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Seniors Ready to Get Their Voices Heard
Pioneer's graduating class weighs in on this year's presidential election for the first time
By: Maddi Kidder and Beatriz Lopez
When many of Pioneer’s class of 2017 were born, President William Jefferson Clinton held office, soon to give way to George W. Bush. Nearly 20 years later, another Clinton is on the ballot, the former President’s wife, former Senator and Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton.
Dress Code up for Debate
District altered the dress code with safety as the main concern
By: Lauryn Luescher and Katie Nguyen
After debate during the 2015-2016 school year, the San Jose Unified School District updated its dress code policy and language to emphasize safety as the primary concern, removing restrictions that some felt were unnecessary or biased against specific genders.
Springing into a New Curriculum
The changes and effects brought forth by the use of SprigBoard
By: Annika Dahlberg
During the 2015-2016 school year, Pioneer math students used the College Board’s SpringBoard materials in their courses and selected English classes piloted their version of the same program.
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