The Californian

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream this upcoming summer break

Sabrina Contreras, Co Managing Editor May 29, 2019

As summer approaches, the only thing that can save us from the scorching sun is ice cream. Lucky for you, I’ve taken my precious time to go ice cream tasting, trying to find the best ice cream around....

From left to right, sophomores Emily Meyer, Sam Gilstrap, Katrina Town, and Carina Plechaty design posters to share with incarcerated juveniles as part of teachers Hannah Cheng and Regina Lyon's global studies class.

Global Studies works with juvenile hall

Sabrina Contreras, Co Managing Editor May 2, 2019

Imagine getting the chance to collaborate with students who are behind bars. That’s exactly what sophomores are doing in their global studies class. Students are in the midst of a unique projectinvolving...

There is hope for Venezuela

Sabrina Contreras, Co Managing Editor April 30, 2019

  Beautiful beaches, mountains that are full of life, warm bread with coffee, cheese on everything, intense card games, awfully translated TV shows, and the sweetest mangoes. If I told a stranger...

Rosa Parks - 1955
Refused to give up her seat in an all-white section of the bus.

Celebrating Black History

Sabrina Conterras and Ceci Musgrove, Staff Writers February 12, 2019

Martin Luther King, Jr. once said, “Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that.” Black History Month is the time to bring to light what so many people have tried to pull...

The Golden Gate Bridge was hidden in smoke last month as a result of the Camp Fire in Butte County. At its worst, the Air Quality Index exceeded 200, which is considered very unhealthy. An AQI below 50 is considered healthy. For a few weeks, the Bay Area had some of the worst air quality in the world.

After the Fire

California starts to recover after devastating Butte Country fires.
Sabrina Contreras, Co Managing Editor December 18, 2018

The smoke-filled skies in San Ramon last month reflected a tragedy of the Butte County  Camp Fire.  More than 153,000 acres of land was destroyed, 85 people lost their lives and nearly 14,000...

Ultimate guide to being a bystander

Ultimate guide to being a bystander

Sabrina Contreras, Co Managing Editor October 16, 2018

Fights are a tradition at Cal High that have brought many students together, both physically and emotionally.  When a fight breaks out, everyone puts their differences aside to experience the breathtaking...

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