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Critical Information for Students Taking Advanced Placement Exams

Daniel Toll, Editor-in-Chief

March 22, 2020

Attention Cavaliers! Attached on this link is important information from the College Board regarding Advanced Placement (AP) exam procedures, including the ways in which tests will be administered and how the College Board will be preparing review sessions for AP Students. If you are taking an AP te...

Testing Takes a Toll on Teens

Ariana Alvarez, Staff Writer

March 9, 2020

Only a few months ago, the school year began. Now, testing season is fast approaching and yet another April and May are on track to be ruined by standardized testing. While we all have our own opinions on testing, it is clear to say that standardized testing's cons outweigh its pros because it is an...

How to Efficiently Study

Kelly Hanley, Infographic Producer

April 29, 2016

How To: Prepare for Exam Season

The countdown to testing has begun!

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 6, 2016

April is upon us! In a month, the dreaded weeks of testing begin. Any Olympian knows preparing for a feat of endurance takes a lot of work and planning and getting ready for testing day is no different. Get ready for testing season with six easy steps: 1. Don't rush it! Though it is hard to get ...

The Review Book for You

Which book is best for your study style?

Sophie Feinberg, Editor

April 16, 2015

With Advanced Placement (AP) exams right around the corner, many students are scavenging for the review book that will guarantee a passing score. Because there are so many options available, it can be difficult to decide which book is a good fit. Here is a guide that lists some of the most common review...

How to Cure AP Exam Fever

The Princeton Review is a popular company that makes books on everything you need to know for particular AP exams.

Cavan Wilson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2015

With the end of the school year approaching, everyone is starting to get ready for the start of summer. However, Advanced Placement (AP) exams linger in the backs of students' minds. The AP exams taken in the last nine-weeks of school are crucial in order to obtain certain college credit. The following...

Gisselle Gonzalez: Persona Grata

Gisselle Gonzalez poses at the Junior Ring Ceremony.

Howard Senior, Copy Editor

February 16, 2015

A plenitude of qualities comes to mind when one hears the name Gisselle Lucia Gonzalez: intelligent, exemplary, dedicated, diligent, and lucid, among many others. An International Baccalaureate (IB) junior, Gonzalez could be considered the quintessential renaissance woman; she is bilingual in English...

AP/IB Tutoring Available

palomar.edu

Business Manager

February 10, 2015

As we are getting ready for AP/IB testing in May, many of our teachers are offering tutoring after school. Attached please find the calendar for the next few months when teachers will be available for tutoring. If you have any questions, please let us know.

Girls to Guys: A Mixed Formula?

Typically in classrooms, there is a large difference between the amount of girls and boys.

Camilo Bacca, Staff Writer

January 23, 2014

We have all heard the saying that men are from Mars, and women are from Venus. According to society's view, ladies are expected to like clothes, flowers, pink things. and everything that is sugar, spice and anything nice. Guys are the complete opposite, and it's considered an insult to all things...

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