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  • The second annual Fall Craft and Vendor show will be held on Saturday, October 5th from 9AM-2PM in the High School Gym!
  • There is a Varisty Volleyball game @ Carmichaels on Tuesday, September 17th @7:00 PM.
  • Girls: After school cardio lifitng with Mrs. Kniha will be held every Tuesday and Wednesday at the weight rooms!
  • There is a Varsity Football game on Friday, September 20th at Avella @7:00 PM!

Success as a Student

Morgan Kutek, Contributor

February 5, 2016

I feel that tests are a good measure to take on a student’s success. A test is something that allows a student to see how much they have learned. Once a student takes a test, they will be able to see the things they need to ...

Test Taking Measurements

Dalton Fowler, Contributor

February 5, 2016

To me tests are not an accurate measure of student success. Personally school isn't a very good measure of a student's success, tests are just all about memorization. And just repeatedly pounding that information in your head. ...

Are Tests an Accurate Measurement of a Student’s Success?

Michael Pochron, Contributor

February 5, 2016

No, I do not believe that tests are an accurate measurement of a student's success. I have three reasons laid out on why it is not a good system which are, cramming, participation and homework. The first reason cramming is whenever a stud...

Are Tests a Good Testing Method?

Savannah Saesan, Contributor

February 5, 2016

I think test are inaccurate for student success. If students are like me they can get all the answers right on the homework but end up getting stressed and missing some on the tests. When I am doing my homework I am worry free...

Student Success

Ayanna Davis, Contributor

February 5, 2016

Honestly, I do not think tests are an accurate measure of student success. When you take a test it doesn’t count for anything except for your ability to listen. On the test that teachers give are usually things that they have...

Testophobia

Madelyn Van Divner, Contributor

February 5, 2016

Tests are not an accurate measure of students success because some students seem to be bad test takers. Students may be bad test takers because they have the common phobia called "testophobia."‘ Testophobia is the fear of taking tests. Som...

A Test of Patience

Cory Tretinik, Contributor

February 5, 2016

School is all about tests. They are a way teachers can assess what their students have learned from the lesson. Tests, however, are not the most accurate way to determine a student’s knowledge. Some students are just naturally...

Student Success

Makayla McNett, Contributor

February 5, 2016

In my personal opinion I do not believe that tests are an accurate measure of student success. Having 9 years of experience, I have plenty of reasons why. I think that the state tests are so much more difficult than they need t...

Tests

Blaine Cunningham, Contributor

February 5, 2016

  Are tests an accurate measure of student success? Tests are not the best way to see how much a student has accomplished. They are too worried about doing well on the test, they can’t work on other things that may o...

Students Need a Study Hall

Brennan Kozich, contributor

February 5, 2016

If I could change something about my school, I would change the school’s bell schedule so that everyone could have a study hall period. Students go home each day with sports, work and other activities. Some students try to find...

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