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Should senior year be the hardest?

Should senior year be the hardest?

Miranda Platt, Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

Some people say that senior year should be harder than others. That we should have things keep getting harder because that’s how college will work and we need to be ready but I highly disagree. I feel giving seniors the most room to choose what they want to take and giving them the most lenience is a su...

Student opinions on the Trump impeachment inquiry

Student opinions on the Trump impeachment inquiry

Noelle Schaaf, staff writer

October 4, 2019

President Donald Trump has been under investigation lately regarding accusations made against him. These accusations saying that he is using his power with foreign nationals, specifically the Ukraine, to help his reelection. Another aspect under investigation is the request President Trump made to the Ukr...

Confusion present in OSAA rankings

Confusion present in OSAA rankings

Anthony Saccente, Staff Writer

September 19, 2019

Confusion Present in OSAA Rankings For the Oregon Schools Activities Association (OSAA), the manner in which rankings are constructed apply differently than professional leagues such as the MLB and NFL. Wins and losses are not of paramount importance and a team’s victories inside their conferen...

Enjoying the firsts and treasuring the lasts

Senior Aly Johnston smiles on her doorstep before her first day of kindergarten. Photo credit Aly Johnston.

Aly Johnston, Editor-in-chief

September 5, 2019

When you’re in the thick of it, high school seems like it’s going to drag on forever. Recently, though, I’ve learned that the end comes up quickly. Today, I enjoyed my last “first day” of public school. As I begin my senior year, the end is finally in sight. When I woke up this morni...

Baseball players are slowing games down

Baseball players are slowing games down

Anthony Saccente, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

Over the last decade, even die-hard baseball fans have been annoyed about the length of baseball games. People buy their tickets and sit in the stands for a 9-inning affair to be entertained by 9 men out in the field against 1 batter to make a nice play out in the field, watch a runner turn a single in...

Grande mess

Grande mess

Anthony Saccente, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

The unholy smell of the earthly and crummy coffee beans that have been turned into a steamed milk mess of pumpkin spice latte traveled up through my nose and completely stunted my smell for the whole day. Everywhere I went-my house, my school, the baseball field, and back to my house-all I could smell w...

The course with no meaning

Stressing about homework

Anthony Saccente, Staff Writer

August 30, 2019

Academic Seminar is an impractical subperiod sandwiched in between each and every student' 1st and 2nd Period. It's intended purpose is to "address work avoidance behaviors for middle and high school students at risk of poor school outcomes" (From PBIS). But does that definition actually apply to wh...

Opinions on forecasting?

Pictured above is senior Ally Finkbeiner, who was surprised to see the

Meghann Yochim, Academics Editor

August 30, 2019

Almost all of Wilsonville High School’s students look forward to the day when new schedules are released. The feeling is still bittersweet, because while we do get to start a new chapter, this email is also an indication that summer is close to being over and done with. While most of us are sad to see...

New dance team

Dancers and one of the coaches  in the beginning of preforming tryout routine.

Aylenna Busse, Staff writter

May 19, 2019

The dance team last years was one of the best years to be on the team, as for last year the dancers became so close and became sisters. They were always there for one another and always willing to help out rather it be helping with counts or tutoring each other with a subject in school. The dancers on the ...

Should communication programs be funded by the government?

Communication photo from pixaby.

Mackenzie Waterfield, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

The field of communication fosters a platform where open-minded individuals alike can express themselves. Though these media outlets are devoid of the financial support that is public funding by the federal government. High schools like Wilsonville often have to hold fundraisers or sell advertisemen...

Lunch reviews with Lucie and Kali: Jamba Juice

Lunch reviews with Lucie and Kali: Jamba Juice

Lucie White and Kali Connell

May 3, 2019

This week we’re going to do a little less obvious of a lunch destination but equally as good. If you’re a big breakfast eater or snack throughout the day and just want a little something during lunch, Jamba Juice is the place for you.   First of all, Jamba is one of the closest places you can go duri...

Endgame Review

Endgame Review

Cameron Forsberg, Staff Writer

April 29, 2019

Before you keep reading this go watch Avengers: Endgame.  This was probably the best movie in the last decade. The Marvel Cinematic Universe has done something no other has.  And they ended it in the most perfect way that they could. They did a really good job at connecting every single movie in the last...

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