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California Drought Ongoing But Lessens

Isabella Cisneros, Business Manager/Online Editor

February 8, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, Issue #5, News

The California drought is nothing new, after five long and very dry years. The period between late 2011 and 2014 were among the driest years California has seen yet, and, in following years, there have been high hopes of heavy rain to quench the reservoirs as seen in the 2015 anticipation of an El Niño...

New ROP Class Offers Students Real World Experience

Isabelle Allison, Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, Issue #5, News

Few students know of the amazing opportunities that are available at CHS, including the opportunities for students to find a future occupation for the professional world. All of this is included in Retail Marketing, a class that has been offered at CHS for the first year and is taught by James Londagin....

IB Remarkably Increases in Popularity at CHS

Nick Li, Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, Issue #5, News

One of the CHS’s most impressive opportunities is being able to take part in the IB Program. This program is run by an educational organization that countries all over the world take part in. For high school students, there are two different educational programs that can be taken: the IB Diploma Program...

Gabrielle Starr Appointed as the New President of Pomona College

Caden Merrill, Reporter

February 7, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, Issue #5, News

Pomona College, one of the seven schools that make up the Claremont Colleges, has a diverse student demographic, with 64% of the student body claiming themselves as students of color. Recently, Pomona College elected a new  president of color, G. Gabrielle Starr, who will replace current President David...

Race for Claremont City Council: An Overview of Eight Candidates

Catherine Schnabel and Emma Cossey

February 7, 2017


Filed under 2016-2017, Issue #5, News

Corey Calaycay is running for his fourth term and has served two one-year terms as Mayor of Claremont, and is currently serving his third term as a councilmember . He has been an active member of various organizations, such as the City of Claremont Library Task Force, Claremont Education Foundation, and ...

Fake News and Its Real Consequences

Fake News and Its Real Consequences

Kamran Curlin, Assistant Sports Editor

January 13, 2017


Filed under News

Hillary Clinton is a demon sent from hell to destroy America while her husband Bill is a serial rapist who should be killed. This was a premise of just one of the many fake news stories that populated the internet in 2016 pertaining to the election. America just experienced one of the most unpopular and d...

Students Wear a Smile for the New and Improved Dress Code

Victoria Phan, Reporter

January 13, 2017


Filed under News

In response to the student-driven protest and petition for the withdrawal of the new dress code over the summer, many parents, staff, and student activists from diverse clubs on campus such as the Black Student Union, Feminist Club, and LGBQT+ Gender Alliance Club urged for a modification of the dress ...

School Vouchers Provide Funding

Emma Carter, Reporter

January 13, 2017


Filed under News

The idea of using school vouchers has been around since the 1800s, but the U.S. has not nationally adopted a school vouchers system. However, president-elect Donald Trump has now announced his plans to use $20 billion in federal grants to support the school voucher system in early September. The school ...

New Restaurants Open in The Village

Paulina Gonzalez, Reporter

January 13, 2017


Filed under Food, News

After school, many students enjoy hanging out and eating at their favorite spots in the Village. From King Kong Sushi to Loving Hut, there are a variety of places to eat. Recently, there have been new delicious additions to the list including Blaze Pizza, Poke Dot, and Oke Poke. Blaze Pizza is lo...

CHS Clubs Trump the Election Results and Unite the Student Body

CHS Clubs Trump the Election Results and Unite the Student Body

Isabelle Allison, Reporter

January 13, 2017


Filed under ASB/Clubs, News, Showcase

Protests can come with a negative connotation and can be thought of as mindless acts of violence. However, most protests are not like this at all, and certain students at CHS are very much aware of that fact. On Thursday Nov. 10, two days following the presidential elections, a peaceful protest took place a...

Serious or a Cruel Joke? The Recent National Clown Epidemic

Serious or a Cruel Joke? The Recent National Clown Epidemic

Emma Cossey, Reporter

December 1, 2016


Filed under News

What once only existed in childhood nightmares has now turned into a startling reality as 2016 boasts over the new creepy clown sightings that have been reported throughout the nation. The fear of killer clowns dates back to the days of John Wayne Gacy Jr. and now men and women have begun dressing a...

Mock Election Held at CHS

Dorothy Gadsby, Reporter

December 1, 2016


Filed under News

Many think that individuals must be of legal age or older to have a say or a vote in what goes on in the community or country that surrounds them. While technically, this is true, both faculty and students of CHS have worked together in creating an event in which students will be able to have a little t...

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