Say Hello to Ms. Jerkins

Here at PeakStudentMedia we’ve covered a plethora of topics throughout the year, but one subject remains constant, new teachers. Ending off our year with our final new teacher segment we’ll be covering Ms. Jerkins.  Similar to our other new teachers, Ms. Jerkins was also born and raised in North Carolina and she grew up mostly in the Charlotte area. She

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Prom Review 2022

By: Jessica Hudnut and Hadi Rahim On May 13, 2022, Apex High School hosted its first true prom since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. Around 750 students gathered at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel to celebrate the 2021-2022 school year coming to a close. In keeping with this year’s theme, the ballroom was transformed into an enchanted forest for the

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’22 Cross Country Seniors

The 2022 cross country and track seniors haven’t just run the past four years they have overcome obstacles, broken records, balanced being a multi-sport athlete, went from running distance to pole vaulting, run marathons for fun, showed what it meant to be a leader and built long-lasting friendships. The relationships these athletes have made go beyond teammates. They have built

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Levine Scholarship Recipient: Shashank PB

Apex High School’s Class of 2022 did not disappoint in academic achievements; four students received full-ride scholarships to incredible schools. One of these students is Shashank PB, who was recently awarded the Levine Scholarship. This prestigious scholarship covers tuition, room, food, and fees for four years at UNC Charlotte. Shashank’s dedication to not only academics, but service projects as well,

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Shakespeare in the Courtyard

Dreams became reality on May 12th and 14th, as the Apex Peak Players brought new life to Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, making for three wondrous renditions of the classic tale. In a night of music, theatrics, and laughs, the group brought a certain magic to their performance. The unique stage, which was intricately woven into the courtyard’s landscape, set

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All State Band

The University of North Carolina’s campus was filled with the blaring of trumpets and the thundering of drums on the weekend of the 30th, signifying the presence of the All-State Band concert at Memorial Hall. All State Band selects student musicians from across North Carolina, and blends them into one band, organized by grade level, to create a symphony of

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Prom

By Allison Hurley It is that time of year again, when all the upperclassmen prepare for a night they will never forget…prom! This year’s prom will be special because it is the first “normal” prom since 2019. Prom will be Friday, May 13 from 8 pm to midnight at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel.  The main planner for our prom is

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Spring Sports

With spring coming to a close so too will spring sports, but we still have a month left full of excitement. The spotlight of this issue will be none other than Apex High’s very own Men’s Golf coached by Mr. Jessick and Men’s Tennis Coached by Ms. Locher.  Although there’s still a month of spring left, the golf’s team season

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