Raven Report

RCSD bids farewell to four schools after declining enrollment threatens the district

Mia Padilla and Ysabelle Punzal

December 24, 2018

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Due to budget cuts, a loss of funding and a decrease in enrollments, Fair Oaks Community School and Taft Elementary School will be combined into one campus, and Adelante and Selby Lane Spanish Immersion programs will become one starti...

STEM-focused TIDE Academy to open, engage students next school year

Andrew Mancini, Staff Reporter

December 24, 2018

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Enrollment has begun at the District’s newest, specialty school, TIDE Academy, set to open next year with a founding Freshman class. TIDE, short for Technology, Innovation, Design, and Engineering, will feature a unique hands-on ...

Grant money loss slims down SAFE

Beatrice Bugos, Editor-in-Chief

December 10, 2018

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The $250,000 grant from the 21st Century ASSETs Program will no longer fund the next five years of the SAFE Program, which offered afternoon tutorials and enrichment activities to Sequoia for the past 10 years. The Sequoia High...

Huerta meets with, inspires students

Christian Pardo Villa and Rio Popper

February 22, 2018

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Students and teachers met American labor leader Dolores Huerta at the 13th Annual Anne & Loren Kieve Distinguished Lecture at Stanford Jan. 11. Huerta was originally an activist working towards greater equality for latinos....

Extraordinary flu season is deadliest in years

Taylor Gayner and Sione Tuiaki

February 5, 2018

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Due to failed tests by vaccine manufacturers, the rate of reported hospitalized flu cases in California has drastically increased compared to past flu seasons. These manufacturers have been using a process created decades ago,...

Net neutrality laws under fire, putting equal access at risk

Jay Tiperneni, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2018

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A monumental vote on whether net neutrality laws will be kept or repealed occurred Dec. 14. Net neutrality is the idea that internet service providers (ISPs) such as Comcast, AT&T and Verizon, have to treat all data and users...

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