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Chromebooks: Great Deal or Too Cheap?
Cash Lesley, A & E Reporter • February 10, 2021

Highschoolers in the Beaverton School District seem to have an almost universally positive opinion on the latest chromebooks. Given this a new question forms, why only "nearly"? The Beaverton School...

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Comparing The Hate U Give and Dear Martin
Comparing The Hate U Give and Dear Martin
January 13, 2021

THIS REVIEW CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR BOTH BOOKS The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas and Dear Martin by Nic...

Two tweets from Vanessa Morgan (actress) about the BLM movement
Riverdale Controversies
January 8, 2021

“Riverdale” is a high-budget teen soap opera drama on Netflix based on the vintage “Archie Comics”...

Christmas movies cover
3 movies that bring normalcy to this Christmas
December 18, 2020

This year has been anything but normal, but cuddling up with a timeless classic Christmas movie for the...

Promotional Poster for Netflix Original, Cobra Kai (Courtesy of Netflix)
Cobra Kai: A Netflix Series Exploring Competition, Love, and Coming-of-Age
December 14, 2020

Cast: Ralph Macchio……………………………Daniel LaRusso William Zabka……………………………………Johnny...

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MHS handling of distance learning...according to students
Ty Kalestiantz and Andrew Acevedo February 23, 2021

Between a global pandemic that’s led schools nationwide to transfer to distance learning and a historic election, as well as all the personal struggles that can come with quarantining, there is no denying that the 2020-2021...

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Understanding Personal Challenges
February 17, 2021

Everyone has their own personal struggles, and this year quarantine has made it much more stressful for...

Students doing their best to stay focused at home while engaged in CDL.
The Effects of Online Schooling On Students
February 10, 2021

Due to the unexpected global pandemic, teaching students from the computer has become normal. Students...

The beginning stages of the drawings
Behind the Scenes of Paws Strips
January 11, 2021

What is Paws Strips? I made Paws Strips back on Aug. 29th, 2013. Even though it took me until Feb....

Art display from the art wing at Mountainside High School
A Look at MHS Artwork
December 15, 2020

The norm has drastically changed this year and many people are finding they really miss in person school....

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Sasha Winner
Sasha Winner
Editorial Board

Sasha Winner is a writer for The Peak in the human...

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Mallory Kane
Human Interest Reporter

Mallory Kane is a senior at Mountainside High School...

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