“Are agendas really needed in school?” A question that has been asked since middle school. Most of us know that agendas are helpful, but can be in the way at the same time. I (like most of the students) do not prefer the use of … Continue readingAre agendas needed?
Is STUCO influential? Several sources would say no, that STUCO is just a group to make students feel better about their high school experience. This is ultimately detrimental to students as it provides a false thought of importance. No important role is given to any … Continue readingIs STUCO influential?
At Arkansas City High School (ACHS) there are 14 official clubs and several other organizations that meet and take part in different projects throughout the year. Many of these projects take place here at ACHS; most requiring staff and student contributions. With this large number … Continue readingToo many clubs helping out?
Friendo is the latest craze that has hit the app store. The popular game was quickly the top app on the app store. An estimated 500,000 downloads came in the month of November. The way the game works is that it allows you to answer … Continue readingFriendo
The topic of Sex Ed has always been a touchy one. The issue itself being the disagreements between parents, teachers, and the board of education that causes confusion about what exactly they need to be teaching the students. According to DoSomething.org, “3 in 10 teen … Continue readingSexual Education
Christmas Crazy With the Christmas season making its way in many people are either joyous and excited or filled with resentment over the many traditions that Christmas brings. Whether that is hanging Christmas lights or eating an entire feast, everyone has their own events to … Continue readingAre people too Christmas crazy?
Everyone knows that the great holiday of Thanksgiving is coming soon. With this holiday comes great and fun traditions with friends and family. Several students have offered up their own opinions about their family traditions. Senior Emilee Wells offered up her own experiences when it … Continue readingThanksgiving traditions
Other Schools have been experimenting with senior parking spots. What it is is the Senior will basically buy a spot in the parking lot and that spot is designated for that student. The student may decorate their space however they chose as long as it … Continue readingPainted senior parking spots
Arkalalah is known for its food around town, and everyone has different opinions on what is the best food to get. When Junior Jesse Hernandez was asked about her favorite food, she said: “chicken and noodles because it is my favorite.” Chicken and noodles were … Continue readingArkalalah food
At Arkansas City High School, there are a select group of scholars who have the honor of donning cords at graduation. Only the students involved in the National Honors Society wear graduation cords. This selectiveness among students has brought up some debate on whether other … Continue readingGraduation cord petition to begin