El Cid Mission Statement
El Cid is a student newspaper that aims to inform the student body of Cathedral Catholic High School with unbiased truth on news, diverse perspectives through opinion pieces, updates on Cathedral’s plethora of sports, teams, and clubs, and human interest feature stories.
El Cid serves the student body and greater Cathedral Catholic community with integrity and justice, and aims to:
I. Protect First Amendment rights to freedom of speech, promoting the free flow of information.
II. Drive a quest for diversity in opinion and opportunity to express such opinions through an organized and distinguished publication.
III. Advocate for voices often unheard by elucidating points of contention among the student population.
IV. Teach and provide valuable experience to individuals contemplating careers within the realm of journalism.
V. Inform, entertain, and communicate with the public so as to promote the existence of a well-informed Cathedral Catholic community.