Wellness Center Offers Support during Distance Learning

Erika Riedel, Business Editor

May 5, 2020

The Wellness Center began hosting a “paint and hang” Zoom session for students on April 29. The session will be held each week on Wednesdays at 1:00pm. Students are invited to attend in order to paint, watercolor, draw,...

Swimming, Boys’ Volleyball Lead Spring-Season Programs

Erika Riedel, Business Editor

February 18, 2020

The spring sports season started on February 11, and many teams are already looking forward to successful postseason runs. BASEBALL: The varsity baseball team is looking for redemption after losing to Alhambra in the North ...

Conference Inspires Changes in Grading Practices

Erika Riedel, Business Editor

January 9, 2020

Various teachers have been experimenting with new grading policies after attending a Grading for Equity Conference on December 10 and 11. Joe Feldman, author of Grading for Equity, challenged the rationale behind grades and...

Grade Rounding Doesn’t Teach Real Consequences

Erika Riedel, Business Editor

December 12, 2019

Once the 1st semester wraps up next week, teachers will no doubt face an avalanche of student emails groveling for special consideration: "Could you please round up my grade?" With college admission competitive as ever, those...