Cleveland's newest Principal, Jo Ann Wadkins, at Lincoln High School where she taught for fifteen years - credit PPS Admin Staff Bio

Cleveland High School Welcomes Jo Ann Wadkins as Newest Principal

June 25, 2020

Cleveland High School announced Jo Ann Wadkins as their new Principal starting in the 2020-21 school ...

Students while distance learning - Graphic by Stella Tinker

Distance Learning with the Cleveland Students

June 22, 2020

Over the past three months, students have accomplished something never seen before in education: a com...

Distance Learning with the Cleveland Staff

The tools of distance learning: Students had to have a computer in order to connect with their teachers and classmates once distance learning became mandated.

By Lena Tinker, Arts and Life Editor

June 11, 2020

Wednesday, June 10, marked the official end of distance learning in Portland Public Schools and in school di...

“Everything Is Gonna Be All Right”: Cleveland Staff Releases Heartwarming Video

June 11, 2020

In these hard times, anxiety-ridden and filled with uncertainty, the staff at Cleveland High School ...

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


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