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Mental Health Comes First

Mental Health Comes First

Emma Garcia, Staff Writer

September 3, 2019

In today's society, mental health issues are quite common. Anyone can suffer from any degree of mental health issues, such as depression and anxiety, the most prevalent mental illnesses. With the new school year, there can be a lot of stress and anxiety for many students, but that's completely alrig...

Why Video Games Are Not To Blame

Why Video Games Are Not To Blame

Camryn Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

August 17, 2019

In the wake of the latest shooting in Dayton, Ohio - one of the seventeen deadly mass shootings this year - Americans are trying to find a cause for the epidemic of violence. However, many people are quick to point fingers at the rise of video games in America's youth, a conclusion that multiple studies...

Mental Health Awareness in America

Mental Health Awareness in America

Daniela Parra Del Riego, Staff Writer

May 12, 2019

Among the stress of Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate exams, the mere mention of the month of May raises stress levels across students. Stress is an important biological response to a potentially threatening situation, yet too much of the hormone adrenaline, which is responsible for...

Miami-Dade Public Schools Announces Department of Mental Health

Miami-Dade Public Schools Announces Department of Mental Health

Guiliana Garces, Staff Writer

August 24, 2018

At the start of the new 2018-2019 school year, Miami-Dade County Public Schools announced the implementation of the Department of Mental Health in all Miami-Dade public schools. Each school will have a Mental Health team to guide students with any mental health issues. These services are not limited...

Threatening Letter Causes Safety Scare at Schools

Threatening Letter Causes Safety Scare at Schools

Jake Paz, Staff Writer

April 30, 2015

It seems to be becoming more common to hear about threats made, attacks committed by students or other groups targeting schools worldwide. These events have encouraged most schools, including ours, to step up security in order to ensure that students feel safe. Even though the news may not show it, schools...

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