The Optimist

First PROUD Meeting

First PROUD Meeting

August 31, 2016

Upgraded lunch checkout system slow off the ground

Eric Johnsen, Staff writer

August 31, 2016

Students stream into the lunchroom, eager to refuel after hours of classes. But, to the dismay of many, the lines grind to a halt when the first student hits the register. Lunch ladies appear overwhelmed. For some kids, the period is a...

Would you pass the US citizenship test?

Would you pass the US citizenship test?

Shelby Newland

August 30, 2016

Students Dab during Fire Drill

Students Dab during Fire Drill

Brynne Varvel, Photographer

August 30, 2016

Panthers dominate against Martinsville

Ethan Baer, Writer

August 29, 2016

What a bounce back win for the Panthers. After losing a tough game against Brownsburg last Friday, the Panthers won their first game of the season against Martinsville in dominating fashion. The final score was 52-19 in favor...

South Sees Largest Incoming Freshman Class in Years

Chris Forrester, Staff Writer

August 26, 2016

South’s 2016-17 school year is off to a start, and with that has come the usual congestion that accompanies the beginning of a new school year, albeit in a bit larger quantity than in previous years. Complaints about the se...

New Students Explore Extracurricular Options at Purple Carpet Day

Cal Noriega, Staff Writer

August 26, 2016

A larger than usual freshman class of 472 filed in and out of the white gym this Wednesday for Purple Carpet Day.  The numerous clubs at South were doing their best to recruit incoming freshmen with tables that showcased thei...

Students printmaking

Students printmaking

August 26, 2016

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