The Seattle Prep Panther

Addiction Behind Bars

Mimi Parent, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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Drug abuse is an epidemic throughout the United States; however, most drug users are felons. The United States Office of National Drug Control Policy found that an estimated 82% of prisoners tested positive for at least one illicit drug upon entering prison. Due to the high concentration of drug users...

Your Voice, Your Vote

Beni Jurion, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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“If people do not vote then it really puts in the question of the legitimacy of our government”

Should Our Opinions Matter?

Hobbs Hegedus, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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This way of informing teenagers about politics with social media, could be a path to engaging an impressionable younger generation.

How Would Prep Vote?

Milo Pepper, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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An essential element of the american experience is the ability to vote: to shape the future of one’s country and to express individual opinion. A fundamental idea to this system in America is that everyone’s opinion is heard, however the current system leaves out a significant portion of the popu...

Students Debate Importance of Electoral College

Maddie Deasy, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


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The Electoral College. To most high school students this is a pretty insignificant term, but in actuality this group gets to make one of the biggest decisions in the nation. The Electoral College is made up of 538 electors who cast votes to decide the President and Vice-President of the United States....

Alleged Voter Suppression Runs Rampant Leading up to Midterm Elections

Audrey Frigon, Managing Editor

November 5, 2018


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Since the founding of America groups of people have been barred from voting based on race, gender, wealth, and literacy among others. This pattern seemingly has not changed in America leading up to the 2018 Midterm Elections, with accusations of voter suppression front and center. Republican officials...

Cost of Campus Safety

Walid Cruz-Vanegas, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


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What is more important, a minor delay in arriving at the next class, or potentially saving student lives?

Prep Safety Compared to Carolina Schools

Beni Jurion, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


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Does Seattle Prep do enough about safety from campus intruders? On weekends and after school hours, many of the students and staff and have noticed strangers who walk on campus. This potentially can be a grave security concern for Prep.

Security at Seattle Prep

Security at Seattle Prep

October 16, 2018


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Do Prep Students feel safe at school?

Do Prep Students feel safe at school?

Tessa Zink, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


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Safety concerns have become more relevant every day. Between school shootings and threats, it can be difficult for students to feel safe and comfortable when they come to school. However, school threats are an issue and there is constantly news regarding school safety. Student reactions to school...

Campus Changes Seek to Improve Student Safety

Grace Weiand, Staff Writer

September 25, 2018


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Prep students have noticed new safety features all over campus. The Panther talked to Mr. Stearns to get the scoop about these changes. The motivation for these changes was based in a constant goal of keeping Prep as safe as possible. The school brought in an outside auditor to check out the state of...

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