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WeGo Drama’s ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ extend the Halloween season

WeGo Drama’s ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ extend the Halloween season

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Club Beats, News

WeGo Drama will extend the Halloween spirit with their performance of Robert Louis Stevenson’s novella “Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde” on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. “(The play) is an adaptation of the classic horror story, ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde,’ about a man who is a scientist doctor w...

Halloween festivities around the corner

Halloween festivities around the corner

October 26, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Clubs, News

Students will be able to participate in Halloween festivities starting Monday.   Pumpkin contest All students are invited to show off their creative side in the annual pumpkin decorating contest. “(We’re looking for) the most creative, ‘Oh my God, look at that (pumpkin),” Horti...

CBS reporter gives journalism students tips

CBS reporter gives journalism students tips

By Ariana Alcantar, Editor in chief

October 26, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

Journalism students gained insight about the press from “CBS Sunday Morning”  correspondent Mo Rocca on a recent visit to the school. “When I went to college I didn't study journalism, but I started writing for a TV show, and the thing that I really learned is the most important in being a jou...

VFW offers ‘Why My Vote Matters’ speech competition

VFW offers ‘Why My Vote Matters’ speech competition

By Leslie Najera-Rivas, Reporter

October 19, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

The deadline for the Veterans of Foreign Wars national Voice of Democracy competition “Why My Vote Matters” is around the corner. “Every state holds local competitions and each state will pick a winner, then all 50 winners will go to Washington D.C. Usually in February then they have another ...

Senior athlete enjoys running lifestyle

Senior athlete enjoys running lifestyle

By Ariana Alcantar, Editor in chief

October 19, 2018


Filed under Boys Cross Country, Carousel, Fall Sports, Features, Lifestyles, News, Sports

Three-year varsity cross country runner and captain senior Kamal Patel is enjoying his last season as a high schooler. “I would say that running is so great that it almost helps our body in every situation. It’s a lifestyle, it keeps the body in good shape, helps you concentrate, focus on study...

CBS highlights government classes for national story

CBS highlights government classes for national story

By Ariana Alcantar, Editor in chief

October 18, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

The “CBS Sunday Morning” crew from New York set up in a social studies classroom Thursday to broadcast government classes for a national story about civics education. “They are going show how we teach government, which is very different than how it is taught all over the United States,” go...

Students will voice origins at Open Mic ‘Rocking our Roots’

Students will voice origins at Open Mic ‘Rocking our Roots’

By Isabela Casimiro, Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Clubs, News

Creative Writing Club’s “Rocking our Roots” themed Open Mic night will be held Thursday in the Student Activity Center. “Our topic is pretty much like an homage. Going back to where you came from kind of thing. Just to think about where we come from,” adviser Tara DeLeon said. The ev...

Learn multiple languages through free learning app Duolingo

Learn multiple languages through free learning app Duolingo

By Leslie Najera-Rivas, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News, Reviews

Learning a language can be difficult but fun and sometimes schools don’t offer a foreign language a student may want to take. Duolingo is a free language learning app to help you. It is available on both a computer on androids and ios. Having an app where you can learn a language is helpful w...

Undefeated golfer heads to state tournament

Undefeated golfer heads to state tournament

By Isabela Casimiro, Perspectives Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Fall Sports, Features, Girls Golf, Lifestyles, News

Four-year golfer, sophomore Kendall Farm remains undefeated for the season and is now heading to state Friday and Saturday. Farm won first place on Sept. 24 at the Upstate Eight Conference, regionals on Oct. 4, and sectionals on Oct. 8. Farm shot a 79 in the conference at The Bridges of Popla...

Students can show writing talent in Dare to Scare contest

Students can show writing talent in Dare to Scare contest

By Leslie Najera-Rivas, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Carousel, News

After the success of last year’s contest, the LRC challenges students to show talent and create horror tales in their annual Dare to Scare event for the chance to win a gift card. “It is our fall writing contest and community event. The event offers a venue for our students to display their crea...

Women’s Leadership Club celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a treat sale

Women’s Leadership Club celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month with a treat sale

By Ariana Alcantar, Editor in chief

October 9, 2018


Filed under Carousel, Clubs, News

One year after its absence, Women’s Leadership Club will have a treat sale starting Tuesday during all lunch hours to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. “The ways we are trying to get involved this month is to take a leadership role with the Hispanic Heritage Month because we have a high Hispanic ...

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