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LCAP: the first year

February 22, 2016

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RJUHSD spending targets at-risk groups BY MIKAYLA STEARNS m.stearns@eyeofthetigernews.com This article is part one of a two-part series. In this article, Eye of the Tiger details how the district allocated 2015-16 LCAP funds. In the next issue, we look at the spending’s impact on Roseville High School programs. Roseville Joint Union High School District received discretion...

LCAP: the first year

February 22, 2016

Filed under News

RJUHSD spending targets at-risk groups BY MIKAYLA STEARNS m.stearns@eyeofthetigernews.com This article is part one of a two-part series. In this article, Eye of the Tiger details how the district allocated 2015-16 LCAP funds. In the next issue, we look at the spending’s impact on Roseville High School programs. Roseville Joint Union High School District received discretio...

Talent show kicks off with bands, painting

February 22, 2016

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BY ANILA LIJO a.lijo@eyeofthetigernews.com Roseville High School held its first talent show in six years at the Patti Baker Theater last Thursday. Talent show committee member Delaney Strong believes that the talent show was a success because of the number of people that turned up. “It went on to be a lot better than expected,” Strong said. “Three-fourth of the theater was filled...

CTE, VAPA streamline course selections from guide

February 1, 2016

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BY MEGAN ANDERSON m.anderson@eyeofthetigernews.com Both the Visual and Performing Arts and Career Technical Education departments slimmed down their electives from the course catalog. According to CTE department head Ron Volk, the CTE department got rid of the electives Business Law, Sports Marketing and Accounting due to the scarce number of students enrolled. According to V...

IM2 combats fall fail rates

February 1, 2016

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Integrated math teachers restructure curriculum with aim of improving student understanding and results BY GABI HUTSON g.hutson@eyeofthetigernews.com Since the start of the new Integrated Math 2 courses last term, the math teachers from each site in the Roseville Joint Union High School District have held meetings discussing how they could combat the high fail rates of the ...

Student Government revives talent show

February 1, 2016

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BY ZACHARY SEMINER z.seminer@eyeofthetigernews.com Student Government is bringing back the talent show on Feb. 18 after its cancellation years ago. Previously, RHS’s Future Business Leaders of America hosted the show. According to talent show committee member Parker Crews, the show was revived in effort to unite students. “The show hasn’t been going on for a long perio...

Staff drives admin response to disruption concerns

February 1, 2016

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Admin opts to review and tweak existing policies, rather than implement new rules BY SAM MAILEY s.mailey@eyeofthetigernews.com At the start of the second semester, Roseville High School administration and staff began working on policies to reduce class disruptions. These include tightening restroom and vending machine use policies, the office making efforts to distribute dismi...

YRO Carlos Cortes rotates back on duty

February 1, 2016

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BY MEGAN ANDERSON m.anderson@eyeofthetigernews.com Youth resource officer Carlos Cortes is rotating back to work as a patrol officer this Aug. after five years of service to Roseville High School. Cortes works at RHS on a specialty assignment of which the maximum participation is five years. “I am going to patrol, so [it depends] on my seniority at the time when I get ou...

Robotix Club moves to state level, hosts first competition

February 1, 2016

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BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN j.mulligan@eyeofthetigernews.com RHS Robotix is now large enough to qualify for multiple tournaments in California, including the state level competition, NorCal Regional Championship. “The Roseville High School robotics team competes with the FIRST Tech Challenge,” Robotix team captain Kevin Carlson said. “We are competing at local tournaments in t...

What it takes to return

February 1, 2016

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Students rehabilitate after expulsion BY MIKAYLA STEARNS m.stearns@eyeofthetigernews.com Just three weeks ago, sophomore Michael Soto and junior Ash Cayabyab and waited in foyer of the of the Roseville Joint Union High School District office with their families. They hoped to present cases in favor of their return to Roseville High School. “We all just waited there and they cal...

Byrd brings AP Gov credit push to district

February 1, 2016

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Proposes weighted credit for second quarter of AP Gov BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN j.mulligan@eyeofthetigernews.com After AP Government students did not receive the full semester AP grade bump they were promised, principal David Byrd is creating a proposal in order to give students the bump they feel they deserve. At a monthly district principal meeting, Byrd brought up his proposal to th...

District budgets for windfall

November 9, 2015

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BY SAM MAILEY s.mailey@eyeofthetigernews.com In the coming school years, Roseville High School could see additional Chromecarts, updated campus security features, roofing upgrades and the installation of reclaimed water pipelines. The state’s obligation to reimburse school districts across California is granting Roseville Joint Union High School District $9 million from ...