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Lost under the lights. Class of 2026 and the eighth graders enjoy their night at the step up dance on May 31 in the PIHS cafeteria.
Dance the night away
Melodi Craig, Staff writer • June 7, 2024
Get it out. Lenora Curtis ’27 spits out the June bug during her first period science class on May 28.
Eat the bug
Melodi Craig, Staff Writer • June 7, 2024
Cast your vote. Denver Miller ’26 gives her speech on why her classmates should vote for her for class president. “Im proud of myself for coming out of my shell,” Miller ’26 said. We will be able to cast our votes as soon as the Google Form is sent out.
Casting your vote
Melodi Craig, Staff Writer • May 24, 2024
The Lady Wildcats gear up for the trip to Rockland. “It feels good going against the same team as last year, knowing we’re even better than we were last year and that it would be a close game,” Astra Laughton ’26 said. “I will miss our seniors and even this year, in general, because it means I’m one year closer to leaving the team.”
Softball Prelims
June 11, 2024
Astra Laughton ’26 winds up the pitch on May 21 against the Caribou Vikings.
Rivalry of a lifetime
Maddy Brazier, Staff writer • May 31, 2024
Presque Isle  Lady Wildcats take home the win against Caribou Vikings on Tuesday, March 12, 2024
Last set of the year
Maddy Brazier, Staff writer • March 26, 2024
Anything blue. The sophomore class cheers their classmates on during Battle of the Bands while wearing class t-shirts for the dress up day. “I didn’t like Adam Sandler or this dress up day as much, because you can’t get as creative,” Kayleigh Swanson ’26 said.
Which dress up day is the best?
Melodi Craig, Staff Writer • April 2, 2024
Line them up. A good comparison of the sneakers and their features side by side. “Wait, they have glitter ones? I want a glitter pair, Emma Bard 26 said while talking about Converse High Tops.
Battle of the shoes
Melodi Craig and Maddy Brazier March 31, 2024
Dancing the night away. Peyton McKinley 26 dances with her friend at the Winter Ball. “I prefer longer dresses, because I feel more comfortable dancing in them,” she said. The Winter Ball was held on March 15 from 7-10 pm.
What am I going to wear?
Melodi Craig and Maddy Brazier March 18, 2024
Fireworks light up the sky for the Chinese New Year.
A different February break
Xavier Peng, Editor-In-Chief • February 28, 2024
One of the many DoorDash orders sent to school.
Dashing to school
Sophia Archer, Staff writer • January 19, 2024
Students and staff share their experiences of the security app.
Openpath points of view
Sophia Archer, Staff Writer • January 8, 2024
By Evie Weatherbee ‘27
Anchor Art Showcase: Issue 3
Xavier Peng, Co-Editor-In-Chief • December 12, 2023

The third issue of the Anchor Art Showcase is here! We’re happy to have received many submissions from the freshman class and see works from...

Xavier Peng 24 gives a preview of just a few available items in the Wildcat Thrift Shop.
OOTW Wildcat Thrift Shop Edition
Xavier Peng, Co-Editor-In-Chief • November 20, 2023

Exchange student Xavier Peng 24 interviews Emma Deeves 23 for her take on his outfit of the week collection.
Outfit of the week
February 13, 2023
We drop in on a friendly competition.
Game of P.I.G.
January 27, 2023
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Sophia Archer ‘27 posing in her favorite period’s classroom—Mrs. Gardner’s Algebra room.
Staff pick of the week: Sophia Archer
Xavier Peng, Co-Editor-In-Chief • January 15, 2024

As we have been slowly settling into our regular school life being back from Christmas break, Staff Pick of The Week is also back. For our first...

Brandon Porter shares his thoughts on the rafting trip on June 1.
Quote of the day
Lane Carmichael, Staff Writer • June 3, 2023

Barbie and Ken dress up day at PIHS
Barbie & Ken Dress Up Day
Maddy Brazier and Melodi Craig December 16, 2023

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