The Echo

Staff Editorial: Pass-no credit system’s value unclear

Art by Maggie Klaers. Park administration announced the high school would switch to a pass-fail grading system for the rest of the semester.

May 5, 2020

Although it is important to ensure accessibility and fairness for all students, Park’s decision to switch to the pass-no credit grading system may not have been the right one, and the roll-out of the plan could certainly have been better. Under the new system, students will either receive credit or no ...

Staff surprise students with dress codes

Alexander Polk teaches his fifth-hour chemistry class while wearing the Park Pride teacher dress code. Throughout the week, many teachers took part in various dress codes though up by staff.

Claire Bargman and Gabriel Kaplan

January 30, 2020

Using her time working in Arizona as inspiration, assistant principal Jessica Busse said she wanted to create staff dress codes to have some fun and energize students for the second semester. “We needed something to do that was fun,” Busse said. “It was actually something that a group of teach...

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