Jolly Roger

Dungeons, Dragons, and Drake High School

Fabled fella flippantly fuses to the floor, fractal floats fearfully

P.J. Nave

December 21, 2019

Student muses about senior status

Chris Carlucci, Reporter

October 17, 2018

There is a reason 12th graders get their own tree, a reason why they should have priority parking, or seating, or why they should be the first into dances and rallies. Each might be their last one. It still seems surreal to be...

End mandatory small learning communities

Natalie Agnew, Feature Editor

October 17, 2018

High school is about freedom for self-discovery both socially and academically. The idea of obligatory small learning communities contradicts this by restricting student’s opportunities to a single path, based on a judgment...

Assigned school parking spots set to make their debut this fall

Matthew Stranzl, Reporter

June 8, 2018

Assistant Principal Chad Stuart, working with staff and Student Senate, has decided to assign parking spaces for next school year. “Staff members proposed the idea due to violations of their staff parking rights and the lack...

Advanced Journalism most valuable class here

Nina Schmidt, Editor-in-Chief

June 8, 2018

I’ve taken 29 different classes here with 22 different teachers and throughout all of those experiences, Advanced Journalism has by far had the greatest effect on who I am today. Writing for the Jolly Roger pushed me to do...

Seniors reminisce on best high school memories

Skylar Oswald, Ads & Business

June 8, 2018

As the graduating class of 2018 approaches the end of their high school career, seniors recalled their fondest experiences throughout high school. “The Drake vs. MC basketball game freshman year.” -Quinn Woodhead ...

Students seek alternative learning at Tamiscal

Zoe Hamblett, News Editor

May 10, 2018

In search of alternative learning experiences, eight to 10 students each year leave the school behind and decide to continue high school within the district at Tamiscal. Tamiscal is an alternative school designed for independent study...

Students experience sexual harassment at school

Simone Anguera, Feature Editor

May 10, 2018

An unfortunate commonality unites celebrities like Chester Bennington, Lady Gaga, Ashleigh Murray, and Gina Rodriguez. That commonality is the experience of sexual harassment. By definition sexual harassment is a range of unwanted sexual re...