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Why do so many students fail classes? They might just be tired.

Jaime Mendez, Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Every year over 1.2 million students in the United States drop out of high school. That’s about 1 student every 26 seconds, or 7,000 a day. One in five freshman high school students in America fail to graduate on time. People  rig...

The driving age should be raised

Margaret Marin, Reporter

November 13, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Are teens ready to drive? That’s a question every parent/guardian should ask themselves before handing off car keys to their teenage son or daughter. According to the DMV’s official website DMV.org, the legal age for d...

How many high school football deaths is too many?

Katthy Santiago, Reporter

November 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

High Schools around the country send teenagers into a football field yelling “guts, glory, and Gatorade!” confident they’ll come back, maybe not with that victory they all crave, but at least healthy and alive. This year,...

We shouldn’t have to hear about a shooting threat on Instagram

Johnathan Marquez, Reporter

November 7, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Is it really the school’s choice whether or not to put our lives at risk? Into the first full week of October all seemed normal until there was an apparent threat written on the stall of a restroom convincing us at Colton High...

What Is High School?

Sarah Rose Aguilar, Reporter

October 1, 2015

Filed under Opinion

What do you think high school is? Is it a place to goof off and get nothing done? Or is it a place where your future lies and you have the decision to either be mature and do what you have to do or is it the opposite of that? ...

Oldies will always stay goldies!

Sarah Aguilar, Reporter

September 11, 2015

Filed under Opinion

We all know the huge change in music today vs. how it was back then in the 1990’s and even before that. What I think music does now is glorify drugs, sex, money, and violence. For example, certain famous rappers like Drake,...

Trump in the dump

Audrey Leonard, Reporter

September 11, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Some of you may not know who Donald Trump is, and you guys are lucky. Trump is a hypocritical, insensitive, racist, sexist and homophobic Republican who is actually running for president this year. Does anyone really want this gu...

In-House Suspension a colossal waste of time

Roger Martinez, Reporter

May 19, 2015

Filed under Opinion

You do the crime, you pay the time. Colton High Schools In-house suspension program is a "class" students are sent to during any time of the day for disciplinary issues. Many students think In-house suspension is for students...

Death is Inevitable

Death is Inevitable

January 29, 2015

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