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The Hidden Costs of College Applications

The Hidden Costs of College Applications

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 1, 2018


Filed under Column

It is now my senior year and the time has come for me to start filling out college applications. However, nobody prepared me for how much time, money and writing goes into the whole process. Throughout high school, I’ve watched numerous YouTube videos and read countless articles about the applicat...

The Marginal Cost of iPads

The Marginal Cost of iPads

Riley Sims, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

It’s the beginning of the school year, which means new teachers, new classes and new rules. This year, it also means students are required to pay $25 for their iPads. According to the district’s website, this fee is used for program costs, like iPad repairs. However, if students break or lose...

College Costs Continue to Rise

Braedon Harris, Reporter

February 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

For nearly 40 years, the average college tuition has quadrupled at both the private and public levels. This increase does not include the several other costs students pay, including housing, food, books, supplies and transportation. If tuition costs continue to rise at this rate, students will continue...