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The Student News Site of Summit High School

The Summit Pinnacle

The Student News Site of Summit High School

The Summit Pinnacle

“Kirby and the Forgotten Lands”; A modern interpretation of a timeless classic

“Kirby and the Forgotten Lands”; A modern interpretation of a timeless classic

Jace Bracelin June 16, 2022

“Kirby and the Forgotten Lands” is the newest series installment in the Kirby Franchise and brings a much-needed modernization to the classic old-school Kirby brand. The era of black and white 8-bit...

Oregon’s Best Off-The-Grid Spots to Escape to this Summer

Oregon’s Best Off-The-Grid Spots to Escape to this Summer

Danielle Evans, Staff Writer April 27, 2022

Summer in Oregon is the best season for outdoor escapades. Aside from the heat and busy crowds of tourists, a day trip to one of these locations will be exactly the kind of get-away spot you’re looking...

Orange basketball ball on wooden parquet. Close-up image of basketball ball over floor in the gym

Harris Goes for 40 in the Summit Blowout against Dallas

Kol Doan, Staff Writer December 14, 2021

On Saturday Dec. 4, the Summit Boys Varsity Basketball team defeated Dallas High School in the Central Oregon Tip Off tournament hosted by Crook County High School. Summit was led by senior Caden Harris...

Photo by Ted Johnson

Bend Drives for More Disc Golf

Mia Mees, Staff Writer December 13, 2021

Signs saying “Watch for Flying Discs” cover the forest area at Skyline Park, along with nine standing basket holes—half of a Disc Golf game. On Nov 1, Bend Parks and Recreation unveiled the disc...

Digital Fashion: A Laughable Phenomenon

Digital Fashion: A Laughable Phenomenon

Bayla Orton, Staff Writer December 3, 2021

As global warming and its side effects continue to worsen yearly, sustainability seems to be gaining popularity—becoming a new priority and investment for many companies, including Nike, Apple and Google....

Vandalism for Clout: The “Devious Lick” Dilemma

Vandalism for Clout: The “Devious Lick” Dilemma

Lucas Clark, Staff Writer December 3, 2021

Gum scraping has evolved to the daily replacement of soap dispensers and stall doors in high schools for janitors. Over 92,000 videos under the hashtag Devious Lick have been posted on Tik Tok in just...

Summit Teachers Go Above and Beyond to Create Meaningful Relationships With Their Students

Summit Teachers Go Above and Beyond to Create Meaningful Relationships With Their Students

Ella Byrnes, Staff writer December 3, 2021

Nearly 4 years ago our seniors walked through our doors as wide eyed freshmen, excited to embark on their highschool journey. As time has passed our students have grown up and the teachers have grown with...

Stress Solution: Essential Oils

Stress Solution: Essential Oils

Dylan Nolan, Staff Writer November 30, 2021

Feeling stressed, lazy, tired? Essential oils might be a solution. High school students are no stranger to workloads, intense exercise and the stress of being a teenager. Luckily, with essential oils,...

Photo Courtesy of @Betty_White_The_Van via Instagram

Wheels, Humans, and the Oregon High Desert: Descend on Bend Spotlight

Wes McGovern, Staff Writer November 30, 2021

Ryan Sellmeyer may look like he fits the part, but he definitely isn’t your average van-lifer.  Coffee in-hand, draped in a woven poncho, smile obscured by his large beard, Sellmeyer observes the...

Photo by Hayden Hulser

Storm Activism: Why Are We Just Showing Up Now?

Emi Smart, Features Editor June 14, 2021

The halls of Summit High School are stereotypically packed with designer backpacks, the parking lot with polished cars, and the classrooms with wealthy students. In the past year, however, the students...

Revisiting Season 4 of “Rick and Morty”

Revisiting Season 4 of “Rick and Morty”

Emi Smart, Features Editor June 14, 2021

Over the last seven years, Adult Swim cartoon “Rick And Morty” has developed a varied cult following: Elon Musk incels, Reddit-dwelling communists and conspiracy theory potheads, among others. Spread...

Disneys Cruella

Disney’s “Cruella”

Elliana Bowers, News Editor June 14, 2021

Aspiring fashion designer, Cruella, is out for her boss’s skin, seeking revenge, in this righteous film set in ‘70’s London, starring the fabulous Emmas—Stone and Thompson—in a rivalistic,...

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