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The Echo

The student news site of St. Louis Park High School

The Echo

The student news site of St. Louis Park High School

The Echo

Finals are outdated

Finals are outdated

Anisa Kahin January 25, 2023

We are coming to the end of the semester, which means we are receiving our final grades. For some, it’s a good opportunity to change your grades, but for many, it’s a stressful time. Finals week is...

Ozone layer expected to make full recovery

Ozone layer expected to make full recovery

Cece Jensen January 25, 2023

To the delight of climate activists around the world, the hole in our earth's ozone layer is actively shrinking and the stratosphere is on the mend. According to an article published by the UN, the hole...

Teachers leaving, classrooms struggling

Teachers leaving, classrooms struggling

Ashley Reyes January 25, 2023

Recently Park has been struggling with teacher shortages, which can affect students’ learning and they are missing out on important engagement, especially with the end of semester one coming up.  When...

Are advanced classes worth it?

Are advanced classes worth it?

January 11, 2023

Park offers a variety of levels for courses, including Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB) and honors. I have taken on the challenge and taken one of each throughout highschool–....

Etiquette in Park hallways

Etiquette in Park hallways

Dahlia Herman January 9, 2023

Are you ever walking down the school hallway just to find yourself trapped or blocked by people standing in the way? This is the opposite of halfway etiquette. Hallway etiquette means being respectful...

Reevaluating resolutions

Reevaluating resolutions

Cece Jensen January 5, 2023

As the year comes to a close, many of us have been thinking up some New Year's resolutions. Whether that be personal or professional ambitions, now is the time to set goals for the future. New Year's resolutions...

Vision boarding into the new year

Vision boarding into the new year

Dahlia Herman, Staffer January 3, 2023

Vision boarding is a practice many people use to help visualize their year and set an intention for who they want to be. Vision boarding has become a tradition for me and it helps me to keep my goals visualized...

Key to making resolutions stick

Key to making resolutions stick

Anisa Kahin January 3, 2023

According to an article by Inc, 80% of people fail to achieve their New Year’s resolutions. As someone who has created many New Year’s resolutions at the start of every year, I have also failed to...

World Cup causing distractions in class

World Cup causing distractions in class

Lex Lee December 16, 2022

With the World Cup having been moved from the summer to the fall, it has caused some problems in classrooms. When I think of the World Cup, I think of sitting on a couch and watching it in the summer....

My emergency car kit is packed in my car and ready to be used. Having it brings confidence that I will be prepared for any circumstance, especially for dangers on winter roads.

Winter weather calls for preparation

Anna Williams December 8, 2022

Winter weather brings seemingly unpredictable dangers on the roads. As both high schoolers and novice drivers, it is important that we travel safely, meaning we are paying attention when driving and preparing...

Hallway resets instituted again at Park.

Hallway resets instituted again at Park.

Serena Bovee December 7, 2022

According to  the 6425 news and the park connection slides hallway resets are going to be starting up again at Park., attempting to curtail tardies and absences from classes. Park has put this into effect...

Halloween or Hallow-Not?

Halloween or Hallow-Not?

Nafisa Kahin December 3, 2022

After this years Halloween costumes, it's become clear that during Halloween people dress up as things that they shouldn’t. People believe that it’s “cool” and “edgy” to dress up in someone’s...

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