The Pearl Post

  • November 18Thanksgiving break is from Nov. 25-29
  • November 6Sparkle Saturday will be taking place on Nov. 9
  • November 6No school on Monday, Nov. 11 in observance of Veteran's Day

Fun and budget-friendly summer activities

May 24, 2013

By Boa Pistol-Boesch: Summer break is almost here, which for most teens means lots of free time with nothing to do and nowhere to go. Finding inexpensive and fun things to do over the summer is difficult if you don’t know whe...

Los Angeles Times Festival of Books at USC

Dion Mazor

May 22, 2013

  ‘#Whatareyoureading’ was definitely a trending hashtag throughout the weekend of the Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. Th Festival of Books was held at USC on April 20 and 21 displaying a plethora of book booths ...

‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ is ready for its debut

Elsy Barcelo

May 21, 2013

  Fairies and magical scenes floated by as the actors paraded across the stage in the rehearsals for Daniel Pearl Magnet High School’s rendition of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” “The actors partici...

"The Voice" brings fame and fortune to DPMHS

May 21, 2013

  By JAKE DOBBS: After hours of set up, the production crew was finished. Time for Daniel Pearl Magnet High School’s choir to shine during the filming of their first music video. An NBC film crew came on April 20 to m...

"The Voice" contestant Terry McDermott performs with choir

May 20, 2013

          Terry McDermott, from season three of "The Voice," performs "Pictures" with the DPMHS choir. The performance is scheduled to be shown on an upcoming episode of "The Voice" this season....

Student Body Elections

May 17, 2013

Junior Daniel Lee and freshman Hailey Pohevitz  prepare to vote for the 2013-2014 student body president and vice president elections during Fiesta Friday. Manning the election table were Leadership student Ana Hernandez and Leaders...

Ninja Showdown

May 17, 2013

Sophomore Ludyn Vasquez and seniors Edgar Ruvalcaba and Hassan Muhammad participate in the "Ninja Showdown" during Fiesta Friday. Photo by Dion Mazor....

Spring Blood Drive

May 17, 2013

Junior Cynthia Hernandez remains still as a nurse removes the needle from her arm during the 2013 Red Cross Blood Drive. Many students, such as Hernandez, were able to donate blood for the first time on May 17. Photo by Ana Perez....

Students show off talents in art show

Ilana Gale

May 14, 2013

Tables covered with beautiful student artwork filled the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) on May 3 during lunch. Students and teachers walked through the MPR amazed by what they had just seen. The art show didn’t just have drawings and paintings. There were also song lyrics on display. Freshman Joh...

Video: The Virtual Voice

May 10, 2013

Reporter Natalie Moore asks Daniel Pearl Magnet students, if you could repeat one thing in high school, what would it be?...

Student Reporting Labs PSA

May 3, 2013

Here's a public service announcement that some of the DPMHS students participating in the PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs created. ...

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