CdS Sunrise

Need to de-stress? Check out these four calming exercises

Written by Faryal Ashraf, Staff Writer

October 2, 2015


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High school is the stepping-stone toward a successful future. This ideology is preached to students over and over to motivate them to not only continue to further their education, but to have a chance to go to college and live a good life after. However, that doesn’t mean it’s easy. The lives of...

Students reveal favorite food spots around town

Written by Lauren Puffer, Staff Writer/ Photographer

October 2, 2015


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Since the beginning of time, food has been bringing people together; from a business dinner to a friendly brunch to the trading of crops and the sharing of goods among ancient civilizations. It seems in this day and age that local eateries are the places to be. At least once a weekend I go to a local...

Choir concert leaves audience anxiously awaiting more performances

Choir concert leaves audience anxiously awaiting more performances

Written by Brenna Bochenek, Production Editor

September 29, 2015


Filed under Features, Top Stories

On Sept. 24 and 26, CdS Choir held its first performances of the year. I’ve found that the fall concert is a great way to get excited about the choir program and learn about the many events that CdS choir has throughout the year. To kick off the evening, all five choirs joined together to sing “The...

Coming up this weekend: Sept. 25-27

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

September 25, 2015


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For most people, the weekend is a much-needed break from the hectic school week. After all the studying, homework, lectures and notes that almost every student dislikes about high school, the weekend can provide a fun, stress-free break before starting all over on Monday. However, a lot of people find...

5 fun things to do on a half day

Written by Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief

September 22, 2015


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Half days at Corona occur only twice a year, making them a coveted break from the routine school schedule. The school day will end at 10:55 a.m., allowing students extra time to do whatever they please. For the student who may not know what to do with all their free time, here are a few ideas. Wednesday Wind Up...

‘Star Wars: Abridged’ exceeds expectations

‘Star Wars: Abridged’ exceeds expectations

Written by Faryal Ashraf, Staff Writer

September 18, 2015


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Corona del Sol’s TheatreWorks program started the year off strong with an abridged version of the ever popular Star Wars series. The play clocked in to be around an hour long and delivered the full Star Wars experience. The play started off with a young Luke Skywalker (Kohei Nelson), who finds out tha...

5 fun things to do over fall break

5 fun things to do over fall break

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

September 18, 2015


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It may come as a surprise that fall break is three weeks away. Many families plan vacations or other fun things to do during this week. However, some students find themselves wondering what to do with their time off of school. This list will provide many fun, or necessary, things to do during fall break...

New faces at Corona

New faces at Corona

Written by Isabella Hulsizer, Staff Writer/ Photographer

September 16, 2015


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The new school year introduced new faces to Corona's campus. Take a look at some of the new teachers for the 2015-2016 school year.   Mr. MacDonald Q: What classes are you teaching this year? A: I am teaching 4 English classes, Freshman & Sophomore, and 1 Advanced PE class. ...

Tempe Sister Cities delegates travel the globe

Tempe Sister Cities delegates travel the globe

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

September 16, 2015


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Various Corona students participated in Tempe Sister Cities this summer, allowing them to travel the globe. In the September 2015 issue of CdS Sunrise, we featured two delegates. Read here for the other delegates and learn about their incredible summers.   Dorothy Settles and Jana Shukova - ...

Coming up this weekend: Sept. 11-13

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

September 11, 2015


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You may find yourself looking forward to or even living for the weekends, but may not have any fun plans. This list provides fun things to do this weekend around Phoenix. See the production of Wicked being performed at ASU Gammage Have you ever wondered about the backstory of The Wizard of Oz? Why ...

ViceVersa moves forward in competition in hopes of record deal

ViceVersa moves forward in competition in hopes of record deal

Written by Brenna Bochenek, Production Editor

September 10, 2015


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Six Corona students who have formed their own band auditioned and won the opportunity to perform in Plugged in!, a youth concert at Chandler Center for the Arts as well as the chance to record on a Plugged In! mix CD at Green World Studio. ViceVersa is an alternative pop band comprised of seniors Jordan...

Drama prepares for comedic twist on revered classics

Drama prepares for comedic twist on revered classics

Written by Kajal Dave, Copy Editor

September 10, 2015


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While Star Wars: The Force Awakens is the next anticipated release in the successful Star Wars franchise, a different kind of show is coming sooner to Corona. On Sept. 11 and 12 at 7 p.m., drama will put on its own version of Star Wars, called Stars Wars Abridged. “Mr. (Chris) Carter has been wanting to ...

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