The Pearl Post

  • October 11Senior portraits will be taken on Saturday, Oct. 26
  • September 23No school Wednesday, Oct. 9 in observation of Yom Kippur
  • September 23No school Monday, Sept. 30 in observation of Rosh Hashanah

Students win awards at Generation J Day event

November 2, 2013

Several advanced journalism students received awards on Saturday during the Generation J Day event at CSUN. About 100 students from about a dozen high schools in the Los Angeles area attended the event, sponsored by CSUN's journalism...

DPMHS Celebrates Day of the Dead

November 1, 2013

Sophomores Caroline Maroutian and Jennifer Sahakian view the community altar set up for the 5th annual Day of the Dead on Friday. Several classes set up altars to honor leaders such as President John F. Kennedy Jr., mathematici...

Sports contract expected to be renewed

October 30, 2013

By Elijah Zelonky : Since Daniel Pearl Magnet High School was established in 2009, its students have had the opportunity to play sports at the neighboring Birmingham Community Charter High School. A contract was formed in 2009 all...

Athlete of the Month: Elyssa Gorospe

October 30, 2013

By Shenna Gonzalez: Tennis doubles player, Elyssa Gorospe was cut short during last year’s season due to a serious knee injury but this pre-season she has come back strong with a positive attitude. “Motivation mostly comes from my teammates,” Gorospe said. “...

National Mix it Up Day 2013

October 29, 2013

Juniors Amanda Arst and Aerielle Gundayao and sophomore David Diaz meet in the library to create t-shirts for National Mix It Up Day-- a day where social barriers are broken and friends are made. Photo by Dion Mazor...

Daniel Pearl World Music Day Preparations

October 23, 2013

A sneak peak look at what Daniel Pearl Magnet High School students are doing to prepare for Daniel Pearl World Music Day, which is Oct. 24....

VIDEO: Students share experiences of being hit by cars

October 23, 2013

Junior Kimberly Chaleco suffered a broken leg after being hit by a car on the way to school in August. She is just one of three Daniel Pearl Magnet High School students who, in the past year, have been hit by a car while walking or riding a bike on their way to school. Video produced by...

Models of Pride

October 21, 2013

Senior Anthony Solorzano wrote a message to all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth at the Models of Pride conference on Oct. 19 at USC. Members of Daniel Pearl Magnet High's Gay Straight Alliance at...

DPMHS students partake in the California Shake Out

October 17, 2013

Teacher Jim Morrison takes attendance of his biology class during the state-wide earthquake drill known as the Great California ShakeOut on Thursday. Before heading to the front of the school, students took cover underneath ...

Meet the new faces of girls varsity volleyball

October 4, 2013

  By IRENE FEHER :  Three students, three different grade levels, three different ages, but all dedicated players that made the cut into varsity volleyball. Freshman Erica Mallari, sophomore Michal Francisco and ...

Opinion: New rule for sports

October 3, 2013

By Irene Feher : For the past month, athletes have been changing at DPMHS before going to practice. “Birmingham asked Daniel Pearl to have their student athletes changed when they come to Birmingham. When the students com...

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