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Drawing up some pi

Drawing up some pi

To celebrate the magic of Pi Day, students competed to draw the perfect circle and  recited the digits of pi, during nutrition and lunch on March 14. Senior Ricardo Cardenas won for drawing the perfect circle and s...

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Recent News Stories

Graduation date, speakers, location announced

Graduation date, speakers, location announced

March 10

Parents invited to visit classes tomorrow

March 6

Senior Danielle Valenzuela wins T-shirt design contest for the Northwest STEAM Fest

Senior Danielle Valenzuela wins T-shirt design contest for the Northwest STEAM Fest

March 2

English teacher Leah Pevar nominated for Teacher of the Year

English teacher Leah Pevar nominated for Teacher of the Year

March 2

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Movie Review: You won’t want ‘Before I Fall’ to end

Movie Review: You won’t want ‘Before I Fall’ to end

Michelle Kaganovsky

In the movie “Before I Fall,” main character Samantha Kingston (Zoey Deutch) lives the quintessential teenage life- perfect friends, an ideal boyfriend and a clear future.  That is, until the life-changing night ...

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Movie Review: Take a seat with rejects at ‘Table 19’

Movie Review: Take a seat with rejects at ‘Table 19’

March 10

Movie Preview: ‘King Kong’ remade again

Movie Preview: ‘King Kong’ remade again

March 9

Movie Preview: Be our guest to live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Movie Preview: Be our guest to live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’

March 9

Album review: Ed Sheeran’s “Divide”

Album review: Ed Sheeran’s “Divide”

March 7

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Every student has right to use whichever bathroom they are most comfortable with

Every student has right to use whichever bathroom they are most comfortable with

Paola Rivas

A couple of weeks ago, I was going to the bathroom during class when I stumbled across one of the transgender students at school who was happily chatting away with his girlfriends inside th...

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Editorial: Fake news has tainted journalistic credibility

Editorial: Fake news has tainted journalistic credibility

March 10

Get educated about new uneducated Secretary of Education

Get educated about new uneducated Secretary of Education

March 9

Say goodbye to saying goodbye to three weeks of winter break vacation

Say goodbye to saying goodbye to three weeks of winter break vacation

February 16

Music festivals overly expensive despite lack of popular artists performing

Music festivals overly expensive despite lack of popular artists performing

February 15

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College Corner: What to know about college before starting school

College Corner: What to know about college before starting school

Ani Kocharyan

Many students walk into college blinded by myths they’ve been told. However, many of those stories aren’t based on facts, here is a list debunking common fabrications. Myth: Most students graduate c...

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Dance Club brings entertainment to Fiesta Fridays

Dance Club brings entertainment to Fiesta Fridays

March 8

Boy Scout James Young brings xeriscaping to campus

Boy Scout James Young brings xeriscaping to campus

February 24

Club Corner: peering into the college application process

Club Corner: peering into the college application process

February 14

Students go to LA County History Day

Students go to LA County History Day

February 13

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Athlete of the month: Raul Serrano

Athlete of the month: Raul Serrano

Richard Mendiola

Although changing schools took some time to transition into, senior Raul Serrano continues playing volleyball. “I got into volleyball because of my cousin,” Serrano...

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Boys lacrosse aims for championships

Boys lacrosse aims for championships

March 8

Girls water polo suffers a defeat in playoffs

Girls water polo suffers a defeat in playoffs

February 24

Boys soccer shoots for victory again

Boys soccer shoots for victory again

February 8

Athlete of the Month: Karate Kid Keonabelle

Athlete of the Month: Karate Kid Keonabelle

February 2

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