CHAMPS Charter High School of the Arts

Opinion: Young activists trying to make a change are being shamed

Opinion: The Presence of Diversity in Media

It is 1962, finger snapping has made its way onto the big screen and from now on, an iconic film filled with dancing, singing, and choreographed fight scenes would be remembered for its Academy Awards and not by the misrepresentation of the Latino community. West Side...

To my fellow ‘unaccomplished’ 2018 seniors

To my fellow ‘unaccomplished’ 2018 seniors

Hah! Graduation is coming up! Class of 2018 can finally leave the haunted, horrible and hellish grounds of high school. While many are elated with joy and the wondrous future college has for them, some are uncertain of what higher education may bring while others are...

Opinion: Young activists trying to make a change are being shamed

Juuling: A new trend for teenagers

The teen years are notorious for first-time experiences: first kiss, relationship, heartache, friend drama or maybe death of a loved one. Because of all the raging hormones, emotional rollercoasters, the constant stress of school and being aware of the future as well...

Opinion: Young activists trying to make a change are being shamed

Opinion: Mexican food is more than just your average taco

“Mexican food is gathering importance in the U.S. We are living through a time when it is being revalued, and that is really exciting as a cook,” Gabriela Camara said in an article for VICE. Coming from a home that values the culture behind every meal, it is insulting...

Opinion: Young activists trying to make a change are being shamed

Op-Ed: The Silencing of Rape Culture

Harvey Weinstein, an American film producer and former film studio executive, has been accused of sexually assaulting multiple women. “Harvey Scissorhands,” a name given to Weinstein by multiple directors, has given women opportunities in film, but has asked for more...

Opinion: Young activists trying to make a change are being shamed

Op-Ed: The World is Ending… Wait, What?

Due to earthquakes, climate change, tornadoes, and hurricanes, we have come to believe that the world is ending and yet CHAMPS’ students have no reason to care. With the situations we are currently facing, 2017 has been the most scandalous year since Bill Clinton. We...

Parkland shooting in their eyes

Parkland shooting in their eyes

Emma González, 18, sat crouched in the small space between one row of chairs and the next in her school’s auditorium. A fire alarm had just went off and González was standing outside with a few friends when she saw band kids running back into their building. Soon...