DHS Express

School mental health counselor

February 18, 2020

Teenage mental health concerns are skyrocketing throughout America, yet our school is woefully underprepared to handle it. The school district has three licensed psychologists, but none of them are stationed full-time at the high...

Simply Sydnie

Sydnie Harrell, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2020

One thing that has caught my eye over these past three years is how much my peers lack ambition. Don’t get me wrong—I am not saying I am the exception, but there is a line between completely lacking work initiative and being...

Jo’s Flow

Josephine Taitano, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 18, 2020

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, but not everybody is looking forward to it. While happy couples all over campus will be carrying giant teddy bears and big baskets of candy, many singles will look on with disappointment...

Study hall for seniors

December 19, 2019

The current school curriculum does not allow or provide study hall classes for students. Senior students should be allowed the option to take a study hall class if they have completed their required high school credits. With dual...

Simply Sydnie

Sydnie Harrell, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2019

This past year, I have been listening to a variety of music genres, more than normal. My Spotify Wrapped reminded me that my Airpods were constantly blaring The Wrecks, Oliver Tree, SWMRS, Ghostmane and so many more artists that ...

Jo’s Flow

Josephine Taitano, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 19, 2019

This Thanksgiving break, our family decided to euthanize our dog, Flower, after her health took a turn for the worse. She frequently experienced tremors and refused to eat or drink anything at all, including the medicine that...

Year-round pep rallies

November 13, 2019

Every Friday during football season, the cheer team holds a pep rally to promote school spirit. Cheerleaders lead students in chants, the band plays catchy tunes and athletes celebrate their successes by giving speeches. However,...

Jo’s Flow

Josephine Taitano, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 13, 2019

Because I’m a senior, I’ve been faced with the same question many times: “I bet you’re ready to get out of here aren’t you?” Well, um, no. Not really. There seems to be this idea that as a senior, I must be tired...

Simply Sydnie

Sydnie Harrell, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2019

I think one of the hardest things one could face is the thought of giving up on something because they are struggling with it; in other words, quitting. Over my high school career, I have faced numerous challenges where I was...

Simply Sydnie

Sydnie Harrell, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 4, 2019

It’s here. The year I have been waiting for and yearning for since I was a freshman; senior year. It’s the year that I’m apart of the oldest kids on campus, the year I get to take pictures in a cap and gown and it’s the...

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