Controversy over freshmen parents’ reaction

Jessica Lee and Cameron Morelli

Two freshmen found themselves the subject of controversy and featured on a local news program and the front page of the local newspaper in the span of two weeks in September. However, it was the reactions by the students’...  Read More »

October 29, 2014 • 0 comments

Teens struggle with mixed messages for marijuana use

Teens struggle with mixed messages for marijuana use

Graschelle Hipoloto, Sports Editor

With the current debate over the legalization of marijuana sweeping across the country, confusion and mixed signals are not uncommon amongst teenagers. Colorado and Washington have legalized the use of recreational cannabis,...  Read More »

October 28, 2014 • 0 comments

New peer tutoring program aims to help failing students before it’s too late

New peer tutoring program aims to help failing students before it’s too late

Brooke Shimasaki, Co-Online Feature Editor

Students go to class each day, listen to the teacher, and read the textbook – but these steps do not always equate to passing grades or full comprehension. It is sometimes intimidating to ask teachers for help and ineffective...  Read More »

October 28, 2014 • 0 comments

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Students decide: what constitutes a real friend?

It’s time to end a friendship when it is clear that negativity rules all. Being surrounded by poisoned people creates a chain reaction, so it’s important to be brave enough to end it. Toxic friendships are to be ended by standing up for personal beliefs and being surrounded by people with positive motives.

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September 19, 2014 • 0 comments

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Fee waivers often leave out middle class families

Jasmine Santos, Editor-in-Chief & News Editor

I don’t think it’s fair when I see a student pay $25 for five AP tests, and then another student, who couldn’t afford multiple...  Read More »

April 25, 2014 • 0 comments

Test prep guides, cramming can lead to better scores

April 25, 2014

Companies use SAT scores to weed out weak applicants

April 25, 2014

Redesigned SAT set to debut in 2016

April 25, 2014

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