The Prospector

A Community Divided: The Regnart Creek Trail

A Community Divided: The Regnart Creek Trail

Lawrence Fan

October 13, 2018


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The following corrections were made to our Regnart Creek Trail Decision article that appeared in Issue 1 of our print magazine: 10-8-18-255-PM-Prospector-Corrections Below is the revised article. Aug. 21, 2018, marked the Cupertino City Council’s unanimous approval of the Regnart Creek Bike Trail, w...

Homecoming 2018 Wrap-up

Homecoming 2018 Wrap-up

Kenneth Jeon, Ariana Fahri, and Brandon Hong

October 11, 2018


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Freshman Class of 2022 - High School Musical https://www.youtube.com/embed/wZI-a5kCLv8 Sophomore Class of 2021 - Beauty and the Beast Unfortunately, we were unable to record footage for the 2021 Homecoming Rally. We apologize for this honest mistake. Junior Class of 2020 - Lion King https://www.youtube.com/watch...

Cupertino High School’s 60th Anniversary

Cupertino High School’s 60th Anniversary

Angela Ma

September 20, 2018


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Many alumni and students made their way to Cupertino High School on Sept. 15 to celebrate the school’s 60th anniversary. The celebration included a pep rally with performances from the Golden Spurs Dance Team and the marching band, a welcome speech by principal Kami Tomberlain, guided tours of campus,...

Back to School Rally 2018

Back to School Rally 2018

Kenneth Jeon and Brandon Hong

September 19, 2018


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The 2018 Back to School Rally took place on August 31st, 2018. It was a blacklight rally meaning it was all glow-in-the-dark with the overall theme of the rally being Arcade Games. The class themes were: FRESHMEN: Tetris SOPHOMORES: Space Invaders JUNIORS: Sonic SENIORS: Pac-Man ...

A Look into Cupertino Robotics’s Project Artemis

A Look into Cupertino Robotics’s Project Artemis

Jeffrey Xiong

September 17, 2018


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At the end of the 2017-2018 school year, Cupertino High School juniors Tanvika Dasari and Ishika Shah created Project Artemis, a robotics outreach program hosted by Cupertino Robotics to increase inclusiveness for girls in robotics. Project Artemis consisted of two three-hour-long workshops after...

Visual Concert 2018 | Band, Color Guard & Orchestra

Visual Concert 2018 | Band, Color Guard & Orchestra

Sydney Liao

May 30, 2018


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On Wednesday, May 23, crowds of students and parents gathered at Cupertino High School’s Robert Gomez Center to watch the CHS Band, Orchestra, Percussion and Color Guard perform the annual Band Visual Show. As the last show of the school year, as well as a tribute to graduating seniors and an ...

Voter Registration Party

Voter Registration Party

Tal Ashkenazi

May 15, 2018


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        On the 27th of April, the Fremont Union High School District held a party to celebrate 200 students registering to vote. Those who attended were very happy at the outcome due to the significance of youth interest in politics. “You’re better equipped to take on challenges in front of ...

Effects of Facebook Data Breach on the CHS Population

Effects of Facebook Data Breach on the CHS Population

Henry Zhang

May 14, 2018


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        Since 2014, the political marketing firm Cambridge Analytica had been collecting Facebook user data. The data was gathered through a third-party quiz application and then shared with Cambridge Analytica. Those who took the quiz were notified beforehand that their profile information would...

Senior Farewell Rally

Senior Farewell Rally

Michelle Ma and Jennifer Zaratan

May 5, 2018


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For the first time in recent years, the traditional May rally has been replaced by a “Senior Send-off” rally. This new rally designates each grade as the previous homecoming theme of the graduating class, with freshmen as the class of 2018’s most recent “Wild Wild West,” and the seniors as the...

Anusha Kuchibhotla Attends the March for Our Lives

Anusha Kuchibhotla Attends the March for Our Lives

Santosh Muralidaran

April 25, 2018


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On March 24, 2018, CHS senior Anusha Kuchibhotla was one of the few CHS students to attend the March for Our Lives in San Jose, Calif. The March for Our Lives was a march that occurred in many different cities across the United States to advocate for stricter federal gun control laws. It organized in r...

Shooter Threat

Shooter Threat

Yooni Park and Anthony Zhu

April 7, 2018


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        On Mar. 27, 2018, Cupertino High School saw a second threat in a span of less than a month. During lunch, there was a school-wide announcement stating that students and staff must evacuate the campus immediately. The ASB office received multiple phone calls stating that there were armed s...

Update on Pioneers to Panthers

Update on Pioneers to Panthers

Xinyi Zhang and Kenneth Jeon

March 6, 2018


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        From mid-August to early September last year, Category 4 storm Hurricane Harvey struck Central America and the United States. The Texas coast was one of the areas hit hardest, with Houston experiencing over 48 inches of cumulative rain, according to The New York Times. After contacting he...

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