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Facebook page demands Piedmont’s return

Facebook page demands Piedmont’s return

by | November 13, 2012

Fingers furiously typing away on the keyboard responding to outlandish claims and accusations, how could people be so naïve? Such thoughts and actions have been provoked often on a recently created Facebook page, Return... Read More

Early decision applicants benefit from higher acceptance rates

Early decision applicants benefit from higher acceptance rates

by | November 13, 2012

The regular decision admittance rate to Ivy League universities for the class of 2016 was 7.9 percent. For students who submitted early, the admittance rate was 25.1 percent, according to the TheIvyCoach.com. Binding early... Read More

Sophomores star in circus shows, daring acts

Sophomores star in circus shows, daring acts

by and | October 29, 2012

They float through the air with the greatest of ease, these daring young teens on the flying trapeze. Sophomores Maddie Loduca and Danielle Foreman perform on the trapeze, ariel rope, ariel straps, double trapeze... Read More

Gamers combat at tutorial

Gamers combat at tutorial

by | October 29, 2012

The crowd roars as a geyser of light erupts from the side of the screen crowning a victor of the match. The video game club held a Super Smash Bros Brawl tournament on October... Read More

Youth Ambassadors highlight issues

by | October 29, 2012

Youth Ambassadors meet and discuss teen culture and concerns at PHS weekly. Youth Ambassadors is open to anyone and meets every thursday at lunch in room 15 to discuss teen culture and concerns to... Read More

Date rape assembly informs student body

Date rape assembly informs student body

by | October 28, 2012

Rape. It happens everywhere, even Piedmont. On October 3rd and 4th, seven students performed the annual Date Rape Assembly for both parents and the student body. Senior actress Sarah Reed-Guy said the stories are... Read More

Aspiring rappers look to be great, but deal with hate

Aspiring rappers look to be great, but deal with hate

by | October 22, 2012

Some doodle in notebooks. Some text under desks. Some write lyrics for their next rap song. Junior Adam Aune, under rap name DurAAceLL, and freshman Landon Campbell, RapperLC, are two of PHS’s aspiring rappers.... Read More

Lyra Cooper Studies Abroad

Lyra Cooper Studies Abroad

by | October 3, 2012

6,029.31 miles away and 15 hours later in Beijing, China, former PHS student Lyra Cooper embarks on her senior year, an immersion into Chinese language and culture. “After going to China during the summer... Read More

Mattix plays Scrabble online

Mattix plays Scrabble online

by | October 1, 2012

The timer begins. The tiles appear. Seven Letters: s, t, y, r, w, e, q. He begins to mix the letters around in his head to form the perfect word, a word that can... Read More

English Learners pursue life in a new culture

English Learners pursue life in a new culture

by | October 1, 2012

Hoe gaat het met u? Ogenki desu ka? Bpen yàang rai bâang? Pos íse? Nǐhǎo ma? Feeling lost? So are they. The English Learners dive into their coursework in Room 37 during fifth period,... Read More