The sun shines brightly on the fall leaves, yet the field itself is in shade. The national anthem begins to ring out. The team in white stands tall, hands over hearts. The team in blue kneel, arms around each other’s shoulders.
“We [my team] were hoping to contribute to the movement
As you sit there, listening to people shuffling in, and trying to swat your brother’s arm out of your popcorn bag, staring up at the dark, velvet curtain separating you and the actors, you wonder: what goes on on the other side of the curtain?
South students balance jam packed schedules
This isn’t just the life of fashion employees in big cities like New York or LA. This is the reality of some students at South who work at local boutiques.
Most kids with at least a partially rigorous schedule would agree that homework is often over assigned and a leading cause of stress among high school students.
Cable television is what most people would’ve imagined when they think of in-home entertainment, but with the addition of Netflix and other streaming services, cutting the cord could become the new norm.
Music has clearly shown ways the people are able to express themselves and speak for them when they can’t describe their emotions themselves.
A disorder that has the ability to put you in a wheelchair by the time you graduate. A disorder that is so rare that it doctors will pass your symptoms off as growing pains. This is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.
EDS affects 1 in 10,000 people and two young women from South have
Video games at PHS? Not something very school related, is it? Despite this, South students use it as an escape from life in school, and a way to have some fun.
Have you ever come home from a stressful day and wanted to sit in your room, wrap yourself in your music and forget everything that happened?
A split school, two sides divided by one thing… music.
Working after school jobs can have its benefits and drawbacks. Research shows that some teens may see a slip in grade and deal with stress due to working after school, but for many South students, the benefits overshadow the risks.
Students at South keep busy through after school jobs that come