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Schools shut down, Bay Area under shelter in place order as coronavirus spreads

By Elizabeth Hall and Kaashika Raut Staff Writers Across the country, state governors are issuing various orders to protect citizens from the coronavirus; however, California Governor Gavin Newsom is taking extra measures. As of 12:01 a.m. on March 17, until 11:59 p.m. on April 7, residents of nine California counties are under the order to “shelter in place.” Local mayors

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Denali Christian students are uncomfortable with jokes regarding Christianity

By Angela Hwang Denali News Editor When she first got to Summit Public School: Denali, senior Andrea Atayde did not feel comfortable sharing a large part of who she is: her beliefs.  “I was scared about receiving backlash because I’d heard so many jokes going around, and I’d heard a bunch of people talking down to Christianity,” Atayde said. “That

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Students learn life skills in Intro to Visual Arts

By Angela Hwang and Nadia Tatishcheva Staff Writers Introduction to Visual Arts, an Expeditions art course at Summit Public School: Denali, trains students in techniques they need should they choose to pursue a career in visual arts. Should they choose not to seek a profession in art, they will still learn many skills applicable to life and other employments such

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