Horsing Around: Sophomore Sydney Geffeney Shares Her Equestrian Experiences

Horsing Around: Sophomore Sydney Geffeney Shares Her Equestrian Experiences

Emily Farren, Reporter
December 15, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

When asked how she got involved with her equestrian sport, sophomore Sydney Geffeney said, “I wanted to ride horses ever since I was little and … I found out [that in] eventing you get to jump a lot.” Geffeney performs eventing—a combination of dressage (horse dancing), event jumping and c...

Thyme for a Change

Thyme for a Change

Rebecca McCain and Alex Parker
December 14, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus, Showcase

The Environmental Club, started by President and junior Adaly Tapia, is a group that meets every Thursday during lunch in Mr. Van Sickle’s room. Members discuss issues relating to the well-being and preservation of the environment to discuss problems the environment faces and figure out steps st...

Homecoming Reactions and Proposals

Homecoming Reactions and Proposals

MJ Macias, Reporter
November 4, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus

During the weeks before Homecoming, the majority of the school grew excited as they pondered the thoughts of homecoming dates. As we walk through the halls, we notice more and more flowers and posters being handed out to one another, and we see students all around campus blush to the sudden question ...

The Extraordinary Ordinary: Receptionist Bethany Montgomery on Her New Position at Classical

The Extraordinary Ordinary: Receptionist Bethany Montgomery on Her New Position at Classical

Anastasia Reimann, Editor in Chief
September 9, 2016
Filed under Features, Showcase

It’s the beginning of another school year, with all the typical things the new school year entails. Laughter and chattering echo down the hallways, students wander to classes in sleep-induced hazes of oblivion and teachers welcome new classes and try to learn new names. This is just another wave in th...

Icing on the Cake

Icing on the Cake

Beth Schloeder, Reporter
June 4, 2016
Filed under Features

For sophomore Emma Davis, baking has been a part of her life for almost as long as she can remember. “I’ve been in the kitchen since I was three,” Davis said. In the time since then, her interest in it has developed from a hobby to a considered profession. “I’ve always wanted to keep ba...

Going Through the Motions: Jessica Johanson

Going Through the Motions: Jessica Johanson

Lydia Oven, Reporter
June 2, 2016
Filed under Features

While not many people might be able to guess it, freshman Jessica Johanson is an avid signer. She began learning American Sign Language (ASL) when she was in second grade and has been doing it ever since. “Sign language … has this beauty to it,” said Johanson. “All languages have their own beauty,...

The Face Behind the Film

The Face Behind the Film

Alex Redd, Reporter
June 2, 2016
Filed under Features

Film has always had a way of captivating audiences and taking them through adventures that can only be experienced on the silver screen. What most people don’t realize is that most of the magic happens off-screen. Movies are a unique collaboration between a large group of people, and at the helm of t...

Academic Meets Athletic

Academic Meets Athletic

Carly Truscott, Reporter
May 27, 2016
Filed under Features, Sports

Throughout junior year, while diligent scholars work for each perfect score and spirited athletes strive for each trophy, junior Marlena Coveney balances her role as star JV Volleyball player with her role as a dedicated student. An avid volleyball player since the summer before her high school c...

Classical Collegiates—Bailey Brennen

Classical Collegiates—Bailey Brennen

Jamie Brown, Editor-in-Chief
May 20, 2016
Filed under Features

The year is coming to a close, which means the Class of 2016 is preparing and finalizing their plans for the future. Among this group of prospective graduates is senior Bailey Brennen. After submitting applications to MIT, Harvard, Duke, Johns Hopkins and a few others, Brennen decided to follow in he...

Classical Collegiates—Michelle Wong

Classical Collegiates—Michelle Wong

Kelsea Wolleson, Reporter
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

As this school year comes to a close, many seniors find themselves looking at college acceptance letters and weighing the pros and cons of each school to pick their best fit. Juniors prepare for their senior year, sophomores start to plan out their course of action and freshmen are ecstatic to move up a...

Classical Collegiates—Luke Trujillo

Classical Collegiates—Luke Trujillo

Grace Davis, Reporter
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

For most seniors, applying to college can be the most stressful time within their high school career. Being accepted into a college is a great achievement, especially if you’re offered the chance to visit the school of your dreams. In the case of senior Luke Trujillo, one or two colleges was far from ...

Classical Collegeiates—Adam Barker

Classical Collegeiates—Adam Barker

Micah Summers, Editor-in-Chief
May 18, 2016
Filed under Features

Senior Adam Barker is yet another Classical student with academic proficiency. With a net score of 2320 on the SAT, a 4.44 GPA, and ten years of swimming experience, he’ll be “attending UC Berkeley in the fall,” a college known for its social and medical science programs with a 14.8% acceptance...

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