Category Archives: Sandpiper Selects

How much sense does MPUSD’s flag ban make?

The first California flag to feature a grizzly bear, created by William L. Todd in 1846, was made to be a symbol of strength and unyielding resistance while California was…

Multi-sport athletes face fewer overuse injuries

In pursuit of collegiate scholarships student-athletes are pushing themselves harder than ever, and as a result some high school athletes are turning toward the specialization route in hopes of honing…

Letter to the Editor

Dear Sandpiper Staff and Writers: Congratulations on the quality, workmanship and readability of Volume XXXIII, Issue 5.  For me, as a long-time reader of The Sandpiper, a former newspaper reporter,…

News Briefs

The Bring Your Own Device pilot program, which allows seniors in English teacher Mike Palshaw’s Writing class to bring their own laptops for class, began mid-January. Of Palshaw’s 68 students…

Construction Delays

With construction for the CHS science wing delayed for two months, assistant principal Martin Enriquez says that juniors will be able to continue parking on the freshmen field until construction…

Red Cross Club hosts blood drive for Sandy victims

With construction for the CHS science wing delayed for two months, assistant principal Martin Enriquez says that juniors will be able to continue parking on the freshmen field until construction…