• Congressman Kurt Schrader Talks About Impeachment Inquiry to the Compass Wednesday.
  • Congressman Kurt Schrader Talks About Impeachment Inquiry to Compass Wednesday.

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STD Crisis Outbreak

Claire Gosson and Lacey Joseph

October 31, 2019

Health officials have recently raised alarm about the STD crisis in the United States. Cases of gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis have risen significantly resulting in 2.4 million infections diagnosed this last year alone. Since the...

Education Funding Matters Rally

Advanced Journalism, Senior Reporters

May 7, 2019

Hundreds of teachers across the state of Oregon will be absent from their classrooms tomorrow. Instead of teaching, they will be rallying for better school funding, more staff, and additional resources within their school districts. ...

SSC DECA Student Takes Top Award

Ruby Webb, Editor-in-Chief

May 2, 2019

Annika Marshall, a senior from Clackamas High School and first year DECA member has taken 1st Place Overall in the Human Resources Management category at the national DECA competition in Orlando, Florida.   Marshall...

Showdown to May 8th

Miles Mingo, Reporter

April 29, 2019

On February 18th, 2019, 2500 educators in the state of Oregon marched in Salem demanding for better school funding. On April 4th, the Joint Committee for Student Success gave an answer with an investment plan that would cover early edu...

The Tragedies Continue

Venessa Theonia, Reporter

April 29, 2019

Since the 9/11 tragedy, Islamophobia has reigned over the United States. The situation is made worse with the constant violence portrayed in the news. For instance, the most recent one, the Sri Lanka church bombing that drew ...

Sex Trafficking in Oregon

Sex Trafficking in Oregon

January 29, 2019

Ending the Shutdown Before the Next One Begins

Kayla Ingraham, Reporter

January 29, 2019

On December 22, 2018, the United States went into its longest, and ongoing, government shutdown. Passing up the 21-day shutdown of 1995-1996, and there's no sign of the shutdown coming to a close any time soon. Members of t...

Housing vs. Income Crisis in Milwaukie Affecting Students

Sasha Nielson, Reporter

January 29, 2019

The discrepancy between housing prices and income is seen as an issue primarily affecting adults, but children and teens are widely affected by this issue as well. The prices of housing, mortgages, and rent in Milwaukie, OR are f...

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