The Pearl Post

  • December 1DPMHS Town Hall Meeting is on Friday, Dec. 4 at 5:30.
  • November 13The deadline to submit CSU applications is Tuesday, Dec. 15.
  • November 13The deadline to submit UC applications is Friday, Dec. 4.
Itzel Luna
Itzel Luna is the Managing Editor for Daniel Pearl Magnet High School’s student website and magazine, The Pearl Post. While on staff this year, Luna hopes to show great leadership skills and improve on them. She is very excited about the upcoming magazine and can’t wait for the first issue to be distributed. When she’s not writing or editing, she enjoys reading and watching Netflix. Some of her favorite shows are “Friends,” “Grey’s Anatomy,” and “Elite.”

Itzel Luna, Managing Editor

Dec 18, 2020
LAUSD gives students second chance with new “no-fail” policy (Media)
Nov 17, 2020
Students’ mental health, grades takes a toll during distance learning (Media)
Nov 12, 2020
School enrollment decreases during virtual learning school year (Media)
Oct 15, 2020
Students adjust to changes brought on by distance learning (Media)
Aug 19, 2020
News magazine editor-in-chief attends prestigious Princeton Summer Journalism Program (Story/Media)
Jun 04, 2020
Distance learning causes sleep deprivation among students (Media)
May 18, 2020
Coronavirus reshapes the 2020 election through mail-in ballots (Media)
May 08, 2020
Colleges become test-optional in light of the coronavirus pandemic (Media)
May 05, 2020
Students prepare for new AP exam format (Media)
May 05, 2020
AP exam format changes to fit new online testing structure (Media)
Apr 01, 2020
College Board switches to online AP exams due to fears of coronavirus (Media)
Mar 17, 2020
Students demand more test-optional college applications (Media)
Feb 18, 2020
Managing editor reports on LMU democratic debate (Story)
Feb 13, 2020
Video: Teachers react to early Valentine’s Day gifts (Media)
Feb 07, 2020
Students help fight climate crisis (Media)
Dec 16, 2019
She Has a Name: Violence Against Black Trans Women is a National Crisis (Media)
Dec 10, 2019
How to de-stress during finals week (Media)
Nov 18, 2019
Thanksgiving special episodes to be grateful and thankful for (Story)
Nov 06, 2019
Utopia is reached in 10th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Media)
Nov 04, 2019
“I was surprised at the sense of belonging that ran through my veins the second that I stepped into the conference” (Story)
Oct 24, 2019
Vaping outbreak worries students (Media)
Sep 26, 2019
Low enrollment continues to plague school (Story)
Sep 25, 2019
Victims’ families sue BCCHS, LAUSD over sexual assault (Story)
Sep 05, 2019
New college classes introduced at DPMHS (Media)
Aug 29, 2019
Managing editor attends summer workshops at USC, GRAMMY Camp (Story)
Jul 07, 2019
Disney actor Cameron Boyce dies at age 20 (Story)
Jul 03, 2019
The Pearl Post takes home first place at 61st annual LA Press Club So Cal Journalism Awards (Story/Media)
Jun 02, 2019
Enrollment looking to bounce back (Story)
Jun 01, 2019
Measles outbreak worries students (Media)
May 29, 2019
Lawmakers shouldn’t make decisions for women (Media)
May 24, 2019
Boys volleyball show signs of improvement in City Playoffs (Media)
May 22, 2019
Pearl Con IV takes on a WWII theme to celebrate school’s history (Media)
May 07, 2019
BCCHS coach Scott Silva found guilty of child molestion charges (Story)
May 06, 2019
Spring Concert brings L.A. to life (Media)
Apr 25, 2019
BCCHS coach Scott Silva’s trial set to begin (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Om Patel (Media)
Apr 24, 2019
Put an end to debate: Buds or Airpods (Story)
Apr 24, 2019
Community takes action to save the environment (Media)
Apr 11, 2019
Smash your opponents at Super Smash Bros. Club (Story)
Apr 10, 2019
Students attend CSUN Future Currents Festival (Media)
Mar 31, 2019
Students celebrate Fiesta Friday with Polaroid photoshoots and cricket tacos (Media)
Mar 20, 2019
Student distrust in administration increased by perceived lack of response to reports (Story)
Mar 17, 2019
Students solve mysteries while play-testing new game ‘Save the Circus’ (Media)
Mar 13, 2019
Influential women celebrated for impact on society (Story)
Mar 11, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Amelia Sanchez (Media)
Mar 11, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Ben Sanchez (Media)
Mar 11, 2019
BCCHS coach now in jail after pretrial hearing (Story)
Feb 25, 2019
Changing the talk about sexual assault (Media)
Feb 19, 2019
Photo of the Week (Media)
Feb 12, 2019
Teachers should aim to teach, not to kill (Story)
Feb 05, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Rosalinda Nava (Media)
Feb 05, 2019
Bench warrant issued for BCCHS Coach Scott Silva (Story)
Feb 02, 2019
Recent school threat worries students about campus safety (Story)
Jan 30, 2019
App of the Month: Design your favorite sweets with the game “Slices” (Story)
Jan 22, 2019
Potential end to LAUSD teachers’ strike, agreement pending approval (Story)
Jan 16, 2019
Teachers from West Valley area rally at local district offices (Story)
Jan 15, 2019
Student attendance decreases as teachers’ strike moves to day two (Story/Media)
Jan 14, 2019
30,000 educators all over LAUSD strike in efforts to help schools (Story/Media)
Jan 13, 2019
Principal’s plan ready for possible teacher strike (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Bring on holidays with a guide on great tech gifts (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
Migrants deserve aid while seeking asylum (Story)
Dec 07, 2018
BCCHS coach faces molestation charges (Story)
Dec 03, 2018
Female students learn about opportunities in sports media (Media)
Nov 21, 2018
Former First Lady Michelle Obama inspires women during “Becoming” book tour (Media)
Nov 15, 2018
The House is now more Democratic and more diverse than ever (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
It’s time to cancel Twitter’s toxic, problematic cancel culture (Story)
Nov 15, 2018
English teacher position eliminated due to low enrollment (Story)
Nov 01, 2018
Diversity shines through in 9th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Media)
Oct 31, 2018
Freshmen learn about the dangers of drugs during Red Ribbon assembly (Story)
Oct 24, 2018
The upcoming midterms could reshape Congress for the better (Story)
Oct 19, 2018
Students cast ballots as part of California Student Mock Election program (Media)
Oct 16, 2018
Adults should be held accountable for their actions despite age (Media)
Oct 15, 2018
Kadima String Quartet performs for students (Media)
Sep 26, 2018
Meet the new staff: New year brings new faces to DPMHS (Story)
Sep 21, 2018
We can’t forget the suffering caused by Trump’s family separation policy (Story)
Sep 05, 2018
Athlete of the Month: Sepehr Kordbacheh (Story)
May 24, 2018
Freelance sports journalist Beto Duran shares reporting tips with Journalism 1 students (Story)
May 11, 2018
Meet the Otamatone, the friendly instrument with a face (Story)
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Itzel Luna