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BATEMAN: Schedule demands unfair to student athletes

BATEMAN: Schedule demands unfair to student athletes

JAMIE BATEMAN

September 19, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Sports

If you are a student athlete, you have probably heard a coach say that academics are more important than sports. Does the statement “grades always come before sports” sound familiar? For the most part, coaches maintain this philosophy and will act accordingly. But, in some cases, coaches forge...

SOTOMAYOR: Heavy workload limits AVID potential benefits

SOTOMAYOR: Heavy workload limits AVID potential benefits

EDDY SOTOMAYOR

September 19, 2016


Filed under Opinion

As a four-year AVID student with two siblings of the same title, I consider myself an avid AVID extraordinaire. I can’t speak for my siblings, but in my four years I have seen some students who seem to enjoy it and some students who loath it. My believe that the program has limited its own potential...

DUGGER: SG changes look for the best

DUGGER: SG changes look for the best

KARLI DUGGER

September 18, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Student government has made some changes to this school year by bringing in Brent Mattix, the new teacher in charge of the program. So far, he has created a more individual and student-based classroom environment that is continuing to influence each department and how they run. This gives each stude...

TIGER TALK: September 16, 2016

TIGER TALK: September 16, 2016

September 16, 2016


Filed under Opinion

In this edition of Tiger Talk, senior Troy Maldonado discusses the changes made to the dance courts with students and faculty.

MULLIGAN: Slow rollout taints ROAR

MULLIGAN: Slow rollout taints ROAR

JOHNNY MULLIGAN

August 26, 2016


Filed under Opinion, What's New

After 11 years of schooling, you’d think that I, a senior, know what it means to be respectful, on task, aware and responsible. Actually, almost those exact phrases were engraved into every high schooler’s heads starting in kindergarten. But judging from the excessive ROAR-themed first week, you’d...

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: A look at the reinvented Roseville

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: A look at the reinvented Roseville

EDITORIAL BOARD

May 23, 2016


Filed under Editorials, Opinion

Within the last two years and since the arrival of current principal David Byrd, Roseville High School established a distinct path for its future. Eye of the Tiger’s editorial board stepped back to analyze the shifting parts making a new whole. Staff changes In the 2015-16 school year, RH...

FURDEK & REA: You know you’re in the C/o 2016 when…

MADDY FURDEK and MONIQUE REA

May 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion

1. You’ll always remember that little sinking feeling on the first day of freshman year when you found out your class color was yellow. (You hated yellow.) 2. You realized the color yellow wasn’t too bad, once you found out you would have a glow-in-the-dark senior wall. 3. You were the last cla...

MAILEY: Financial lit struggles self-imposed

MAILEY: Financial lit struggles self-imposed

May 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Incompletion leads to 120 seniors on student conduct   Completing the required financial literacy course only become a priority for many seniors after they were placed on senior conduct for not doing so. In all, 120 seniors were placed on senior conduct – many because they didn’t complete the f...

EYE OF THE TIGER’S VIEW: Intervention period may catch struggling students

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

27-minute period  aims to simplify access to aid Bad blood from a past failure should not hold back administration’s efforts to aid struggling students. Site admin’s most recent attempt introduces a 27-minute intervention period to the school day. It shares the good-natured intentions as the P...

BEAMAN: Human Geo gives perspective

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

BY BLAKE BEAMAN [email protected] The Roseville Joint Union High School District school board approved the proposal for restructuring AP Human Geography to fill the sophomore social science graduation requirement. They voted on the proposal for restructuring the course at the April 12...

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Toffelmier’s counsel difficult to replace

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

To say that Mark Toffelmier is an institution at Roseville High School is an understatement. To say that he is passionate, inspiring, a leader, a teacher, a mentor, a math tutor, and an advisor is an understatement. Mark Toffelmier is all of these things and more. How many students that he graduated...

REA: Collegiate success goes beyond admissions outcome

May 2, 2016


Filed under Opinion

BY MONIQUE REA [email protected] As of yesterday, seniors planning on attending a four-year university had to decide where they want to spend the next phase of their life. This was likely one of the most important decisions students have made in their lives, but for many, it was not the one ...