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IB Extended Essay Showcase

IB Extended Essay Showcase

March 11, 2020

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

Interim Principal Paul Cook settles in to his old post

Interim Principal Paul Cook settles in to his old post

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...

Students Vote For Rose Festival Princess

Students Vote For Rose Festival Princess

By Yanling Joslin, Reporter

February 27, 2020

It’s that time of year when schools in the greater Portland metro area choose  young women to represe...

Cleveland Speech And Debate Team Rich in Talent, but Short on Volunteers

By Sylvia Strupp, Reporter

January 7, 2020

Cleveland’s speech and debate team, the Cannibals, coached by John “Gonzo” Gonzales and Matthew Parker, has had no shortage of talent over the past decade. In the last eight years, the Cannibals have won six Oregon School Activities Association speech and debate titles. The team is comprised of three squads (two beginning se...

Updates on School Renovations

By Sylvia Strupp, Reporter

October 18, 2019

Most PPS students have heard of the School Improvement Project. It’s the initiative to modernize district schools, first funded in 2012. This project focuses on updating arts and science buildings and maximizing seismic safety and water quality. Grant High School, the third of the first three high schools to be modernize...

Addressing Hate Speech

Addressing Hate Speech

May 24, 2019

In late April, a cake decorated by three students in a Cleveland culinary class made headlines locally an...

Cleveland’s Detention 2.0

By Graham Jones and James Roach

May 23, 2019

Cleveland’s vice principals have been hard at work restructuring detention. Though it is still in its planning process and will not be implemented until next year, an upgrade is in full motion. Currently, detention takes up a lot of the students’ and teachers’ time. This improved detention would revise this method...

Teachers Share Important Traits in a New Principal

Teachers Share Important Traits in a New Principal

May 23, 2019

Portland Public Schools has started the process for hiring a new principal at Cleveland High School, due t...

What You Don’t Notice Can hurt You

By Nicolas Brown, Reporter

May 22, 2019

learn about the Cleveland hallways and the accessibility issues.

Francesca Milhizer and Warner Cole Elected New Student Body Presidents

Francesca Milhizer and Warner Cole Elected New Student Body Presidents

May 6, 2019

During seventh period on Thursday, April 18, Cleveland students elected Student Body officials for next year. Becaus...

Summer Opportunities

Summer Opportunities

By Elizabeth Long, Reporter

April 29, 2019

No plans for the summer? Here are some great opportunities, both close to home and across the country....

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