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Cyber Bullying Unacceptable at Sobrato

C.J. Garrett, The Bark News Editor

December 20, 2011

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As more and more teens around the country are bullied to death, schools are cracking down on inappropriate student conduct in person and online. Ann Sobrato High School administrators and teachers have been particularly concerned...

The Live Oak 5 Denied

Devan Huddleston, The Bark Corrections Editor

December 20, 2011

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It has been more than 18 months since The Live Oak 5 put Morgan Hill in the national headlines by wearing American flags to school on Cinco de Mayo 2010. This spotlight sparked the very controversial topic of whether these students...

Sobrato buses are better late than never

Gustavo Guevara, The Bark Staff Reporter

December 20, 2011

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“Better late than never, but it’s a problem that needs to be fixed” said Ann Sobrato High Schoo Assistant Principal Vera Gomes when asked about the late buses. Every day many students come to school late, not because...

Financial aid information meeting to be held Wednesday evening

Jordan Santiago, The Bark Staff Reporter

December 5, 2011

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Attention seniors, there will be a financial aid meeting on Wednesday, Dec. 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Ann Sobrato High School library. All senior families are invited to the meeting. Ted Thomas, a counselor at Ann Sobrato...

Journalism returns to Sobrato

Chris Tran, The Bark Staff Reporter

December 5, 2011

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Journalism has come back to Sobrato. The class has not been up and running for three years until our new teacher, Sarah Guthrie has been introduced to the school. The Journalism class has launched a website for its newspaper,...

Cameras stolen from photography class

Kevin Montano, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 10, 2011

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Five cameras were stolen from photography teacher Jim McDonald’s classroom over the span of three weeks starting on Oct. 25, and a student has been named as the culprit. Sobrato has taken action and suspended the student, who...

School sports and buses at risk again in potential budget cuts

Kasey Cockerill, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 10, 2011

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Over the past few years, the state of California has faced continuous budget cuts that have impacted many different people. According to Financial Advisor Magazine, California public schools may face a cut upward of one billion...

Sobrato’s Homecoming Dance postponed for football players

C.J. Garrett, News Editor

November 10, 2011

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Sobrato’s much anticipated Homecoming dance was held on Nov.4 this year, a full four weeks after Homecoming Week and the night rally, thanks to an unforgiving schedule for the Sobrato football team. The Homecoming dance was...

Longtime Libyan dictator killed

Devan Huddleston, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 10, 2011

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Long-time leader of Libya Muammar Gaddafi was killed on October 20 by Libyan rebels and soldiers. He was captured while leaving to his hometown, Sirte, after being removed from his position as leader. Once captured, he was beat...

Administrators say students shouldn’t be surprised by enforcement of inappropriate dancing

Kevin Tran, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 10, 2011

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At Sobrato, students like to express themselves, especially at school dances. With the recent enforcement of an old dance policy, students of Sobrato are in shock they can’t express themselves the way they want. "What new...

Gas leak upsets Gilroy residents

Devan Huddleston, Correction Editor

November 10, 2011

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Workers from a Gilroy construction company hit a gas leak with a digging tool October 10, around 5:30 p.m. while digging holes for new trees in a Gilroy neighborhood. Six apartments had to be evacuated from the Sunset Garden Apartments....

Sobrato mourns loss of student to gang violence

C.J. Garrett, The Bark News Editor

November 9, 2011

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Morgan Hill was struck by a drive-by shooting on Friday, Nov. 4 that wounded three Ann Sobrato High School students, and killed one. Five suspects have been arrested in the shooting, including a 17-year-old Morgan Hill boy....

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