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GSA is a welcoming place for straight or queer teens.

GSA: a safe environment for everyone

Lei Murphy, Reporter October 12, 2021

  GSA, the gay-straight alliance club, is a club for members of the LGBTQ+ community and allies. They meet every Wednesday at 3 pm in Mrs. Walters room.   Everyone at GSA is so sweet and gives...

Community member Jennifer Stuppy presents to the GHAPS school board on Monday, March 9. She was there requesting the board create a new policy that would require parents to sign a consent form allowing their children to have access to sexually explicit content in district libraries.

Parent group pleads with school board to implement new policy at board meeting

The "Conservative Parents of Grand Haven" group was in full attendance at last night's board meeting to protest the decision made in February by the board to not implement any new policies regarding censorship of books
Caleb Berko, Managing Editor March 10, 2020

The Grand Haven Area Public School Board drew a large audience to its monthly meeting at Ferry Elementary on Monday, March 9. 31 individuals shared their thoughts with the board during the public commenting...

GHAPS leaders respond to parent groups criticism of literature

GHAPS leaders respond to parent group’s criticism of literature

Parent group is concerned about books in GHAPS libraries that they’d like to see placed behind the counter, severely limiting student access to certain titles
Caleb Berko, Managing Editor March 9, 2020

On Jan. 13 at the Grand Haven Area Public Schools Board of Education Meeting, a concerned parent, Jenifer Stuppy, brought to attention a list of books she deemed were “sexually explicit”. In particular,...

Lack of gender neutral bathrooms causes anxiety

Lack of gender neutral bathrooms causes anxiety

Emily Bruch, News Editor November 23, 2015

Sophomore Faeren Converse stands in between the men’s and the women’s restroom, filling with nerves and anxiety as students rush past on the way to class. No one knows about the internal struggle Converse...

Day of Silence to give LGBTQ community voice

Elizabeth Tibbe, Co-editor in chief April 17, 2014

On April 11, schools across the world recognized the Day of Silence, a non-violent protest against discrimination of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. Because of spring break DOS will...

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