All posts by: admin

SRHS Softball Returns To Practice

A season like never before. Eight of the Santa Rosa High School softball team’s seventeen players were cleared and ready to go at their March 29th practice. Because there is no Junior Varsity team this year, first-year players are learning directly from veterans. Photo by Molly Murphey. Half an hour before practice on March 29th, coach Kevin Costello, also the woodshop teacher at Santa Rosa High School, was parking the softball program’s new John Deere vehicle after using it to rake the field. Not long after, senior Hailey

Continue reading

Thrifting Locations In Sonoma County

Found it! What’s not to love about thrifting and finding some absolute gems for your closet. Senior, Eliana Bruce, shares, “I love thrift shopping with my friends and I have found some great pieces at thrift stores.” If you ever need something to do look up your nearest thrift shop and you will definitely have a blast. Photo By: Eliana Bruce Article By: Shai Fichtelberg Thrifting has become an activity that many teens enjoy. Going into shops, sifting through clothes, and finding great deals, what’s not to love? In Sonoma

Continue reading

SRHS English Teacher Mrs. Kroeck’s Retirement

English teacher Mrs. Kroeck is retiring at the end of this year. She has been teaching for 35 years, 14 of those years have been teaching at SRHS. Not only is Mrs. Kroeck going to miss her students, but also SRHS’ beautiful campus. “ It was a hard decision -- to let go.

I will have to replace with something else this sense of purpose I have held for almost my whole life: to matter, to make a difference for someone.”Photo By: Mrs. Kroeck Article By: Maddie Sanabria At the end of this school year, Santa Rosa High

Continue reading

Easy Pets To Care For As A Student

Have you been looking for something to do? Well, a great idea is to get a pet. Not only will it give you something to busy yourself with there are also many benefits of owning a pet such as having companionship. As students, we might not have the most time on our hands to care for a pet so I have compiled a list of easy pets to care for which is perfect for students! Article & Photo By: Xiaolin Cai Now that we have more time at home everyone is looking for things to busy themselves with, and what better way to do that

Continue reading

Benefits Of Maintaining Self-Care

Santa Rosa High School junior, Emi Burke, finds herself hiking and exploring outdoors in order to destress herself and clear her mind. According to Burke, “I’m always so busy with school and my job I often find that I’m overworking myself and never take the time to just relax, which hiking has become an outlet for me to do so.” Emi Burke has taken many AP and Junior College courses this year and even manages all of her schoolwork while handling a part-time job, as well as a social life. Taking time to be around nature and greenery

Continue reading

Easy Ways You Can Save Water

With California's likeness to succumb to droughts every so often, it's important that people continue on with trying to save water. Some easy ways you can start saving water are by monitoring your sprinklers, making sure your pipes have no leaks, only running the faucet when necessary, recycling water to use elsewhere (such as for plants), and only running the dishwasher when it's full. Infographic created on Canva by Alice Brookston Article By: Haylee Hubbard As you may know we are behind on rainfall this year which means a

Continue reading

President Biden’s Efforts To Raise The Minimum Wage

Here Mackenzie Euckland shares her opinion on Joe Biden raising minimum wage and the new start to a presidency. She and most of the US are ready to experience a new president who will bring us back together.

Photo By: Mackenzie Euckland Article By: Jasmine Alvarez Within a few months of president Joe Biden entering office, he has made significant changes such as making huge changes in the COVID-19 pandemic, signing 17 executive orders that are major reversals on Trump's policies, and has started executive orders

Continue reading

The History of the Republican Party

The Republican Party also goes by the title the “GOP” which stands for the “Grand Old Party.” And aside from merely being another name for the party, it is historically tied back to the 1870’s and the Civil War era as the party took much pride in its efforts to preserve the union in the Civil War. Infographic Created By Alice Brookston On Canva Article By: Spencer Page The Republican Party of today opposes big government, is culturally conservative, mostly consists of white supporters and dominates rural and southern states

Continue reading

2021 COVID-19 Prom Plans

Junior Class President, Stella Clarkson, shares that this year's 2021 COVID-19 prom is going to be hosted at Santa Rosa High School as a drive-thru event, where you will take a picture and receive a mystery party favor! Make sure to have those dresses and tuxedos ready!Infographic Created By: Alice Brookston on Canva Article By: Dalia Pelayo-Mark Approaching is that time of year again...prom season. Yes, that one highschool dance you’ve either been dreading or excited for since your Freshman year. Hair spray, sparkling

Continue reading

SRHS Track & Field Practice

No Rain Checks. The Santa Rosa High School Track and Field Team are determined not to miss a day of practice in a season which is already shortened due to COVID-19. While the season has not yet officially started, dozens of committed athletes showed up for conditioning despite the rain. Article & Photos By: Molly Murphey During their March 9th practice, the Santa Rosa High School Track and field team showed amazing commitment, doing drills through the downpour and running for shelter under the trees lining the field

Continue reading