Saturday Make-Up Tests: Yay or Nay?

Bethany Gledhill Staff reporter At the outset of the 2017-18 school year, PVI instituted a new policy for make-up tests. Students who miss school on days when they have tests scheduled must make up those tests on Saturdays. This is a departure from the former policy, where students would make up tests during scheduled school…

EDITORIAL: PVI Student Reflects on Cultural Exchange, Invites Others to Follow

When you think of the nation of Japan, the first thing that probably comes to mind for you is “sushi.” When I think of Japan, the first thing that comes to my mind is the phrase “daisuki,” or 大好き which means love. The reason that my exposure and first thoughts of a culture are so different is because I had the opportunity to participate in a program called High School Diplomats (HSD).

Let’s Talk About It

December 2014 kicks off Panther Press’ new advice column, “Let’s Talk About It,” penned by Rachel Green, Emilie Razuri and Jenna Sobieski. Please email ( or Tweet us (@pvipantherpress) your comments and conundrums.