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Mrs. Stephanie Campbell: Advice for College Applications

October 7, 2020 1:16pm | Kayla Gregorie and Bridgette Schreiber

The college application process is both challenging and time consuming. If applying early action or decision, most applications are due in early November. This poses a stressful October for seniors as they approach the last month to finish their applications. In response to the SAT […]

Calling All Juniors: SAT Prep

February 20, 2020 1:02pm | Hailey Hopkins

If you are a junior at Perry Hall, you will most likely be taking the SAT on March 25. And with the SAT coming up, you are probably trying to find effective ways to study and actually remember the information. Khan Academy offers official SAT […]

Stereotypes: What Can We Do?

February 5, 2020 1:33pm | The Hallmark Staff

Throughout the school year, the Hallmark will focus on various student voices and groups. Maelada (May) Yowell approached the Hallmark and expressed interest in sharing her experiences with stereotypes and what people can do to be more understanding. Some may argue that racial stereotypes are […]

Two New Completer Programs for 2020-21 School Year

December 12, 2019 2:00pm | Alisha Hancock

Next school year, two more completer programs are being offered to PHHS students: Food and Beverage Industry ProStart and Teacher Academy of Maryland. The Teacher Academy of Maryland completer program is headed by Ms. Hilary Scala, Business and Consumer Science. A teacher recommendation is required […]

Freshmen Transition Committee

November 20, 2019 2:27pm | Staff Writer; Interview by Justin Jacobs

High school can be overwhelming for all students, but especially for freshmen.  In order to support freshmen academically, Mr. Logan Belinda and Ms. Caitlin Furman lead a program to assist freshmen throughout their first year of high school. Statistically freshmen fail more often than any […]

Applying to Colleges: What should seniors be doing now?

November 20, 2019 1:55pm | Alisha Hancock

Now that November is in full swing, many seniors are done applying to college and are awaiting acceptances. Laziness and senioritis become the silent killers of grades and work ethic. Seniors with later deadlines or regular decision deadlines should still be working on their applications […]

New College Board AP Exam Policy

September 26, 2019 1:03pm | Alisha Hancock

For the 2019-20 school year, College Board has changed its AP exam policies so that students are required to sign up for their AP Exams before November 1st. Registering for AP Exams in the beginning of the year has its pros and cons. It requires […]

Beauty and the Beast – Preview of the Musical

March 1, 2019 6:18pm | Kayla Gregorie, Emmett Dolan, Bridgette Schrieber, Justin Jacobs, and Tatyanna Alger

By: Kayla Gregorie, Emmett Dolan, Bridgette Schrieber, Justin Jacobs, and Tatyanna Alger On Wednesday, February 27th, multiple PH feeder schools were invited to preview the PH Theater Department’s production of “Beauty and the Beast.”  This preview was in preparation for the weekend performances: March 1st […]

How to cope with rejection from your dream school.

February 21, 2019 4:49pm | Gabriella Chiericoni

Dreaming of attending a particular college after finishing high school is common for many people. Many hopeful applicants are accepted into their top school and feel on top of the world however many people are rejected to their top choice and will be just fine. […]

Dr. Stathes: One of the Hall’s Newest

February 14, 2019 3:43pm | John-Bryant Dolan

John-Bryant Dolan, Staff Writer If you are currently taking or planning on taking English 12 or Film Appreciation, you have the chance of getting one of Perry Hall’s newest and coolest teacher’s, Dr. Alexander Stathes. Prior to coming to the hall, Dr. Stathes was a […]