Is school discipline policy effective? Recent events question effectiveness of approach

BY AHMED DARWICH Due to recent disciplinary events, students have begun to question the disciplinary system and its effectiveness on the student body. Most students at Wadsworth High are not familiar with the disciplinary system, but a very public display … Continue reading Is school discipline policy effective? Recent events question effectiveness of approach

Fighting brings down strong school spirit

BY COLIN WRIGHT At the start of the 2016 school year, Wadsworth High School took on a new motto. “All in for the Worth!” celebrated school spirit by bringing focus to personal goals, as well as goals for the school. The positive campaign to build up a strong community has been very successful, but is endangered by fighting; especially a recent fight that went viral online. Fighting has always been an unfortunate element of high school. In decades past, fights in school were not seen as a matter of great concern. Usually, no disciplinary action was taken and people moved … Continue reading Fighting brings down strong school spirit

National rhetoric creates detrimental consequences

STAFF EDITORIAL The negative rhetoric being used in the presidential election is detrimental to the state of affairs of the United States and is increasing the presence of extremist policy ideals within the voting populous. We cannot condone the venomous words spoken by the men and women running for the office of the POTUS. Their attacks on the personal happenings of their political rivals destroy the ideal of a democracy that is independent of the lives of government officials. What we should focus on when choosing the leader of our nation is the public image that they uphold. And though … Continue reading National rhetoric creates detrimental consequences