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Si Se Puede recognizes PPS Latino excellence

By Sophie Weir, Reporter

June 13, 2017

Filed under News

The sixth annual Sí Se Puede (Yes You Can) awards ceremony was held Wednesday, May 24 at the Blanchard Education Service Center. The event served as an opportunity for students to “celebrate and inspire each other, build relationships outside their schools, and share the rich diversity of their talents and experiences with t...

Ms Fuller prepares to leave Cleveland

By Sophie Weir, Reporter

June 13, 2017

Filed under News

As the school year winds to a close, so does Kathleen Fuller’s time at Cleveland. Fuller, an environmental science and biology teacher, booked a one-way ticket to Ecuador, where she’ll begin her half-year trek across South America with her boyfriend. From there, they’ll shoulder their packs and continue on to destination...

Cleveland Reacts to Leaving the Paris Climate Agreement

By Lainie Pennington and Hannah Madans

June 9, 2017

Filed under News, Politics, uncategorized

  On Thursday June 1, 2017, President Trump announced that the United States will leave the Paris climate agreement, a historic coalition aimed at reducing carbon emissions and slowing global warming worldwide. Trump cited the need to support American workers and reject the “unfair” standards that the agreement p...

2017 Asian Pacific Islander Award

By McKenzie Potter-Moen and Jennifer Singh

June 9, 2017

Filed under Education

The Asian Pacific Islander Award hosted its second annual recognition ceremony for a grand total of 23 students from all public high schools in PPS. These awards are given to recognize the marginalized voices that are Asian/ Pacific Islander for the excellence they accord to their community. It is meant to honor their leaders...

Cleveland High School’s New Principal

Cleveland High School’s New Principal

June 8, 2017

Cleveland High School’s new principal has been announced. Starting in 2018, Ayesha Freeman will be...

Lizzie Edwards: World Explorer

Lizzie Edwards: World Explorer

June 3, 2017

Senior Lizzie Edwards is venturing to Rabat, Morocco for a six-week homestay this summer. The best part: the...

Student Complaint Prompts School Review of Sundancer Name

By Ashley Lytle, Editor-in-Chief

May 30, 2017

Filed under Clubs, Education, News, Politics

The name of the Cleveland dance team--the Sundancers--is in review after a Native American student has stepped forward and asked for it to be changed, calling it appropriation of Native American culture. When sophomore Nia Williamson attended the homecoming assembly this year she was excited, that is until “they announced, ...

Pigmice is Giving the Community a Push

Pigmice is Giving the Community a Push

May 17, 2017

Pigmice, Cleveland’s robotics team, created a brighter future for two young ones. International B...

Results from the 2017 Class Cabinet Election

Results from the 2017 Class Cabinet Election

May 17, 2017

As the 2017-2016 school year draws to a close, Cleveland students are eager to take on some importan...

Vice Principal Katy Wagner Recovering After Skiing Accident

By Lainie Pennington, Copy Editor

April 30, 2017

Filed under News

Vice Principal Katy Wagner is home recovering after a skiing accident in early March. On Saturday March 4, Wagner and her now fiancé Adam Ulvi were skiing on Mount Hood when Wagner fell down a 100 foot drop, severely dislocating her neck. The morning started with Wagner, who is considered an expert skier, and Ulvi trekking to the ...

The Heat Rises at Burgerville “Boycott”

The Heat Rises at Burgerville “Boycott”

By Ally Grimaldi and Allie Montgomery, Editor-in-Chief and Sports Editor

April 26, 2017

Filed under News

There was some beef outside of Burgerville today, and we’re not talking about the burgers. Be prepared:...

Principal O’Neill is Leaving PPS for Clackamas High School

Principal O’Neill is Leaving PPS for Clackamas High School

April 24, 2017

Just two years ago, Principal Tammy O’Neill took the role of Cleveland’s principal after the retirement ...

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