OSAA Releases Guidelines Surrounding Summer Sports Workouts

By Patrick Brown, Writer

May 28, 2020

Ever since the cancellation of all spring activities, next year’s sports seasons have been up in the air. There is a lot of uncertainty about whether or not they will happen, and nobody seems to have an answer. Student athletes have been worried and wondering if they will get to play next year. If so, what will that look like...

Top 10 DIY COVID-19 Remedies

By Patrick Brown, Writer

May 28, 2020

You’ve heard of botox injections, but what about Clorox? Go on a run- this must be why everyone’s doing it all of a sudden Wear a mask when driving- apparently COVID is spread the most when you are in an enclosed space by yourself Never wash your hands- that way you will build up an immunity ...

Matt Sten

Sten a finalist for OnPoint Credit Union Educator of the Year

May 28, 2020

Cleveland’s Matt Sten is one of two finalists for the Oregon-based OnPoint Credit Union educator o...

PPS Schools To Close A Week Early For Spring Break Due To Coronavirus

By Sam Peterson, Reporter

March 13, 2020

Portland Public Schools shut down classes early for spring break, capping a whirlwind week of closures and cancellations due to fears of the coronavirus spreading, according to an announcement made the evening of March 12. Students in the district, including Cleveland, are off from school starting Monday, March 16 until Wednesd...

COVID-19 Virus Impacting Lives at Cleveland

By Ally Keefe, Reporter

March 11, 2020

The virus COVID-19, which originated in Wuhan, China, has begun to impact life in Oregon as the virus spreads throughout the world. Events locally are being canceled, and while schools are not seeing a large drop in attendance, health officials are closely monitoring those infected in efforts to try to keep the deadly virus...

Senior Ruby Beard

IB Extended Essay Showcase

March 11, 2020

Wednesday, Feb. 4 marked the annual tradition of Cleveland High School’s IB Extended Essay showcase.  ...

What’s Cookin’ : March Edition

Step 6. Mix and enjoy!

By Lena Tinker, Arts&Life Editor

March 9, 2020

“What’s Cookin” is our newest monthly column in which your Clarion staff will share old and new re...

Zoey Weesner crowned Rose Festival Princess

March 4, 2020


Interim Principal Paul Cook settles in to his old post

Principal Cook smiling at his desk

By Nate Davis, Reporter

March 4, 2020

Leo Lawyer shocked the school by announcing his sudden resignation during a staff meeting held before sch...

U.S. Students Fall Behind International Assessment

By Sylvia Strupp, Reporter

March 4, 2020

In the few weeks since Dec. 3, US news outlets were reporting dire news over the future of our students. The reason? An international test showed that US students scores were plateauing and the economic class gap in scores had widened. A little over a year ago, students around the world were given a test called the Progr...

Members and representatives of the members of the 2020 Hall of Fame class, inducted on Feb. 21.

Cleveland’s Hall Of Fame Welcomes New Members

March 4, 2020

Cleveland welcomed five new inductees, along with an entire team, to its 27-year-old Mel Krause Athl...

An Early Look At Cleveland’s Future Face

By Sylvia Strupp, Reporter

March 2, 2020

The Cleveland remodel project is taking its first steps, and revealed the conceptual renderings of what the high school could look like at its Conceptual Master Planning Committee meeting on Dec. 9 in the library. The committee outlined in this conceptual stage that they are working out the loose, bare design of the school, ...

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