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Cavitt’s Drumline Drums All The Way to High School

Luke Song, Staff writer

May 3, 2018

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Cavitt’s band percussion kids get to play and practice playing on the drumline every Tuesday and Thursday. Cavitt’s percussion kids get trained by a professional drummer, Wade  Quinn. Quinn is the Granite Bay High Scho...

Tour the Beautiful Country of Spain

Jack Lund, Staff writer

May 3, 2018

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Spain is a beautiful and diverse country full of culture and historical sights. In the summer of 2019 Cavitt and Olympus students will have the opportunity to travel to this great country in an 11-day tour. Mrs. Taylor, a ...

Science Curriculum To Change

Claire Warren, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Next year, the science curriculum for elementary and middle schools in the Eureka District is changing. The curriculum is shifting its focus from mainly memorization to hands-on learning and they are going to start focusing...

Students Build a Community of Big Elephants at Cavitt

Katelyn Khieu, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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At Cavitt, students can attend the Big Elephant lunch. Together, the students do activities while eating lunch. The activities they do are mainly team building and can range from many activities that the students can partake in. O...

Cavitt Quiz Bowl Teams Compete

Katelyn Khieu, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Students from seventh grade and eighth grade answered questions to compete against other schools at multiple events. These tournaments and practices took place from January to March 17, 2018. The eighth grade team consists of four stude...

Band Performs at Golden Empire Music Festival

Claire Warren, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Cavitt Jr. High School’s Symphonic and Concert band participated in the Golden Empire Music Festival at Sacramento State University on April 21. The bands left in the morning, and traveled to Sac State to perform at the Golde...

Cavitt Puts On Amazing Awards Assemblies

Avery Seva, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Cavitt put on an amazing awards assembly on April 13, right after fourth period, to award good students on their accomplishments. An awards assembly is where all the teachers happily pick one student that they think should...

A New Discipline Option Has Been Introduced to Cavitt

Maddi Kim, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Books, boxes, and more line the hall as a student cleans, sweeps, dusts, and scrubs gum off desks.  Cavitt Junior High School has created a new discipline option this year called Friday School, which takes place from 2:30-4:0...

Makerspace Fosters Creativity at Lunch

Michael Andreae, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Makerspace is a collaborative workspace to be creative and to explore your own interests. They have beads, puzzles, chess, clay, origami, Snap Circuits, Legos, building structures, and Magnetix. “Makerspace is a great ...

8th Grade Is Taking a Trip to Washington, D.C.

Avery Seva, Staff writer

May 2, 2018

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Mr. Cook and Cavitt students are going on an exciting trip exploring and touring Washington, D.C., on June 9-13. One of Cavitt’s history teachers, Mr. Cook, loves going on this trip every year, and is over the moon excite...

Upper Bathrooms Being Closed Indefinitely

Michael Andreae, Staff writer

May 1, 2018

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Last week the boys’ bathroom near the woodshop building were being vandalized with drawings, toilet paper everywhere, and urine on the ground. The bathrooms were closed last week, and will probably be closed for the rest of the...

Is the Current State Testing a Waste of Time?

Jack Lund, Staff writer

May 1, 2018

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Every year at Cavitt Jr. High, students take the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress, commonly known as the state test, but a lot of people have different views on the test and its contents. The test i...

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