AHS Collab with PurpleAir

This semester, Ms. Piper’s AP Environmental Science students completed a lab using an RTI International PurpleAir device to study air pollution. PurpleAir is an organization that makes sensors meant to “empower community scientists who collect hyper-local air quality data to share it with the public.” PurpleAir sensors measure particle pollution (PM2.5), and can be installed by the general public. Each

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Senior Sign Off

3 days. I’m writing this as I have 3 days left of high school and then it’s over, except I’ll have high school 2.0 in the fall but that’s another story. It’s a little nerve racking and it feels like it went by suspiciously fast, but I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t looking forward to it. I’ve been

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AP Art Show

By Briana Taylor and Ada Bartels With the end of the school year rapidly approaching, the students in Apex’s AP Visual Arts classes are marking their calendars for June 3rd: a day to celebrate their strokes of genius at Downtown Apex’s Peak of the Vine. With classes ranging from 2D to 3D visual arts, the show will capture the time,

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Apex’s Cougar TV

CougarTV is one of the most loved classes in the school and so many students aspire to be a part of it. Here at Apex High school once a week during Cougar Class, (homeroom) we all get to enjoy an episode of CougarTV, where we hear about the past week, upcoming events, and important announcements. CougarTV has brought people together,

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Spring 2022 Finl Exams

Final exams are just around the corner as the 2021-2022 school year comes to a close.  Exam week will be June 6 through June 10. On Monday all students will take their exam for their first period class, Tuesday second period, Wednesday third period, Thursday fourth period, and Friday will be all make-up exams.  Students should bring their school-issued Chromebook

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Pride at the Peak

By: Kate Sinodis and Rose Andrews June marks the beginning of pride month, where members of the LGBTQIA+ community can celebrate their sexuality and gender and remember those who fought for equality before them. Pride month has been a way not only to celebrate, but also to remember the Stonewall Riots which occurred in June of 1969. The Stonewall Riots

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