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  • Sarah Casco, Staff Writer

    May 4, 2016

    The No Child Left Behind Act promised to improve student achievement across America. But contrary to what its name implied, NCLB failed miserably to live up to expectations and as of December, it became obsolete when President Barack Obama signed a new student achievement initiative into law. ... READ MORE »»

  • Tackling Concussion Risks

    Tackling Concussion Risks

    Sarah Casco, Staff Writer

    May 4, 2016

    She remembers the back of her head hitting the ground. The other players race against one another to try to gain possession of the loose ball. She dives for the ball. She pulls the ball away from the crowd. The momentum causes her to fall back. Her head hits the ground and she sees black.... READ MORE »»

  • Prince Turned Our Hearts Purple

    Prince Turned Our Hearts Purple

    Diba Gordafkan, Editor in Chief

    May 3, 2016

    The year 2016 has already been a tough year for music legends, but the recent death of Prince last week has been especially painful because it was just so unexpected. And for Prince fans, he appeared to be forever young. Prince made music at a pace--and at a standard of excellence--that only a few art... READ MORE »»

    Art by Esteban Enriquez

  • Up To the Test

    Up To the Test

    Esteban Enriquez, Staff Writer

    April 16, 2016

    The SAT exam is a prominent feature on every student’s application to any four-year university. However, the SAT underwent various changes last month in an attempt to reflect more efficient and relevant ways to measure the aptitude of student test-takers. In fact, students who took the PSAT last year in ... READ MORE »»

    Beginning in March, students were able to notice changes to the SAT.

    MaryJane Arciniega

  • Areiga family recovering after senior’s untimely death

    Areiga family recovering after senior’s untimely death

    Antonia Niebla, Staff Writer

    March 24, 2016

        Luis Alberto Areiga Hernandez, a 17-year-old senior, had his whole future ahead of him.     Hernandez had a clear vision of what he wanted to become by joining the Mount Eden ROP program, which he began by attending a criminal justice class.     “He was planning on going to t... READ MORE »»

Infographic: How To Be President of the United States

Infographic: How To Be President of the United States

May 4 • No Comments

Sarah Casco, Staff Writer

The No Child Left Behind Act promised to improve student achievement across America. But contrary to what its name implied, NCLB failed miserably to live up to expectations and as of December, it became obsolete when...  Read More »

May 4 • No Comments

Up To the Test

Up To the Test

Esteban Enriquez, Staff Writer

The SAT exam is a prominent feature on every student’s application to any four-year university. However, the SAT underwent various changes last month in an attempt to reflect more efficient and relevant ways to measure th...  Read More »

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Presidential Race Updates

Prince Turned Our Hearts Purple

Prince Turned Our Hearts Purple

Diba Gordafkan, Editor in Chief

The year 2016 has already been a tough year for music legends, but the recent death of Prince last week has been especially painful because it was just so unexpected. And for Prince fans, he appeared to be forever young. P...  Read More »

May 3 • No Comments

  • Adele Returns With Long Overdue ‘Hello’ December 10, 2015
  • Fall TV Screams With New Shows December 10, 2015
  • Prom 2015 May 13, 2015
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March 2016 Edition

Frazier Fits Right In After Busy First Year

Frazier Fits Right In After Busy First Year

Stephanie Barajas, Staff Writer

Teaching can be challenging to begin with. It’s something that gradually becomes easier and easier through experience and creativity. No one knows this better than Kelli Frazier, 29, one of the newest ...  Read More »

May 4 • No Comments

Samantha Faxon Realizes Valedictorian Dream

Samantha Faxon Realizes Valedictorian Dream

June 17, 2015

Olmos’ battle for acceptance

May 13, 2015

GSA vice president expresses hope for a better community

GSA vice president expresses hope for a better community

May 13, 2015

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The student news site of Hayward High School
The student news site of Hayward High School