The Smoke Signal

The Truth Behind Stress

Gracyn Taylor, Journalist

December 18, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

Stress is inescapable. People are constantly being affected with stress in their everyday lives. So the question is: What is stress and what causes us to be stressed? Stress is when a person’s mind and body are experiencing emoti...

Find Your Balance

December 18, 2017

Filed under Student Life

      Stress is inevitable. Whether it be about sports, school, work, family, or just life, it happens to everyone. But, how you choose to deal with it makes a difference in the end. The common reaction to...

Coping with Finals

Aiko DeArth

November 1, 2017

Filed under Student Life

As the year wraps up, life seems to climb to a stressful peak. The semester is ending, grades are cutting off, and the holiday season is fast approaching, leading to many mixed emotions because, with the “most wonderful time of the year,” comes a hard price; and that is finals...

A.C.E. Video September

A.C.E. Video September

October 31, 2017

Muss the Muffin Man: He used to be a baker but he didn’t make enough dough

Nimrit Hayer

October 24, 2017

Filed under Student Life

Many teachers at Ripon High School had unique first jobs and some memorable experiences that came with them. Which of the staff members were a baker, a driver at a car dealership, and an employee at the Ripona Market? Teach...

Japanese exchange

Aiko DeArth

October 23, 2017

Filed under Student Life

On Friday, October 13th around 5:30pm, a bus pulled up in front of Ripon High. This was the moment that so many of students of RHS had been waiting for. The Japanese students had finally made their way from Kyoto Gakuen, their...

Top Ten Fall Activities

Elisabeth Fereria

October 8, 2017

Filed under Student Life

With fall just right around the corner, there are so many fun things to do during the season, from just enjoying the break from the hot summer weather, to having a bonfire with your friends! Here are some top ten activities for this fall! Watch Scary Movies...

Break the Silence. Talk About It. Save a Life.

Gracyn Taylor

October 4, 2017

Filed under Student Life

The issue of suicide was brought to the spotlight last week at RHS when the Peer Assistance Lasting Support class took on Suicide Prevention Week. September 25th through the 29th was designated to spreading awareness for suicide with PALS performin...

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