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Weekly Schedule 1/30/17-2/3/17

By Zaynah Waseem, Reporter

February 3, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

This week was quite eventful as well as hectic for a lot of Modesto High students. From sports events to balloting for the next school year, Modesto High panthers have been really busy this week. Several interesting events took place. A bunch of incoming 8th graders interested in the International Baccalaureate...

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...

Clones?

By Trevor Pedron, Reporter

January 28, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Modesto High prides itself on having a club for everyone,  and that includes those that are interested in molecular/cellular biology. ATGC, named so for the four nucleotides in DNA - adenine, thymine, guanine, and cytosine - is such a club, where members are currently working on a bacteria clone project....

Finals Week!

By Ellen Zheng, Writer

December 12, 2016


Filed under Student Life

With only one week left before winter break, panthers are preparing for their 1st semester final examinations. Often worth at least 20% of the overall class grade, many students are stressed around this time. This is not the time to give up! Below are some tips for acing your exams this week. Use...

At ATGC – Week Of 11/5

By Sameen Mahmood, Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Student Life

  On Wednesday, November 9, 2016, the Modesto High ATGC (molecular biology) club held their weekly meeting in room 45 from 3 to 5 pm. This week, the club was working on new clones and DNA copies. The process of getting the clones takes several weeks, so the club has been dividing up the steps...

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...

Free Tutoring Available at the AVID Center

By Yari Mariscal, Writer

March 23, 2016


Filed under Student Life

Students frequently stress out over their grades right before the end of the quarter. The AVID center (rooms 316 & 317, math building) is always an option for any student to attend tutoring, instead of stressing over grades. The main tutor to be found at all times is Martin; he is always available...

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...

“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,”

College Applications

By Waleed Khan, Reporter

November 16, 2015


Filed under Student Life

It’s that time of year again, time for pumpkin spice lattes, jack-o-lanterns… and college applications. It's college application time for high school seniors across the country, possibly the scariest time of the year, as they get to see whether they get accepted or whether the last twelve years of...

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