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This category is dedicated to all the current events at Clark High School.

The Charger Closet: Separate in Space, not Spirit

October 15, 2019 3:50pm | Erin Keene

The Charger Closet has moved locations, but K.E.E.N. Club is thriving in the midst of this new change. The Charger Closet is a student facilitated program run by K.E.E.N. (Keeping Everyone’s Eyes on the Neighborhood) Club, which makes a variety of resources available to all […]

A College Application Glossary: Everything You Need to Know

October 10, 2019 11:18am | Jacob Birdsong

College–it seems like it’s the thing that everyone talks about, but that’s too dreadful to confront at face value. It’s the specter that haunts the great halls of Clark.  I think a lot of kids are put off by the notion of college just because […]

Clark High School Survival Guide

September 19, 2019 4:13am | Erin Keene, Angelyn Celis

The start of every school year brings in a surge of new challenges and opportunities. From navigating the 200s hallways to balancing a social life with extracurricular activities, the start of a new school year can be quite overwhelming, but you don’t have to do […]

New After School Policies Released

September 13, 2019 5:47pm | Jaiden Reddy

A memo released yesterday detailed four major changes to Clark’s after school policies. These are the newest policies in a long line of changes instituted by Principal Rael to make Clark’s campus more secure. These changes include: Students cannot use school bathrooms after 2 pm […]

31 Clark seniors named National Merit semifinalists

September 12, 2019 11:30pm | Jaiden Reddy

For the third year in a row, Ed W. Clark High School’s graduating class has set a new state record with 31 national merit semifinalists. Clark had 25 in 2018 and 23 in 2017. The National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced this year’s semifinalists in the […]

Clark Football Team Overcomes Field Closure

September 12, 2019 10:06pm | Erin Keene, Elisia Hurley, Angelyn Celis

After a summer field inspection from CCSD that determined Clark’s football field was unsafe for contact sports, many students worried that Clark football would repeat last year’s 1-8 losing season. “During the summer, the news of losing our field definitely made us lose a ton […]

Mr. Rael’s New Policies: Everything You Need to Know

August 31, 2019 3:36am | Jaiden Reddy, Antonio Mosby, Jorge Castro

Our new principal, Mr. Rael, came to Clark at the end of last year, promising new changes to make Clark High School a better place. However, since the first day of school, a batch of policies designed to make the school safer have instead caused […]

Welcome Back, Chargers!

August 28, 2019 3:21am | Erin Keene

Welcome to our 2019-2020 school year, Clark Chargers! We know how short summer felt, but we hope you are as excited as we are for the new school year. First, we want to start you off with some of our school’s many summer accomplishments. Clark […]

Meet Clark’s New Principal: Mr. Rael

May 9, 2019 11:09pm | Jaiden Reddy

After Mrs. Pendleton’s departure in March, many of Clark’s students have been wondering who would follow her as our new principal. After our interview with her replacement, our team is very excited to welcome Mr. Antonio Rael to Clark High School. Mr. Rael has been […]

The Dangers of Late-Term Abortion Legalization

April 16, 2019 3:27am | Richard Park

I was 11 or 12 when I stumbled across it – to my dismay. I was assigned a 6th English project to write an argumentative essay on any contentious topic, and after a Google search for ideas, I stumbled across the topic no one likes […]