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Rude Much?

Rude Much?

By Chandara Tep, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

This week's question comes from another anonymous person asking, "How do I tell my friend she's being rude?"  The way I would handle it would depend on the level and type of rudeness this friend is giving.  If this friend of yours is unknowingly stating things that are rude, cut her off and stop her...

El dia de los muertos

El dia de los muertos

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Every year on October 28th through November 2nd, millions of people come together to celebrate El Dia de Los Muertos, The Day of the Dead. Those who celebrate this very special holiday believe that the spirits of their loved ones who have passed away can reunite with their families and friends fo...

Book Review – They Both Die at the End

By Lauren Byerly, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under A&E, Review, Showcase

They Both Die at the End is a novel written by Adam Silvera and published on September 5th 2017. It has been received very well by both the public and critics alike, receiving a 4.2 star rating on Goodreads and the approval of 94% of google users who read the book. But what is it actually about, and...

Athlete of the Week

Athlete of the Week

By Breanna Donnelly, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Sports, Uncategorized

Calvin Sokk is currently a 14-year-old sophomore at Modesto High.  He is a very hardworking an active student.  He is a member of dance production, speech, and a valued runner on the cross country team.  The thing he likes most about cross country, is that it is like a family, and it teaches all of...

Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, Camera, Action!

November 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Modesto High takes action with the new technology around school. It's 2017 and many new changes has been happening around campus. First, the new school year was introduced with the use of one-on-one devices for all students. Now, Modesto High has installed cameras all over the campus, but why? According...

Face Painting Fun

Face Painting Fun

By Mehar Nijjar, Reporter

November 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase

  Standiford Elementary School held a fall festival on the evening of Friday, October 27th. Many Modesto High students signed up to volunteer for CAS as the festival needed workers from 2:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. Quite a few booths were set up for the children with prizes and candy. A DJ ...

Autism Speaks Walk

Autism Speaks Walk

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

October 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Autism Speaks held their annual walk at Modesto Junior College last Saturday. Alex Phaing, a junior at Modesto High, was inspired by the walk. He admired the passion the organizers had to support members of the community with autism. When asked about the walk, Alex responded, "When people come together...

September/October Finds

September/October Finds

By Jasmine López, Editor

October 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Review, Showcase

The start of Fall is something we all look forward to. It means the smell of fresh pies baking, the sound of leaves crunching under your footsteps, and for us Californians it means a break from the hot weather. The change of season brings about new finds such as books, music, food, and movies. Keep reading...

“Just Friends?” Please.

“Just Friends?” Please.

By Paveevon Pheap, Reporter

October 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Do you believe a girl and a guy can be, "just friends?" Many people argue over the fact that if an opposite sex friendship means anything more than just friends. Some girls feel more comfortable venting to guys rather than to a girl because they believe guys are more trustworthy. Females get tired of...

Halloween Cookie Contest

Halloween Cookie Contest

By Gisselle Rivera, Reporter

October 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Just like every year, the Food and Nutrition Elective class had their Halloween cookie contest, being in advanced we already knew what to expect and what the judges like to see. We knew the 1-2 classes were going to do the basic pumpkin cookies or skull ones but it was a surprise to see how creative...

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