Eye of the Tiger

WELKER: State science test experiments on seniors

WELKER: State science test experiments on seniors

AJ WELKER April 9, 2019

Juniors just wrapped up the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP), that seemingly meaningless standardized testing that finds new ways to make students feel worse about themselves....

EYE OF THE TIGER'S VIEW: CAASPP, Testing students for testing’s sake

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: CAASPP, Testing students for testing’s sake

EDITORIAL BOARD April 8, 2019

In elementary school, there was nothing more exciting than the opportunity to chew gum on a campus that had banned its presence entirely. If you were graced with the pleasure, your teacher had snuck in...

BATEMAN: Every Fifteen Minutes must come back

BATEMAN: Every Fifteen Minutes must come back

ELENA BATEMAN April 5, 2019

Four years ago, Roseville High school experienced its last Every 15 Minutes assembly. In Every 15 Minutes roughly a dozen seniors would be pulled out of class to theoretically represent one student dying...

THRUELSEN: Legitimate career choices undervalued

THRUELSEN: Legitimate career choices undervalued

College is not the only post-secondary option for students
JAKOB THRUELSEN April 4, 2019

Currently I am a junior at RHS and as I’ve been progressing through my classes since freshman year, I’ve noticed something that keeps occuring. There is a lot of persuasion to get students to take...

Queue cutters should not be tolerated

Queue cutters should not be tolerated

School admin needs to step in and enforce etiquette
KEVIN AIKEN April 1, 2019

Imagine this: you’re in your third period class, the bell is about to ring for lunch and you are excited to get in line early and get your lunch. Well think again. In reality, the bell rings and you...

Homework load forces unfair choice

Homework load forces unfair choice

LIZZIE PELZMAN March 27, 2019

As the spring term continues, students have to manage a substantial homework load, especially if these students are in an AP class and extracurriculars like sports as well. The result: students are having...

Personal finance’s potential wasted

Personal finance’s potential wasted

March 25, 2019

The personal finance course is a waste of time. Yup, one of the only things in school that can try to prepare us for life after high school is a waste of time. Schools should take responsibility in...

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: Ask the important questions

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: Ask the important questions

DEAN EFSTATHIU March 22, 2019

Coming into High school as a freshman, I thought it was going to be the hardest four years of my life. I was never so wrong. High school is nothing like the movies or the many TV shows that have 25 year...

WELKER: Senioritis hits as teachers press on

WELKER: Senioritis hits as teachers press on

As college acceptance letters roll in, seniors should not check out
AJ WELKER March 21, 2019

It’s Christmas in March for seniors: gifts in the form of college acceptance letters flood mailboxes... and school, for seniors, is out. Even though an entire quarter of the 2018-2019 school year...

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Don’t be complacent - you can be heard

DEL VALLE TONOIAN: Don’t be complacent – you can be heard

JORDAN DEL VALLE TONOIAN March 14, 2019

Like many others, I was shocked when I heard our principal was leaving, devastated even. It’s hard to think about walking across the stage next year and graduating without him being there. I can only...

Closed campus shuts off opportunity

Closed campus shuts off opportunity

RYLEY METTEN March 13, 2019

We have all seen those teen movies and shows in which during lunch students are able to leave and go get food off campus. So why can’t that be a reality? I was pondering this question when my mother...

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: High school isn't hard; life is

LETTERS FROM A SENIOR: High school isn’t hard; life is

TANNER BEASOM March 11, 2019

My four years of being in high school have been the most vital to my life. Most people tell you that high school was the worst time of their life and most of the time they’re referring to the academic...

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