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Climate Change and the 2020 Elections

MURRIETA, CA - SEPTEMBER 4, 2019 -Firefighters battling the Tenaja fire, set up to protect homes at the end of Single Oak Way in Murrieta on September 4, 2019. (Genaro Molina/Los Angeles Times/TNS)
February 13, 2020

Only 18 months.  In July 2019, Dr. Hans Joachim Schellnhuber, climatologist and director of the Potsdam Institute for Climate Change stated that there would be 18 months until climate change damage...

Why does Clayton Still Support College Board?

Should Clayton High School students continue to support the College Board?
The Globe examines College Board's recent policy to shift the AP registration earlier, the head-scratching data that justifies this decision and CHS's role in condoning College Board.
February 5, 2020

In light of recent cheating scandals with celebrities like Laurie Loughlin, the world was shocked to see the college admissions process contorted to serve the agendas of America’s most elite families....

A Reaction to the NY Times’ Endorsement of Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren

The New York Times endorses Klobuchar and Warren for the Democratic nomination. With America as split as ever, did they get the call right?
In a reaction to the New York Times' endorsement of candidates Amy Klobuchar and Elizabeth Warren for the Democratic nomination, Page Editor Dheera Rathikindi offers her perspectives into the two candidates.
January 23, 2020

Since the founding of the New York Times in 1851, it has traditionally endorsed a single candidate for presidency. Breaking convention, the New York Times editorial committee has decided to endorse two...

Classic vs Modern Literature

Classic vs Modern Literature
All CHS students are required to read classic literature. But are we missing out on more relevant stories? How can we find a balance between older and newer texts?
January 14, 2020

If any teenager were to ask their parents what books they read in high school, the answers would be alarmingly consistent. They might reminisce over a foggy memory of Shakespeare’s star-crossed lovers...

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the smell of osmanthus
January 8, 2020

“May we live long and share the beauty of the moon together, even if we are hundreds of miles apart.” On a Mid-autumn festival thousands of years ago, the Chinese poet Su Shi wrote this verse that...

Sketchy

Clayton metro station.
December 5, 2019

I really hate the word “sketchy.” I hate it every time people in Clayton use it to describe the metro, or the city, or basically anything that’s not Clayton. But I never really say anything, because...

Intruder Drills- Are They Really a Solution?

Father and daughter reunited after Saugus High School shooting in Santa Clarita, California
December 4, 2019

Every year, thousands of students across the nation hide in closets, barricade doors, and prepare to throw their water bottles, but this is no child’s play. These students are participating in intruder...

A New Library Soon Too Come

The old bookshelves.
December 3, 2019

On any given day, the library is packed full of visitors. Either paying chess soliciting or studying for an upcoming exam. Currently when you sit down the hard wooden desks. Your back screams in pain searching...

Star Wars a Divide Between Fans

The story of the Star Wars Community.
December 3, 2019

As the Star Wars saga comes to an end with the last movie, “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker”, many fans have come to the sudden realization that their beloved movies will truly end. It has been a...

Ai Weiwei

From the Bare Life Exhibition
December 2, 2019

A couple of weeks ago, I was able to meet one of the most famous living artists in the world as he was leaving his Bare Life exhibition at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum in Washington University. Ai...

Honors, History, and Equity in Education

Photo of the Curriculum Map
A look into the CHS' History curriculum and how it affects the education of its students
November 21, 2019

What separates Clayton from other school districts in the area? While many aspects of CHS are different than other districts, one of the most unique traits is the set-up of the social studies curriculum:...

Caught Up in Climate Change

CHS students hold up signs during a climate change strike outside of the high school on September 27th, 2019. This was the second of two strikes regarding the future of the planet, the first one being on September 20th.
Despite attending protests and strikes, do most CHS students actually make efforts to combat climate change?
November 2, 2019

Everyone looks forward to popsicle day in cross country when our coaches lug around a huge white cooler full of thin fruit popsicles. The team devours the whole cooler in minutes as they chat and enjoy...

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