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The Watchdog (Opinion)

Opinions and editorials: the voices of expression at AHS

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Are Students Being Sent to School or Prison?

December 19, 2018 5:27pm | Morgan Wertz, Marco Guerra

Schools aren’t only a place of learning. There is more to a building than what schools let on. Not all students enjoy going to school, yet it could be considered a necessary evil. Students question the atmosphere of their school because even though it is supposed […]

Career Exploration

November 28, 2018 5:30pm | Marco Guerra, Devon Dahunter

Hello future employees. Have you ever thought about living out your dreams in a big mansion and owning three yachts? Or maybe you thought about changing the world for the better by inventing new technologies to help the sick and disabled. Well, all students have […]

Following In the Footsteps of Portugal

May 8, 2018 1:55pm | Lexy Morrison

The government of Portugal decriminalized drugs in 2001. Instead of treating them like criminals, the law now recognizes these people as troubled and struggling individuals. There is no criminal record or jail time for these people but services are offered to combat addiction and a […]

[Response] Letter to the Editor: “A Danger to Society and the People In It”

February 2, 2018 5:43pm | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

Dear Mrs. Raabe, Thank you for taking the time to write to me addressing any and all concerns about my article “A Danger to Society and the People In It.” The Argos functions as an open forum and as such, it is important that we […]

Letter to the Editor: “A Danger to Society and the People In It”

February 2, 2018 5:38pm | Contribution from Reader

[The following letter was submitted via email. To read the response, please click here.] I just read the article by Oriana-Pearl Thomas “A Danger to Society and the People In It.” While I appreciate freedom of speech and the right for opinion, I’m wondering about […]

A Danger to Society and the People In It

January 26, 2018 3:07am | Oriana-Pearl Thomas

Jeffco Public Schools is the second largest school district in Colorado. Many families depend on the school services that Jeffco has to offer, yet when it comes down to the logicality of late starts, the Jeffco officials offer up nothing short of excuses. Colorado isn’t […]

Where I Stand While Others Kneel

December 20, 2017 6:24pm | Adrena Rocha

Back in 2016 former 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick took it upon himself to kneel during the National Anthem. In a KTVU press conference Colin spoke out and said “Ultimately it’s to bring awareness and make people realize what’s really going on in this country.” Kaepernick […]

How To Get Back On Track In School

November 11, 2016 1:03am | Monica Montez

Do you feel like you have no motivation to do your schoolwork? Ever come across your grades on the Parent Portal and see your grades, just nuked like your dreams of Duke University? Most importantly, do you really want to get out of this depression? […]