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Valentine wall

Valentine wall

Clarisse Guevarra, Video/podcast editor

February 16, 2018


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Valentine's Day has come around again, and with it, Charter Oak's yearly Valentine wall. It is always fun and interesting to see the names that people carry with them. As always, some mysteriously disappear to unknown students (possibly secret admirers). Students have even proposed an idea for next year:...

Winter Rally

Winter Rally

Ayileen Hermosillo, Technical Manager

February 16, 2018


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The winter rally on Friday afternoon presented an opportunity for all the winter sports to come together. Three sports--women's water polo and women's and men's soccer--along with cheerleaders came out to compete and have some friendly fun. Men's soccer won the games sponored by ASB. The captains were g...

Welcome to the Charger family, Miss Marasco

Welcome to the Charger family, Miss Marasco

February 6, 2018


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Jemma Marie Marasco was born Jan. 29, and at birth she was 6 lbs 10 oz and 20 in long. She surprised her parents by entering the world one month early. Mrs. Jessica Marasco, science teacher, taught school until the day before she was born.

Senior assembly

Senior assembly

Gaberiel Cortes, News Editor

February 2, 2018


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It’s that time of year again! Seniors are only four months away from graduation, and they could not be happier. However, they have to be informed by the school first on what it takes to walk. On Jan. 30, the seniors attended an assembly, held to lay out the rules and guidelines that must be fol...

COHS Book Fair

COHS Book Fair

Gaberiel Cortes, News Editor

January 16, 2018


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The Charter Oak High School library decided to try out something new this year when Ms. Monica Huerta,  liberian,chose to host the book fair for the first time. “It’s been really good,” Ms. Huerta said. “We’ve had a lot of people coming in individually before and after school as well as tea...

How do you sign Happy Holidays?

How do you sign Happy Holidays?

December 19, 2017


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Mrs. Summer Nixon took her ASL classes Christmas caroling during first period on Tuesday. They visited the classes who invited them. Decked in holiday apparel and signing with distinction, they spread holiday cheer.  ...

Door decor sparkles

Door decor sparkles

December 19, 2017


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Fourth period classes were invited to enter an ASB-sponsored Winter Wonderland door decorating contest. Ms. Gail Sharp's Consumer Math class won first place and a Krispy Kreme party. Senora Ana Bernal's IB Spanish HL 2 class won second place. Mrs. Kathy Archer's Honors World History class took third. ...

Merry faculty meeting

Merry faculty meeting

December 6, 2017


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Late start meeting brought holiday cheer to the faculty and staff. Advanced Choir Ensemble previewed songs from their holiday program next week, and the audience responded with a stand ovation. The faculty and staff were surprised by a visit from Mr. and Mrs. Santa,  who handed out candy canes and...

Canned Food Drive is a success

Canned Food Drive is a success

November 16, 2017


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The results are in.  Mr. Roger Lehigh's fourth period Civics class earned a pizza party by bringing in a total of 534 cans.  Mr. Randy Thatcher's fourth period class earned a doughnut party by bringing in a total of 307 cans.  For those of you that are curious, 1,311 non-perishable items were collected...

Golfer makes 2nd Team

Golfer makes 2nd Team

November 8, 2017


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Jodi Burgess, senior, made Hacienda League 2nd Team in Golf. She was the only Charter Oak athlete to make the league teams.

ACE sings at Disneyland

ACE sings at Disneyland

November 3, 2017


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Advanced Choir Ensemble, or ACE, performed Thursday at the Disneyland Community Arts Showcase. The choir auditioned last May and were selected to perform a 30-minute show in the park. Mrs. Rebecca Portnoy, choir director, said, "It was a great performance. I’m so proud of our kids." The choir was...

Earth Club hosts Envronmental Night

Earth Club hosts Envronmental Night

October 26, 2017


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Earth Club held an Environmental Family Night Wednesday night at Charter Oak High School. All elementary students and their families were invited to participate. Even though the event was not well attended, many volunteers, both club members and Environmental Systems students, were prepared with games ...

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