The Pearl Post

  • February 3No school Monday, Feb. 17 in observance of President's Day
  • February 3Minimum day on Friday, Feb. 14
  • January 16No school Monday, Jan. 20 in observance of Martin Luther King Day
My life unplugged

My life unplugged

December 13, 2013

Can’t unplug for one day

Can’t unplug for one day

December 13, 2013

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...

Staff Editorial: LAUSD iPad hacking and misuse issue raises concerns

November 1, 2013

In the age of smartphones, tablets and laptops, it’s easy to get caught up in technology and forget about the things that matter, like education and friends. Now, it’s more common to see technology integrated into school settings. Computers...

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....

Staff Editorial: Electronics policy affects teens’ socialization skills

October 3, 2013

In August, the School Site Council updated the electronics use policy to allow students to use cell phones and other technological devices during nutrition and lunch. When that occurred, many students were thrilled at the thought...

No locker use between passing periods

October 3, 2013

Editorial Cartoon by  Sheena Gonzalez  

Staff Editorial: Expectations

September 20, 2013

Procrastination is overrated. Therefore, we, The Pearl Post newspaper staff, shouldn't do it. We’re responsible for informing, representing and helping the school. News never waits, so why should we? This year, our staff has...

The Virtual Voice: Fiesta Friday

September 20, 2013

  During today's Fiesta Friday, reporter Alex asked students their thoughts on having Fiesta Friday every two weeks....

Editor trains at journalism camp in Washington, D.C.

August 28, 2013

By Carlos Godoy: At the airport, the search began for students who were wearing the same yellow t-shirt I was wearing. There was no luck until I boarded the plane. There, I met two of the 41 aspiring journalists  I would be spend...

House Meetings

August 16, 2013

Students attended their House meetings on Friday during lunch to welcome each other to the new school year. Higgins House members decorate their courtyard with chalk art and welcomed new science teacher Mabel Wong. Photo by ...

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