Skip to content


Reviews, analysis, and information on everything entertainment. Music, movies, books, TV shows, video games, food, and all other entertaining subjects are here.

Top Music of 2017: It’s the Final Countdown…

By Cynthia Dominguez, Entertainment & Opinions Editor Music continuously plays a role in the representation in shifts in popular culture. Taking into account the tumultuous nature of 2017, the music […]

Who am I?

By Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff Who are you? Who am I?   I’m hopeful, I’m hanging on.   I’m struggling, I’m still trying.   I’m loved, I’m letting go.   […]

Pew Pew the Movie

By Brandan Wong, Clarion Staff Star Wars: The Last Jedi is a pretty nice piece of work. I haven’t been this excited for a theatrical release since the sequels to […]

Baking Up a Holiday Storm

By Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff During the holiday season, desserts and sweets are especially popular. Many enjoy eating them as well as baking. It may be a time-consuming activity, but […]

JFK Poetry Corner: Slice of Christmas

By Jianna Beasley, Clarion Staff   every morning I awake reluctantly trudging into school peppermint hot cocoa makes it all worthwhile thoughts of Starbucks make me drool   every morning […]

JFK Poetry Corner: The Upcoming

By Makayla Smith, Clarion Staff   It’s that time of the year Toward the end of a long season With ups and downs our year consists of New beginnings are set […]

Word of the Week: Somniphobia

By Cynthia Dominguez, Opinions Editor Many high schoolers treasure every second of sleep that they can get. Whether in the comfort of their own home or in any classroom quiet […]

Wayback Machine – November 26, 1986

From Kennedy Clarion, Vol. 20, No. 4 By Adrianna Iorio Indoor Swimming At Kennedy On October 24th, 1986 an unknown vandal flooded Kennedy’s main gym. The Sacramento Recreation Department issued […]

Poem: Not Perfect

By Desiree Leong, Clarion Staff Hope is not giving up, Not giving in. To let your heart let go of all the hurt, To let your heart heal.   Keeping […]

Word of the Week: Entomophagy

By Cynthia Dominguez, Opinions Editor Entomophagy (en-tuh-MAW-fuh-jee) is defined as the practice of eating insects, specifically by people. Throughout the world, approximately 3,000 ethnic groups eat insects, whether it be […]

Wake Up Sheeple

By Cynthia Dominguez, Clarion Staff As both social and political climates change, the vocabulary of the English language evolves to keep up. The Merriam Webster dictionary surprised many on the […]

Restaurant Review: Gunther’s Ice Cream

By Ariyah Armstrong, Clarion Staff Here in Sacramento, there are variety of amazing restaurants serving food of all ethnicities. Not to mention the delicious seafood and pizza. But let’s think […]