The Mirador


It’s Time to Make the Ivy Turn Legal

Margaret Ross, News Editor

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In 2000, the Orinda City Council banned left turns on Ivy Drive between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. on school days. In 2011, the Council banned turning left onto Southwaite Court and U-turns in front of Southwaite Court on scho...

Challenge Day Would Bring Needed Connection to Miramonte Students

Sommar Veverka, Staff Writer

April 28, 2015

Filed under Opinion

After all of the recent incidents among the Miramonte student body, it has evident that we are disconnected. Miramonte needs to bring back Challenge Day.  The mission of the day is to provide youth and their community’s incentive...

New Lockdown Policy Heads in Right Direction

Reilly Moran, Staff writer

April 24, 2015

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The intruder scare last month that put Miramonte on lockdown during lunch showed some weaknesses in our intruder alert system. Students were instructed to go to their 4th period class, which widely did not occur. The Miramonte...

Cafeteria Food Is Falling Down in the Health Department

Chris Berg, Staff Writer

April 10, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The cafeteria food at Miramonte is mediocre at best, and overpriced. The reason it is so unappetizing is the government regulations that call for making the cafeteria food more healthier. However, it has had adverse effects, such...

Measles Makes a Sudden Comeback

Evan McClure, Staff Writer

March 20, 2015

Filed under Opinion

The recent measles outbreak began at Disneyland in Orange County in mid-December 2014, when at least 40 people who were working or visiting contracted measles. Now measles has spread to at least half a dozen states, and some cases...

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