GLSEN’s Day of Silence

Every year, since 1996, students across the country have participated in the annual “Day of Silence”. In attempt to highlight the abuse and silencing of LGBT+ students in high schools, PV students took a vow of silence on April 27, 2018. The event was organized by the Perkiomen Valley GSA, or Gay Straight Alliance. Students …

Phillies Start Off Season Strong

Matt DiSanto, Staff Writer Coming out of spring training, the Philadelphia Phillies were ready for action on the baseball diamond. New manager Gabe Kapler has been encouraging his players to “be bold” and embrace the mindset of a true competitor throughout the season. Lucky for him, this seems to working so far. Despite a tumultuous first …

Art Show 2018

  The Perkiomen Valley High School held its annual art show on  the evening of April 24th for the general public, and throughout the day on April 25th for PV high school students. The Art Show is an event where art students and talented artists throughout all grades at the high school can display their …

Words of Wisdom with Mrs. Brecht

by Marc Goldberg, staff writer Q: What inspired you to teach? A:I liked working with kids. Originally I wanted to be a pediatrician. But when I went to school I had to meet with doctors and follow them. I found that I didn’t have the personality to get attached to patients and stick through that. I …

Students Wade to Make a Difference

by Alexander Shores On April 7th, the 2018 Stream Clean-Up collected 500 bags of trash, 2,000 pounds of scrap metal, and 120 tires, among other garbage found along and in the Perkiomen Creek and Perkiomen Watershed. On Saturday, the Perkiomen Watershed Conservancy led an annual day for cleaning up all litter and other trash from …

NMTCC NHS

Congratulations to these students for making the North Montco Technical Community Center National Technical Honor Society! The induction ceremony was held on April 26th. Seniors: DeFreitas, Breanna Fedeli,, Gianna Slater, Alyson Slomkowski, Cory Juniors: Avery, Jessica Brechbill, Jordan Crovetti, Ethan Henschel, Joel Hong, Noah Huff, Bailey Jucewicz, Kira Miller, Meghan Price, Mark Ververka, Craig Sophomores: Pugliese, …

Chance Rhymes Two Sides of the Gun Debate

By Dylan Stevens Chancellor Bennett, also known as Chance the Rapper, is a very benevolent advocate against the gun violence that has historically plagued Chicago’s youth. Chance has donated millions of dollars, met with representatives, and has been an encouraging voice for the youth in and out of his music. According to the Chicago Tribune, …