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Parent Foundation Hires New President

Sophia Ilas, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

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The La Costa Canyon High School Foundation recently welcomed Dave Steigerwald as the new foundation president to the board of directors. “I started with the Foundation on the Athletic Boosters side and my kids all played a...

Seniors Retake PE Test

Taylor Burtch, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

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Students are required to take the state physical fitness test in order to graduate. While the majority of students pass it with flying colors, there are those few who were unable to pass the test.   The Physical Fitnes...

API Score Reaches Highest Point Yet

Amelia (Molly) Mineiro, Feature Editor

September 30, 2013

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All the time spent filling in scantrons on the STAR (Standardized Testing and Reporting) test last spring really payed off, with La Costa Canyon’s API (Academic Performance Index) scores increasing by 26 points. According t...

Campus Thieves Steal More Than Property

Cassandra Cyphers, News Editor

September 19, 2013

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School computers, vacuums and a “Star of India” ship replica were among the many items missing across campus as teachers returned to school in August. Teachers and administrators were shocked and upset when they realized per...

Prom Drops Anchor at Broadway Pier

Emily Schacht, Staff Writer

May 29, 2013

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May has arrived and while freshmen and sophomores are preparing for summer, juniors and seniors had set their minds on the biggest dance in high school: prom. While the Broadway Pier is typically a place where cruise ships from...

Students and Administrators Reflect on the API

Kara Gibson, Staff Writer

April 22, 2013

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Spring is here. The birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and standardized tests are right around the corner. With the end of another school year in sight it is time for the Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) tes...

Junior Gabriel Aldaz describes his Math Competition Experience in Beijing

Natalie Engel, Staff Writer

April 22, 2013

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Beijing held the World Olympics in 2008. Athletes from all over the world competed for their country’s victory in both team and individual sporting events. Most recently, however, Beiing housed another type of competition--the WMTC (Wor...

Mr. Teague Awarded Teacher of the Year

LJ Bradford, Staff Writer

April 22, 2013

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In the modern age of technology, there is no shortage of distractions that students have to confront. Between Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and texting, teachers may feel that getting kids to stay interested is a daunting task,...

New Rule Prohibits Loitering in the Parking Lot at Lunch

Sierra Lyle, Staff Writer

April 4, 2013

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At the beginning of the school year, the administration instituted a new policy that forbids loitering in the parking lot during lunch, a policy which was fought by senior students and now treated with less enforcement. According to La Cos...

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