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#10
2019-2020
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Pleasant Valley High School
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Pleasant Valley High School
in 2019-2020
#36
2019-2020
Best of SNO Rank for
Pleasant Valley High School
Stories from Pleasant Valley High School
Spartan drama brings show to rehabilitating prisoners
News

Susan Anil | January 14, 2019

The Spartan drama department is taking its show on the road in order to perform at One Eighty, an organization that supports rehabilitating prisoners and those in crisis or poverty. 

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Students are taking over, and teachers approve
Features

Maya McClain | January 10, 2019

Historically, teacher-led classrooms have been the status quo. Students have spent their school days listening to teachers lecture at them class period after class period. However, a recent fad has begun…

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Time to change the rankings
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Carli Spelhaug | January 2, 2019

The Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union (IGHSAU) is in charge of making all rankings and pairings for all girls’ sports in the state of Iowa. The way they come up with these rankings is not the best…

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Jimmy Guest | November 28, 2018

This story was originally published on Spartan Shield on November 13, 2018.

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Living in limbo: A family’s struggle with LGBTQ rights
Features

Christy Bishop | November 8, 2018

Times seem uncertain for those who identify as a part of the LGBTQ community.

With two attempts to ban transgender people from the military and a proposition to reverse recognition and rights of them,…

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Locals participate in #MilesforMollie
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Haley Moore | October 26, 2018

People all across the state of Iowa came together on August 26, 2018 to celebrate the life of 19-year old Mollie Tibbetts and her passion for running. To show support for Mollie and her family, runners…

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PV’s NRA grant stirs controversy
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Lily Williams | October 15, 2018

The NRA awarded more than .3 million in grants to U.S. schools and youth programs from 2010 to 2016. While that number has shocked countless citizens, local residents were more surprised to find out Pleasant…

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