The Mirada

Restrooms stink and lack privacy

Emma Riley, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

A restroom is about the only privacy one can get at school. A door that locks, with no worry that anyone will come in. That isn’t always true. Locks in most of the girls bathrooms at school have gone missing. No one really...

Vending Machines Broke

Alex Muegge and Zoie Kabir

January 26, 2018

Vending machines. A superb creation by brilliant minds that are the perfect pick me up. You are a hardworking student walking down the hallway off to third period, when you see in the distance something so promising. Your stomach...

Decathlon welcomes all students

Sarah Sault, Staff Writer

January 26, 2018

The Academic Decathlon team spends months training for the Feb. 3 competition. The multiple category event is African themed this year, meaning that all of the questions, with the exception of math and science, are based on...

School seeks to expand AP program

Alex Lydon and Kat Eyraud

January 26, 2018

Rio is pushing more students to take Advanced Placement courses and next year will add two new AP Capstone courses, solidifying the school’s standing as one of the leading schools in the area for offering these high level courses. Principal...

Remembering Mayla McArdle

Remembering Mayla McArdle

November 13, 2017

Teachers desire higher scores from CAASPP testing

Elona Schirov and Erica Pozdirca

November 9, 2017

Scores on state education tests given to all high school junior have stayed about the same, but Rio saw slight gains in students meeting math standards. The CAASPP tests have always been a huge part of school and what you have...

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