The Mirada

Pursuing politics in Sen. Pan’s office

David Beilby, Guest Writer

August 30, 2018

I was lucky enough to intern with Senator Richard Pan in his Senatorial Office at the State Capitol. Senator Pan is responsible for District 6, which includes residents of Sacramento and stretches into some of Davis, Elk Grove, an...

Student Government Previews Plans for the Year

Whitney Wheeler, Guest Writer

August 29, 2018

This year Student Government has so many exciting things planned. Every year we strive to be better than the year before, but I have a feeling this year is going to be hard to beat. In the beginning of the year we have a lot...

The Mirada Returns

The Mirada Returns

Rebecca Smith, Editor-In-Chief

August 28, 2018

School Lockdown Drill

Emily Borg, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Many high schools across the country are having to suffer through painful and violent events. The lockdown drill was supposed to reassure students on what to do in case of a violent event, but it sadly left students still wonderi...

Weather Affecting Spring Sports

Synia Thrower, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Spring sports have kicked off and so has the rainy weather. Most spring sports are outdoors consisting of swim, dive, baseball, softball, men’s and women’s lacrosse, men’s tennis and men’s golf. Spring sports occur dur...


Katherine Huggins, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Tragic instances of gun violence have sparked mass efforts of youth activists hoping to inspire reform. As a part of this wave of student activism, Six Civitas students traveled to the Capitol on May 17 to speak during “...


Katherine Huggins, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Although “thrifting” has become increasingly popular, there still remains some stereotypes about the quality of clothing and service at thrift stores. This negative connotation may in part be caused by the format and enviro...

Life of the Party

Jessica Sheppard, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018

Imagine if you were in your senior year of college and your mom attended the same school as you to finish up her college degree at the same tie. Not only that but she come out with you to parties, and she has a relationship with...

Introduction Into Patient Care

Kat Eyraud and Maddie Haggard

June 4, 2018

Interested in pursuing a medical career? Consider taking Health Pathways a new multi-year elective that will be offered in the beginning next year. Composed of three classes, Patient Care 1, Patient Care 2 and an internship, He...

New AP Courses

Katherine Eyraud and Maddie Haggard

June 4, 2018

As part of a push to expand advanced placement participation, the school will be offering new courses in the fall, and it is anticipated that there will be additional courses in 2019 and beyond. The most significant addition will be the AP...

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