Admin’s Prohibition Deflates Senior Tradition

Ava Charlesworth, Staff Writer

April 26, 2019

For schools across the nation, the end of the year is a time filled with traditions and send-off celebrations for graduating seniors. As June approaches, Campolindo seniors also look forward to ditch day, the senior sleepover,...

Teens Deserve More Respect

Genie Lee, Lifestyle Editor

April 24, 2019

Being a teenager in this day and age is exciting, vibrant, thrilling and motivating. As teenagers we have a breathtaking constellation of different possibilities at the tips of our fingers. However, as a member of Gen Z noticing...

Ski Week Saves Money, Relieves Stress

Arjun Chhabra, Staff Writer

March 29, 2019

The concept of "Ski Week," a week-long break from school in the middle of February, might be an odd proposition for some Californians. After all, the state is known for its sunshine rather than its snow pack. Some Golden State...

Locked Doors Damage School Culture

Finn Welch, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Due to the increasing occurrence of violence in schools across the United States, district boards are taking extreme measures to keep students safe. According to a study done by the National Center for Education Statistics,...

Rallies Infringe on Critical Academic Support

Ryan Erickson-King, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019

Leadership puts on a handful of rallies during Academy period over the course of the school year in an effort to promote school spirit. Teachers walk their students down to the big gym and students settle in as deafening music...

Admission Scandal: Only Losers Play by Rules

Annette Ungermann, News Editor

March 22, 2019

The FBI recently uncovered the largest college admissions scandal to date, incriminating a circle of 50 individuals who played a role in $25 million worth of bribery and fraud that has humbled institutions of higher education...

Lack of Enthusiasm Unfair to Campus Leaders

Joelle Nelson, Editor in Chief

March 13, 2019

From rallys to dances to fundraisers, Leadership does a lot. Unfortunately, the lack of interest and participation by a majority of the student body can be demoralizing to those who spend so much extra time planning and hosting...

It’s OK to Go with Your Gut

Madeleine Singh, Opinion Editor

March 8, 2019

As class requests are finalized and college acceptances are sent, there is no question that many of us are making important decisions in the coming weeks. If you’re like me and struggle with everyday choices like "What should I hav...

Challenge Project Endangers Mental Health

Dianda Giles, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019

Jamie Donohoe's 2nd-semester seniors must prepare a speech about overcoming personal challenges and present it in front of their peers. It sounds like a good idea, in theory. Dubbed the "Challenge Project", Donohoe's students...