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Hard Rock dance sure to be a touchdown

Hard Rock dance sure to be a touchdown

Celeste Hayes, Staff Writer
September 2 • 602 views
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Dancing the night away seems to be the plan on Sept. 4. Corona’s first home football game of the season is also the same night as another awesome event here on campus: The Hard Rock dance. But what is the Hard Rock dance? “It’s an old tradition from a long time ago,” Student Council sponsor...

Students must wear IDs next year

Lily Corona, Staff Writer
May 19 • 2,007 views
Filed under News, News Briefs

For the upcoming 2015-2016 school year, students will be required to wear their student IDs on a lanyard around their neck at all times. It will be necessary to wear them in order to get on a school bus, onto campus, into any school activity and in order to put money in their lunch account. According...

Orchestra hosts pops concert

Lily Corona, Staff Writer
May 19 • 662 views
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On May 15, Corona del Sol’s orchestra program hosted its pops concert in the auditorium. Songs ranged from Studio Ghibli films, Nintendo medleys and even Disney movie themes. Orchestra concerts throughout the year feature a variety of music, although they aren’t the most familiar songs. Many orchestra...

Corona’s campus to undergo changes

Kasey Ruthardt, Staff Writer
May 18 • 768 views
Filed under Features, News

To many people, the interior of Corona’s campus is very important. It gives them shade during the warmer months and the hills are fun to walk up and down on. Sometimes, classes use the sand volleyball courts to play tug of war and other people try to avoid it. Next year, the sand volleyball court will...

Students mourn the loss of Marcus Wheeler

Students mourn the loss of Marcus Wheeler

Aashini Choksi, Katelyn Stys
May 15 • 1,004 views
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Several days after the on-campus death of 18-year-old senior Marcus Wheeler, students are mourning his loss while they try to wrap up a difficult school year. “He could always joke about anything and make it better,” senior friend Jake Dorweiler said. Wheeler was a part of the track and field...

New boys varsity basketball coach named

New boys varsity basketball coach named

Andrew Eversden, Managing Editor
May 8 • 2,373 views
Filed under News, Sports, Top Stories

Former Corona basketball assistant coach Neil MacDonald has been named the new Corona del Sol head basketball coach, replacing Sam Duane Jr. at the helm of the four-time defending state champion basketball team. MacDonald is currently an English teacher at Campo Verde High School and has been an assistant...

KEY Club has promising run at DCON convention

KEY Club has promising run at DCON convention

Anita Daryanani, Staff Writer
April 6 • 1,614 views
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Corona’s Kiwanis Educating Youth (KEY) Club proved to have success in Albuquerque this past weekend. KEY Club participates in the southwest district convention (DCON) annually; this year, the club’s sponsor, Sheryl Braun, and 18 of its members represented the group. “DCON includes all of...

Percussion travels to WGI Regional Championships

Josh Staples, Staff Writer
March 30 • 513 views
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The Corona del Sol Percussion program has always been highly ranked among programs in the southwest, and on the weekend of March 20th-22nd, the 6th hour percussion ensemble and the after school percussion ensemble got the opportunity to travel to the WGI Regional Championships in San Bernardino, Calif. Bot...

Student vs. staff basketball game hopes to raise money for Make-a-Wish Foundation

Carson Pyatt, Online Editor-in-Chief
March 20 • 622 views
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The Kids for Wish Kids Club will be hosting a Students vs. Staff basketball game Friday, March 20. This will be the second time that the club will be hosting this event, after a successful debut event raising over $900. The staff team will take on a promising student team comprised of both girls and...

Members of Corona’s DECA team qualify for nationals

Zein Sy, Clubs Editor
March 17 • 573 views
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After months of dedicated work and planning, eighteen students from Corona’s DECA team have become eligible to participate in DECA Nationals. During the year, Corona’s DECA students had been working on one of two types of assignments: a role playing simulation in which competitors must assess...

Orchestra and band perform in Flagstaff

Lily Corona, Staff Writer
March 5 • 395 views
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On Feb.27, both of Corona del Sol’s orchestras and the freshman band performed at the AMEA Area Concert Festival in Flagstaff. It is a state ranked festival that occurs yearly and is hosted at a different location every year. This year, the festival was held at Coconino High School in Flagstaff. Although...

KEY Club hosts successful “Courage to Care Day”

KEY Club hosts successful “Courage to Care Day”

Anita Daryanani, Staff Writer
February 24 • 740 views
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Corona’s KEY Club successfully hosted “Courage to Care Day” on Feb. 21. KEY Club, led by senior president Laura Belmont, has been organizing the event since the start of second semester. “Courage to Care Day was an arts and crafts event benefiting Phoenix Children’s Hospital and Beads of...

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