecoming dances are something special.They are an old tradition in American dating back to 1903 homecoming back then and now is a seance of returning home and to celebrate it.  All throughout the years, many people have made great memories and people still are making great memories. Deer Park’s homecoming was September 22, and we want to … Continue reading Homecoming To Go or Not To GO

Students Are HEATED About The Air Conditioning

By TORIE ANGEL and JOEY NEWMAN, October 2018 With the opening of the newly renovated Amity Elementary and temperatures reaching into the 90’s well into September, the lack of air conditioning in the Deer Park High School has been the talk of the school since classes started back up in September. Students went through several weeks of dealing with the heat, many teachers felt as … Continue reading Students Are HEATED About The Air Conditioning