• New “College-Prep” Classes

    New “College-Prep” Classes

    Kavya Gupta

    November 20, 2017

         This August, as Cupertino High School students received their course schedules, many were surprised to see classes different from the ones they had finalized in April. They were later informed that during the summer of 2017, the administrators at CHS decided to prefix the titles of Chemistry,...

  • Halloween Haunted House

    Halloween Haunted House

    Ashley Kang and Esha Radhakrishnan

    November 4, 2017

    While interviewing people who had just exited the Halloween-themed open house, The Prospector’s staff was abruptly interrupted by a concerned parent. “Excuse me, but exactly how scary was the house?” she asked. Having just finished running through the maze screaming, we hesitantly assured that...

  • Recommendations – TV and Movies

    Recommendations – TV and Movies

    Ariana Fahri

    November 2, 2017

    The internet is amazing. From Netflix to Amazon Prime to everything in between, the internet is vast and endless. But as a student, you’re probably stuck with a limited amount of time and a ton of movies and tv shows. Don’t worry, here’s a list of the best of the best: Dexter (2006) De...

  • Work Out Music

    Work Out Music

    Aashna Shah

    November 2, 2017

    Listening to music while you work out has been an activity many have come to enjoy. Not only does it make working out more fun, but also has a positive effect on workout regimes since many studies have proven that people work harder when listening to upbeat music, as well as helping keep pace while runn...

  • Challenge Day 2017

    Challenge Day 2017

    Aashna Shah

    November 2, 2017

    On Oct. 24, 2017, 100 students, parents and teachers gathered in the field house for a day of bonding and sharing personal experiences. Challenge Day is meant to target issues we have in society and show students that is important to be open to talk about these issues and what they have been through...

NEWS

Kelly Ho and Ethan Hsiao are Siemens Finalists

Kelly Ho and Ethan Hsiao are Siemens Finalists

Varun Shenoy

November 3, 2017No Comments

        Every year, thousands of high school students passionate about science submit graduate-level research papers to the prestigious Siemens Competition. This year, 491 students  were recognized as semifinalists and...

Students to receive PE credits for marching band

Students to receive PE credits for marching band

Varun Shenoy, Photo Assistant

September 22, 2017No Comments

Starting this year, the first semester of marching band offers PE credits, enabling students to complete the PE requirements for high school graduation after completing two years of marching band. Ultimately, this ne...

Pioneers to Panthers

Pioneers to Panthers

Anthony Zhu

September 7, 2017No Comments

In wake of Hurricane Harvey and the destruction it wreaked in and around coastal Texan communities, Cupertino High School is sponsoring a fundraiser, Pioneers to Panthers, to raise money for CE King High School, a school...

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ENTERTAINMENT

Recommendations – TV and Movies

Recommendations – TV and Movies

Ariana Fahri

November 2, 2017No Comments

The internet is amazing. From Netflix to Amazon Prime to everything in between, the internet is vast and endless. But as a student, you’re probably stuck with a limited amount of time and a ton of movies and tv shows. D...

French Films

French Films

May 21, 2017

Places to Study

Places to Study

May 9, 2017

North Korean Music Review

North Korean Music Review

May 8, 2017

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OPINIONS

Boy and Girl Scouting Organizations Reinforce Outdated Gender Roles

Boy and Girl Scouting Organizations Reinforce Outdated Gender Roles

Saagar Sanghavi

September 30, 2017No Comments

     Despite us living in an age of ever-increasing advocacy for women’s rights and opportunities, our mindset towards gender roles in society seems slow to progress. Perhaps one cause of this is th...

Service Clubs Should Let Students Attend their Own Events for Credit

Service Clubs Should Let Students Attend their Own Events for Credit

September 30, 2017

FUHSD Should Offer Psychology Classes

FUHSD Should Offer Psychology Classes

September 24, 2017

Students Should Change How They View Schoolwork

Students Should Change How They View Schoolwork

May 19, 2017

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