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Staying in touch

Maia Ward, Staff Writer

May 29, 2018

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RBUSD will test a new app, Titan Health & Security Technologies (Titan HST), to respond to emergency cases across the district, such as fires, medical issues and school shootings. The app offers businesses and schools, which are referred to as “sites,” multiple features, including instant messages to administration and emergency broadcasts to their entire networks. RU...

Golden voices, golden prize

Martha Farah, Staff Writer

May 8, 2018

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Advanced Choir attended the Worldstrides Heritage Choral Festival in San Francisco on April 12-15, winning gold in the 3A Chamber Choir category. The schools were divided into groups according to the number of participants. “After winning, it was such a wonderful feeling because we worked really hard and we really deserved it,” senior Meagan Cooley said. “When they ...

Scheduling Conflict

Scheduling Conflict

May 3, 2018

Students in Redondo Unified School District have experienced stack schedule, which is all classes in one day, and block schedule, which is three classe...

Traffic Jam

Traffic Jam

May 3, 2018

zAnnoying, frustrating, and stressful is how students and teachers in nearby classrooms describe the ongoing construction near the 700 buildings. “...

Forging a path ahead

Forging a path ahead

April 29, 2018

AP Environmental Science students took part in an extra credit opportunity at Hopkins Wilderness Park, Redondo Beach on Saturday, April 22. Working alongside...

A smile that could light up a room

A smile that could light up a room

Lorraina Scalaro, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018

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Around the end of February, math teacher Ben Wakefield had a conversation with freshman Vincent Barbee.   The two talked about the Stoneman Douglas Hi...

Ready To Roll

Grace McGonigle, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018

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The Beach Cities Robotics Team 294, comprised of students from RUHS and Mira Costa High School, will be competing at the For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology Robotics Competition, or FIRST, in Orange County the weekend of March 24 and 25. This will be the first of the team’s two competitions in 2018. “We haven't had a competition yet, so I'm n...

No More Room

Analise Asaro, Staff Writer

February 20, 2018

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  *A source wants to remain anonymous. She will be referred to as Jane Doe. If students do not live in Redondo Beach and wish to attend RUHS, they must go to the district office and apply for a permit. According to Assistant Principal Dargen, students who have a parent who works for the school district or a sibling who goes to RUHS get bumped to the top of the...

Blood drive

Ivanica Skalko, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

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On Monday, Nov. 6, 115 students donated blood for the UCLA Blood Drive put on by ASB. ASB has been working with UCLA to host the blood drive for years, and this year, in particular, they gathered enough blood to save 345 lives. ASB members Lucy Pape and Allie Kontsis were in charge of helping organize the event alongside the UCLA representatives, and both believe it went...

Tardy sweeps have been implemented to encourage better attendance

Analise Asaro, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

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Tardy sweeps and detentions for tardies, as well as more frequent prizes for perfect attendance are all coming into play this quarter, and will likely be here to stay. In past years, tardy sweeps involved an announcement over the loudspeaker, the locking of classroom doors and grouping of tardy students in one area to receive detention slips. The administrators, however, h...

Annual Sharefest Workday makes improvements to campus

Annual Sharefest Workday makes improvements to campus

May 22, 2017

On Sat. May 6, the 14th Annual Sharefest Workday took place, in which 42 improvement projects occurred throughout the South Bay. Red stripes were painted o...

The problem with Juul

The problem with Juul

Malek Chamas, Staff Writer

May 22, 2017

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For confidentiality purposes, the sources are referred to as Jane Doe and Marie Major. Put in a cartridge. Turn on the machine. Plug it into its charger...

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