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Reflecting Back to '82
The bell had sounded and the classes' shouts rang out in joyous
tones. That was the beginning of the summer of '82 and the end
of the '81-'82 school year.
After school many students went OUT. Some headed for the
nearest fast food chain, while others went out shopping at
Metrocenter. The next day most students slept in, getting that
much needed rest from studying for the final exams.
The freshmen moved up one year and away from the teasing
they has so very much received just a few short months before.
The juniors also moved up one spot - they became seniors. "It
was just a different summer because I was going to become a
senior," said Patti Palmer, senior.
Some students swam, watched television Cmostly soap operasb,
and laughed their summer away while others worked at their
jobs. "l worked most of the summer, but when I had some free
time I played basketball and swam," Bob LaLoggia, junior, stated.
Whether the student was a freshman, sophomore, or junior,
they just could not seem to get Cortez out of their mind, and for
the incoming freshmen, they couldn't get high school into their
minds. "l went to Disneyland and Universal Studios, and I looked
forward to going to Cortez," Gordon Mankins, freshman, exclaim-
ed. Little did they know about the famous frosh initiations!
Some of the Cortesians were on out-of-state trips. The vacations
ranged from Washington to Florida. "I went to California to surf
and then when I came back I played basketball with Bart and
Jeff " saidjunior, Greg Martin.
Some preferred to stay home and use the Arizona facilities for
having fun. "l went to Big Surf and the lake last summer," is how,
sophomore, Kim Crawford remembers her summer of 1982.
As the summer wore on, people began to get bored and
amazingly enough started looking forward for school to start.
They started to care less and less about the soap operas on the
boob tube, and the swimming pool had become an everyday
item. Friends were missed and even the everyday homework rut
sounded good. Well, finally the first day of school, August 81, 1982
came about, which concluded the Summer of 1982!
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After a lot of studying for surfing, Paul Schlenker junior waits for
surf to come up.
One Saturday night out at Happy Valley, Mark Atutis and John Summers, seniors, celebrate The muscles of Ross Anania, junior, are built up by me exerqge
'he 9V9n"'l9' swimming and weightlifting.
8 Summerof 82
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New Methods Prove to Be Effective
One of the activities, that was faithfully
performed at the end of each year was
the pre-registration process. Students at-
tended two half days of school, while the
second halves were devoted to
This process was designed to provide the
students with the opportunity to sign up for
the classes and teachers that they wanted.
Counselors were available to assist
students who had problems with their
Before the school year began, students
were required to return for registration. The
incoming freshmen had to take science
and math tests before registering. The
registration process was changed for the
better. Unlike other years, the students'
books were already packaged in paper
bags, which saved them the trouble of'
picking up each book individually. "Part of
it was better, and part of it was worse. A lit-
tle of ir was disorganized, but llike the way
the books were set up, " commented Brent
Spaulding, senior. Students were also re-
quired to have a bank guarantee card
with them if they purchased their books
with a check. Although they were warned
ahead of time about the new policy,
many students came without their bank
guarantee-cards. Therefore, they were not
allowed to complete registration until they
were able to present their cards. This was
strongly enforced- to reduce check
All things considered, the registration
process went much smoother than in
previous years, and will most likely be
Students such as seniors Joy Mann and Robin Davis prove to be extremely helpful during pre-registration.
10 Pre-Registration and Registration
With a spark of interest senior Chip Brown eyes
At pre-registration, Steve Davis, senior, shows
pression of his schedule.
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