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.
Valery Barrera
Kicking off her film career, senior Valery Barrera is a Digital Media Editor this year for The Pearl Post. Since the beginning of her journalism career, Barrera found joy in inspiring people with her work whether through stories or videos. In her role as editor, she hopes to achieve as before and bring some light into the school during this time. Her heart of gold and contagious smile leave the newsroom filled with positive vibes and you could always count on her to help you when you’re struggling. Barrera will most definitely bring some fun into the madness that is our class. 


Valery Barrera, Digital Media Editor

Dec 14, 2020
Mendes releases a “Wonder”-ful album to end the year (Story)
Nov 17, 2020
In wonder of what is to come for Shawn Mendes’ Documentary (Story)
Oct 08, 2020
As teachers’ WiFi cuts out, so does connection with students (Media)
Sep 29, 2020
Enola Holmes, more than Sherlock’s little sister (Story)
Sep 08, 2020
Qualities students look for in a new principal (Story)
Sep 02, 2020
King of Wakanda, king of this generation, remembered (Story)
Aug 27, 2020
Magnet coordinator discusses starting the new school year with distance learning (Media)
Jun 04, 2020
Distance learning causes sleep deprivation among students (Story)
Jun 03, 2020
Ways to support Black Lives Matter movement while staying home (Story)
May 28, 2020
DPMHS student-athletes continue to be recruited by colleges amid COVID-19 pandemic (Story)
May 21, 2020
Students adjust to semester-long distance learning (Story)
May 08, 2020
Sit back, relax and listen to podcasts throughout quarantine (Story)
Apr 14, 2020
Actor of the month: Teen actor, Marcel Ruiz rises to fame (Story)
Apr 13, 2020
Beutner announces LAUSD schools closed for the rest of the semester (Story)
Apr 01, 2020
College Board switches to online AP exams due to fears of coronavirus (Story)
Mar 24, 2020
Rise in record label mistreatment leads to unfairness among artists (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
Catch up and binge on these series while staying indoors (Story)
Mar 19, 2020
DPMHS students worry about possible school closure for the rest of the year (Story)
Mar 16, 2020
Social gatherings drop to 10, Mayor Garcetti orders closure of many public sites (Media)
Mar 13, 2020
LAUSD closes all campuses in response to rapid spread of coronavirus (Story)
Mar 02, 2020
DPMHS throws it back to the 90s with spirit day (Media)
Feb 28, 2020
The Red Cross visits DPMHS for blood donations (Media)
Feb 21, 2020
Lady Patriots take home CIF title against Palisades Dolphins (Media)
Feb 20, 2020
Lara Jean returns unexpectedly falling into a new love triangle (Story)
Feb 07, 2020
Students help fight climate crisis (Story)
Feb 05, 2020
Lady Patriots end season with high hopes for playoffs (Story)
Jan 31, 2020
DPMHS commemorates Bryants’ deaths (Media)
Jan 28, 2020
Students wear jerseys to commemorate Bryant (Media)
Jan 24, 2020
Scholarships With Approaching Deadlines (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
Assembly warns students of vaping epidemic (Story)
Dec 18, 2019
Girls basketball look to win championship this season (Story/Media)
Dec 16, 2019
Lady Patriots aim for new goals this season (Media)
Dec 05, 2019
Get Lit brings inspirational poets to DPMHS (Media)
Dec 03, 2019
Artist of the Month: Ruel (Story)
Nov 21, 2019
Video: What are you grateful for? (Media)
Nov 13, 2019
Students walk out to defend dreamers’ rights (Story)
Nov 07, 2019
Students learn about substance abuse at Red Ribbon Week assembly (Media)
Nov 06, 2019
Utopia is reached in 10th annual Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Media)
Nov 01, 2019
A celebratory grito for Dia De Los Muertos (Media)
Oct 31, 2019
Spooky season takes over DPMHS (Media)
Oct 30, 2019
Students offered variety of new classes (Media)
Oct 28, 2019
Random searches are needed to ensure school safety (Media)
Oct 24, 2019
Vaping outbreak worries students (Story)
Oct 22, 2019
Musicians gear up for Daniel Pearl World Music Day (Media)
Oct 18, 2019
Lady Patriots look to win back-to-back championships (Media)
Oct 17, 2019
New California law will allow college athletes to get paid (Media)
Oct 14, 2019
Women Move LA empowers female students (Story)
Oct 14, 2019
Disney prepares launch of new streaming service (Story)
Oct 10, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Silcott spikes her way to varsity (Media)
Sep 13, 2019
Back to School Night draws a crowd (Media)
Sep 13, 2019
Nicki Minaj Retires Her Crown as Rap Queen (Story)
Aug 30, 2019
New school year, new rules (Media)
May 20, 2019
Athlete of the Month: Emily Flores (Story)
Feb 19, 2019
Photo of the Week (Media)
Jun 01, 2018
Club Corner: Anime and Gaming Club combines best of both virtual worlds (Story)
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Valery Barrera