Category Archives: Everest

Uniform schedule impacts students lives across Bay Area campuses this school year

By Evelyn Archibald and Judy Ly   Editors-in-Chief Denali senior William Torborg said it is hard for most students to stay focused for long durations. He pointed out that as a student with ADHD, it is harder for him to maintain concentration in class.  “It’s not like, the most fun to sit through four and a half hours of class

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Everest closes the year with its Celebration of Learning

By Molly Pigot and Karla Santana Staff Editors  As the school year is coming to a close, Everest Public High School is in the full swing of Expeditions and has just held the Celebration of Learning. This is an annual event held to demonstrate what students have done in their Expeditions courses and to award students who have proved that

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Botany will be offered as a new Expeditions course

By Molly Pigot Everest Editor-in-Chief  Coming to Expeditions in the 2019-20 school year will be Botany, a brand new course that will be offered at Everest and Rainier. It will be taught by current College Readiness teacher, Jane Rieder. This course offers a new type of learning experience for students interested in plants and Life Sciences. Botany is the study

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The last hurrah: Planning graduation

By Jennifer Valencia Everest Editor-in-Chief Graduating high school is something every high schooler dreams of throughout the four years. The rigorous process students must go through in order to achieve the goal of graduating high school is a long one. Not only must students experience the confusion and emotional distress of experiencing high school, they must also grow up and

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Everest Student Government successfully hosts Winter Formal

By Molly Pigot Everest Editor-in-Chief Promoting leadership among students is very important to the culture of Everest. Because of this, programs such as Student Government are promoted to students. This program, run by AP U.S. History teacher, Emmalee Austin, allows students to take initiative in their school and allows for them to plan events such as Community Night, Winter Formal

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The media and mental health: A look at Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

By Emanuel Fernandez Everest Opinion Editor For those people, the past endures, maintaining a vice-like grip on their life. They are haunted by a constant reminder of that event, either flashbacks or nightmares. This is known as Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, or PTSD, is a mental ailment that is created by encountering a traumatic experience, such as, but

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