Staff Application

Jack Fallon

Welcome to THE PAPER! We are an entirely student-run organization that produces a monthly issue along with a daily-updated website. We’d love to have you on board! 

Click on the buttons below to view the applications for the 2020-2021 newspaper staff.

UPDATE (4/8/20): Teacher recommendations are no longer required due to COVID-19. Please email the completed application (typed or scanned) to both twsampson@capousd.org and dhhsnp@gmail.com

FAQ:

What if I don’t like writing?

At THE PAPER, you don’t have to write. We have photographers, videographers, web designers, newscasters, and more.

What grade do I need to be in?

All upcoming sophomores, juniors, and seniors are eligible to apply to be on staff. Current freshmen can also join second semester as a staff intern. 

What period is newspaper?

Newspaper is currently designated as a 3rd period class. Accepted staffers must contact their counselor in order to add it to their schedule. Please see Mr. Sampson for other accommodations. 

Can I write for multiple sections?

Yes! Staffers are not restricted to a single section and often write for multiple. Staffers are eligible to change sections at any point throughout the year.

For further questions…

Please contact twsampson@capousd.org or dhhsnp@gmail.com, or see Sampson in room 706. Also, feel free to direct message our Instagram account @dhhsnewspaper.