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Dress code has holes of its own

Dress code has holes of its own

By Alaina Taylor, Portage Northern HS, Portage, Mich.

October 17, 2014

"If a student has selected a manner of appearance that is beyond mere freedom of expression and disrupts the educational process… they may be removed from the educational setting." — PN Dress Code. It’s no secret that here at Portage Northern, there is a widely despised and unpopular policy t...

School’s new breathalyzing policy nets no violators

School's new breathalyzing policy nets no violators

By Hannah Kloos, Edina HS, Edina, Minn.

March 4, 2014

In hopes to create a safe environment for all Edina High School students attending the 2014 Sweetheart’s dance, a number of new policies were instituted, including increased administration and police presence, and, most notably, random breathalyzer tests. Eighty students were breathalyzed at the dance...