Articles by Roy Connors

Do your part: Participate in the test

Do your part: Participate in the test

May 23, 2017 | in Opinions

State testing. Two words every high schooler hates when used in conjunction. The routine of getting to school by 8 am, only to sit in a room and take tests for upwards of two... Read More

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

May 23, 2017 | in News

In response to the May 8 assembly addressing the anti-semitic behavior and hateful aftermath, the Share Y(our) Voice club hosted an event in the Alan Harvey Theatre to allow any students to share their... Read More

Video: 2017 ASB election preview

May 18, 2017 | in Web

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Junior Reece Proctor goes the distance (Video)

May 2, 2017 | in Web

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Raul Jorcino Profile (Video)

March 28, 2017 | in Web

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Students explore Washington D.C. over break

Students explore Washington D.C. over break

March 7, 2017 | in Campus

Two thousand four hundred twenty nine miles from home, Piedmont students might find themselves wondering how they ended up walking through the National Mall with students from all around the country. The answer: Close... Read More

Basketball shoots for success

Basketball shoots for success

February 7, 2017 | in Basketball

As one of the most successful basketball coaches of the 20th century said, “The eight laws of learning are explanation, demonstration, imitation, repetition, repetition, repetition, repetition.” The PHS basketball program has been taking some... Read More

Anne Aldridge-Peacock still changing lives, 2o years later

Anne Aldridge-Peacock still changing lives, 2o years later

December 21, 2016 | in Campus

Gathered around a table, a dozen or so teenage faces desperately turn toward her. Fixated upon this woman as if she were their saving grace, these homeless and pregnant teenagers roam the streets of... Read More

Teams promote their games on social media

November 3, 2016 | in Sports

“Ping!” A notification pops up on the phone of 500 students simultaneously. The screens all read the same thing: “You have been invited to the event: Maul the Mariners.” Facebook events such as this... Read More

Speaker Series educates students and community

Speaker Series educates students and community

October 11, 2016 | in News

The Piedmont Unified School District and Piedmont Adult School’s Education Speaker Series has started up again for the 2016-2017 school year. There will be seven speakers this year and one screening of a documentary... Read More