The Journal Rewired

Behind the ballot

Behind the ballot

Owen Hodges

October 8, 2020

Why Trump? As the race for Presidency continues, President Donald Trump has acquired a large fol...

School Board members attend a meeting Sept. 28. Members make decisions they believe will help schools in the township.

Automatically elected

October 4, 2020

As the presidential election is approaching, so is the Perry Township School Board election, which al...

Textbook shuffle

Jemimah Ram

September 14, 2020

Every six years, there is a new adoption of English textbooks in the English department, and this year happened to be one of those years.  Since every textbook is used for a six year period, students get charged for textbook rental fees. So that over the course of the rental fees, students end up paying for the textbook...

Students in Jamie Marshall's Spanish class sit six feet away from each other. Students must stay socially distanced due to COVID-19.

Hybrid learning

September 10, 2020

Just before the scheduled start of school, staff and students at SHS found out they would be attending...

SHS has a plan in place if someone in the building tests positive for COVID-19. Nurse Bethany Mendez is one of the nurses that can assess symptoms.

Positive response

September 10, 2020

Students returned to the 2020-2021 school year in early August with masks on, a six-foot distance in...

Assistant Principal Andrew Ashcraft works in his office at SHS. He will be taking over the job of principal at SMS for the upcoming school year.

Leading by example

May 11, 2020

With the new school year comes new staff changes within the township. Assistant Principal Andrew Ashc...

Coronavirus: fact vs. fiction

Coronavirus: fact vs. fiction

April 29, 2020

COVID-19 has affected people’s lives all around the world, making change in incomes, social lives, food ...

Social studies teacher Daniel Jones poses for a selfie with one of his classes. Jones works to create an inclusive learning environment in every class.

Passion and connection

April 28, 2020

Former SHS Principal Barbara Brouwer distinctly remembers her interview with Daniel Jones. She says tha...

AP exam changes

AP exam changes

April 28, 2020

A.P. classes have been preparing for a year for the big test at the end of the semester. But as the tea...

Students take the ISTEP+ test in a designated testing room. It is necessary to have as many test-takers out of the sophomore class as possible.

‘Results have an impact’

March 8, 2020

Every school year, sophomores are tested on their English and mathematics skills through a standardized t...

As of Feb. 1, 2020, students can be drug tested under reasonable suspicion.

Under suspicion

March 6, 2020

At SHS, there has never been a tolerance for drugs on campus, now a randomized drug test by administration is ...

Counseling director Julie Fierce meets with a student on Feb. 20. Counselors in the Guidance Office meet with students to help them pick the pathway best tailored for their goals.

Pathways to success

February 28, 2020

Classes before 2023 had to pass the state standardized test and get good enough grades to pass in a four...

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