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Sign the slip to buy a ticket

Sign the slip to buy a ticket

September 27, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

Anna Petrovich Messenger Staff Writer     Placer High School now requires students and their parents to sign a behavior agreement form (in which many activities are prohibited) in order to buy a dance ticket. Along with all the papers teachers sent home with their students during the ...

Throwback Gallery Submission

Throwback Gallery Submission

September 27, 2018


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Perspectives, Student Life, Top Stories, Videos

Hey guys! We're working on constructing a "Throwback Gallery" of pictures and videos of Placer students throughout our years as a Hillman. If you have any photos or videos you'd like to share to be featured, click here to do so! Thank you for your participation....

The prominence of reckless driving at Placer High

The prominence of reckless driving at Placer High

September 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Student Life, Top Stories

Alexis Porterfield Messenger Staff Writer   Reckless driving is becoming an impending issue on Placer’s campus, creating a dangerous environment for walking students, as well as other drivers. Teenage drivers are, and have always been, considered unreliable on the road. Whether they are g...

Drug abuse on Placer High’s campus

Drug abuse on Placer High’s campus

September 25, 2018


Filed under Features, Opinions, Top Stories

Drew Worrell & Alexis Breedlove Messenger Staff Writers   Placer’s campus has been subject to drugs of all kinds over the years. More recently, however, there has been more exposure in the school environment to certain drugs in particular, including cigarettes, nicotine, etc. Stud...

Is Placer missing the green in green and gold?

Is Placer missing the green in green and gold?

September 25, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Top Stories

Emmalee Dann Messenger Staff writer   There are many ways to be environmentally friendly in a school setting. With some minor changes to Placer campus, the school can contribute to a cleaner world.   While paper towels cut energy use by 40%, they also contribute 56 grams of c...

Bill to push back school start time vetoed by governor Brown

Bill to push back school start time vetoed by governor Brown

September 19, 2018


Filed under Features, News, Top Stories

Alayna Fraser Messenger Staff Writer   Have you ever felt your eyelids drooping during your first period class? Have you nodded off and almost fell out of your desk? Maybe you have even waken up in a pool of your own drool? Whatever the case, it seems that many students are struggling to...

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