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Apple changes the game with new iPad models

Cole Marullo, Reporter

November 14, 2018

Apple just unveiled their new lineup of iPads for 2018. They are planning on releasing a new model called the iPad Pro. They announced two new iPads at the “There's more in the making” event Oct. 30th. The two models (a...

How to increase your SAT scores

Rachel Garcia, Reporter

October 23, 2018

Students should take the opportunity to use the resources that are given to them. Many teenagers in other cities don’t get to have a free and effective SAT preparatory class after school to help them better their education. CH...

Yodeling Ramsey moves the world

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

April 23, 2018

“Yodeling Walmart Kid” is what the people are calling him and he’s moving his way up in the music industry. Mason Ramsey, has gained a lot of popularity when a video was uploaded to the internet of him singing "Your Cheat...

Is Class of 2018 ready for the next step into their lives?

Jillian Martinez, Reporter

April 17, 2018

A lot of people are ready for graduation and are so happy to be taking another direction in their lives. Savannah Dunn, Senior, says “I am truly ready to graduate, it has been fun for the 4 years, but I’m ready to graduate ...

Top 10 Freshman, Future Leaders of Colton High

Kimberly Castellanos, Reporter

April 11, 2018

Last Tuesday Renaissance held the Academic Assembly announcing Top 10 of each class. But I’d like to focus more on the Freshmen Top 10. Our Freshmen Top 10: Isaiah Duran, Gilberto Puga, Daniela Villegas, Kimberly Cas...

Instagram users aren’t happy with this new feature

Rebeca Escamilla, Reporter

March 1, 2018

If you have Instagram, you know about Instagram stories. You can see people’s photos and short videos before they expire after 24 hours. It’s basically Snapchat for instagram, as most users would say. Recently, Instagram ...

Teacher of the Week – Tapia

Zaria Espinoza, Reporter

February 26, 2018

- Ms. Candice Tapia, the new English teacher at Colton High School. She is a fresh, young face and she is easy to get along with. We stopped by her classroom to get the inside scoop on her first year teaching at CHS.  ...

President Trump’s Infrastructure Plan

Brian Navarro, Reporter

February 23, 2018

After long talks and heavy rumors made around the White House, President Trump has finally revealed information on his infrastructure plan - a plan for building or repairing roads, bridges, airports, seaports, energy projects and w...

These water bottles aren’t “just” any water bottle, they’re organic

Adolfo Ceja, Reporter

February 13, 2018

Imagine a world where waste decays, reducing world wide waste. That world is here and now with “Just” water. Just bottles are organic and renewable materials; their made of 54% percent paper, 28% plant based plastic, 15% plastic,...

2018’s upcoming musicians soar with new releases

Rickey Ramirez, Managing Editor

January 25, 2018

Ever since the internet’s invention, musical artists have been able to expand their audiences and with music streaming websites that are available to the artists as a platform to upload such as Soundcloud, Spotify, and Youtub...

Samsung Consumers expecting virtual assistant soon

Rebeca Escamilla, Reporter

January 24, 2018

cEveryone pretty much knows about Samsung. It’s one of the biggest companies that makes phone models and more, but it’s mostly known for their phones. You probably might of heard the new virtual assistant, Bixby! Bixby is avai...

A free, fun time at Jingle Ball

Juliana Cruz, Reporter

December 11, 2017

December 1st, I went to Jingle Ball Village. It was a free concert Jingle Ball had before the big concert. Jingle Ball Village had a bunch of new up and coming boy bands and singers. For example, In Real Life, Why Don’t We, J...

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