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Prom Season Perils

Prom Season Perils

May 23, 2017

New Start Time Taking Hold of PHS Athletics

Aidan Velez, PHS PaperClip Writer

May 23, 2017

Filed under Sports, Student Life

As of next year, Portsmouth High School will be pushing its starting time back from 7:30 to 8:20. This will mean that students won’t be getting out of school until 3:20, so starting times of some sporting events will have to be...

An Interview with Ella

Natalie Viebrock, PaperClip Staff/Writer

April 7, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

This year, Portsmouth High School senior Ella Mcgrail was named youth poet Laureate for New Hampshire. Mcgrail has been an active member  in the community, finding time both to show her political voice and protest corruption, whi...

Pardon Me?

Kayla A. Harmon, PaperClip Staff/Writer

April 7, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

A petition seeking Pamela Smart’s pardon was circulated during a weekend campaign on Twitter late last month with an attached message from Smart reading, “As the years and decades continue to pass me by, it would be easy t...

Yeti Coolers Take the World by Storm

Beau Arsenault, Paperclip Writer

April 4, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Student Life, Uncategorized

When most people think of coolers, they just think of something worthless that keeps your drinks or food cold, but this cooler company and brand are changing that. Yeti is an up and coming company that produces coolers that can...

The Stress of Standardized Testing

Emily McKenna, PaperClip Staff/Writer

March 31, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

The school wide testing day is right around the corner. On April 5th, all juniors will take the SATs. Some people have been preparing for this day since middle school. Sores can affect what colleges students get into, and, in the ...

Pro/Con: Should there be a ban on trucks on Banfield Road?

Seth A. Rice, Paperclip Staff/Writer

March 30, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase, Student Life

A new law is under review in Portsmouth to ban trucks on Banfield Rd. The road runs parallel to Lafayette Rd, which is the main road used to get across from Portsmouth to other areas of the Seacoast. Trucks who are caught using the...

Wait, we had homework?

Alex Tavares, Paper Clip Staff/Writer

March 30, 2017

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

It’s time to take on the question that has made every teenager quiver at one point or another. “Did you finish all of your homework?” Homework is defined as schoolwork that a student is required to do at home. The Nationa...

Everyone Can Read

Everyone Can Read

March 28, 2017

What’s for Lunch?

Natalie Viebrock, PaperClip writer/author

March 27, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

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