Panther Print

Community Gathers for Tree of Life Candlelight Vigil

Community Gathers for Tree of Life Candlelight Vigil

by Michelle Trajtman and Ainslee Archibald

November 9, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Over 2,000 people gathered on Nov. 1 at Temple Beth Sholom to honor the 11 victims killed at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh on Saturday. The service was organized by Jewish Nevada, the Anti-Defamation League and the Southern Nevada Board of Rabbis, and included rabbis and Jewish congregations f...

Pixar Spirit Week

Pixar Spirit Week

by Dominique Allen, Senior Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

In honor of homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 13th, student council hosted the first spirit week of the school year with the theme of Disney Pixar. Each grade of students had a particular theme; the freshmans had the theme of the movie “Finding Nemo;” the sophomores had the theme of “Toy Story;” th...

The Panthers Showed No Mercy

The Panthers Showed No Mercy

by Kayla Faasse, Senior Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, games & events, SHOWCASE, SPORTS

Final Score- 8-0   The girls’ varsity soccer team played their game against the Desert Pines Jaguars on Oct. 2nd with a vicious attitude that won them the game with a tremendous final score of 8-0. Though the Jaguars did put up a good fight, in the end, they were no match for the Panthe...

Restaurant Review: ColdPress Express

Restaurant Review: ColdPress Express

by Zoie Martin, Junior Editor

October 8, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

With the newest addition to Downtown Summerlin’s restaurant scene, ColdPress Express opened its second location in Las Vegas as of the week of Sept. 16th. The juice bar is a sister company to SkinnyFats, and is located two stores away from each other. The “homey” like feeling you get when yo...

Class of 2019’s Senior Sunrise

Class of 2019’s Senior Sunrise

by Alexandria Margo, News Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Senior sunrise started off at the soccer field from 6:15 AM to 7:30 AM. Seniors enjoyed donuts, photos, music and, of course, spending time with their friends and making memories that will last a lifetime. Senior student, Diane, states, “I had fun at the sunrise. There was food provided and a ...

Tailgate Party

Tailgate Party

by Rhiannon Belanger, Junior Editor

September 14, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Last Friday evening, a heap of Palo Panthers gathered around, in black shirts, to enjoy the tailgate party before the varsity blackout football game against Las Vegas High School. It was a great way for students to show school spirit and hang out with friends. There were hamburgers being grilled, outdoo...

Seventeen Years Ago

Seventeen Years Ago

by Miranda Salazar, Senior Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, NEWS, SHOWCASE

Yesterday marked the seventeenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, devastating thousands of families all over the nation. Every year, we gather on the soccer field at the Barbara Edwards Memorial for the 9/11 rededication ceremony during first period to commemorate the tragic even...

Meet The Ohana of Polynesian Club

Meet The Ohana of Polynesian Club

by Jake Grosvenor, Editor-In-Chief

March 29, 2018


Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo Verde is filled with clubs and students with unique and wonderful talents, and Polynesian club offers unique activities to students while fostering great relationships along the way. Meeting every Monday from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm and Saturdays from 10 am to 12 pm, Polynesian Club offers a place f...

Palo’s First Jazz Cafe

Palo’s First Jazz Cafe

by Ainslee Archibald, Reporter

March 26, 2018


Filed under clubs, events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

The Palo Verde Jazz Program held its first annual Jazz Café with food and music to fundraise. The event was held on March 9th from 7 to 9 pm in the Palo Cafeteria. Jazz 1, Jazz 2, and small groups of students played a variety of pieces. The food was mostly snack food like chips, cupcakes, and a wide ...

Palo Honors Mr. Hechter by Wearing Bow Ties

Palo Honors Mr. Hechter by Wearing Bow Ties

by Jake Grosvenor, Editor-In-Chief

March 8, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

On March 7, Palo staff and students wore bow ties to school to honor Mr. Hechter’s passing after a long battle with cancer. Students and teachers who knew him had grown to admire and love his habit of wearing bow ties each Wednesday. In remembrance, staff and students sported bow ties to pay respect...

Vegas Week at Palo

Vegas Week at Palo

by Brisa Muscaglione, Andrew Ochoa, Kayla Faasse, and Bailey Uzzardo

February 13, 2018


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Palo Verde continued it’s spirit week tradition this year with a brand-new theme, and exciting activities for all students.  Panther Week’s theme this year was Las Vegas. Per usual, Palo had a the dress-up theme each day, music and activities at lunch, and an assembly to round the whole week out. ...

Dia de los Muertos Celebration Held at Springs Preserve

Dia de los Muertos Celebration Held at Springs Preserve

by Hope Freeland and Vaneassa Abbitt

November 9, 2017


Filed under events & competitions, FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Dia de los Muertos is a Mexican holiday where they celebrate those who have passed. They create altars which are big and colorful to celebrate their loved ones. The altars are decorated based on each person and what they liked. It’s their way of showing that they will never be forgotten. The Springs...

The student news site of Palo Verde High School
events & competitions