The Student News Site of Foothill Technology High School

The Foothill Dragon Press

The Student News Site of Foothill Technology High School

The Foothill Dragon Press

The Student News Site of Foothill Technology High School

The Foothill Dragon Press

Opinion: The false message that social media spreads about energy drinks

Claire Hadley, Writer | April 28, 2022

One of the most controversial subjects today is whether or not teenagers should be allowed to consume cans of caffeine that beam mesmerizing, vivid colors and scream “drink me!” When a teenager walks...

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Opinion: What Disney doesn’t tell you about high school

Frances English, Writer | April 25, 2022

There comes a time in every child's life when they shift their eyes from their rose-colored TV screen and fantasize about what their own high school experience might be. Will there be spontaneous outbursts...

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OPINION: Abortion affecting minorities within the United States

Melanie Hernandez and Emilie Huovinen | April 21, 2022

Around the globe, and even in America, abortions are being banned completely, sometimes to the extent of sending women to jail to serve time for what they call “first-degree murder”. Some even face...

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Satire: Beware premature college emails and their flood-like spam

Tessa Shinden, Writer | April 19, 2022

Pencils down! After finishing your copy of the Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test (PSAT) you decide to check off the box to receive emails regarding specific colleges and their related information. After...

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OPINION: The guidelines on how to be a respectable and successful sport coach

Claire Hadley, Writer | April 12, 2022

Coaches can create the worst or best experience in a student athlete's life. Their attitude and treatment towards youth can either degrade their desire to continue a sport or make athletes never want to...

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Satire: Permanent daylight saving time could cause a dark American future

Noelle Villaseñor, Writer | April 1, 2022

On March 13, 2022, the worst day of the year took place: clocks across the United States (except in Arizona and Hawaii) jumped an hour ahead and switched to daylight saving time, robbing the people of...

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