Category Archives: Expeditions

Students explore career options through Expeditions courses

By Jennifer Valencia  Staff Writer  At Everest Public High School, Celebration of Learning is a time to showcase all of the work and effort that has been put forward in the Expeditions courses. Students get to show their parents how they have worked hard toward their personal passions and interests. Entrepreneurship  Entrepreneurship is a course that teaches students how a

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Expeditions experiences help students explore their futures

By Teresa Faasolo Staff Writer Students from Everest Public High School spent the last few weeks of school in their Expeditions classes, where they explored their interests on a personal and professional level. At the end of the year, students showcased their learning to parents and school staff at an event called Celebration of Learning. Here’s some insight from students

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Technology shines at the Celebration of Learning

By Madison Chamness Staff Writer Technology is everywhere, entwined in almost every aspect of our daily lives. At Summit Public Schools, students realize the immediate future of using technology in most professions. Students use Chromebooks as valuable learning tools to build professional skills. The Expeditions classes featuring technology also show the creative side of this ever-growing industry. Digital Storytelling In Digital Storytelling, students

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Students show creativity in Expeditions

By Shawn Wilson Staff Writer Art is all about expression and personality, something the students taking arts Expeditions courses at Everest Public High School showed during Everest’s Celebration of Learning. Visual Arts Students in the Visual Arts course were tasked with creating art pieces that represented themselves and their own interpretation of an image. The students all created a picture

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Rainier students visit the Mercury News

By Antonio Constantino Staff Writer The journalism program at Summit Public School: Rainier visited the San Jose Mercury News headquarters for a day. Students in this program learned new things because they got to experience a realistic view of being a journalist as they got to see the working environment and listen to journalists talk about their experiences at work

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Prep students showcase the real-world skills they’ve learned during Expeditions

By Micah Tam Staff Writer  On May 25, Summit Preparatory Charter High School had a Celebration of Learning in which students got the chance to exhibit the life skills they acquired during Expeditions. Among the selection of Expedition courses that offer different learning opportunities from content knowledge to the arts, there are also courses that teach life skills that benefit

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Summit Prep students show their families what they have learned in Expeditions

By Kristian Bekele  Staff Writer   On May 25, Summit Prep students demonstrated all that they have learned to peers and parents in what is known as the Celebration of Learning showcase. From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., students from the Expeditions classes Education Pathways, College Readiness and Sociology of Law showed off what they learned in the eight weeks

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Business Expeditions wrap up the year with Celebration of Learning presentations

By Eliza Insley Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is an annual showcase of all the work done in the Expeditions courses. These three Expeditions, Internship, Entrepreneurship, and Computer Science, all explore different aspects of business. Internship During the Internship Expedition, sophomore and senior students have the opportunity to do an off-campus internship for local organizations and then give a presentation

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Students show their creativity through the arts

By CC Logan Staff Writer Students in the Video Production, Visual Arts, Creative Writing and Holocaust Expeditions classes showed their creativity through arts projects for the after school Celebration of Learning event. Video Production In the Video Production Expeditions course, students got to learn different filming and editing techniques which help achieve a higher quality video, such as filming at

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