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Getting To Know Them: Savanna Strott

Dalia Rosas-Perez

March 10, 2017

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Many people "know" Savanna Strott, but do they actually know her? It is no secret she is a hard worker that has persevered in different situations. The valedictorian of the 2017 class and a senator in the Nevada Youth Legis...

Problems regarding Desert Pines HS bathrooms

Perla Martinez Bravo, Problems regarding Desert Pines HS bathrooms

February 21, 2017

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Desert Pines High School is a school in which several of their students are hard workers and are very dedicated with their work, but there is a problem that is concerning a lot of them in which is a huge issue regarding bathrooms. This...

Lunches

February 17, 2017

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Lunches are too short.Students don't get much time to eat.By the time those kids wait in line and settle down to eat,many of them only get a few minutes to eat and feel rushed to eat their lunch. Students need more time to eat. Students...

Tardy Policy all Wrong

February 16, 2017

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The tardy policy in Desert Pines High School is just not working. Students are still being late and teachers keep needing to write referrals. Some students are tardy for valid reasons , but keep getting marked tardy by teachers....

More Strict Rules on Truancy

February 16, 2017

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More strict rules on truancy will help the attendance rate go up because kids don’t like getting in trouble and having things taken away from them. One thing with more strict rules on truancy is that students grades could...

Lunch Passes

February 16, 2017

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  Desert Pines High School and high schools around the country have the same issue. Lunch lines are too long which eats up a lot of lunchtime for the students. In order to avoid this passes should be given out to students...

Truancy and It’s Consequences

February 16, 2017

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Not attending school can have major effects for both the student and  Desert Pines High School. Students who do not come to school do not  get all their education or even important life skills. Many high school students either...

More Elective Choices

February 16, 2017

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Electives in high school are crucial. However, the funding for these significant classes aren't increasing. Better funding for more electives at Desert Pines will broaden students interests. The importance of electives is that...

Cell Phone Usage in the Classroom

February 16, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Does cell phone usage in classrooms affect students? Cell phones in the classrooms distract students from learning. Students are paying more attention to their phones than their education. Also, grades are gradually dropping....

Teachers at DP

February 15, 2017

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  The teachers at Desert Pines are having attendance and other student issues in the classroom. The students aren't engaged at DP. Students at DP don't like school but need to be here. If DP students don't care about school...

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