The Eagle Eye

They’ve got spirit yes they do

They’ve got spirit yes they do

Carlie McCabe, Staff Writer

September 21, 2014


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“Grill in the Grotto”, “America Day”, hula dancers, shaved ice, class shirts and an unforgettable pep rally. Those are just some of the elements of the first spirit week of the 2014-2015 school year. With one spirit week already under their belts, this year's ASB Spirit Commissioners --...

Summer to remember

Summer to remember

Avery Lewis, Staff Writer

September 16, 2014


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Everyone knows that first-day-of-summer rush: the irreplaceable feeling of excitement for all the memories soon to be made. For senior, Jordan Lee, her 2014 summer memories were made in Costa Rica. However, Lee’s trip was not just another average family vacation; instead, it was a National Geographic...

Let freedom (not your iPhone) ring

Let freedom (not your iPhone) ring

Alex Barber, Print Editor-in-Chief

September 13, 2014


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Scroll, scroll, scroll, scroll,   scroll. Scroll, scroll,   scroll, scroll, scroll.   As teenagers, we often find ourselves mindlessly scrolling through the many social media feeds we can’t seem to live without due to boredom or subconscious habit. However, it is not until we make the conscious decision to u...

Testimony Spotlight: Nancy Hormuth

Testimony Spotlight: Nancy Hormuth

Shannon Pierson, Feature & Opinion Editor

September 8, 2014


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Hundreds of zombies wearing plaid and khaki shuffle into the gym. They undertake the climb up the bleachers and plop themselves down. With heads resting on friends’ shoulders, eyelids begin to droop. Naptime is about to begin when one, unmistakable voice gives them a joyous wakeup call: “Good...

Legendary talon prints

Legendary talon prints

Kristine Liao, Web Editor-in-Chief

September 7, 2014


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Fresh out of high school. Fresh into college. Four alumni give us some final words of advice before going their separate ways. Each year, the OC Register complies a database of four top graduates from public and private schools throughout the county. SMCHS chose Austin Drysch for academics, Tyler...

The IT factor

The IT factor

Perla Shaheen, Staff Writer

September 4, 2014


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They listen to your constant complaints about the tablets and to tend to every one of your tech-related woes. They are our campus IT guys. Under the leadership of Peter Leonard, Director of Information Technology, the team has been backbone of the recent 1:1 tablet PC rollout. Here's a look at the men...