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National Interscholatic Athletic Administrator Certification

Emilie Meehan, Feature Writer

February 24, 2017

The National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association. According to their Linkedin “The NIAAA champions the profession of athletic administration through educational opportunities, advocating ethics, developing leaders a...

Sneakers: more than just a pair of shoes

Jordan Morales, Feature Writer

February 24, 2017

You may see a pair of shoes and not think much of them. Lots of people have the same reaction, or a lack thereof. But what if I told you that millions of people are willing to wait in lines for hours on end, spend hundreds of...

Lunches should be divided by grades

Shayna Smith, Editorial Writer

January 30, 2017

As a freshmen, it is a little frightening knowing that you might not have lunch with any of your friends. Lunch A should be Juniors/Seniors and lunch B should be freshmen/sophomores.   It is the only time in the day where you get...

Let’s meat in the middle

Sanjana Pitti

January 30, 2017

With the start of the new semester many new students enrolled at Desert Vista, and three weeks later students are finally getting in the swing of things.   “DV so far has been really great. I can tell you my adjustment...

Are Graduation Credits Creating More stress Than Good

Emilie Meehan, Features Writer

December 14, 2016

In the high school world, the biggest struggle for teens is having good grades and getting the credits you need to graduate.The sad thing is, “The agency's “Stress in America” survey found that 30 percent of teens reported...

Why some people prefer fake Christmas trees over real ones

Kirsten Woldahl, Features Writer

December 14, 2016

With Christmas right around the corner, many people will be putting up decorations. One of the most important decorations of Christmas is of course, the Christmas tree. There are different kinds of trees but many people prefer...

Billboard Hot 100: Top Ten of the Week

Jorden Morales, Features Writer

December 9, 2016

The Billboard Hot 100 is a collection of the 100 most popular songs of the week based on radio play, streaming, sales, etc. This is a list of the top ten songs for the week of Nov. 28, 2016. and more information about both the...

What’s new in your library

Emilie Meehan, Features Writer

November 8, 2016

Gabi A Girl In Pieces By: Isabel Quintero Random By: Tom Leveen Impulse By: Ellen Hopkins Vigilante Poets By: Kate Hattemer The library gets new books every once in awhile, and usually it’s only for one genre. But recently they got a ...

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