Peter Pan

Peter Pan

Brie Edwards, Reporter
June 2, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

From April 14-17, Classical Academy Middle School performed their rendition of the acclaimed musical, Peter Pan, under the direction of Lori Grimes. The middle school did a great job at making this very well known musical new and fun. The dance numbers had fun choreography and kept the audience...

Shrek Tech Week

Shrek Tech Week

Evan Lipé, Reporter
June 2, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

 On Sunday, May 22, 2016, cast members of the show “Shrek” went into full production mode as their tech week began. Tech week is when practices are rehearsed as though the actual show was being performed; students ran through the entire show, including costume changes and putting on makeup. Each of these days c...

The Presidential Candidates

The Presidential Candidates

Megan Oakes, Reporter
May 31, 2016
Filed under News

The 2016 presidential race has been all over the news lately. From fierce debates over immigration and trade to complicated delegate math, this election has been full of drama and intense moments. Here is the background of what is going on in the election, to provide a foundation for those interested...

GMOS: Not as Harmful as Some May Think

GMOS: Not as Harmful as Some May Think

Lauren Crane, Reporter
May 27, 2016
Filed under News

GMO means genetically modified organism, or, in more modern terms, genetically engineered. Twenty years ago, GMOs were introduced to farmers and crop growers in an attempt to enlarge the quantity of crops, as well as to preserve foods past expiration dates. When GMOs were first discovered, they was...

Water restrictions relax as drought eases

Water restrictions relax as drought eases

Rachel Howard, Reporter
May 27, 2016
Filed under News

For four years now, Californians have faced a record drought and the many difficulties associated with it: water restrictions, increased prices, wildfires and sweltering heat. In January of 2015, Governor Brown instituted a 25 percent statewide water reduction for urban areas, a goal narrowly missed b...

Modern Day Slavery

Modern Day Slavery

Evelyn Kang, Reporter
May 26, 2016
Filed under Global, News

Slavery still exists. Whether it be in a foreign country far away or right here at home in the United States, slavery still remains a part of our society. The business of selling humans for sex, manual labor and organs makes up an industry worth multi-billions of dollars. Nearly every country in the wor...

Senior Bailey Brennen places second at UCSD Honors Stats competition

Senior Bailey Brennen places second at UCSD Honors Stats competition

Micah Summers, Editor-in-Chief
May 6, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus

Last Tuesday, senior Bailey Brennen found herself the median of attention in Mr. Eicher’s third period Stats class. She had placed 2nd at the UCSD Honors Stats competition—a victory never beheld unto her, as she was occupied at a robotics tournament at the time of announcements—but, as class beg...

Kyle and Sarah’s Dance: An Overview

Kyle and Sarah’s Dance: An Overview

Evan Lipé, Reporter
April 19, 2016
Filed under Features, On-Campus

On Friday, March 4, 2016, seniors Kyle Best and Sarah DeMarco competed in the annual “Dancing with the CAHS Stars” and were crowned as the winners by both the judges and the audience. Many months before the performance, Kyle and Sarah began to come up with ideas for their dance. “We started i...

“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” A Play

“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” A Play

Emily Wright, Reporter
April 7, 2016
Filed under News

Since its first release, Harry Potter has accumulated a cult following that spans many generations. The series continues to grab more fans as books and movies are released, delving further into J.K. Rowling’s wizarding world. With a steady fan base, Rowling has continued adding to her kingdom with syst...

Dancing the Night Away

Dancing the Night Away

Gage Auge, Reporter
March 10, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

For the third year in a row, the CAHS Dance and Performance Team put on the famous Dancing with the CAHS Stars—and what a show it was! With seven partner dances (each choreographed by a Dance Team member and a partner of their choice) and many other performances, the participants truly shined like s...

Ballot Initiative to repeal the CA Charter School Act of 1992

Ballot Initiative to repeal the CA Charter School Act of 1992

Megan Oakes, Anastasia Reimann, and Crystal Sung
March 8, 2016
Filed under News, On-Campus

For over 20 years, charter and public schools have coexisted. Classical Academy, Escondido Charter,  and Guajome Park Academy are just a few of the independently run public schools in Escondido alone. However, an activist group known as Voices Against Privatizing Public Education wants to change that....

BREAKING: Caiman Agents Team 3021 WINS tournament

BREAKING: Caiman Agents Team 3021 WINS tournament

Micah Summers, Editor-in-Chief
March 5, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

Yesterday, our robotics team—Caiman Agents Team 3021—placed in 2nd out of a rally of 60 competitors. The news was released roughly 20 minutes ago that the team just emerged victorious, in first place! Crimson applauds the team with tremendous amounts of pride (and of course, honor and harmony...

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