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All the news in and around Kennedy, Pocket, and Sacramento.

All Dogs Don’t Go to Kennedy

By Aaron Soliz, Clarion Staff The Dog Lovers Club was scheduled to bring out dogs on Friday, January 20th after school in front of the auditorium. The club had the […]

Kennedy Clarion Distributed on Campus Oct 21

The first issue for the 2016-2017 school year was distributed on campus on October 21. Breanna Thomas, Clarion Staff, photographed an unidentified Kennedy student taking a newspaper out of one of […]

Bloody October

By Saeri Plagmann, Clarion Staff Every so often, Kennedy gets the opportunity to take part in the blood drive, where anyone age 16 or older and weighs at least 110 […]

A Competition to Talk About

By Timmy Curry and Aaron Soliz, Clarion Staff JFK’s Speech and debate team went to Woodcreek High School in Roseville on Saturday October 8th. We had twelve Kennedy students make […]

Early Release Thursdays

By Cynthia Dominguez, Clarion Staff With the new school year, changes are inevitable. Although change can be initially startling, it eventually integrates itself to the point that the change in […]

Clown Sightings no Laughing Matter at JFK

By Breanna Thomas, Clarion Staff The creepy clown sightings have gotten way out of hand. In fact, it has reached various locations across America. CBC News believes it is creepy […]

526 Seniors Set to Graduate June 15

A senior class of 526 students is preparing for graduation this June. This culminating event marks the end of high school, but the beginning of life to come as an […]

Blood Drive Brings Students Together

By Aryanna Zavala, Clarion Staff On Monday, February 22, 2016, the Blood Drive was held in the small gym on our school campus. This drive was made possible by a […]

Kaitlyn Kui Mesmerizes Again

By Christopher Wong, Chief Editor Poetry has a special ability to captivate you and speak to the mind no matter how many times you hear it, just how Kaitlyn Kui has […]

Winter Ball Steals the Night

By Savannah Vang, Clarion staff Over the President’s day weekend, students were able to enjoy themselves at the Winter Ball held February 13 at Library Galleria in Downtown Sacramento.  Many […]

Sacramento 2016 Mayoral Election

By Timothy Curry, Clarion Staff Four mayoral candidates have announced their intent to run in this year’s race, the winner will be decided by Sacramento voters on June 7, 2016. […]

Poetry Out Loud Winners Chosen

By Aryanna Zavala and Katie Albert, Clarion Staff Every year, John F. Kennedy High School holds a Poetry Out Loud (POL) competition with students from all grades participating. The 2015-2016 […]