The Mirror

It’s not a phase

September 25, 2017

By MAI YIA LEE The Mirror reporter Eating disorders are psychological disorders that involve extreme disturbances in eating behaviors and are not uncommon among teens. It’s not a lifestyle choice or a cry for attention but...

The 80/20 grading scale: Helping or hurting?

September 25, 2017

By EMMA SCHULFER The Mirror reporter The 80/20 grading scale became a school-wide policy in the 2016-2017 school year. 80/20 is a grading system where homework and other formative assignments are worth 20 percent of your grad...

Elective Showcase Night

January 9, 2017

By JUSTIN WISINSKI The Mirror reporter On December 20, 2016 the Technical Education Department hosted their third annual Elective Showcase Night at Stevens Point Area Senior High. It is a fun filled night, where students ...

Coffee and its benefits

January 9, 2017

By KAYLA WIMME The Mirror reporter Starbucks is one of the largest coffee companies in the entire world. Most Starbucks are located in college towns where students just need that little kick of caffeine to get their days go...

The lights of the season

December 18, 2016

By JONATHON TOLBERT  The Mirror reporter The words “holiday season” often bring to mind last minute shopping, stress and family drama. It is time to flip the script this holiday season by planning a night centered around...

Winter brings wonderment and woe

December 12, 2016

By GUS TURNER ZICK The Mirror reporter From sledding to skating and everything in between, the winter season can bring many activities. Along with these activities come a wide range of holidays. Two of the top ranked holiday...

Vollendorf’s first 18 months

December 12, 2016

By MARK STOSKOPF The Mirror reporter A familiar face has returned to the halls of Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) and has a new role.  As of last year, SPASH has acquired a new principal, Dr. Jon Vollendorf. Volle...

Community Partners go shopping

December 12, 2016

By JUSTIN WISINSKI SPASH Highlights reporter   Members of the Community Partners group took a field trip to Appleton on Friday, Dec. 9 to shop for gifts for their families. Community Partners is an organization that creates relationships with special need students (partners) and SPAS...

SPASH groups making a difference

December 12, 2016

By NICOLE BREZINSKI The Mirror reporter Almost everyone enjoys the happiness associated with the holidays and cannot wait for Christmas morning.  A lot of people think the season is filled with joy, presents, big dinner feas...

All I want for Christmas is my favorite movie

December 2, 2016

By KATE REICHL The Mirror reporter Winter weather, holiday shopping and Christmas break are right around the corner along with our favorite holiday films. Some of these films are also profitable, making billions of dollars a ...

So, what do you think about…?

December 1, 2016

By THOMAS HATTON The Mirror reporter At Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) there are over 1500 students each one being different than their peers. Students tend to fall into major social statuses such as jocks, rednecks, a...

Summer trip to Ireland proves memorable

November 29, 2016

By FAITH LEMAY The Mirror reporter In June of 2016 art department students of Stevens Point Area Senior High (SPASH) attended a trip to Ireland that lasted 13 days. Seven SPASH students and one staff member, Roberta Laine, joined 42 other high school students from across the country. The students who attended were Seth Filtz,...

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