Schools want more than a Valedictorian

Annalee Gorman and Emily Borg

March 18, 2019

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High school students stay up for hours studying for tests or finishing homework, but sometimes all of that time isn’t enough to get into top schools. “Schools look for something that makes you stand out like sports, community...

Low funding affects teacher salaries

Annalee Gorman, Mirada Staff

February 25, 2019

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Each year, more and more students enter high school, and less teachers are able to accommodate them. Hundreds of school districts are under distress and frustrated with the current standing of teachers. According to the National Education Assoc...

Students and faculty turn artistic passions into businesses

Sydney Hodge, Guest Writer

February 25, 2019

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Many students are “creatives”, or people that create, invent, and imagine different ways to express their creativity through different mediums such as clothing or pictures. Senior Whitney Wheeler found her passion for photograp...

Front Street shelter launches ‘Doggie Day Out’

Rebecca Smith, Editor-in-cheif

February 25, 2019

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Eight dogs wear yellow bandanas with the words “ADOPT ME” stretched across, waiting for someone to take them out of their cage. The Front Street Animal Shelter in Sacramento is implementing a program called “Doggie Day ...

Companies buying personal information

Annalee Gorman, Staff Writer

February 25, 2019

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Google: the most widely used platform with the most information. It has the capability to store every piece of information and create advertisements about its users. It has enough information for three million word documents or ...

Waltz: the Woodshop wizard

Waltz: the Woodshop wizard

February 25, 2019

Govt. shutdown affects Rio

Alex Lydon, Co-News Editor

February 25, 2019

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During his campaign, President Trump has stated that if elected, he would begin the construction of a wall on the United States southern border. Two years later, the president seeks to fulfill his promise at the cost of many ...

Overflow

Overflow

February 25, 2019

Blackface

Blackface

February 15, 2019