Tide Lines

Do people’s parents influence their political beliefs?

Do people’s parents influence their political beliefs?

Blessyn Marcelle, Staffer

December 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, The Buzz

Whether they like it or not, children usually mimic the behaviors of their parents. David Hannum, Spanish teacher, has similar beliefs. “Even as a teen, kids are listening to everything their parents say. It does not mean that they are feeble-minded. It’s like that with everyone; we listen to wha...

Underclassmen at the prom? An Argument

Underclassmen at the prom? An Argument

March 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion, The Buzz

An ongoing argument between students is should underclassmen be allowed to attend the prom? Seniors Alec Gonzalez and Jared Williard tackle the issue head-on and fight for an answer to the question.

Two Sides of the Jungle: A Jumanji Movie Review

Two Sides of the Jungle: A Jumanji Movie Review

Jared Williard and Alexis Yoder

February 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Style and Entertainment, The Buzz

Jumanji and Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle are connected, but not in the way fans would expect. Both have done well at the box offices and have all-star casts. With both movies being based on the same source material, there is still a clear divide between fans. Which side are you?

Students and teachers discuss new TV show, “13 Reasons Why” (computer art)

Students and teachers discuss new TV show, “13 Reasons Why” (computer art)

Kaelen McMullin, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Style and Entertainment

“13 Reasons Why” is a 13-episode series based on the novel of the same name by Jay Asher. The show, as of now, is available only on Netflix and was released March 31. Many people, including myself, have binge-watched all of the first season. Some finished it the very weekend it came out. The...

WOTS- What musical would you like to see?

WOTS- What musical would you like to see?

Blessyn Marcelle, Staffer

April 7, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Word on the Street

This week on Word of the Street, we asked students what musical they would like to see the drama club preform. Stay tuned to see what they thought!

My experience competing at PSF’s Annual Shakespeare Competition (photo)

My experience competing at PSF’s Annual Shakespeare Competition (photo)

Abbey Kostyal, Production Editor in Chief

March 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

March: the time of the year when Drama Club members shudder at the mere thought of the rapidly approaching annual musical. March: the time of the year when the actors have to balance daily six-hour music rehearsals, school work and having a social life. March: a time of stress for anyone involved wit...

Word on the Street: 03/10/17

Word on the Street: 03/10/17

Jared Williard, Style & Entertainment Editor

March 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Video, Word on the Street

Since spring is coming around the corner, Tide Lines editor Jared Williard asks what are students' favorite things to do in the spring.

I tried these studying techniques so you don’t have to (computer art)

I tried these studying techniques so you don’t have to (computer art)

DeAnna Stevenson, Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Opinion

 Everyone learns differently, as is evidenced by numerous studies done on teaching and how our brains best receive information. In the age of technology, many students are coming up with new ways to study, ones that make it new and exciting. Still, some techniques are better and more effective than o...

WOTS- Binge watching

WOTS- Binge watching

Gillian Revenis, Editor

February 24, 2017


Filed under Word on the Street

This we asked students and teachers what their favorite show is to binge watch.

Students find loopholes in iPad firewalls (photo)

Students find loopholes in iPad firewalls (photo)

Jackson Gunelson, Editor-in-Chief

February 23, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Lo and behold, being over half a year into having iPads in the school, students have figured out several ways to use the tablets in ways that were not originally intended. Whether it be watching movies during homeroom or playing games in between classes, students throughout the school have been using the...

WOTS- Christmas Spirit

WOTS- Christmas Spirit

Milena Dinu, Staffer

February 22, 2017


Filed under Video, Word on the Street

Students are asked whether or not they were in the christmas spirit this holiday season.

What’s the deal with water bottles in school? (photo)

What’s the deal with water bottles in school? (photo)

Gillian Revenis, Editor

February 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion

While sitting at their desks in their classrooms, students listened to the announcement that said they are now not allowed to carry water bottles in their backpacks in school. “I hate not having a water bottle [in school]. Having a bottle makes it a ton easier than going out into the hall, and it ...

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