• February 28The registration deadline for the April 4th ACT is today, Friday, Feb. 28
  • February 3Piper Educational Foundation is hosting a trivia night as a fundraiser to support Piper Schools. This will be held Feb. 29 7:00 pm
  • February 3Parent Teacher Conferences will be on Feb. 12 and 13 from 4:00 p.m to 7:00 p.m
  • January 22Parking passes should be displayed in the front window of cars. Parking lot checks will start on Friday

Student Life

The whole story: Finstas foster individualism

The whole story: Finstas foster individualism

Morgan Haworth, Print Editor

September 27, 2018

She uses her second Instagram to release emotional baggage. After hiding her true feelings and bottling herself in, she feels free when she posts on her finsta. “I started my finsta because I feel like my finsta is the real me,” junior Jamike Unoke said. A finsta stands for a “fake Instagram.” These a...

Stuco works to improve

Taylor McEachron, Co-Web Editor

September 27, 2018

As the third month of school approaches, students are getting into their routines with classes, clubs and extracurricular activities. Not only are students getting back in the swing of things, but certain groups are looking to improve the school’s environment. Student Council has been working since...

Making a difference in life skills

After lunch the students all get together for a photo. They played in the photo booth and with balloons in the gym before returning for awards.

Bailey Spencer, Staff Photographer

April 29, 2018

The life skills team participated in a competition with the other programs in the area. They left with a lot of smiles and medals to take home and show all the hard work they put in. With support form the staff, friends, and family the students had a great day.

Dancers perform at first showcase

Senior Isley Ford during her solo

Jessica Hutchings, Staff Photographer

April 28, 2018

Courtwarming marks a groovy night for students

Senior Hannah Haworth, Aubree Knetter and Isley Ford along with some of the dance team members dance together one last time.

Dalia Mejia, photographer

March 5, 2018

The disco-themed Courtwarming dance was held at Piper High School Feb.12

Students show school spirit at the courtwarming pep assembly

The senior class shows their school spirit while chanting during countdown at the pep assembly

Jessica Hutchings, Staff Photographer

February 21, 2018

Black History Month intended to celebrate, educate

Black History Month intended to celebrate, educate

Isaia Wilcoxen and Heather Nguyen

February 21, 2018

February is marked as a month-long celebration of the great achievements of African-Americans and their culture. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Thurgood Marshall and Shirley Chisholm are just a few of the many African-Americans celebrated during Black History Month. “Black History Month means we are taking a...

Student share embarrassing stories

Sophomore Sydney Rhodes is still smiling after her fall.

Morgan Haworth, Print Editor

February 7, 2018

Embarrassing stories, we all have them. Some worse than others, but nonetheless embarrassing. One of junior Calleigh Gardner’s embarrassing moments was during dance camp when she forgot an entire dance. "There's a lot of them,” Gardner said. "It was good 'ol sophomore year camp for me. We were out here ...

Bonner’s varsity boys defeat the Pirates 73-61 Jan. 12

Senior Bryce Yoder begins to rush down the court as Piper gains possession of the ball Jan. 12.

Jessica Hutchings, Staff Photographer

January 30, 2018

Lady Pirates continue to go undefeated as they beat the Bonner Braves Jan. 12

Senior captain Mary Rogers and and junior Emma Serrano focus on the Pirates' victory Jan. 12.

Jessica Hutchings, Staff Photographer

January 23, 2018

Students celebrate the holidays with their special family traditions

Santa Claus came to visit this year at sophomore Bella Gravatts grandmothers house.

Natalie Frick, Mass Media Student

December 21, 2017

When the holiday season comes around, many families have their own special traditions. Freshman Alyson Droppelmann and her family have a tradition of having a fun White Elephant gift exchange. She said some of the gifts exchanged in her family have been funny and creative. Droppelmann said, “The f...

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