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SOTOMAYOR: Heavy workload limits AVID potential benefits

SOTOMAYOR: Heavy workload limits AVID potential benefits

September 19, 2016

As a four-year AVID student with two siblings of the same title, I consider myself an avid AVID extraordinaire. I can’t speak for my siblings, but in...

DUGGER: SG changes look for the best

DUGGER: SG changes look for the best

September 18, 2016

Student government has made some changes to this school year by bringing in Brent Mattix, the new teacher in charge of the program. So far, he has cre...

TIGER TALK: September 16, 2016

September 16, 2016

In this edition of Tiger Talk, senior Troy Maldonado discusses the changes made to the dance courts with students and faculty....

MULLIGAN: Slow rollout taints ROAR

MULLIGAN: Slow rollout taints ROAR

August 26, 2016

After 11 years of schooling, you’d think that I, a senior, know what it means to be respectful, on task, aware and responsible. Actually, almost those...

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: A look at the reinvented Roseville

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: A look at the reinvented Roseville

May 23, 2016

Within the last two years and since the arrival of current principal David Byrd, Roseville High School established a distinct path for its future....

FURDEK & REA: You know you’re in the C/o 2016 when…

MADDY FURDEK and MONIQUE REA

May 23, 2016

Filed under Opinion

1. You’ll always remember that little sinking feeling on the first day of freshman year when you found out your class color was yellow. (You hated yellow.) 2. You realized the color yellow wasn’t too bad, once you found out you would have a glow-in-the-dark senior wall. 3. You were the last class to take the old version of the SAT… Can’t tell if that was a blessing ...

MAILEY: Financial lit struggles self-imposed

MAILEY: Financial lit struggles self-imposed

May 23, 2016

Incompletion leads to 120 seniors on student conduct   Completing the required financial literacy course only become a priority for many seniors after they were placed on senior conduct for not doing...

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: Intervention period may catch struggling students

May 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion

27-minute period  aims to simplify access to aid Bad blood from a past failure should not hold back administration’s efforts to aid struggling students. Site admin’s most recent attempt introduces a 27-minute intervention period to the school day. It shares the good-natured intentions as the PAWS (Pairing Academics With Success) period schedule of yesteryear (the spr...

BEAMAN: Human Geo gives perspective

May 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion

BY BLAKE BEAMAN [email protected] The Roseville Joint Union High School District school board approved the proposal for restructuring AP Human Geography to fill the sophomore social science graduation requirement. They voted on the proposal for restructuring the course at the April 12 district school board meeting. Also mentioned in the meeting packet were concern...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Toffelmier’s counsel difficult to replace

May 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion

To say that Mark Toffelmier is an institution at Roseville High School is an understatement. To say that he is passionate, inspiring, a leader, a teacher, a mentor, a math tutor, and an advisor is an understatement. Mark Toffelmier is all of these things and more. How many students that he graduated each year went on to be the most punctual employees because they could never...

REA: Collegiate success goes beyond admissions outcome

May 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion

BY MONIQUE REA [email protected] As of yesterday, seniors planning on attending a four-year university had to decide where they want to spend the next phase of their life. This was likely one of the most important decisions students have made in their lives, but for many, it was not the one they would have hoped. Flashback to the day seniors got that email notificati...

MULLIGAN: AP test-prep missing potential

May 2, 2016

Filed under Opinion

BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN [email protected] Students committing to AP courses go in expecting a rigorous class and are prepared for that. AP teachers expect a lot from their students, but when it is their turn to work hard, some teachers do not reciprocate the effort students give. This is shown come AP exams when most classes don’t offer study sessions outside of...