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CET is Working

Mari Cohen and Rosie Sullivan exit the stage
Thea Yagerlener November 10, 2009

“There is no plot,” Jack Kausch, an actor in Community Ensemble Theater (CET), says of their upcoming production, "Working." This can’t be right, a musical without a plot? "Working" is...

History Behind the QSA

History Behind the QSA
Rose Lee November 6, 2009

Some parents share a common misconception that the Gay Straight Alliance (also known as the Queer Straight Alliance) is used as a ‘dating network’ at school. The truth is the Gay Straight Alliance...

Alternative School, Alternative Dance

Vampire and Ninja text the DJ with a song they want to hear.
Melanie Langa Shadi Ahmadmehrabi November 5, 2009

It's late on a Friday night. Music is thumping, lights are flashing and a swarm of teenagers are jumping to the sound of Cascada. Seems like a typical high school dance, right? Not so. The dancers include...

Jazzin’ Things Up

Jazzin' Things Up
Hind Omar, Drake Johnson November 5, 2009

[qt:/wp-content/uploads/2009/11/ 320 240] Our award winning jazz band started the year off strong by diligently practicing and working on new pieces. This day was strange for them...

Is taking non-prescribed drugs on standardized tests right?

Communicator Staff October 30, 2009

T here are only ten minutes left in the test . The clock is ticking and a student gets distracted, thinking more about the sound than the problem. Another person stays focused because they took their friend’s...

BSU Talent Show

Hannah Degutis October 27, 2009

The annual Community High School Talent Show presented by the BSU (Black Student Union) was held on October 13, 2009. Not only do all the proceeds made at the door go to charity, they go to the charity...

War Over Peace

Melanie Langa October 22, 2009

Cindy Haidu-Banks first heard the news in her car, on the way to school. She was surprised, but elated. Her first reaction was to call her sons; she was so happy she had to share the news of this important...

Keepin’ Warm

Crowding around the Bunsen burner helps to keep Emmeline Ringquist, DeAndre White, and the rest of the block four FOS III class warm during these chilly days.
October 8, 2009

Dean Peter Says Goodbye

Dean Peter Says Goodbye
June 1, 2009

Saying Goodbye After three years of serving as Principal of a Seattle High School, Peter Ways quit. He had gotten into administration to create change, but was not finding success. He wanted to travel...

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