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CRLS Joins in on Global Protest

CRLS Joins in on Global Protest

March 29, 2019

On Friday, March 15th, 2019, students all over the world left school midday and gathered in throngs at state buildings and other public spaces. This global action was intended to make a statement to world leaders who continually turn a blind eye to the increasingly pressing climate issues the world is facing.

The “Register Forum” Wins Awards!

The “Register Forum” Wins Awards!

March 28, 2019

The "Register Forum" won three awards at the Greater Boston High School Newspaper Competition at Suffolk University! We won first place for both Excellence in Editorial Writing and Excellence in Sports Writing, as well as an honorable mention for Excellence in News Writing.

Ceiling Tiles Aim to Raise Awareness About Climate

Ceiling Tiles Aim to Raise Awareness About Climate

March 28, 2019

Throughout the afternoon on Tuesday, February 12th, a handful of CRLS students and staff worked tirelessly to implement the final steps of a project that had been brewing for months. While walking through the hallway, ceiling tiles are almost always easily ignored. However, as students and staff trickled into school one morning, they noticed that over 50 ceiling tiles throughout the school had been swapped for new tiles emblazoned with colorful messages concerning climate change and the grim future of our environment.

Businesses and Students Are Committed To Sustainability

Businesses and Students Are Committed To Sustainability

March 6, 2019

Since October 1st, 2014, Massachusetts provided state regulations that prohibit commercial organizations from disposing more than a ton of organic waste per week, requiring nearly 2,000 businesses and institutions to find more sustainable alternatives for kitchen scraps and produce that may not make the “aesthetic” cut.

Black History Month Assembly

Black History Month Assembly

March 3, 2019

On February 27th, students attended the CRLS Black History Month Assembly. The event was organized by the Black Student Union (BSU) here at Rindge. Studen...

EF Honors Winners of Annual Glocal Challenge

Jupiter Westbard, Contributing Writer

March 3, 2019

Since 2015, the Glocal Challenge has been an event that encourages high-school students to do something good for the community, whether related to the environment, the economy, or anything in between. In previous years, the Glocal Challenge has enabled students to implement programs that are made to benefit the Cambridge community in some way. Every year, the Glocal facilitators choose a theme for the city-wide challenge.

In Interview, Principal Discusses Redesign of Extension School

In Interview, Principal Discusses Redesign of Extension School

March 3, 2019

As a follow-up to last year's interview, the RF sat down with Principal Souliotis to discuss the High School Extension Program.

BSU and Mr. Yeboah Host Open Mic, Showcase Poetry

BSU and Mr. Yeboah Host Open Mic, Showcase Poetry

March 3, 2019

The first Tuesday of February, also known as Black History Month, marked the first of many poetry events held at CRLS. From 2:45 to around 4:30 PM, the CRLS library was filled with young poets and community members gathered for an open mic and a performance from guest poet, Porsha Olayiwola.

Celebrating Black History

Celebrating Black History

March 2, 2019

The Pearl K. Wise Library kicked off the month with the “Black Authors Are Real” (or, “Black His & Her Stories Month”) display. Senior Jessica Paul and librarians Ms. Houston and Ms. Boninti reversed all the books by non-black American writers, leaving only a fraction of the spines visible.

Dexter’s Words Spark Controversy

Dexter’s Words Spark Controversy

March 2, 2019

On February 5th, the Cambridge School Committee did something it has never done before: It passed a motion during one of its monthly meetings to investigate a School Committee member.

CRLS Responds: What does black pride mean to you?

CRLS Responds: What does black pride mean to you?

March 2, 2019

This piece also appears in our February 2019 print edition.

New Policy: Free Breakfast For All, Free Lunch for Some

New Policy: Free Breakfast For All, Free Lunch for Some

February 1, 2019

As of 2019, all Cambridge Public School District students will have access to free breakfast, and those who have previously received reduced fee lunch will now receive lunch for free as well.

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