Juniors, non-proficient seniors, prepare for writing proficiency examination
The writing proficiency examination testing session for all juniors and non-proficient seniors will take place on Oct. 21.
Scary Story contest
Submit your best two-sentence scary story for a chance to win a $15 Starbucks gift card.
Sixth annual flag football game tops off Homecoming Week
The annual DA vs. PA flag football game was held on Oct. 17.
BREAKING NEWS: Technical difficulties force live morning show
Due to technical difficulties, the cast of Route (e) 131 had no choice but to film the show live.
Private proposals
With homecoming comes the want to be asked to homecoming in public. However, a small and simple proposal can lead to a successful "yes."

News »

Junior Christopher Dizon reads The Crucible during English class on Oct. 10 before writing his essay. Dizon will be taking the writing proficiency examination for the first time on Oct. 22. "If I fail, I fail. If I pass, then that's good. Either way, I'm prepared to take the test," Dizon said.  Photo Credit: Acel Soriano

Juniors, non-proficient seniors, prepare for writing proficiency examination

October 21, 2014 at 5:56 pm

The writing proficiency examination testing session for all juniors and non-proficient seniors will take place on Oct. 21.

Features »

Five products you should buy

Five products you should buy

October 14, 2014 at 9:18 pm

There are products that the student body does not know about, but is beneficial to them.

Opinion »

Illustration: Andrea Galvan

Editorial cartoon

October 20, 2014 at 7:02 pm

This week, Andrea targets the potential of Ebola hysteria.

  • Do you need money to live a happy life?
Illustration: Andrea Galvan
    Sibling Rivalry: Money

    This week in Sibling Rivalry, Andrea and Amanda discuss the role of money when it comes to happiness.

    October 10, 2014 at 10:11 pm
  • Illustration: Andrea Galvan
    Editorial cartoon

    This week, Andrea promotes ‘Breast Cancer Awareness Month.’

    October 9, 2014 at 4:19 pm

Columnists »

College Night provides a great opportunity for parents and students to look into future education and career options together. 
Photo Credit: Alexis Drevetzki

Work for passion, not for parents

October 17, 2014 at 8:39 pm

When it comes to their child’s future career choices, some parents take full control rather than allowing their children to pursue the career of their choice.

  • Small proposals through sticky notes are more intimate than a public asking through song at Town Square.
    Private proposals

    With homecoming comes the want to be asked to homecoming in public. However, a small and simple proposal can lead to a successful “yes.”

    October 17, 2014 at 12:17 pm
  • Not that I consider myself to be more superstitious than the average teenage girl, but burning sage onto the Halloween decorations that are hung on my house seems like the best idea to help me overcome my fear.  Photo Credit: Alex Nedelcu
    This is Halloween

    Halloween is approaching quickly, and I am growing more frightful at the holiday’s scary festivities.

    October 16, 2014 at 8:52 am

Play/Taste/Hear »

With its riveting lyrics and sentimental melodies, Mary Lambert's debut album sets itself aside from the pop albums of today. The up-and-coming singer/songwriter should be applauded for her efforts to incorporate spoken word poetry, which is uncommon in modern music.
Grade: A
Similar artists: Jen Foster, Lauren Aquilina and Becca De La Musique
Photo courtesy of AllMusic

“Heart On My Sleeve” pairs poetry with a pulse

October 22, 2014 at 10:45 am

Mary Lambert’s debut album features heart-wrenching melodies reminiscent of her character.

The Outlook »

The Outlook, Episode 27

The Outlook, Episode 27

October 10, 2014 at 8:47 pm

School’s from across CCSD were invited to a high-school preview of this year’s Frightdome at Circus Circus Hotel & Casino.

  • The Outlook, Episode 26
    The Outlook, Episode 26

    This Outlook episode focuses on San Gennarro, logo design, Egg-drops and online journalism.

    October 4, 2014 at 10:35 am
  • The Outlook, Episode 25
    The Outlook, Episode 25

    For this episode of The Outlook, the freshman video production I students turned in their first complete feature stories.

    May 16, 2014 at 7:39 pm