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SCDS community members struggle with Hurricane Harvey; former headmaster’s uncle works with Cajun Navy

SCDS community members struggle with Hurricane Harvey; former headmaster’s uncle works with Cajun Navy

Larkin Barnard-Bahn, Business Manager

There were over one million evacuations, 19 trillion gallons of rain and 42,399 people in shelters as of Sept. 1, according to ABC News and the Washington Post. These are the results of Hurricane Harvey, the storm that grew into a Category 4...

September 4, 2017

Community has mixed reactions to school’s painting over 21-year-old mural

Community has mixed reactions to school’s painting over 21-year-old mural

August 28, 2017

SCDS switches from local photographer to national company Lifetouch

SCDS switches from local photographer to national company Lifetouch

August 19, 2017

Mock Trial head coach retires after breaking streak of losses to rival school

Mock Trial head coach retires after breaking streak of losses to rival school

July 28, 2017

Community mourns death of middle-school English teacher Lauren LaMay (video included)

Community mourns death of middle-school English teacher Lauren LaMay (video included)

July 21, 2017

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Black Team crushes Red Team at annual Ancil Hoffman picnic (slideshow included)

Black Team crushes Red Team at annual Ancil Hoffman picnic (slideshow included)

Chardonnay Needler, Online Editor-in-Chief

On Sept. 15 the green fields of Ancil Hoffman Park transformed into a battleground: the Black Team (freshmen and seniors) and Red Team (sophomores and juniors) were poised to battle it out at the ...

September 16, 2017

Q&A: Junior plays Miranda for second time in Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’

Q&A: Junior plays Miranda for second time in Shakespeare’s ‘The Tempest’

September 13, 2017

Q&A: Freshman plays drums in Girls Rock camp merging music and feminism (video included)

Q&A: Freshman plays drums in Girls Rock camp merging music and feminism (video included)

September 12, 2017

NKOTB: Freshman experiences Lincoln-Douglas debates at Stanford camp

NKOTB: Freshman experiences Lincoln-Douglas debates at Stanford camp

September 6, 2017

Q&A: Former science teacher trades middle schoolers, part-time job for assisting at Sac State

Q&A: Former science teacher trades middle schoolers, part-time job for assisting at Sac State

September 1, 2017

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CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Getting back into the groove is easier when you’ve stayed in shape

(Photo used by permission of Waterson)

Sophomore Becca Waterson (far left) represents SCDS at the California State Championships. Several of her DART teammates pictured represented Rio Americano High School.

CHLORINE CHRONICLES: Getting back into the groove is easier when you’ve stayed in shape

Becca Waterson, Blogger

September 16, 2017

THE SKINNY: Sickly winged senior has a new strategy for winning at Ancil Hoffman

THE SKINNY: Sickly winged senior has a new strategy for winning at Ancil Hoffman

Sonja Hansen, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 15, 2017

MI RAZA: Racism evolves

(Photo used by permission of Alvarado)

Junior Gabi Alvarado and her group at the Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project (CLYLP) conference in Sacramento.

MI RAZA: Racism evolves

Gabi Alvarado, Blogger

September 10, 2017

MI RAZA: Changing identity

MI RAZA: Changing identity

Gabi Alvarado, Blogger

August 30, 2017

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Staff Profile

Kristine Schmitz
Kristine Schmitz

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Kristine is a freshman. She loves being active and playing a variety of sports. Her favorites are sw...

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