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Freshman gets hit by motorcycle in Vietnam

Freshman gets hit by motorcycle in Vietnam

Anela Chavez, Reporter
November 11
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In the summer before her eighth grade year, freshman Minh Tran was involved in a hit and run. She was outside playing tag with her friends in Vietnam when she was hit by a man on a motorcycle. Her arms received the most damage because they were slammed into the engine. “My skin was literally cooked,”...

A different kind of scary

Sean Gleason, Co-editor
November 5
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The eve of All Saints’ Day, Halloween, is a time when you would expect to encounter ghosts and ghouls, werewolves and witches. However, amongst the ninjas and nightmarish creatures is senior Taylor Madiro who chose to don bright red lipstick and frilly maid costume. “It’s funny and I figured...

Newswriting Class Activities Quarter 1

November 1
Filed under Features

Click on this Storify to see what Newswriting students were up to Quarter 1. ...

Newswriting students Quarter1

October 29
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Student continues to carry on her Japanese culture

Student continues to carry on her Japanese culture

Yunmi Kim, reporter
October 26
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Alyssa Bales, a freshman at McKinley High School, speaks English and Japanese. Bales was born in Kanagawa, Japan with a Japanese mother and an American father. Her name has a Japanese origin. Her mother originally wanted to name her Alice because she liked the  story  “Alice in Wonderland” and...

What’s the Time?

Anela Chavez, Reporter
October 23
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Have you ever felt rushed during recess or lunch or are you just going with the flow? Well, whether you are short on time or just fine, there are people who understand how you feel. A lot of students want more social time. Students feel that after having more than an hour of class time that their...

Academy of Finance provides various opportunities to students

Lin Song, Web Co-editor
September 29
Filed under Features, Showcase

“AOF is a good opportunity for students who are not only interested in business,” Filamer Lloyd Doronio, the new president of AOF this year said. Academy of Finance at MHS started in 1992 with a group of 17 sophomores. The purpose is to "give choices upon graduation to students interested in b...

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