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SMCHS Prom Theme

SMCHS Prom Theme

April 27, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Attention Eagles: It was announced that the 2016 Prom theme is Haunted Mansion and it will be held at the Disneyland Hotel’s Grand Ballroom. Tickets went on sale April 18 and will be on sale until May 20 at 3 p.m. Get ready Eagles for a haunted evening!

Robo-World

Robo-World

Alana Mayes, Staff Writer
April 27, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

Arguably the most competitive, memorable robotics competition was between Zoey Brooks and the computer geeks, in season 2 episode 8 of Zoey 101. The competition was fierce with two robots going head to head until there was one robot standing. Little did they know, Quinn Pensky, a science brainiac and Zo...

Annual spring student survey

Cristina Zapata, Feature & Opinion Editor
March 23, 2016
Filed under News

On the morning of March 14, all period seven classes were interrupted five minutes before the bell by an announcement regarding a survey from the IT Department. Students were given five minutes to fill out a survey attached to an email from SMCHS' Director of Instructional Technology, Scott Bricker,...

Happy hugs

Happy hugs

Camille Manese, Staff Writer
February 7, 2016
Filed under News

It would be pretty weird if you just hugged random people at school, right? Well on Free Hugs Day here at SMCHS, it's not considered out of the ordinary. Instead, it's actually encouraged! The Peacemakers Club hosted their second annual Free Hugs Day on Jan. 21. They wanted their small acts of...

Motion to extend the trip

Motion to extend the trip

Claire Robidoux, Staff Writer
February 7, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

My parents dropped me off at LAX at 8:30 p.m. on Jan. 16. I soon met the 16 other MUN kids holding their 40 pound suitcases. After a long five hour red-eye, we landed in Newark and started one of the most unforgettable trips of my life. Day 1 Columbia University Just walking on Columbia's cam...

SMCHS Winter Formal Theme

SMCHS Winter Formal Theme

January 11, 2016
Filed under News, Showcase

"Take me out to the ballgame..." Attention Eagles: It was just announced on ETV today that the 2016 Winter Formal will be held at Angels Stadium in their Diamond Club. Tickets went on sale today and will be on sale until February 16. Get ready Eagles for a great evening!    

Bundle of joy

Bundle of joy

Chloe Le, News & Sports Editor
December 11, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

It may be an embarrassing memory to look back on now -- carrying your blanket everywhere you went -- but it was one thing that never left your side. Granted, it was a knitted piece of fabric but it was also your cuddle buddy for life. That is why SMCHS' National Honor Society hosted a three-week blanket...

Aboat time

Aboat time

Perla Shaheen, Copy Editor
November 30, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Napoleon Dynamite, Kanye West and the Cheetah Girls all walk onto a boat. This may sound like the beginning of a bad joke, but these are actually just a few examples of the characters SMCHS seniors dressed up as for the 2015 Senior Cruise. This second Halloween celebration took place Nov. 5 on...

We are linked

We are linked

Alana Mayes, Staff Writer
October 30, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Walking into a new school and recognizing little to no people is scary and intimidating.

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Going for the gold

Going for the gold

Alana Mayes, Staff Writer
October 1, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

The Olympics is a way for countries to come together in athletics and engage each other in competition

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First of many lasts

First of many lasts

Lauren Kesic, Marketing & Publicity Editor
September 1, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

It only comes once a year. It is the most talked about dance on campus. It is the Welcome Dance. This year's Welcome Dance took place on Aug. 21, giving students the opportunity to dance the night away in their class colors. But to the seniors, the Welcome Dance is more than just a dance in a gym...

Promposals of 2015

Promposals of 2015

Avery Lewis, Staff Writer
May 18, 2015
Filed under News, Showcase

Senior year is winding down fast, and as you finish up those last AP, IB and final exams the thought of summer as a graduate is crisper than ever. High school will forever be over. Finally. Before seniors get too ahead of themselves thinking about the next chapter of their lives, there are still many...

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