The Wolfpacket

Opinion: College Scandal & the Modern Reality of Rich Privilege in the USA

Opinion: College Scandal & the Modern Reality of Rich Privilege in the USA

Sydney Hwang, Editor-In-Chief

April 23, 2019


Filed under News, Opinions, Showcase

Upon recent investigations, it turns out that the age-old adage has been proven true: real athletes are made when nobody’s watching. The catch—it only takes a few hundred grand secretly sent to a shady charity fund to become an internationally accredited soccer player (complete with pictures to prove...

Claremont Sees Snow for the First Time in Years

Claire Judson, reporter

March 22, 2019


Filed under News

On the morning of Thursday, Feb. 21, many residents of Claremont were shocked to check their weather apps and see something they have likely never seen before: a 70% chance of snow in the afternoon. Though the eventual snow would last only a few minutes, it would spark fascination among most residents....

Claremont Marijuana Ban Will be Permanently Extended Into the Future

Asiya Junisbai, reporter

March 22, 2019


Filed under News

In October of 2016, Claremont’s city council got together to discuss local policies on commercial marijuana businesses. During that meeting, a unanimous vote determined the banishment of marijuana dispensaries, delivery services, and cultivation in the city of Claremont. The growth of marijuana in...

10th Grade History Substitute to Become a Full-Time Teacher

Elie Schwartz, Reporter

February 8, 2019


Filed under News

From student to student-teacher to teacher: Jillian Jackson is certainly not new to CHS. She graduated with the class of 2012 and went to Cal Poly Pomona for her undergraduate degree. She is still going there to obtain her teaching credential. Next year, she will start a Master’s degree program at...

Riley’s Farm Caught in a War with the Claremont School District

Riley’s Farm Caught in a War with the Claremont School District

Claire Judson, Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Any student who has been a part of CUSD since elementary school would be able to recollect the epitome of CUSD elementary school field trips: Riley’s Farm. In historical Oak Glen, California, visits to Riley’s Farm would entail a near hour-long bus ride buzzing with excited fifth graders and adult...

Climate Climbs in Dangerous Times

Asiya Junisbai, reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under News

In the 1930s, amid steadily increasing global temperatures, English inventor G.S. Callendar was one of the first people to propose that greenhouse warming was on the way. In the 1970s, environmentalism grew in popularity and more attention was drawn to this idea. Now, in November 2018, the Fourth National...

The SAT’s Curve Creates Confusion

Rowan Orlijan-Rhyne, reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under News

In June of 2018, there was an uproar from students receiving their scores for the SAT, because they believed that they were being cheated by the College Board out of the scores they thought they deserved. They felt that since they got the same number of questions correct as they did earlier in the year,...

Tutors for the Common Good of CHS

ELIE SCHWARTZ, reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under News

Chemistry will no longer be a che-mystery with the addition of a new club, Common Good Tutors (CGT), to CHS. The president of the club and founder of the organization, junior William Xue, founded the club this year to help those who needed tutoring but could not afford it. “CGT was founded to address...

Juul’s New Rules to Combat Teen Vaping Issue

Claire Judson, reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under News

Though unfortunate for some and relieving for many, usage of the infamous Juul around high school campuses (CHS included, admittedly) may be put to a screeching halt within the next few months. This will be a direct result of Juul’s recent adoption of an elaborate plan in an effort to combat teen nicotine...

CHS Student Aidyn Snelson’s Trip to the US/ Mexico Border

JAIDEN CURLIN, reporter

January 11, 2019


Filed under Issue #4, News

This past November was an eventful month for the political topic of immigration, especially along the Mexican border. The issue started when President Trump threatened a closure of the border and military action against immigrants trying to enter the country illegally. The row culminated in a clash with...

Check Out Junior Information Night!

January 7, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

CLASS OF 2020, THIS NIGHT IS FOR YOU!   JUNIOR INFORMATION NIGHT Wednesday, January 16, 2019 6:30-8:00 PM, CHS Large Gym       What’s the best college for my needs? How do UC’s and CSU’s compare? With my GPA, will I get in? How can Community College work for ME? Can my ...

Get Ready Class of 2021: CHS to Build New Student Center

Get Ready Class of 2021: CHS to Build New Student Center

Charlie Warren and Rowan Orlijan-Rhyne

December 21, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

  There are some big things coming to CHS — literally. The rumors about a state-of-the-art Student Center have been confirmed, and the modern architecture that is planned will clearly reach heights — literally and figuratively — beyond the wildest dreams of CHS students. The Studen...

The student news site of Claremont High School
News