The student news site of Daniel Pearl Magnet High School in Lake Balboa, CA

Low enrollment may affect budget

Winter Rawson and Jacqueline Tatulyan

  Norm Day, the day that the school confirms its enrollment, lands in September. If the enrollment doesn’t reach 418 by that day, then teachers will be displaced and they will have to secure a job at another school. This current year, the school was luck...  Read More »

May 24, 2016 • 0 comments

DC comics make comeback

DC comics make comeback

Yousef Fatehpour

Hollywood News Source “The New 52” was one of the biggest initiatives DC Comics took when it came to relaunching its line of ongoing monthly comic books. “DC Rebirth” aims to hit the same success that “The New 52” had, only with even ...  Read More »

May 23, 2016 • 0 comments


X-Men: Apocalypse brings drama to screens

May 18, 2016


Movie review: “Captain America: Civil War” won’t turn fans against Marvel

May 9, 2016

Captain America, starring Chris Evans and IronMan, played by Robert Downey Jr., square off in Marvel's Civil War coming out May 6

Before watching Captain America: Civil War, get the real story

May 5, 2016

The Front Bottoms rock Downtown stage

May 2, 2016

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Perspective from a carnivore

Juliette Tafoya

Meat is nature’s fruit. It is also the heart and soul of the human being appetite. Meat is what keeps us alive and is the source of where the majority of our protein comes...  Read More »

May 19, 2016 • 1 comment

Being a temporary vegan

May 19, 2016

Vegetarianism is more humane than meat diet

May 19, 2016

Staff Editorial: Recap of our year in student media

May 19, 2016

Staff Editorial: Stop double standards in school dress code

April 17, 2016

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France Cheska is a junior who is passionate about writing and is currently working on poetry books, which will be published. “I write poems to express myself and to send messages to the public,” Cheska ...  Read More »

May 24, 2016 • 0 comments

Kaitlyn Arst recieves co-winner in Individual Exhibit category, allowing her to move on to nationals in Maryland this June.

Sophomore earns co-winner at National History Day

May 19, 2016


Meet the staff: Welcome the new plant manager

May 17, 2016

Juniors Elsie Morales, Yoseline Gutierrez, and April Serrano attended the Chicano Youth Leadership Conference in Malibu, California.

CYLC encourages college attendence

May 9, 2016

Sophomores Jade Ajileye, Mirabelle Chernick and Maia Hito attend Interact Club, a club where students strive to help their community around them. All will be attending a leadership camp in the San Bernadino Mountatins.

Sophomores selected for all expenses-paid Rotary Youth Leadership camp this month

April 15, 2016

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Michael Phelps dives out of retirement and into the pool

Kyrah Hunter

Michael Phelps, 22-time Olympic gold medalist is officially coming out of retirement to swim one last time in the Summer Olympics in August. Phelps announced his active retireme...  Read More »

May 18, 2016 • 0 comments

Sophomore Rachel Bullock prepares to throw the ball. She is a left fielder for BCCHS’  JV  softball team.

Softball has solid season start

April 17, 2016

This is senior Lorenzo Escobar’s last year playing for the Patriots.

Bittersweet end for a baseball city championship player

April 15, 2016

Junior April Serrano manages to get a 3.8 GPA while having two AP classes and is on the lacrosse team.

Athlete of the Month: April Serrano

April 5, 2016

Junior Jozsef Feher prepares to hit the ball. He plays on th varsity tennis team and pactices almost every day.

Athlete of the Month: Jozsef Feher

March 10, 2016

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