The 3rd Guardians of the Galaxy movie premiered on May 5th, 2023, and received majority approval from fans. This is said to be the final movie in this franchise although fans may be upset about that. It’s received an 81% on Rotten Tomatoes, and an 8.4/10 on IMDb. In my personal opinion, I think it […]
Author: Abigail Runyon
New Vape Technology
Underage vaping has become an increasingly popular issue in Peru Community schools, and members of the school board have come up with a seemingly effective way to combat it. New vape detectors have been installed in all the bathrooms and locker rooms. These detectors are also multifunctional, they detect the chemicals from vapes, loud noises, […]
Staff Feature-Regina Forman
Q: How long have you been teaching? A: “I’ve been at Peru community schools for around 18 years.” Q: Do you do any other jobs besides teaching? A: “I own 7 other business’s.” Q: What grades have you taught? A: “I’ve taught all of them. I am in a unique position that the kids have […]
Staff Feature- Zach Leffel
Q: How long have you been teaching? A: 9 years Q: What’d you go to college for? A: Originally accounting Q: How long did you go to college for? A: 5 years Q: What’s your favorite class period this year. A: 4th Q: What grades have you taught? A: 8-12 Q: What’s your favorite one […]
Staff Feature-Mr. Colin Quin
In the second edition of PJHS staff features reporters Jayma Majors and Annika Malone interviewed staff member Colin Quin. The interview is as follows below. Q: What’s your job at Peru Jr./Sr. High School? A: Grades 7-12 Athletic Director. Q: How long have you been working at Peru community schools? A: This will be my […]
Staff thoughts: End of the Semester
For the first time in a couple of years, Peru High School hosted a journalism class. The class, which was originally intended to be one-semester, has grown to become a key component of the high-school’s fine arts program. As the semester comes to an end, the people of the Journalism class are reflecting on how […]
How Powerful is a Voice?
Protests happen all over the world. Some are more successful than others, but the real question is: How powerful is a voice? Having a voice is just one of the many things that makes us human, but that doesn’t just mean the ability to talk. Having a voice means to be able to express your […]
When is the Christmas season?
Many people have varying opinions on when the Christmas season starts. Is it a month beforehand? Or within the month of the holiday itself? We polled the visitors of the Peruvian website and asked their opinions. Most people think Christmas season starts after Thanksgiving. The results from the Christmas poll are above.
The History of Halloween
The first account of Halloween was around 2,000 years ago. It was originally a festival of Samhaincelebrated on October 31st by the Celts; they lived in what is now France, Ireland, and the UnitedKingdom.. The purpose of this holiday was to acknowledge the end of harvest season and markthe start of the dark and dreary […]