Monthly Archives: June 2017

Students explore career options through Expeditions courses

By Jennifer Valencia  Staff Writer  At Everest Public High School, Celebration of Learning is a time to showcase all of the work and effort that has been put forward in the Expeditions courses. Students get to show their parents how they have worked hard toward their personal passions and interests. Entrepreneurship  Entrepreneurship is a course that teaches students how a

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Expeditions experiences help students explore their futures

By Teresa Faasolo Staff Writer Students from Everest Public High School spent the last few weeks of school in their Expeditions classes, where they explored their interests on a personal and professional level. At the end of the year, students showcased their learning to parents and school staff at an event called Celebration of Learning. Here’s some insight from students

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Technology shines at the Celebration of Learning

By Madison Chamness Staff Writer Technology is everywhere, entwined in almost every aspect of our daily lives. At Summit Public Schools, students realize the immediate future of using technology in most professions. Students use Chromebooks as valuable learning tools to build professional skills. The Expeditions classes featuring technology also show the creative side of this ever-growing industry. Digital Storytelling In Digital Storytelling, students

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Students show creativity in Expeditions

By Shawn Wilson Staff Writer Art is all about expression and personality, something the students taking arts Expeditions courses at Everest Public High School showed during Everest’s Celebration of Learning. Visual Arts Students in the Visual Arts course were tasked with creating art pieces that represented themselves and their own interpretation of an image. The students all created a picture

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Members give a look into an unknown but tight-knit community

By Shawn Wilson Staff Writer The crowd leans forward in their seats. Waiting in anticipation, with bated breath, as the game’s conclusion creeps closer. A final play is met with a chorus of cheers as the champion leaps into the air, the rush of exhilaration and adrenaline released as pure emotion. Your thoughts might spring to basketball or football, perhaps

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Mentor groups build community

By Mako Oshiro Staff Writer A mentor group is one important part of Summit Public Schools. A mentor group is a group of students who stick together all four years of high school; within the mentor group, the goal is to try to build community. Kristy Chun, a freshman mentor and science teacher, said that her goal in building community

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