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Masks to Share: SCHS Bears to Share club aims to make 500 masks to donate to essential workers

The Bears to Share club has been advertising their project via social media.

Lhana Philavong

June 5, 2020

Amid the ongoing pandemic, most people are staying at home while essential workers do their best to keep grocery stores and hospitals running. One SCHS club, Bears to Share, has begun a local project to help those who are in need of masks. Bears to Share normally makes stuffed bears to donate to children’s...

How culinary classes coped with coronavirus

The SCHS culinary class completed culinary and Career and Technical Education projects to finish out the semester.

Esha Nag

June 4, 2020

During the COVID-19 campus closure, SCHS students and teachers found new ways to learn and teach. Culinary Arts teacher Kathy Hopp came up with a way to let students cook virtually. According to Hopp, her students completed culinary and Career and Technical Education projects that do not involve cooking. “With...

OPINION: The College Board lawsuit is a hopeful step towards change

Many students have complained about difficulties regarding the College Board’s AP exam submission process.

Dalila Prudente Barajas

June 1, 2020

News broke on Wednesday, March 20, that the College Board will be facing a $500 million lawsuit from FairTest on behalf of angry parents and students due to submission complications during the online Advanced Placement exams. While bewildering, this lawsuit was inevitable and has addressed some concerns...

Many students appreciate video chat platforms for their communication needs

Zoom, FaceTime and Discord are popular apps among the SCHS student body.

Samantha Alde

May 30, 2020

As senior Noel Ira logs onto the chatting app Discord, he finds himself conversing with his friends like he would in real-life before the shelter-in-place order. Skeptical at first about only having the internet as a way to catch up with others, Ira has learned to cope with the growing reality that he...

SCHS seniors reflect on missing out on their final semester of high school

The novel coronavirus and following shelter-in-place orders have cancelled many events like prom, graduation, and other important senior-year events.

Samantha Alde

May 27, 2020

In late March, Gov. Gavin Newsom gave the order to shut down all school campuses in California for the remainder of the 2019-2020 school year. This along with the shelter-in-place order is aimed toward helping to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Despite the importance...

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