Clarion

Being Mindful: A Class, An Attitude, A Lifestyle

Being Mindful: A Class, An Attitude, A Lifestyle

By Nicolas Brown, reporter

February 7, 2019

Filed under Commentary, Education, Health, News

It is not widely known, but there is a class about mindfulness at Cleveland. What’s that? According to its...

Portland Students and Activists Converge to Build Consent Culture

By Mirabella Miller, Editor in Chief

January 15, 2019

Filed under Education, Health, News

Over the last few months, students, activists, and organizations from all over the Portland community had been working toward a common goal: hosting an event that educates about the importance of consent culture and how to achieve it. The result of countless hours of preparation and planning was the Consent Convergence on Nov....

Work Ready

Work Ready

December 12, 2018

Students in Elizabeth DuBois’ special education classroom spend their Tuesday and Thursday afternoons...

Water Fountains Are Coming Back On

Water Fountains Are Coming Back On

October 31, 2018

For the first time since 2016, Cleveland students may finally be able to drink from water fountains i...

Confidential Advocates to Begin Serving Cleveland Community

By Mirabella Miller, Reporter

May 8, 2018

Filed under Health, News

Confidential Advocates (CA’s) from the Raphael House and Volunteers of America have finally received approval to begin advocacy services at Cleveland. The CA’s, Julia Noble from the Raphael House and Pamela Zigo from Volunteers of America, are set to officially begin serving the Cleveland community on April 10. They wil...

Cleveland Welcomes “Confidential Advocates”

Cleveland Welcomes “Confidential Advocates”

April 11, 2018

“[The program] is controversial in some regards because there is no precedent for having people who are not mandatory reporters in schools,” said Cleveland social worker Kate Allen. “I find it exciting that PPS has ability to show leadership in a new way, to really support young people.”

The Flu Hits PPS

The Flu Hits PPS

March 12, 2018

This winter, the topic on everyone’s mind is sickness--in particular, the flu. But how bad is it real...

All Girls CrossFit Class Proposed

All Girls CrossFit Class Proposed

December 5, 2017

One of today’s most popular workout trends, CrossFit, has become a staple at Cleveland, and with s...

Sophomore Malcolm Asher Founds Non-Profit Organization

Sophomore Malcolm Asher Founds Non-Profit Organization

By Jennifer Singh, Reporter

January 19, 2017

Filed under Health, News

A non-profit organization striving to bring children a sense of happiness has been created by one of our ...

Raphael House Addresses Concerns

By Kira Chan and Jennifer Singh

January 5, 2017

Filed under Education, Health, News

Cleveland students and faculty gathered in the library during flex on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 as The Raphael House of Portland provided an open space to ask questions and learn about sexual assault and consent and how to address it. The Raphael House of Portland describes themselves as a “multi-faceted domestic violence agency de...

Human Sexuality and Healthy Relationships: A new in-depth curriculum

By Lainie Pennington, Reporter

October 9, 2016

Filed under Education, Health, News

Human sexuality and healthy relationships, one of the several new health electives this year, plans to offer a more in-depth view of sexual and emotional health for students. Following the decision to make health class a single semester course spread between freshman and sophomore year, the administration approached several tea...

Lincoln students walkout in support of bond measure

Lincoln students walkout in support of bond measure

By Ariel Harmon and McKenzie Potter-Moen

September 15, 2016

Filed under Health, News, Politics

The ceilings are rotting in high schools around Portland. The water is undrinkable. A bond that could...

The student-run newspaper of Cleveland High School
Health