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“Southern Soiree”

“Southern Soiree”

By Jordan Toledo, Reporter

November 18, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

“I’m really excited to dress up and dance with my friends, Modesto always has the best dances,”

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A New Breakthrough

A New Breakthrough

By Aryana Perillo, Reporter

November 16, 2015


Filed under News, Sports, Student Life

Modesto High School was proud to have their students represented at the CIF San Joaquin Sections cross country meet. Modesto's athletes competed against strong teams from the San Joaquin area, and everyone was competing to qualify for the CIF State meet. Modesto was honored to have two of their students...

Hurricane Patricia

Hurricane Patricia

By Erika Gonzalez, Reporter

October 26, 2015


Filed under News

This year, Hurricane Patricia made history as it intensified from a collection of minor storms to a category 5 hurricane in less than 10 hours. As it headed right into central Mexico from the Pacific Ocean, the Mexican authorities took precaution and made sure to send out the warnings before Friday...

California cracks down on the Gender Wage Pay Gap

By Erika Gonzalez, Reporter

October 20, 2015


Filed under News

The United States of America, the land of freedom, opportunities, and wage pay-gaps based on gender?.. I'm sure we've all head of it before: according to the American Association of University Women (AAUW),  "in 2014, women working full time in the United States typically were paid just 79 percent...

Fuego! Fuego!

By Amrit Pannu, Reporter

October 2, 2015


Filed under News

California is on fire, literally. For many months, California has been experiencing consistent wildfires blazing across the Golden State, leaving us with one question- When will they be contained? Wildfires can start in various ways. They can start naturally, with a strike of lightning on dry...

Seniors Applying for College

September 30, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

The last weeks of September are here and that means all seniors should be ready for next month. Starting in October, many colleges are accepting applications. Therefore, all seniors should be ready to apply and know what is required. Most applications ask for lots of information so be ready to add that....

Labor Day: What does it mean?

By Kristina Zuroff, Reporter

September 21, 2015


Filed under News

Labor Day, most students see it as a day off, but what does it really mean and what did kids around our campus do over the 3 day weekend? Well, the first Labor Day occurred on Tuesday, October 5th of 1882. Yeah, you may be thinking I thought we celebrated Labor Day on the first Monday in September,...

A College That Changes Life: Saint Mary’s College of California

By Alexandria K. Yaum, Reporter

September 21, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

The season for college is now in session. Colleges and universities from around the local area are visiting schools from all around, trying to spread the information of how great their school is. One of the colleges that have visited this week is Saint Mary’s College of California. The college is located...

ACT Registration

By Yari Mariscal, Reporter

September 19, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

College is something most students have planned for their future. A step to getting prepared for college is taking the ACT. Many colleges look for ACT scores, therefore it's very important that students take this test. Also, it would be good for students to take the test more than once because the best...

Talent Show Applications

By Aryana Perillo, Reporter

September 15, 2015


Filed under News, Student Life

Are you ready and pumped up for the 15th annual talent show Modesto High is putting on? Have some talents you want to showcase in front of an audience? Talent show applications are finally ready to be picked up and filled out! Applications are due September 21st and for those who want to be a host or...

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