Monthly Archives: February 2020

Students at Summit Shasta share their mixed opinions on clubs

By Melissa Domingo Arts Editor  Clubs at Summit Shasta are often inactive or have little to no members, and club leaders have expressed concerns over the lack of attendance. Some members of the 40 clubs Shasta offers also report feeling as if these groups are too focused on cliques and friend groups.  Club leaders, like Shasta junior Abby Wong, who

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TikTok’s popularity is on the rise among teenagers, including Shasta students

By Ethaniel Reyes Staff Editor TikTok’s popularity among Summit Shasta students has gotten to the extent where even the most mundane of places, such as the C-building restrooms, have become filming hotspots for many students to create videos on the app. More people are beginning to use the app and its usage has become more noticeable around campus. “I see

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Robotics teacher prepares her students for success in the world of engineering

By Sol Perez and Carlos Villarreal Staff Writers Before Sherri Taylor worked at Rainier as the Robotics Expeditions teacher, she worked on a microprocessor with 350 people, which took over three years to complete. Now, she shares her experience and knowledge with the Rainier community through teaching students who are interested in the field of robotics.   Ms. Taylor has a vision

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Video Production teaches students skills in preparation for future careers

By Adrian Pescatore Staff Writer Video Production is a class that a lot of people are interested in doing. There are many different things you can do in the class, like being a director, actor, editor, or slater. Being a director is directing the actors on what to do in the film and reminding them what their lines are and

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Rainer students report stress related to the college application process

By Sean Moser  Staff Writer  When asked what is most stressful for people applying to college, Rainier junior Abraham Rios said, “Applying and then being ready to take standardized tests like the SAT or ACT.” Many students in the Rainier community, as well as in the United States, feel stressed because of the college application process. College Readiness teacher Maria

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