The Summit Pinnacle

The Student News Site of Summit High School

The Summit Pinnacle

The Summit Pinnacle

Lil Storm: Behind Summit's SoundCloud Scene

Lil Storm: Behind Summit’s SoundCloud Scene

Barbara Norton, Former Co-Editor-In-Chief September 3, 2021

In the mid-2010’s, teens made the switch from DIY duct tape wallets to DIY hip-hop, thanks in part to the popularization of music-sharing platform SoundCloud. Characterized by its complete lack of...

Questioning over Quarantine: How a Pandemic Sparked a Wave of Gender Awakening

Questioning over Quarantine: How a Pandemic Sparked a Wave of Gender Awakening

Natasha Visnack , Co-Editor-in-Chief September 3, 2021

We’ve seen the changes, whether it be in Instagram bios or on name tags on Webex. We’ve all noticed that the little white text that once read “she/her” or “he/him” now reads “she/they”,...

Childhood Trends: Teens Try to Find Normalcy in the Face of A Pandemic

Childhood Trends: Teens Try to Find Normalcy in the Face of A Pandemic

Brooke Leggat, Co-Editor-in-Chief August 31, 2021

It’s 6A.M on a Tuesday morning. Subarus decked out with Summit and Bend High stickers line the Fred Meyer parking lot as piles of ambitious teenagers bombard the grocery store’s front doors. They...

Sen Thai Hot Pot: Restaurant Review

Sen Thai Hot Pot: Restaurant Review

Wesley Gilbride, Features Editor August 30, 2021

Over the last eight years, locals have come to know and love the Northern Tai dishes from Wild Rose, one of downtown Bend’s most popular restaurants. Winning multiple awards—Restaurant of the year...

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Adding a featured image enhances each story

Sample Student, Sports Editor June 14, 2021

There are two ways to add a photo to a story in WordPress.  One is to set the photo as a Featured Image for the story, and the other is to insert the photo into the body of the story’s text.  Your...

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Showcase area displays top stories in various formats

Sample Student, News Editor June 14, 2021

This area at the top of the homepage is called the Home Top Story & Showcase Area. You can use this space to showcase your top stories. You have two options for this area: displaying a single Top...

Design your site to fit your publication's style

Design your site to fit your publication’s style

Sample Student June 14, 2021

The SNO Framework is built around the idea of giving site owners complete flexibility with easy to customize options for every aspect of their sites. The SNO Design Options page, available under the...

Help is just a single click away

Help is just a single click away

Sample Student June 14, 2021

Having trouble with something on the site?  Help is only a click away. Click here to access all of our support materials and submit a support ticket if you can't find the answers you are looking for.

Avoid double story placement

Avoid double story placement

Sample Student June 14, 2021

If you place stories in more than one category, say both Showcase and Sports, the story will display in both of these sections on the homepage.  The recommend way of working with this is to place a story...

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