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C Days Should See Their Way Out

C Days Should See Their Way Out

January 11, 2018

    For those who have decided not to show up this year, haven’t been able to, or just don’t remember, a “C” day is the one day out of every week where students must attend all seven of their ...

So Not Down to Review

So Not Down to Review

January 11, 2018

     Down to You. A PG-13 film, starring Julia Stiles and Freddie Prinze Jr. Released on January 21, 2000, the film has acquired one award and was previously nominated for three others. The film st...

The Fault In Our Parking Lot

Kayla Saller, Reporter

November 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Something many students look forward to during their latter two years of high school is being able to drive themselves to school. However, with the parking spots provided by the school, there is a tendency of students making reckless decisions just to leave school.     When the bell rings, students rush out the door. They meet up with their friends and walk casually but quickly to their cars. Students want to go...

¨The Dynamic Ajla Duo¨

¨The Dynamic Ajla Duo¨

November 15, 2017

Mehlville has many clubs and teams that are easy for students to join if interested. As a school we give a lot of praise to the sport teams such as football, soccer and girls tennis, who are getting a...

‘Holden’ onto Childhood

‘Holden’ onto Childhood

November 6, 2017

Honest. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger is true and honest. Published on July 16, 1952, in the book itself, it stops just as abruptly as it starts. It makes the story stand out and contributes t...

Students are drowning in homework

Students are drowning in homework

November 6, 2017

Homework is important to education, but it is not necessary to have excessive amounts of it that cause stress and mental health problems. As the year progresses, there seems to be more homework given ...

97 Years of Standing

97 Years of Standing

November 6, 2017

As a player takes a knee on the football field, some stand in shock and some quietly give the player thanks. This is not only happening on NFL football fields but high schools across the country. Taking a kn...

Messy Mondays

Messy Mondays

November 2, 2017

    This school year, Mehlville has went to plan C, literally. The C day schedule has been an ongoing debate about how and if it is helping the teachers, students, and school. There are many fact...

Junior Lot: Space for Cars or Work of Art?

Junior Lot: Space for Cars or Work of Art?

November 2, 2017

    Sometimes you just need a little color in your morning. That's why students at school in Austin, Texas at James Bowie High School have something that Mehlville should: a parking lot with spac...

Socratic Seminars Limit Original Thought

Socratic Seminars Limit Original Thought

November 2, 2017

Socratic seminars are a teaching method used increasingly in the classroom.  Ideally, this method would promote analytical skills in students. However, in reality, it does nothing but create an aimless discu...

A New Champion

A New Champion

November 2, 2017

In June of 2018, we will have a new NBA champion, a city marching in celebration, another city clouded in sorrow. This upcoming finals will probably be the two teams we have seen for the last three ye...

The Anomaly

The Anomaly

October 30, 2017

In the history of boxing we have seen many greats rise above all others, namely, Mike Tyson, Sugar Ray Leonard, Floyd Mayweather, George Foreman, and of course Muhammad Ali. Our generation might have the...