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Old, worn out textbooks push back student learning

Old, worn out textbooks push back student learning

Joseph Hughes

October 1, 2015

Editor’s Note:  In the originally-posted version of the following story, the impact of textbook shortages on teachers’ curriculum was imprecisely stated, and teacher Christine Byerley was quoted as saying “or” when she actually said “and”.  Both errors have been corrected in the revised...

School registrar Lisa Mendez listens to Mr. Worldwide

School registrar Lisa Mendez listens to Mr. Worldwide

Cindy Le

September 30, 2015

This year, SCHS has welcomed many new staff members to the campus. In the accompanying q & a, we take a look at the high school experiences of Lisa Mendez, the school's new registrar, and learn a little bit more about her.   Q: What did you want to be growing up? A: I actually wanted...

Tennis team finally has courts to call their own

Tennis team finally has courts to call their own

Sydney Fonderie

September 28, 2015

After four years of home games played on borrowed courts, the SCHS tennis team  once again has its own on-campus facilities.   In 2012, when the SCHS campus modernization began, the tennis courts became occupied by a cluster of portable classrooms set up to house teachers and students displaced...

Raza Latina protests against Donald Trump’s remarks about Mexican community

Raza Latina protests against Donald Trump’s remarks about Mexican community

Alex Dacus

September 22, 2015

“When Mexico sends its people, they’re not sending their best. They’re bringing drugs. They’re bringing crime. They’re rapists,” Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said.   Trump has built a platform for his presidential campaign off of what some consider rampant, outrageous racism against Lati...

History teacher Emily Haven was a choir geek

History teacher Emily Haven was a choir geek

Sunny Gandotra

September 22, 2015

This year, SCHS has welcomed many new staff members to the campus. In the accompanying q & a's, we take a look at their high school experiences and learn a little bit more about them. Below is a Q&A with history teacher Emily Haven.   Q: What did you want to be growing up? A: I’ve always wante...

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