Eye of the Tiger

BREAKING: School cancelled Friday, November 16

BREAKING: School cancelled Friday, November 16

STAFF REPORT

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, What's New

According to superintendent of RJUHSD Denise Herrmann, "[RJUHSD has] made the decision to close all Roseville Joint Union High Schools and offices on Friday, November 16," due to air quality concerns. A waiver has been requested for this day due to the health and safety concerns, however if the...

IM coursebook changes frustrate staff

IM coursebook changes frustrate staff

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

November 14, 2018


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In June, teachers attending optional training days recieved new, second edition IM1 and 2 coursebooks. This article is the first of a two-part series on how math teachers are making sense of curriculum changes. In the next issue, part two will explore what will happen when the district’s contract ...

Suspensions down across RJUHSD

Suspensions down across RJUHSD

CAM MEDRANO

November 13, 2018


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This article is the second of a two-part series exploring the effect restorative practices will have on RJUHSD students, staff and suspension rates. Click here for the first article, published October 29th. (‘Turning away from suspension,’ C. Medrano & D. Bennett). After being identified ...

District moving away from honors

District moving away from honors

JULIE NGUYEN

November 13, 2018


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In an effort to provide equal opportunity to challenging curriculum for students throughout the district, RJUHSD has started reevaluating honors courses and looking into options outside the honors model. An example of this transition on RHS’ campus includes Pre-Calculus, which as of this year no longer...

RHS pushes to eliminate wrong-way traffic

RHS pushes to eliminate wrong-way traffic

JULIE NGUYEN

October 30, 2018


Filed under Media, News

Roseville High School staff have started monitoring the Senior Lot after school to prevent students from using the enter lane to exit. Prior, students would often use both lanes to exit the lot in the minutes immediately following the 2:30 school dismissal. According to assistant principal Jason Wilson,...

Turning away from suspension

Turning away from suspension

CAM MEDRANO and DANIELLE BENNETT

October 29, 2018


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In part one of a two part investigative report, Eye of the Tiger previews how the new model will enforce positive strategies to address behavioral concerns. Part two explores the effect the new practice will have on RJUHSD students, staff and suspension rates. Click here to read part two.   ...

BRIEF: ROSE Tour cancelled

BRIEF: ROSE Tour cancelled

NICK KIMBALL

October 29, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

According to ROSE Club divisor Dean Gadway ROSE Tour has been cancelled until further notice due to a logistical issue with Union Pacific.

AP does not always mirror college

AP does not always mirror college

CLAIRE TOWNSEND

October 29, 2018


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This article is the second of a two-part series on AP curriculum. Click here for the first article, published October 8th. (‘As AP evolves it still has supporters, critics,’ C. Townsend). While AP Courses are shifting with modern educational trends, altering AP tests to emphasize higher-level thin...

Teachers collaborate to align curriculum

Teachers collaborate to align curriculum

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

October 29, 2018


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As part of the RJUHSD’s general goal to ensure equity in student achievement and academic performance, the district has taken steps standardize and more closely unifying class curriculum through department and district meetings, professional learning teams (PLTs), and course standards. To better...

BRIEF: UPROAR Magazine seeks student work

BRIEF: UPROAR Magazine seeks student work

JADA TRAIL

October 26, 2018


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Creative Writing Clubs Uproar is looking for student writing, poetry, and artwork. According to Creative Writing teacher Jamie Handling, the UPROAR Literary Magazine is open to short stories, poetry, and artwork. Although the original deadline was today, handling has pushed it back another week ...

BRIEF: Third PLTW Engineering class may offer college credits

BRIEF: Third PLTW Engineering class may offer college credits

CAITILN TRAN

October 23, 2018


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A dual enrollment Project Lead The Way Engineering class may be available for Roseville High School students to take in the near future. Dual enrollment classes act as the equivalent of a college course all while on campus and still offering the accompanying college credits. PLTW teacher John ...

BRIEF: On-campus college finance classes

BRIEF: On-campus college finance classes

JONATHAN VARLAMOV

October 19, 2018


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College finance classes will be held on campus on November 8. The classes will be held in the cafeteria from 6-8 p.m. College and career technician Jacqueline Seider encourages students to come and get help. “All students are encouraged to come and get help from our counseling department and the experts that...