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Auto Wrecking Yard Fire

Auto Wrecking Yard Fire

By Jasmine Lopez, Reporter

August 24, 2017

Filed under News, Showcase

Last week on Thursday, 8/24/17, students saw an enormous cloud of smoke. They thought that a house in the neighborhood caught on fire. What sent in Modesto up a huge plume of black smoke was a large fire nearby at the auto wrecking yard near Highway 99 and Crows Landing Road. The fire started at around...

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...


By David Zhu, Reporter

May 20, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

It's that time of the year again, where all memories and moments of the year are compiled into a single book. From clubs to rallies to sports to dances to performances to student superlatives and many more school related things, the Yearbook contains everything from the Modesto High School year of 2017. This...

IB Testing

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

May 17, 2017

Filed under News, Opinion, Review

Every year, around the time of late April or early May, the Junior and Senior IB classes earn (or, actually, pay for) the wonderful opportunity of taking IB Tests in various topics. Not sure what an IB Test is or why this is significant? Here's a basic breakdown: So IB Tests are split into two, well,...

Late Night Run

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

May 10, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

The Modesto Metropolitan Conference held its championships for track and field on Monday, May 8th, at the Modesto Junior College track. Field events started at 1:00 p.m., and those participating in those events were excused from their 6th, 7th, and 8th periods. The track events, meanwhile, started at...

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,...

Shindig at Sheldon

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

May 8, 2017

Filed under News, Sports

On April 28th, the Modesto High Distance Team, a part of the Track team that specializes in longer-distance runs (400+ meters), took a loooong bus ride to Elk Grove, just south of Sacramento, to attend its annual Sheldon Distance Carnival. The name of the high school in Elk Grove is Sheldon High School,...

Asian American Conference in Modesto

By Synsanni Phaing, Reporter

April 23, 2017

Filed under News

On Thursday April 20th, Modesto High held a field trip to the 4th annual Asian American Conference in Modesto called SAACR. There were other high schools in the Modesto City Schools District . The meaning of this conference is to show young Asian Americans and other teenagers the struggle of coming to Am...

Relay for Life of Modesto High School

By Shelby Benz, Reporter

April 20, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

I, like many students at Modesto High, am not zoned (too far away) to attend the school. It is about 20 minutes away from where I live but I would not have my daily life lined out any other way. Modesto High has a unique school culture defined by a coalition of students that always work for the betterment...


By Kristina Zuroff, Editor

April 19, 2017

Filed under News, Student Life

The senior class of 2017 is having a meeting during 6th period on Thursday, April 19, 2017. If you are a senior, you will be already excused from your class. Therefore go straight to the auditorium at the start of 6th period. This meeting is extremely important (not to mention mandatory) because topics...

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