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Natomas Pacific opens AP Precalculus course for STEM majors

Jack Fedor, Natomas Pacific Pathways Preparatory June 1, 2023

Students at Natomas High, Inderkum High and Leroy Greene Academy will be able to take a new mathematics course starting with the 2023-24 school year. The new course, Advanced Placement (AP) Precalculus,...

Assault on principal, staff death roil Rosemont High campus

Gemma Costuna , Rosemont High School May 31, 2023

“Attention all students and staff, we are now in a shelter in place. Please stay in your classrooms until further notice.” The warning sounded through the Rosemont High School campus on May 4, just...


Farewell Operation Smile fundraiser held by graduating club leaders

Jack Fedor, Natomas Pacific Pathways Preparatory May 25, 2023

The Operation Smile-affiliated club at Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep (NP3) held an on-campus fundraiser on May 2 in which the club sold pizza during the lunch period. The event to benefit Operation...

Teacher Appreciation at Pleasant Grove High School. Pixabay.

Pleasant Grove gives their teachers props

Parneet Kaur, Pleasant Grove High School May 25, 2023

Pleasant Grove High School students celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week by creating posters, writing “validation notes,” and posting them around the campus. Aayush Raina, a sophomore and soccer...

Galt High German students protest the school board’s decision to cut the class. From left to right Juan Pablo Martinez, Adam Miller, Sam Yong and Savannah Soto. Photo by Josh Cullers, Galt High School.

Galt Joint Union school board votes to eliminate German courses

Josh Cullers, Galt High School May 8, 2023

The Galt Joint Union High School District school board recently made the decision to eliminate all German course offerings during a round of budget cuts, and many members of the Galt community are opposed...


IB course work prepares Cordova students for upcoming college challenges

Maxim Russu, Cordova High School April 11, 2023

Cordova High School is a rare breed among its California peers in offering an International Baccalaureate (IB) advanced study program that aims to help students enter college and succeed when they get...


Despite school diversity, gaps in outcomes between racial groups persist at Pleasant Grove High

Parneet Kaur, Pleasant Grove High School April 7, 2023

While Pleasant Grove High School has a diverse student population, data on educational outcomes reveal racial disparities. Students of color saw different outcomes in everything from lower graduation rates...


Data shows discrepancy in AP course enrolment at Cordova, Folsom high schools

Kay Stout, Cordova High School April 7, 2023

White students are 3.1 times as likely to be enrolled in at least one AP class as Black students at Cordova High School, according to an interactive database published by ProPublica (   The...


C. K. McClatchy ecology movement driven by Eco Club efforts

Kennedy O’Gilvie Joplin, C. K. McClatchy High School March 28, 2023

The C.K. McClatchy High School Eco Club is on a mission to battle climate change. The club has been fighting the environmental crisis in their own community by picking up trash around the school and...


California schools fare well in fiscal 2023-24 budget despite state revenue shortfall

Ethan Machado, McClatchy High School March 20, 2023

Schools fare relatively well in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s proposed state budget for the 2023-24 fiscal year, but a projected revenue shortfall topping $20 billion looms as a wild card in shaping the final...

Joey Food Locker website.

Joey’s supports needy families of Natomas Unified students

Akshaj Mehta, Natomas Pacific Pathways Preparatory March 10, 2023

Joey's Food Locker is a Natomas Unified School District program to serve families in need, operating every Friday.  “I think it’s important for the community because it allows for many people to...


Sacramento Youth Commission helps teens influence city policies

Kylie Huang, Mira Loma High School February 3, 2023

"Nothing about us without us" is the slogan for the Sacramento Youth Commission (SYC), which provides a forum for young people to help shape public policies that affect them.  The SYC is an advisory...

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