District reviews LGBT policies, books in elementary schools and new propositions for gender neutral facilities

Sebastien Ostertag, Opinion Editor

June 15, 2018


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  The Sexual Education Advisory Committee at Plymouth Canton Community Schools recently gave its members a document detailing some of the policies that they got from the state, which could be implemented at P-CCS in the next few years. The policies were joined by a proposed effort to move books...

Director of Curriculum Responds With Censorship Criteria

Megan Pham, Editor-in-Chief

May 29, 2018


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According to Carlos Lopez, Director of Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment, the criteria for selecting artwork that was displayed in the P-CCS District Art Show is determined by the "Arts Selection Guidelines for the Annual Art Show." The requirements Lopez highlighted include that all student...

District Bans Artwork from Public Viewing

Megan Pham, Editor-in-Chief

May 23, 2018


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For this year’s district art fair, P-CCS decided to add a new exhibit: “The Dark Room.” This new room was intended for artwork that the board office deemed controversial and not appropriate for the younger audience who may also be in attendance. While having a Dark Room already limited students’...

Yearbook Pick Up Starts May 14; Cash Sales Begin

Yearbook Staff

May 8, 2018


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Yearbooks will be distributed from the Plymouth cafeteria after school on Monday, May 14 from 2:10 p.m. - 3 p.m. Books are not passed out at Salem or Canton; students must go to Plymouth to pick up their books. After May 14, books may be picked up during all three lunches from 401 Plymouth. That room...

Chemistry Olympiad Students Make P-CEP History

Asha Shah, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


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All students at the Park are passionate about something. For some, it is playing soccer; others feel their best when singing on a stage. For Claudia Chen, Salem senior, and Vishal Nayak, Canton junior, their passion is chemistry. “I have loved chemistry ever since 7th grade. T the thing I love most...

Business Club Wins Six Awards, Has Four Members Nominated for National Conference

Isabella Quiroz, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


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The Business Professionals of America club recently attended state finals on March 15-18 in Grand Rapids, Mich. The club was awarded six awards and had four members nominated to attend the National Leadership Conference in Dallas, Texas on May 9-13. Gurekmann Gill, Plymouth junior, finished in first...

Over 4,000 People Attend March For Our Lives Protest in Ann Arbor

Ximena Reyna, Staff Writer

April 24, 2018


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“Something is changing because we’ve got a secret weapon: all of you people; all of the youth. Your whole lives, people have been telling you that you’re the future. Well, guess what? You are the present and the time is now,” said Omkar Karthikeyan, MD at the March For Our Lives in Ann Arbor. On...

P-CEP Students Participate in National Walkout

P-CEP Students Participate in National Walkout

March 16, 2018


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At 10 a.m. on March 14, P-CEP students left their classes to join in the national walkout.

SJ5K preview

Asha Shah, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


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The Super Jesse 5K (SJ5K) is an annual event started and run by students at the Park. Beginning in 2011, it was inspired by Jesse Lindlbauer, a then Canton sophomore who suffered a near-fatal brain aneurysm. The Plymouth-Canton community joined forces to raise money and support for Lindbauer. In...

P-CEP congresses hold Coffee House fundraiser for charity week

Lindsay Torey, News Editor

March 13, 2018


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Photos by Max Korff A new tradition P-CEP student congresses started this year was charity week that took place during the entire week of Feb. 19. Different events and fundraisers were held while all proceeds went to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. One of the events was a Coffee House fundraiser....

Stress Less Week Helps Students Before Finals

Breanna Losey, Staff Writer

January 31, 2018


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When finals come around, the endless cramming sessions for possibly every class can get overwhelming. “A lot of times the stress that I feel get heightened because it feels as though the teachers and administrators don’t acknowledge these feelings, especially during finals,” said Canton senior...

Early dismissal and snow day save students from stress

Rachel Elliott, Staff Writer

December 21, 2017


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Students were overjoyed to hear that school would be dismissed at noon on Dec. 13 due to harsh weather that was forecasted to arrive around 3 p.m. The next day, on Dec. 14, P-CCS also called off school for a snow day. Snow days and early dismissals are pretty rare occurrences at Plymouth-Canton Educational...

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