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  • February 21The Red Cross Blood Drive will take place in room 14 on Thursday, Feb. 27.
  • February 3No school Monday, Feb. 17 in observance of President's Day
  • February 3Minimum day on Friday, Feb. 14

Newspaper up for Pacemaker award

October 3, 2014

For the first time in its six years of being a newspaper, The Pearl Post has been named by the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) as a 2014 Pacemaker finalist. The Pacemaker is one of the most reputable awards for student...

The Pearl Post is a 2014 Pacemaker Finalist

September 17, 2014

The Pearl Post has been announced as a 2014 Pacemaker Finalist for the first time in its six years of existence. The Pacemaker award is put on by the National Scholastic Press Association, a major organization in high school journalism. Th...

Journalism students win awards

September 5, 2014

Online Editor-in-Chief Chris Bower, Editor-in-Chief Natalie Moore and former Editor-in-Chief Carlos Godoy attended the Los Angeles Press Club gala in downtown on June 29. The Pearl Post won second place for best high school n...

The Pearl Post wins second place at 56th annual Los Angeles Press Club Awards

Chris Bower and Natalie Moore

July 8, 2014

Three editors of The Pearl Post sat anxiously in the grand ballroom of the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles on June 29, waiting for their category to be announced in the Los Angeles Press Club Awards. For the third ye...

Electronics ban disappoints students

June 6, 2014

By IRENE FEHER The School Site Council (SSC) voted to keep the ban on electronic device usage during nutrition and lunch at their meeting on April 29. “It was very clear that the devices were only to be used during nutriti...

Millions wasted with discarded cafeteria food

June 4, 2014

By AVIDAN RISHON GURVIS The food served in school cafeterias, though meant to be healthy, has been met with little enthusiasm on the part of the students. As students discard this food, they waste millions of the district’...

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