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Footage of SJHHS’s First Political Debate

Footage of SJHHS’s First Political Debate

Amanda Rooker, Jr. News Editor

March 2, 2016

Over 400 students packed the theater on Friday, February 26th to witness SJHHS’s first political debate. Students from the Young Republicans club and the Young Democrats club tackled topics including free health care, subsidizing college tuition, and the Syrian refugee crisis. Dallas Varner (12), Ama...

Stallion Showcase Draws Visitors

Stallion Showcase Draws Visitors

Amanda Rooker, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

Prospective SJHHS students and their parents got the opportunity to ask questions, take tours, and listen to informational presentations on February 6th at the annual Stallion Showcase. Put on by ASB, Link Crew and other SJHHS staff, the Stallion Showcase gave middle school students information on SJHHS...

CUSD Board Updates Non-discrimination Policy

CUSD Board Updates Non-discrimination Policy

December 16, 2015

CUSD’s 7 member board voted last Wednesday night to update its non-discrimination policy, giving LGBTQ+ students additional support and aligning district policy with AB1266, the law passed by legislators guaranteeing access to facilities based on one’s gender identity. LGBTQ+ students, transgend...

SBAC Purpose a Mystery

SBAC Purpose a Mystery

Olivia Farber, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015

In the spring of 2015, juniors took the Smarter Balanced Test (SBAC) in math and English, resulting in a high percentage of students meeting the standards for both subjects. The test turned out differently than expected. The overall process took longer than anticipated and the scores came in the mail onl...