CdS Sunrise

Sleep reigns supreme as teenager’s most favorited activity

Teenagers are typically sleep deprived, and use any available time they have to catch up on sleep. Naps provide a good way to fit in a few hours of rest.

Written by Nikki Hinshaw, Editor in Chief

August 20, 2015

As the third week of school rolls around, most of us have (unwillingly) become accustomed to the ridiculous sleeping schedule that school forces upon us. I’ve already experienced some late nights and early mornings that leave dark circles looming beneath my heavy eyes, accompanied by a wonderfully...

School starts much too early

Students often have to wake up in the early hours of the morning to get ready for school. Some students have to set multiple alarms to wake up.

Written by Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief

August 17, 2015

At the beginning of the school year, I walked into my first hour, ready for another incredibly quiet class filled with exhausted children only half–awake. Even the first day, known for awkward silences and its “I won’t breathe too loud because I don’t want people to notice me” mentality, my f...

Redesigning campus interior is not an advisable idea

A student observes the interior campus. Next year, all the hills and trees will be removed.

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

May 19, 2015

It has come to my attention that this summer Corona administration has decided to remodel the interior of campus. This remodel includes leveling the hills on campus, ripping out the beautiful, mature trees to plant new ones, and replacing the real grass with artificial turf. Administration has rationalized...

CdS art show ends year on high note

Written by Tanner Kujawa, Online Managing Editor

May 19, 2015

On May 13, the CdS Art Program hosted its last art show of the year. Corona art students, both honors and regular, had their personal art series displayed and the photo and ceramics classes had the chance to showcase their hard work as well. I attended the show and to say that I was pleasantly surprised...

‘Blurryface’ exceeds expectations

Written by Lily Corona, Staff Writer

May 19, 2015

One of the most anticipated album debuts of this year is none other than the sequel to Vessel by Twenty One Pilots. Twenty One Pilots has the most versatile and unique sound I have ever heard, ranging from alternative to schizophrenic pop. Their much-anticipated sequel is called Blurryface.     ...

‘I’ll never forget the competitive fire that was Marcus Wheeler’

Written by Andrew Eversden, Managing Editor

May 13, 2015

Tragic. The only word that can be used to describe the last month at Corona del Sol. The death of two senior classmates, one from a deadly cancer and the other from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Tragic. On Tuesday, May 12, senior Marcus Wheeler took his own life on campus. He will be rem...

What’s in a friend?

Written by Lily Corona, Staff Writer

May 7, 2015

In high school, you are forced to deal with all kinds of people you aren’t fond of. After high school, you get to pick which friends you keep. It’s true that most of your forced socialization will occur in school, and that the majority of the people you’ll meet in life will be from high school....

Whiplash high in quality and entertainment

Written by Brenna Bochenek, Production Editor

April 24, 2015

Following a talented young drummer in New York City, Whiplash chronicles the efforts of Shaffer Conservatory of Music student, Andrew Neiman (Miles Teller) as he works to become a core drummer for the Shaffer Conservatory Studio Band. Whiplash is a powerful story that asks the complex question, “How ...

Male duo doesn’t stand out with EP

Written by Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer

April 23, 2015

Kalin and Myles are a pop/hip-hop duo from San Francisco, and they've been making songs together since 2011. The two met at a party while they were both making music individually, and they soon decided to combine their talents. After a positive response to their video "More Than Friends," they decided...

All Time Low releases another top album

Written by Patricia Stoica, Staff Writer

April 22, 2015

Well, they're back at it. Maryland-based pop punk band All Time Low have found themselves releasing another great album, and with great albums come great responsibility. Between songs about not fading away, saying "enough is enough" and wishing on satellites they thought were stars, the four-piece has...

Spotify vs. Pandora

Written by Carson Pyatt, Online Editor in Chief

April 13, 2015

Music has drastically evolved from the original records, cassette tapes and even CDs. Today, there are numerous ways to listen to music. Options include purchasing music, listening to the radio or using an app to stream your favorite songs. Two of the most commonly used music apps are Pandora and Spotify....

‘Insurgent’ book still preferable over entertaining movie

Written by Kajal Dave, Copy Editor

April 9, 2015

As an avid reader, my interest is always piqued when a movie adaptation of a novel is announced. The Divergent series is part of this trend, and on March 20, the second installment, Insurgent, was released. The film is a fairly accurate representation of the book. The integrity of the story is kept ...

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