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Who was Vel Phillips?
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Who was Vel Phillips?
Sophia Jiang August 6, 2022
June 2022 Editors meet
It's official. We are VPM!
TPF, Adviser • August 1, 2022
Who was Vel Phillips?
Who was Vel Phillips?
Sophia Jiang August 6, 2022

Living as an African American woman in the mid-1900s was extremely challenging. From being prohibited from entering a segregated church to being...

5 Simple Snacks for Student Athletes to Eat Before, Between, or After a Sports Activity
5 Simple Snacks for Student Athletes to Eat Before, Between, or After a Sports Activity
Sophia Jiang August 4, 2022

Do you have a tennis match coming up in an hour? Did you just finish your first track event of the day and now you are getting ready to run that...

Students: Vote Here for Your Favorite VPM shirt!
Students: Vote Here for Your Favorite VPM shirt!
TPF, Adviser • August 1, 2022

The renaming committee is looking for student input for a new school t-shirt design. There are lots of different designs and options but the...

Proper hydration is essential for student success at all ages.
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Why it is Crucial to Include Water Access in the District Policy
Sophia Jiang August 4, 2022

All children, no matter where they live, should have access to clean, safe drinking water. Hydration can help children learn better and prevent...

Who was Vel Phillips?
Who was Vel Phillips?
Sophia Jiang August 6, 2022

Living as an African American woman in the mid-1900s was extremely challenging. From being prohibited from entering a segregated church to being...

August 4th, Contruction Zone
Construction Zone; August 4, 2022
August 4, 2022

A quick walk thru around Memorial 4 weeks before school starts...

Dont miss out on your 2023 yearbook!
Yearbook Information
TPF, Adviser • August 1, 2022

Senior photos for the Olympian 2023 are due NOVEMBER 4, 2022.  The photograph should be a vertical head and shoulder shot. The image should...

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