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It’s Delicious! It’s Vegan! It’s Chia Pudding!

It’s Delicious! It’s Vegan! It’s Chia Pudding!

By Mehar Nijjar, Reporter

September 22, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

Breakfast - what is supposed to be the most wholesome and nutritious meal of the day is sadly too often overlooked or rushed with high-sugar cereals, toaster pop-tarts, and whatever else you can cook and consume in two seconds. Worry not, mornings can be transformed with this light, healthy, and ener...

Student of the Week – Jackie Hernandez

Student of the Week – Jackie Hernandez

By Sarah RInne, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Jackie Hernandez is currently an IB Junior at Modesto High School. She can play the guitar, ukulele, and the piano. Jackie says that she started playing instruments as a freshman when she took a guitar class as an elective. She felt herself quickly catching on and learning faster than some of her peers....

Thoughts on CAS

Thoughts on CAS

By Mehar Nijjar, Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Feature, Opinion, Showcase

The Path Appears event took place a few weeks ago on August 24th, hosted by a group of IB student leaders and several IB teachers. Incoming juniors were  informed about CAS and its requirements while participating in interactive group activities. IB's main intention for CAS is to diversify the high school experience for...

Student of the Week: Sedina Ackuayi

Student of the Week: Sedina Ackuayi

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Feature, Student Life, Uncategorized

Sedina Ackuayi is an IB freshman at Modesto High School. Before becoming a panther, she went to Prescott Junior High School and Colony Oak Elementary School. She likes to play music, dance, read, and write. Sedina has been interested in music for many years. She began playing piano seven years ago,...

MoHi’s Got Volleyball

MoHi’s Got Volleyball

By Shelby Benz, Editor

September 6, 2017


Filed under Feature, Sports

Volleyball Tournament       The Modesto High Volleyball team took on various rivals at a tournament hosted by Orestimba High School in Newman.  The girls started playing at 7:15 a.m. on Saturday morning, commencing a day full of victories, heightened by intensity and passion for the sport.  Modesto o...

Student of the Week: Christian Villa

Student of the Week: Christian Villa

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Christian Villa is a sophomore at Modesto High School. He is enrolled in the Performing Arts Academy and plays the saxophone in the Modesto High Band. Christian started playing the saxophone six years ago. He played alto saxophone for four years and tenor saxophone last year. This year he began playing...

Student of the Week: Joan Gong

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

August 26, 2017


Filed under Feature, Student Life, Uncategorized

Joan Gong is a junior who is enrolled in the International Baccalaureate program at Modesto High School. In her limited free time, Joan enjoys dancing, playing the piano, sewing, and swimming. At age seven, Joan began dancing for the 5678 Dance Studio. She continued dancing and has been in Modesto...

Finals & Senior Schedule

By Kristina Zuroff, Editor

May 26, 2017


Filed under Feature, News, Review, Student Life

Finals are upon the students of Modesto High this year! 0 & 8th period finals started on Friday and continued through today. Those finals occurred during the students regular schedule due to the fact that not everyone has one or both of those periods. Students will not have to attend their 0 period...

A Night at the Oscars

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

May 10, 2017


Filed under Feature, News

On Saturday, May 6th, at 8:00 p.m., the Oscar-themed Modesto High 2017 Prom began, and would continue until well past its intended end time of 11:00 p.m. A great many students were present when it began, although more showed up after 8:00. Opinions of the prom were mixed, with opinions ranging from,...

“Enrichment Evenings?”

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

February 13, 2017


Filed under Feature, News

Mr. Christopher Peterson, the IB History teacher for History of Latin America (and a CP course as well), holds what he calls "Enrichment Evenings," in which he shows historical videos, usually time-appropriate movies from the years that his IB class studies. These 'evenings' are, oddly, in the afternoons,...

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