Teenagers unanimously rejoice as California school boards sign off on what will start school time at 8:30am instead of 8am. The decision was widely debated among parents, teachers, and students, as students felt that school started too early, and didn't get enough sleep, while others claimed that schools were not at fault for a students..
Student performance in mathematics and reading/language arts determines the rankings, which take into consideration the success of kids from various socioeconomic backgrounds. Elementary Schools More than 5,500 schools in California were included in the elementary study. Anderson Elementary placed in the top 1.5 percent of schools statewide, while Davis Magnet School scored in the top..
NMUSD has selected Dr. Wesley Smith as the new superintendent for the district. Per Estancia High School, Smith has been in California Public Education for 24 years, 13 of which being a site or district leader, and 8 of which as an educator and influencer at the state and federal levels. Smith is currently an..
A student's perspective on a teacher will most likely be how they think about that class and how well they do in that class. Due to this, many students have different opinions on what makes a teacher a good teacher. One student said that "A good teacher is one who is really engaged and fun..
Often when you see a teacher in a public place you might think, "Why are they here?" or "Is that who I think it is?" Yes, that is your teacher standing in line paying for groceries. Impossible, right? Some teachers get uncomfortable or even embarrassed when seeing one of their students in the same store..
On October 1, Governor Newsom announced that as soon as the FDA fully approves COVID-19 vaccines for students in grades 7-12, it will be added as a required vaccine for students to receive in person instruction in schools. Teachers and school staff members in California must provide proof of vaccination or undergo weekly COVID tests. ..
Looking for a place to get vaccinated that's close to school? Look no further, you can get vaccinated on September 30th, 2021, from 3:30 PM-4:30 PM at Costa Mesa High School's very own Performing Arts Center. The event is open to CMMS/HS students and any immediate family members. You must have parental consent if 12-17..
Christmas season may still be far away, but that won't stop Drama from getting in the Christmas spirit! Costa Mesa Middle School is doing their first play of the year, Charles Dickens' "Christmas Carol." Only middle school students are allowed to audition for parts, but high school students can volunteer to be a part of..
The Learning Lab is a free tutoring and study space open to all CMHS students. It is held in Mr. Richard's room, 133, from 3-4 PM Monday - Thursday. You can ask any Mesa Staff member to sign you up. However, walk-ins are welcome too. To keep tutoring fun, those who are signed up are..
If you go to Costa Mesa High, you've used a Chromebook. Even if you don't go here you might have used one in the past, and we can all agree that there are better laptops available. Even though Chromebooks aren't the best, they certainly aren't useless. Surprisingly, there are some pros to using a Chromebook..