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Got Inspiration?

By Mackenzie Anderson, Website Editor

January 29, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

As school drags on and winter extinguishes the occasional glimpses of a California summer, minds can be bogged down and bleak. When life seems monotonous and uninspired, it's time to find a spark to enrich and enchant the mind. After a life of basics, findings of delightful "extras" can cheer the soul...

The Not-So-Ultimate Test

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

October 25, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Review, Student Life

Wednesday, October 19th saw the administration of the Preliminary Scholastic Assessment Test, or simply PSAT, in schools across the nation, including our own Modesto High School. The PSAT is called such because it is essentially a practice run for the real SAT, though nearly everyone who's taken bo...

Senior Panthers Puff to Victory

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Sports

The evening of Wednesday, October 12th, Modesto High School held its Panther Puff of 2016 at Thomas Downey High School’s stadium. The Juniors of the Class of 2018 played against the Seniors of the Class of 2017 in a fun, lighthearted (though the athletes would likely disagree with that term) game of fo...

Spring Break Soon!

By Yari Mariscal, Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

The start of 4th quarter was Monday March 21. With only a week left , students are preparing for spring break. It is an exciting moment for most of us at Modesto High School considering that we have been working hard everyday. We are all so excited to spend our break with friends and family and m...

Bundle Up… It’s Going to be Cool

By Aryana Perillo

November 18, 2015


Filed under Opinion

It's that time of year where the leaves are brown, orange, yellow, and red. They fall from the branches and land on the side of the walkway, making that crunch sound every time you step on them. It's the time of year where raindrops hit your face unexpectedly and you crinkle your nose because the water...

Iconic films for October

By Robert, Reporter

October 20, 2015


Filed under A&E, Opinion

Through the course of time, there have been many films that revolve around the month of October. That being said, I'm talking about Halloween movies! Films that we enjoy watching in this spooky month usually revolving around ghosts, werewolves, zombies, thrills, etc. It has become a custom for many to...

Samantha Navarro

By Amrit Pannu, Reporter

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Modesto High’s diversity spreads throughout the school in many ways, and is the reason we can recognize individuals who stand out as well. One of these individuals was a senior who sat in the back of my biology class named Samantha Navarro. Samantha is a truly unique character was one of the reasons...

With a Little Help

By Gabriel Malonzo, Reporter

September 28, 2015


Filed under Opinion

  Teachers can be just as diverse as their students, if not more so. The only difference, really, is that there are more students than teachers in a regular classroom. Apparently, teachers are as normal as the next person. They can be just as goofy or irritable as any of their students –...

Disneyland’s Candlelight Ceremony: An Opportunity For Choir

September 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Every year Disneyland holds the Candlelight Ceremony, in which multiple choirs come together to sing carols in a procession down Disneyland's main street. This year, Modesto High School's concert choir has applied to audition for the event. The choir will need to learn two pieces, one chosen by Disneyland...

Slackers Unite!

By Gabriel Malonzo, Reporter

May 15, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Nearly every student in high school has heard of the word “procrastination” so many times, that we all deserve some sort of break. Yep, a rest, a nap… wait, must… finish, this, article. We only need to write articles once a week anyways, so why not just write two next week instead of one now? ...

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