OPINION: Prom dates should not be mandatory

Alainna Pettit, Junior writer

March 29, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Looking for the best dress, having the prettiest flowers, getting the comfiest shoes; this is all on students’ minds when they think of prom. However, the most important thing is whether or not they will have the perfect dat...

OPINION: Ridiculous rules should be relaxed

Hayley Retter, Managing editor

March 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion

The Archbishop Ryan administration and faculty have recently been cracking down on rules that they have been “too lenient” about. Yet, after analyzing the dos and don’ts within the agenda book, it is obvious some rules ...

OPINION: To AP or not to AP?

Anna Meredith, Editor-in-chief

March 24, 2017

Filed under Features, Opinion

As the fourth quarter grows closer and closer, so does the AP tests in the first week of May. AP students have to take the test that they have been preparing for all year. Some students feel happy to accept the challenge of an A...

OPINION: Class rank is a poor way to evaluate a student

Jettaka McWilliams, Senior writer

March 24, 2017

Filed under Opinion

As the second semester is in full swing, many students at Archbishop Ryan are referring to their first semester to see what they could improve on for the rest of the year. On their report cards, there is one number that has mo...

OPINION: Why coed is the way to go

Holly Holzer, Copy Editor

March 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

One big decision most students face is whether or not he or she wants to go to a single gender high school. Once the students make their decisions, their parents must then face the dilemma: Should they send their children to a s...

OPINION: Higher school fee includes charges for things some students don’t want

Kaitlyn Dona, Senior writer

March 12, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Starting next year, Archbishop Ryan’s tuition will increase. This statement is startling to some parents and students who are already struggling to pay thousands of dollars to send their child or children to Catholic school....