Eye of the Tiger

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: AVID not the only step in preparing for the future

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: AVID not the only step in preparing for the future

EDITORIAL BOARD

March 5, 2019

While schools throughout RJUHSD have discontinued their AVID programs, Roseville High School retains its’ status as a nationally certified AVID demonstration school, setting out to support students in building up the skill sets necessary to be successful in graduating high school and entering into...

BENNETT: A letter to our future principal

BENNETT: A letter to our future principal

DANIELLE BENNETT

February 27, 2019

Dear future principal, I hope your week is going well! My name is Danielle Bennett and I am a reporter for Eye of the Tiger; I’m sure we’ll talk to each other at some point for one story or another. And I’m looking forward to getting to know you better, but before we begin our time together...

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Bathroom passes defile student dignity

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Bathroom passes defile student dignity

JORDAN DEL VALLE TONOIAN

February 21, 2019

As Common Core, collaborative learning and growth mindsets continue to spread throughout various classes and programs, teacher lecturing hours have shrank as group work takes precedence. Students are encouraged to actually put their knowledge to the test. With less lecturing, and more ...

Glass wall provide security theatre while bigger concerns are ignored

Glass wall provide security theatre while bigger concerns are ignored

RYLEY METTEN

February 18, 2019

Around the first week of December, a glass wall and doors had been installed in the hallway of the administration building, with administration touting it as a security upgrade. Unfortunately it’s all just “security theatre.” There are still unprotected entrances onto campus. The glass wall...

YOUNG: District approach to vaping issue antiquated

YOUNG: District approach to vaping issue antiquated

JACKSON YOUNG

February 14, 2019

The newest unhealthy craze in students’ lives is obviously vaping. Look around. I bet you could find at least five or ten kids that vape in every classroom. While this craze is obviously horrible for you, kids still do it, and in classic soccer-mom style, the district is trying to stop it. Don’t...

EDITORIAL: GoGuardian blurs line between privacy and safety

EDITORIAL: GoGuardian blurs line between privacy and safety

EDITORIAL BOARD

February 13, 2019

With the new One-to-One Chromebook Initiative, underclassmen throughout the district now have school-issued Chromebooks they can use in class and at home for educational purposes. By next year, students in all grades will have this same access. In order to ensure students are using these new materials...

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: Branch out, take risks

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: Branch out, take risks

AJ WELKER

January 30, 2019

As application season finally comes to a close, the inevitable question approaches: where do you want to go? After months of essays, questions, paper work, SATs, ACTs, letters of recommendation and more, the idea of actually getting to choose where to spend the next four years of my life not only...

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Bathroom passes defile student dignity

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Bathroom passes defile student dignity

JORDAN DEL VALLE TONOIAN

January 22, 2019

As Common Core, collaborative learning and growth mindset continue to spread throughout various classes and programs, teacher lecturing hours have shrank as group work takes precedence. Students are encouraged to actually put their knowledge to the test. With less lecturing, and more individualized...

MEDRANO: Breeding distrust of journalism dangerous

MEDRANO: Breeding distrust of journalism dangerous

CAM MEDRANO

December 21, 2018

As a student journalist, there is nothing I enjoy more than to see my peers read and consume the work I have produced as part of Eye of the Tiger. As a student journalist, there is nothing I want more than for people to respect the field of journalism and understand its role in society. That being...

NGUYEN: Food health education necessary for students

NGUYEN: Food health education necessary for students

DAYNA NGUYEN

December 20, 2018

Approximately 100,000 schools nationwide serve over 30 million school lunches daily - about 66 percent of which are free and reduced, often serving as supplements to a home-cooked meal. When students take Health and Safety, they might learn a bit about labels. However, as an individual who has...

KHUDYAKOV: Remember to keep the Holiday spirit during finals

KHUDYAKOV: Remember to keep the Holiday spirit during finals

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

December 20, 2018

It’s finally cold enough to start wearing knee high boots and thick jackets without having to defend my decisions, which means it’s officially December. With the arrival of this joyous month comes holiday spirit, stores bombarding me with Christmas displays, and rampant consumerism as students...

BENNETT: College Board ignores impact on block schedule

BENNETT: College Board ignores impact on block schedule

DANIELLE BENNETT

December 19, 2018

The walls are plastered with the signs – “AP Test Registration – Soft Deadline” – (it passed last week if anyone was wondering). And while some precocious students (or some very motivated parents) might’ve signed themselves up for an AP Test or two, most merely focused on the important thing...