Eye of the Tiger

BRIEF: Tickets for Dancin’ Feat’s Holiday Feat, Feet, Feat now available

BRIEF: Tickets for Dancin’ Feat’s Holiday Feat, Feet, Feat now available

CLAIRE TOWNSEND

December 5, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

Tickets for Roseville High School’s Dancin’ Feat holiday show are now on sale. Senior Dean Fardanesh looks forward to sharing the culmination of their work in a holiday-themed show. “Every number is choreographed by a student in the dance program,” Fardanesh said. “... we all worked really har...

BRIEF: Senior class officers begin fundraiser for senior activities

BRIEF: Senior class officers begin fundraiser for senior activities

DANIELLE BENNETT

December 3, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

The class officers for the class of 2019 began selling T-shirts featuring a unique new design to raise money for senior activities. Senior class president Emily Nunez worked with her fellow officers and class advisors to design the shirts. “We just wanted to raise money for our senior ball and also it...

BRIEF: Air quality interrupts school events

BRIEF: Air quality interrupts school events

DANIELLE BENNETT

November 29, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

Before Thanksgiving break, poor air quality led to the cancellation of school and consequently the rescheduling of several events. Showings for Roseville High School Theater Company’s production of 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play were postponed until this week, with their final show scheduled for this Fr...

BRIEF: Student government introduces feedback box

BRIEF: Student government introduces feedback box

DANIELLE BENNETT

November 28, 2018


Filed under Briefs, News

Student Government has introduced a feedback box in Senior Square, which students can use to share their opinions on events like rallies and spirit days. According to Student Government member Lexi Walter, Student Government was in part motivated to implement the box after the class switched classr...

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


Filed under Editor's Picks, News

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


Filed under News, What's New

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


Filed under Editor's Picks, News

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


Filed under News

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...