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Freshmen Learn How to Survive High School

Freshman survival seniors set up their food day for the following weeks to come.

September 9, 2019

Freshman survival is designed to help freshman to be successful throughout high school. You will learn what chants, where places are inside the building, what teachers you should go to for certain things. And just overall how to have a good high school experience.   Head principle, Jerry Kalina ...

Dancing to Perfection

The Papillion La Vista Dance Team poses before the maroon and white scrimmage.

Sophie Schlapia, Staff Writer

September 6, 2019

The Friday night lights are shinning in your face. You sprint out on the field and stop at the 50-yard line. Everyone on your team gets into their places. You hit your pose strong and proud to impress the crowd. The music blasts throughout the stadium. While dancing the crowd goes wild, cheerin...

Correcting the Past

Mia Jarecki prepares for the next play.

Maddy Delos Reyes, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

The cheering crowd and the fall breeze flutter in the air on October 13, 2018. It is an unforgettable day for Monarch softball players. Losing the state championship game was a huge upset, and a shock to all. But this season, players are ensuring it won’t happen again.  At the start of the season, the...

The Growing Franchise

Parker Allen, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

In early July, millions of people went to see ‘Spider-Man: Far from Home’ - which made a gross of over 1.1 billion dollars worldwide. Now Spider-Man fans around the world are worried for the future of the Spider-Man franchise as the parent companies Disney and Sony split apart.  The breaking news in...

Social Media Hacking

Annie Waldman, Asst. Editor in Chief

September 4, 2019

Going on Instagram is an everyday occurrence for many students. However, sometimes they can experience some unusual events that could make anyone wary of the app.  Messages on Instagram direct messaging have been being sent to random followers asking for them to click mysterious links. The links then ask people to sign in, and that ...

Behind the Scenes

Students enjoy the new artwork and walk down the athletic and fine arts wings.

September 4, 2019

Every summer, around 100 new students enroll at PLHS, not counting freshmen. The surplus of new students creates necessary, and sometimes complicated, changes around the school. Incoming students must be enrolled in classes which means current students may draw the short straw and have overcrowded classes...

Band March-A-Thon

The band marches in parade block towards Foundation Field for the Maroon vs. White scrimmage.

Katelyn Squiers, Staff Writer

September 4, 2019

As time goes on and years pass by, different phrases and trends find popularity within the lives of high school students. Although teenagers no longer say, “totally tubular,” a more recent popular phrase states “Saturdays are for the boys.” However, on August 24, Saturday was not a day for the ...

April Showers bring May Cookies?

From Anonymous

Rachel Pham, Staff Writer

May 9, 2019

The saying 'April showers bring May flowers' has been said for centuries and refers to the budding of bright blossoms as April ends and May begins. The PLHS student council, however, have taken this saying and replaced the fresh flowers with frosted ones.  Over the week of April 23, the student council sol...

A Time for Celebration!

Honors Night!

Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-In-Chief of PLPulse

April 26, 2019

If you’re like me, any mention of scholarships and congratulations is an awkward experience. Some would call it modest, I guess...but, it is always nice to honor the achievements and accomplishments of the hardworking students attending PLHS for the last time. Honors Night is a night to acknowledge ...

2019 Senior Spotify Playlist

2019 Senior Spotify Playlist

Kaylen Maltais, PLPulse Editor-in-Chief

April 18, 2019

Hello Monarch Nation! We are gearing up our 2nd annual Senior Spotify Playlist, and we hope that with your submissions, we can make this year better than last! For those that don't know, the Senior Spotify Playlist is an opportunity for us to give the seniors a great send off their last week of...

A Change in Systems

Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-In-Chief of PLPulse

April 12, 2019

We’re all used to voting for Prom King/Queen in our advisement classes before Prom, but this year the method has changed and become more efficient and accurate. This year, ZipGrade sheets will be used as people enter Prom to make the voting system faster, more efficient, and less manually intensiv...

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