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Opinion: Online schooling is detrimental to students’ learning

Opinion: Online schooling is detrimental to students' learning
April 29, 2020

On March 12, Fenton High School students attended their last full day of school of the 2019-2020 school year, although they didn’t know it at the time. The decision to close schools for the remainder...

Opinion: high schools should not offer weighted classes

Opinion: high schools should not offer weighted classes
April 8, 2020

On a four-point scale, how is it possible for a student to have a 4.2 Grade Point Average (GPA)? Well, this can be achieved thanks to weighted classes, which are on a five-point scale. Weighted classes...

Opinion: Student Council should have more responsibility

Opinion: Student Council should have more responsibility
March 11, 2020

Student Council’s responsibilities at Fenton High are limited. Their responsibilities include organizing the winter dance, homecoming activities, and donating to charities, but not much else. Numerous...

Opinion: Graffiti is vandalism

Opinion: Graffiti is vandalism
February 20, 2020

Kansas City Park and Recreation center spent around $130,000 on city clean up for graffiti in 2012; nationally each year city park and recreation centers spend $12 billion on cleaning up graffiti from...

Opinion: What makes a good teacher

Opinion: What makes a good teacher
January 29, 2020

Who is your favorite teacher of all time? Is it the quirky science teacher, who always seems to give great advice? Or maybe it is the kind art teacher, who is always willing to lend a helping hand. No...

Opinion: Wearing hats in school creates unneeded distractions

Opinion: Wearing hats in school creates unneeded distractions
January 3, 2020

It is a common  occurrence at Fenton High for a teacher to have to remind a student of the school dress code. By far the most frequent violation of Fenton’s dress code is the wearing of hats. Despite...

Opinion: Out-of-state college is better than in-state college

Opinion: Out-of-state college is better than in-state college
December 5, 2019

Last year, a Fenton InPrint poll found that only 18 out of about 200 seniors in the class of 2019 decided to go out-of-state for college. This statistic is close to the national average, according to Niche,...

Opinion: Out of state college is not the best choice for students

Opinion: Out of state college is not the best choice for students
December 5, 2019

The thought of traveling to a different state may sound fun at first, especially for those who love to travel, but attending college out of state has numerous disadvantages. According to The College Solution,...

Opinion: mental health days can lead to laziness and procrastination

Opinion: mental health days can lead to laziness and procrastination
November 19, 2019

Life is stressful. This is a universal truth that will always be around as long as society exists. When this is factored with an educational system that is based on competition, which breeds pressure to...

Opinion: Haunted houses aren’t all they’re cracked up to be

Senior Cale Mitchell acts as a scarer for the Haunted House fundraiser that the InPrint staff held.
October 29, 2019

Walking up to a haunted house with your friend, who convinced you to come, both of you purchase tickets. As you hear the screams of others up ahead, you clench your hand around your ticket. Following your...

Opinion: Fenton High should have an open campus

Opinion: Fenton High should have an open campus
October 3, 2019

Driving to Panera Bread, Vibe Well or Fenton House for lunch seems like a dream to Fenton High students. In reality, having an open campus would make much sense and be very beneficial to all. It would...

Opinion: Early morning SRT helps students thrive

Opinion: Early morning SRT helps students thrive
September 23, 2019

While walking through the school hallway in the morning, you may see numerous tired faces as students begin to file in. Students drag their feet to first hour wishing it was the end of the day already....

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