Aragon adopts late start Thursdays

August 16, 2017

Last Spring, the SMUHSD Board of Trustees unanimously decided with a vote of 4-0 that on Thursdays, Aragon, Capuchino and Hillsdale will now hold teacher staff meetings in morning rather than the afternoon. As a result, students will now start school at 9:30 a.m and end school at 3:15 p.m as opposed to having the 1:45 p.m early dismissal every Thursday. According to the Schoolloop announcement, “This new late start…


California drought effects Aragon water usage

October 20, 2016

Although El Niño significantly reduced the California drought, conserving water still remains an issue across central and southern California. Since 2013, Aragon was asked to cut to back 25 percent from the water consumption of each month prior to the drought. Because of this, Aragon has to compromise between the need to save water, and the need to maintain a functioning school life and a healthy appearance.