• September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

  • September 19, 2014

Longtime wrestling coach arrested

Longtime wrestling coach arrested

Austin Hille, Editor in Chief
September 19, 2014
Filed under Online Exclusive, Showcase

Students and staff were shocked to learn last week that varsity wrestling coach Kevin Lopez was arrested on suspicion of committing lewd and lascivious acts with a minor more than 10 years younger than him, police said. Superintendent Mary Shelton informed parents and staff of the situation in an... Read more »

Bomb threat clears campus

Bomb threat clears campus

Erin Fox, Managing Editor
September 19, 2014
Filed under News, Online Exclusive, Showcase

Nearly 2,800 Cal High students were evacuated last week after an anonymous phone call was made to the front office regarding a possible bomb threat on campus, school administrators said. The call was made at 11:15 a.m. on Sept. 7, forcing students and staff to the football stadium, where they remained... Read more »

Wondolowski takes over

Wondolowski takes over

Austin Hille and Kaila Young
September 19, 2014
Filed under News, Online Exclusive, Showcase

After coming in about 10 minutes late for her interview, new Cal High Principal Sarah Wondolowski rushed to quickly put away all of the extraneous papers and folders that she had been given while she had been away from her desk for the past hour. She was quick to apologize for her lack of focus, and... Read more »

Sophomore leads policy opposition

Sophomore leads policy opposition

Chandni Mistry, Features Editor
September 19, 2014
Filed under Features, Showcase

As a response to the closing of the campus, sophomore Ryan Freels started a petition to reopen the school for seniors at lunch on Aug. 25, posting it on his personal Twitter account, @ryanfreels. Just a day later, the petition reached 100 signatures, and,... Read more »

Closed campus angers students

Closed campus angers students

Joyce Ho and Heather Wong
September 19, 2014
Filed under Features, Showcase

Two hundred frustrated students filed out of the town hall meeting on Sept. 3 immediately after learning from new Principal Sarah Wondolowski that reopening Cal High’s campus at lunch was not an option. The remaining 70 students who stayed voiced their opinions and offered suggestions toward a compromise,... Read more »

Senior Pranks: 2014

Senior Pranks: 2014

Ashton DeLano, Editor in Chief
June 9, 2014
Filed under News, Online Exclusive, Showcase

No senior prank in the history of California High school can rival the multi-stage June 6 prank that began during A-period and continued until the end of school. The intricate series of pranks touched all parts of the school, ranging from the parking lot to the main building to San Ramon... Read more »

California High School Class of 2014 Senior Issue

California High School Class of 2014 Senior Issue

June 5, 2014
Filed under Senior Issue, Showcase

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Cal’s art stars attend NYU

Cal’s art stars attend NYU

Erica Drake, Staff Writer
June 5, 2014
Filed under Senior Issue, Showcase

New York City is home to Broadway, Times Square, and Jimmy Fallon. Sarting this fall, seniors Joshua Cavalier and Angie Pardini will also be calling the city of lights home as students of the Tisch School of the Arts at New York University. Cavalier will be majoring in film and plans to declare... Read more »

Seniors say goodbye to The Californian

Seniors say goodbye to The Californian

June 5, 2014
Filed under Senior Issue, Showcase

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Now that’s quite a Mother’s Day gift

Now that’s quite a Mother’s Day gift

Sabine Hrkalovich, Caitlin Stein, and Californian Editors
June 5, 2014
Filed under News, Showcase

There is nothing average about Dhuvarakesh Karthikeyan as a science enthusiast or a son. The junior, mostly known as Dhuvi around campus, demonstrated this last month when he won the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair and gave every penny of the $10,000 prize to his mom for Mother’s... Read more »