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College Unfairly Expensive?

Mia Perez, Editorial Writer

February 10, 2017

After graduating High School, most students will end up going to College. But some students don’t end up attending college, for many reasons. A reason can be they don’t have the grades, they don’t know what they want to ...

Identity Crisis

Lexie Schramm, Editorial Writer

February 10, 2017

Requiring students to wear IDs here at Desert Vista has become a real topic of debate. Some believe that student identification is unnecessary, but it it actually vital to keeping the environment safe at school.   Wi...

Dear Tempe Union District: Get on top of your tech!

Angela Anderson, Editorial Writer

February 10, 2017

Technology in classrooms are a big part of learning today. The Tempe Union High School district has been blessed with many computers, laptops, SmartBoards and projectors. However, the blessings students have all become accust...

Safety precautions become an inconvenience

Sanjana Pitti, Editorial Writer

February 10, 2017

Everyday, students are forced to wear ID badges to school at all times. While the school may think it keeps the school safer, students think that wearing badges all day is an inconvenience.   By now, teachers most likely know and recogn...

Opinion on desert vista spirit week

Shayna Smith, Editorial Writer

February 10, 2017

Desert Vista High School and mostly every other school  has a spirit week sometime during the year. Schools can have it from one time to however many times they want to have a spirit week.     If you do not know what spirit week is, it...

Desert Vista’s 2017 Sadie’s

Paige Kaminski, opinion writer

February 3, 2017

Desert Vista’s 2017 Sadie’s is coming up soon, so girls ask your boy before it is too late! The theme for Sadie’s this year is The Great Gatsby. The week before is a throwback spirit week leading up to the dance on Jan....

A Review of The Martian Chronicles: a Philosophical Science Fiction

Charles Schartman, opinion writer

February 3, 2017

Many science fiction novels place focus on the adventures of a main set of characters within a fictional setting. However, other science fiction novels take a different approach and use those settings as an allegory of our real worl...

Desert Vista Art Club

Leilani Nish, opinion writer

February 3, 2017

The Desert Vista Art Club is an active club that meets every Thursday after school from 3:14pm to 4:20pm. The club works together on many group activities. Art club activities include students joining art competitions, selling brace...

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