Teachers Need To Give More Advanced Notice For Tests

With tests being a big chunk of our grades (ranging from 35% to even 80%), testing can become stressful if students aren’t given enough time in advance to study. If some tests are worth a lot of points...

Math Lacks Real Life Use

Lily Qin (she/her), Staff March 10, 2023

In the Acalanes Union High School District (AUHSD), at least three years of math and at least one year beyond Algebra I is required for graduation. There are a wide variety of math classes to choose from...

The Truth About School Uniforms

Oliver Fetzko (he/him), Staff Writer March 3, 2023

Campolindo is just one of the highschools in the Lamorinda area that allows freedom when it comes to what a student can and cannot wear to school. Other schools in the area like De La Salle and Carondelet...

Letter from the Editor: Revisioning the Past for a Funky, Fresh Future

Erin McDonald, Sports Editor February 22, 2023

With spring fast approaching, we are being met with new opportunities and experiences. In these situations, it is important to remember the past in order to ensure a positive outcome. The past can provide...

My Experience as a Latina in Lamorinda

Isabelle Katz (she/her), News Editor February 22, 2023

I have lived in the Lamorinda community most of my life. For a long while, I never felt like I fit in. Growing up as a shy Jewish Latina kid living in a 2-bedroom apartment located in what my peers in...

The danger of beauty trends is enhanced with the ever-increasing influence of social media.

Social Media’s Negative Impact on Beauty Standards

Sarah Moses (she/her), Staff Writer February 22, 2023

Social media trends promoting harsh beauty expectations have gotten more intense and common during the last few years. During the mid 1900’s, people in America began to obsess over what food they were...

Students at Campolindo are faced with a scarce selection of languages to choose from.

Campolindo in Need of More Foreign Languages

Lily Qin (she/her), Staff Writer/Artist February 22, 2023

Growing up, I’ve heard hundreds of times that it’s good to learn a foreign language, and I’m sure that I’m not the only one. But when it comes time to choose a language in middle and high school,...

Communicating virtually creates long-term issues, meaning face to face conversation needs to be prioritized.

Why We Must Never Stop Communicating in the Real World

Anya Houston (she/her), Staff Writer February 13, 2023

We live in a surreal world. A world no past generations would recognize as a possible reality. Imagine a place of blaring screens, disappearing photos, messages sent to friends and family with the effortless...

Campo – A Welcoming Campus For This Years’ Freshmen

Lucy Maguire (she/her), Staff Writer February 13, 2023

You’re back at the end of eighth grade. Everyone is talking about highschool, but you don’t know what to expect. Some people are dreading it, while others are very excited. The first day of school...

Damar Hamlin’s Injury Was Bad, but the NFL Should Focus on Heads, Not Hearts

Harrison Fuller (he/him), Staff Writer February 13, 2023

“Is he ok?” I yelled at the screen. “What just happened?” My dad asked in utter confusion. We were watching the Buffalo Bills take on the Cincinnati Bengals on January 22’s Monday Night...

Equity Lessons Unable to Solve Discriminatory Issues

Indira Naylor (she/her), Staff Writer January 23, 2023

This year, leadership was given jurisdiction to create and present their own lessons about equity on campus instead of having the district organize them. They are presented by student representatives with...

With new technology distractions, it’s easier than ever for students to get distracted while doing homework.

The Cruel Reality of Modern-Day Learning

Anya Houston (she/her), Staff January 13, 2023

Minds filled with the latest TikTok trend, ears drowned in the screeching voice of a superficial influencer, have changed student approaches to the education process. There are more distractions, more...

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