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School start times do not give students enough time

School start times do not give students enough time

Ryan Floom, Staff Writer

September 21, 2011


Filed under Opinion

Tigard High School's regular start time is 7:50 am, 8:15 am on Tuesdays. School ends at 2:50 pm every day. That is 7 hours of school. Students get 40 minutes for lunch and 10 minutes between four separate periods of hard focused work. On average, Tigard students get less than the recommended 8 hours...

Print books are going out

Anna Roberts, Staff Writer

September 16, 2011


Filed under Opinion

There is much debate between eBooks and print books. I’m sorry book lovers, but eBooks are much better! What’s not to love? I’ll give you five reasons. You can carry thousands of books with you on one device. A reason for the tree-huggers: It is eco-friendly. No ink used, and fewer trees ki...