The Californian

An ode to senioritis

May 25, 2017

From the era of Berger to Cranford  Many have dealt this notorious word: Senioritis Diagnosis - August 15, ’16 Epidemic in the Cal High regime Horrible lazy no-good teenagers  Ditch...

Little Rock Nine member speaks to district

Dr. Terrence Roberts speaks to district students.
Dr. Terrence Roberts discusses equality, inclusion
March 29, 2017

Sixty years ago, Dr. Terrence Roberts was a high school student living in Little Rock, Arkansas.  Following the 1954 Supreme Court case of Brown v. Board of Education that declared segregation...

Cal student volunteers for Tri Valley Youth Court

June 3, 2016

San Ramon is a safe city. According to Neighborhood Scout, San Ramon is safer than 87 percent of other Californian cities. But while this statistical report provides a fact, it neglects a percentage...

Prom costs more than Kanye’s shoes

“Promposals,” have gotten more and more expensive as the years have gone on. By 2020, perhaps we will be asking people to prom with literal stacks of cash.
Prices have gone from super expensive to ‘Your grandkids will pay for this’
March 15, 2016

It’s finally over. The holiday season and all of the reckless spending brought with it has finally drawn to a close. Whether you’re still kicking yourself for buying that useless hoverboard, or...

Expect to be spellbound by musical

Expect to be spellbound by musical
Putnam County Spelling Bee's four-night run opens Wednesday night in theater
April 21, 2015

Spring. S-P-R-I-N-G. Spring. Spring is the season of new beginnings. Flowers, pastel colors, allergies and bees. More specifically, “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” Cal High’s first...

Imagine Dragons nothing more than “Smoke + Mirrors”

Imagine Dragons nothing more than
February 24, 2015

The continued silence from American alternative rock band Imagine Dragons has finally ended after three years as their second studio album, “Smoke + Mirrors,” was released on Feb. 17. But high expectations...

Smoke and Mirrors clouds success

Smoke and Mirrors clouds success
February 24, 2015

The continued silence from the American alternative rock band, Imagine Dragons, has finally ended after three years as their second studio album, “Smoke + Mirrors,” debuted on Feb. 17. Four guys...

Government money ill-spent

Government money ill-spent
January 30, 2015

Every citizen of the United States is taught to obey authority. Listen to your parents. Listen to your teacher. Listen to the government. Lately though, questioning authoritative power seems like all...

Thermostat fluctuations bother all

Thermostat fluctuations bother all
November 21, 2014

Cal High would give Goldilocks and the three bears a run for their money. “Too hot, too cold” can only be heard so many times before students begin to wonder if classrooms on campus are possessed...

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