‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’ Soars Above Expectations

‘Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children’ Soars Above Expectations

Emily Farren, Reporter
October 7, 2016
Filed under Reviews, Showcase

“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children” introduces you to the wonderful realm of the Peculiars, people gifted with incredible abilities. The movie follows the journey of a teenager named Jacob Portman after the unusual death of his grandfather, Abraham Portman. Because of a promise he made to his late grandfather, Jacob travels to Cairnholm, a Welsh island, with his father. There he discovers the peculiar children, their headmistress, Miss Peregrine and the children’s home from Abe’s bedtime stories.

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Earthquake warning alert issued for Southern California till Tuesday

Earthquake warning alert issued for Southern California till Tuesday

Anastasia Reimann and Crystal Sung
October 5, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Officials issued an earthquake warning alert for Southern Californians last week after the Governor's Office of Emergency Services has concluded in the possibility of a major earthquake. Starting on Sept. 26, there has been over 200 small earthquakes underneath the Salton Sea, which lies on the San...

Making A Racquet

Making A Racquet

Lauryn Butler, Reporter
September 30, 2016
Filed under Showcase, Sports

September 21 is a humid day for Escondido, a day when most people would like to stay indoors. Despite the unpleasant weather outside, Classical’s Varsity Girls Tennis Team is playing as hard as they can, returning each ball hit their way with the hardest swing they can possibly muster. On the clos...

Students Gather at the Back to School Barbecue to Greet the New School Year

Students Gather at the Back to School Barbecue to Greet the New School Year

Rebecca Campbell and Elizabeth Reimann
September 30, 2016
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

The Back to School Barbecue is a time of transition and laughter for returning and new students alike. There, students gather to say their final goodbyes to summer as they welcome a new school year full of new classes, teachers, classmates and experiences. Though held a little later this year, ...

CAHS Students Vote for Members of the 2016-2017 Homecoming Court

CAHS Students Vote for Members of the 2016-2017 Homecoming Court

Mikaila Barker, Kaleigh Strong, and Saryn Mandak
September 27, 2016
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

Homecoming is a night when everyone feels like royalty, whether they're on the court or not. During the spirit week before, students participate in games and pep rallies to win points for their class. The festivities vary throughout the week, all leading up to the main event: the Homecoming Dance. For inco...

CAHS updates its dress code policy

CAHS updates its dress code policy

Crystal Sung
September 21, 2016
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

The CAHS dress code has long been a point of contention among the student body. Feedback from students has resulted in administration revising the code, such as last year’s lift on unnatural hair colors. Over this past summer, the code was updated again. During cohort on Tuesday, Sept. 6, all fem...

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...

CAHS begins the school year with the First Day of School Assembly

CAHS begins the school year with the First Day of School Assembly

Crystal Sung and Anastasia Reimann
September 6, 2016
Filed under On-Campus, Showcase

After two and a half months of summer break, school is officially in back in session for CAHS. This marks the school’s eleventh year, with its largest student body yet: 1,237, as of Sept. 7, 2016. In addition to more students, Classical also has a number of new faculty members, among them Bethany...

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