Arts

Homemade, store bought gifts spread holiday spirit

Homemade, store bought gifts spread holiday spirit

by | December 21, 2016

As soon as the final piece of pumpkin pie is served for the night, frost instantly fills the air, pale lights outline the silhouettes of houses, menorahs appear in windows and ‘Jingle Bell Rock’... Read More

AP Art students help with after school program

AP Art students help with after school program

by | November 29, 2016

Paint spilling everywhere. Food scattered around the floor. Kids wrestling on the ground. Sounds like a scene of utter chaos, doesn’t it? Not for AP Art seniors Kate Abel and Molly Szczech. Abel and... Read More

Glauber dances her way from coast to coast

Glauber dances her way from coast to coast

by | November 29, 2016

Following the satisfying ring of the school bell signaling one school day closer to graduation, most high schoolers hurry home only to plop down on the couch and browse the internet. Senior Elisa Glauber,... Read More

Troubs warm up their pipes for another holiday season

Troubs warm up their pipes for another holiday season

by | November 29, 2016

It’s nearing that time of year again. You’re in class and hear the voices of fellow students dancing through the hallways; the noise gets louder until it is right outside of the door. The... Read More

Hodgkinson designs her future around fashion

Hodgkinson designs her future around fashion

by | November 29, 2016

The neutral-colored fabric dances with every step as the audience filled with famous individuals admires the outfit. From the media risers she snaps a photo and tries to capture the liveliness of the fabric... Read More

PHS students express themselves through bands

PHS students express themselves through bands

by | November 3, 2016

Strolling to the center of the stage, Cole Becker, class of ‘14, grabs the microphone and flips his hair to raucous applause at the Oakland Metro. His brother Max, class of ‘12,  strums his... Read More

Acting prepares musical ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’

Acting prepares musical ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’

by | November 3, 2016

“Unexpected,” “predictable,” “acrobatic,”  “weird,”  “simple”  and “out of the blue”.    These are just a few of the ways the producers of the upcoming acting musical, “The Drowsy Chaperone,” are describing what will be... Read More

AP Art students create pieces for charity

AP Art students create pieces for charity

by | November 3, 2016

This year the College Board is seeking to combine school and the community that surrounds it.  In the AP Studio Art: 2D Design classes they are doing this by having students incorporate their community... Read More

Roy gathers stories for proposed race assembly

by | November 3, 2016

On the tails of the Healthy Relationships and Consent Assemblies, report of a possible new assembly is coming about. Senior Amalia Roy said that roughly a month ago, she started compiling stories of experienced... Read More

Students give new life to ‘The Highland Piper’

Students give new life to ‘The Highland Piper’

by | November 3, 2016

In 1930, no more than a decade out from the founding of PHS, “The Highland Piper” published its first issue. It was the school’s first official literary magazine, catering to what would have been... Read More