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  • Spending The Day At TEDXSeattle

    Spending The Day At TEDXSeattle

    Melany Herrejon, Staff Writer

    TEDXSeattle took place on November 11, 2017 at McCaw Hall in Seattle. The theme was ‘Changing Places’ and had four sessions as named below.  This is TEDX’s eighth annual event in Seattle and their fourth at McCaw Hall. Here are just some of the speakers you could see that day. Changing the Gam...

    Anticipation for the first speaker to come out fills McCaw Hall.

    Melany Herrejon

  • GPHSFoodReviews critiques school lunch items

    GPHSFoodReviews critiques school lunch items

    Elizabeth Schwartzhoff, Staff Writer

    GPHSFoodReviews is an account that reviews all the food from the school cafeteria and gives a rating out of 10. They started their account on September 29 and they have gained over 750 followers; they post almost every day. The account is also completely anonymous. Not many know who they actually and...

    The home page of their Instagram account. In only a few weeks, they accrued over 700 followers.

    Elizabeth Schwartzhoff

  • School Is Starting Late

    School Is Starting Late

    Cole Eydt, Staff Writer

      Delayed start next week due to testing. Next Tuesday and Wednesday all of the students except the Juniors will have a late start. The school made sure that students knew about the change in the schedule and why the test is in the fall instead of the spring. “This summer, the State...

    The empty entrance by the tennis courts.

    Cole Eydt

  • Locker vs. Backpacks

    Locker vs. Backpacks

    Raelyn Young, Staff Writer

    Many students here went to middle school at Valley View.  At the VVMS campus we all had individual lockers. Here, students carry backpacks and have a set of textbooks at school and at home. When the school first started planning the buildings layout they had to take in to consideration that the number...

    The students in the crowded 2nd floor hallways.

    Raelyn Young

  • Graduation Requirements

    Graduation Requirements

    Naomi Fifita, Staff Writer

    The Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction has raised the graduation requirements this past year to have the students meet the requirements with the universities in Washington. The class of 2021 and the future graduating classes in Washington now must complete twenty-four credits...

    The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction Graduation Requirements. Credit: www.wa.gov

Upcoming Events

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Academics

SAT Stress

SAT Stress

Alex Ropka, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017No Comments

As the school year kicks off many Seniors at Glacier Peak are currently rushing to get SAT test done, and college applications sent in. College’s request that students get...

  • You Snooze You Lose November 7, 2017
  • Seven Students Explain Why They’re Late October 31, 2017
  • 5 Ways To Handle Finals June 22, 2017

Reviews

21 Savage, Offset and Metro Boomin Collaborate Make a Halloween Masterpiece

21 Savage, Offset and Metro Boomin Collaborate Make a Halloween Masterpiece

Evan Bodenstab

November 13, 2017No Comments

Rappers 21 Savage and Offset and producer Metro Boomin released a collaboration album at midnight of Halloween. The album, rightfully entitled Without Warning considering they ann...

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Student Life

Saving Students Lives One Blemish At A Time

Saving Students Lives One Blemish At A Time

Sydney Allman, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017No Comments

Is stress of homework, sports, or after school activity’s making you break out? I’m here to help solve all those tricky blackhead or pimples you may be struggling to hide....

  • Christmas Every Night November 14, 2017
  • Eating In Class November 13, 2017
  • More than Music November 8, 2017

Features

The Sonic Squirrels And Project Unify

The Sonic Squirrels And Project Unify

Elisabeth Avenell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2017

After school on November 7, 2017, Glacier Peak’s robotic team, the Sonic Squirrels, met with Project Unify to design simple robots out of Legos. The team got the inspiration...

A Lunchbox A Day

A Lunchbox A Day

November 10, 2017

Switching Schools

Switching Schools

November 9, 2017

Q and A With ‘Jane’

Q and A With ‘Jane’

November 8, 2017

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Polls

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People of GP

Chloe Cartier

Chloe Cartier

November 21, 2017No Comments

"I like people who are nice, and funny, and will listen to me. A real friend will accept somebody for who they are, and won't try to change them. Friends stick together no...

Alex Kube

Alex Kube

November 21, 2017

Kawehi Wong

Kawehi Wong

November 20, 2017

Aidan Nelson

Aidan Nelson

November 20, 2017

Opinion

Is The Homework Worth It?

Is The Homework Worth It?

Kimberly Freitas, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017No Comments

Overwhelming amounts of homework are causing students to devalue their learning. Recent studies suggest that high schoolers spend an average of 17.5 hours on homework each...

Opinions On Politics

November 7, 2017

Suicide And Depression Effects Everyone

November 7, 2017

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