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...

Battle of the Caimans: A Black-Tie Event

Battle of the Caimans: A Black-Tie Event

Grace Davis, Reporter
February 23, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

February 12, 2016 marked a first in the history of Classical Academy: the first Battle of the Caimans. The Winter Spirit Week was entirely dedicated to a new Red vs Black-themed pep rally, with sign-ups for each team posted in the Great Hall throughout the week. Three spirit days, including Pajama D...

Dancing with the CAHS Stars arrives March 4

Dancing with the CAHS Stars arrives March 4

Micah Summers and Jamie Brown
February 22, 2016
Filed under News, On-Campus

Dancers (and spectators)! The CAHS and Effect Dance Team is holding their annual Dancing with the Stars competition on March 4. The night of beautiful dances of various styles will showcase performances from Dance Team, CAHS Choir, Cheer, Troupe, Beginning Dance, The Body Poets, alongside several other s...

Spirit Week: Four days of vigor

Spirit Week: Four days of vigor

Kelsea Wolleson and Carly Truscott
February 17, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

During Spirit Week, the student body came together to celebrate their shared Caiman pride. The week involved four dress-up days when students were encouraged to come to school in pajamas, a costume ending in "-er," a matching outfit with a twin, and finally red or black clothes denoting their Spirit W...

Diplomacy: the Sinker of a Thousand Friendships

Diplomacy: the Sinker of a Thousand Friendships

Anastasia Reimann, Reporter
February 6, 2016
Filed under On-Campus

If life is a game, then life at CAHS is Diplomacy. Over the past few months, both students and faculty members have been playing this pre-World War I game, wherein players choose a European power to represent. The powers each have countries and provinces which contain supply centers that can generate...

1 Dead, Four Remain in Wildlife Refuge Occupation

1 Dead, Four Remain in Wildlife Refuge Occupation

Luke Trujillo, Reporter
February 4, 2016
Filed under News

    An armed siege of a wildlife refuge facility that took place at the beginning of January has now dwindled to four people and lead to the death of one of the protesters. The so-called leader of the group, LaVoy Finicum, was killed after speeding away from a traffic stop specifically set up by the poli...

State of Emergency in Flint, Michigan

State of Emergency in Flint, Michigan

Carly Truscott, Reporter
January 23, 2016
Filed under News

A town with less than 100,000 citizens, just 66 miles northwest of Detroit has recently garnered national attention. On January 5, the city of Flint, Michigan declared a state of emergency. What led to President Obama sending in the National Guard to this Michigan town? Children of Flint are vict...

SpaceX Falcon 9 makes nearly perfect landing

SpaceX Falcon 9 makes nearly perfect landing

Lydia Oven, Reporter
January 23, 2016
Filed under News

SpaceX launched one of its Falcon 9 rockets on Sunday, January 17 at 10:42 am from Vandenberg Air Base in California. The rocket's primary mission was to send the NASA satellite Jason-3 into orbit. A "secondary test objective" (according to the SpaceX press package) was to land the first stage of...

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