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The Pirate's Eye

The Student News Site of West Windsor-Plainsboro High School South

The Pirate's Eye

Multilevel classes at South
Ishani Konar ('24) and Manika Niwas ('25)

In the 2021-22 academic school year, Ms. Julia Ferrante taught South’s first multilevel class for the freshmen Algebra 2 course. One year later,...

A timeline of how the right to privacy has evolved.
Her right to privacy
Suhani Gupta ('24), Senior Opinion Editor

     The right to privacy was established on January 22, 1973 when the Supreme Court passed their verdict on the landmark case Roe v. Wade....

The Neuralink computer chip’s design  (adapted from CNET)
What BCIs could mean for the future
Jillian Maingi ('25)

     Would you put a mind-reading computer chip in your brain?      “No,” said Christopher Schultz (‘25). “I don’t want...

Spring celebrations and traditions
Spring celebrations and traditions
Vidhi Kapoor ('27)

  South celebrates many spring festivals and traditions. One theme common among the different cultural traditions is a new beginning bringing...

More than headlines: The NYT’s puzzle craze
Lona Chugh ('26)

     "Strictly a newspaper--for intelligent, thoughtful people," is what The New York Times (NYT) boasted in its Mar. 25. 1925 daily issue,...

Then and now: 50 years
Then and now: 50 years
Reliable news sources vs. unreliable news sources.
Journalism is the Fourth Estate
Hoin Lee ('26) June 13, 2024

     During lunch, all the commons are filled with chatter about grades, upcoming tests and after  school activities. But imagine if someone...

College advice from our seniors
Hoin Lee ('26), Senior News Editor • May 20, 2024

We may joke around saying we have had senioritis since freshman year, but the truth is that senior year isn’t as easy as it’s thought to...

Culinary Arts students preparing vegetable fried rice.
A taste of the Culinary Arts
Ishani Konar ('24), Editor In Chief • April 25, 2024

     Pushing the door open into Room 401, the aroma from the sizzling pans full of sweet peppers, spring onions and carrots immediately...

Re: Break the shell, keep the book
Sobhika Sampath

To the Editor: Sobhika Sampath When we are children, we are impressionable and only subject to read or watch the literature/film that our...

Re: "Should high schools have nap time?" (Dec. 21, 2021)
Raghav Kodiyalam, 2024

To the Editor: Shefali Saxena Having a designated "nap time" during our school time will prove more problematic than useful towards our general...

Re: "Pirate Pick: Dean Lourenco sprints to the top" (Dec. 21, 2021)
Armaan Seth, 2024

To the Editor: Danny McElroy 5:03, that is Dean’s mile time. Seeing Dean with the sprinters at track practice and seeing how unpredictably...

Listen to Levi, Lindsay, Nick, Darren and Radhika on this week's episode of the Unbuttered Baguette podcast to hear them discuss pringles, TV and commonly hated foods. Podcast Link
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