The Pony Express

Hoodies spark dress code controversy, policy necessary

Hoodies spark dress code controversy, policy necessary

Amy McElin, Online Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Political Opinion

The absence of a hood or cap is often expected in public settings as a sign of respect. The topic of allowing teens to cover their head during school hours is an argument that has lasted for years. Recently, schools across the country have been making strides to work with students and create an acce...

Voted 21st safest school in the metro area

Voted 21st safest school in the metro area

Joseph Devins, Field Reporter

December 7, 2018


Filed under News, Podcasts

Stillwater Area High School has been awarded with the 21st safest school in the Twin cities Metro Area. Assistant Principal Shelly Phernetton and Police Liaison Officer Lindsey Paradise have been taking necessary precautions to keep students safe. After countless tragedies, SAHS has decided to add mor...

Tiered parking permits provide financial options

Tiered parking permits provide financial options

Annamarie Born, Buisness Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under News

The parking system has made changes. There now are three lots, hanging permits and new prices. Changes are continuing as the years progress to make the parking system the best it can be. These changes are good alternatives to the parking lot. The changes to the parking lot have benefited the students....

Safety regulations called into question after Parkland shooting

Safety regulations called into question after Parkland shooting

Hannah Sween, Layout Editor

March 15, 2018


Filed under Editorial, Political Opinion

Less than a week after a school shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. resulted in the deaths of 17 people, Stillwater Area High School held an emergency lockdown drill. During this lockdown, many students questioned just how prepared the school was for emergency situations su...

Parking lot barriers changed to improve safety

Parking lot barriers changed to improve safety

Andrew Phan, Photography Editor

December 27, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The safety of students has always been administration’s number one priority. Stillwater Area High School started its attempt on increasing safety by rearranging the parking configuration for the safety of students, because many students are in a rush to leave school. This winter, with many fresh...