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MoHi Panthers Support the Dream

MoHi Panthers Support the Dream

By Mackenzie Anderson, Staff Editor and Writer

August 29, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

“…And so even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow”, in the words of Dr. Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., “I still have a dream”. This enduring speech, delivered fifty years ago on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, gave hope to African American citizens everywhere who were enduring nothing...

Mr. Guerrero’s Full Interview

Mr. Guerrero’s Full Interview

By Samuel Lee, Writer

March 28, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

Q – How long have you been teaching or working in education and at what schools and grades? A - Thirty-six years at Modesto City Schools. Thirty-four years at Modesto High. I was a teacher for twenty-two years. I taught Spanish and PE. I coached cross-country, soccer, and track.   Q – What...

Ms. Hutton’s Full Interview

Ms. Hutton’s Full Interview

By Sarah Lim, Writer

March 28, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

Q – How long have you been teaching and at what schools or grades? A - I have been teaching for 38 years, all at Modesto High.   Q – What has been the most gratifying part of teaching? A - The most gratifying part of working with students is watching them grow and mature, both as...

Ms. Bjarnason’s Full Interview

Ms. Bjarnason’s Full Interview

By Sarah Lim, Writer

March 28, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

Q – How long have you been teaching, and at what schools or grades?   A -I’ve taught over 20 years and I’ve taught special education grades K-12. I’ve worked in Ripon K-8 and here 9-12.   Q – What has been the most gratifying part of teaching? A - I like seeing the l...

Ms. Bannholzer’s Full Interview

Ms. Bannholzer’s Full Interview

By Sarah Lim, Writer

March 28, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

Q – How long have you been teaching and at what schools and grades? A - I began in 1985, in Dos Pallos. I began with middle school, then Junior High, taught all grades between 9-12, and also some JC teaching.   Q – What has been the most gratifying part of teaching? A - The abilit...

Ms. Tomao’s Full Retirement Interview

Ms. Tomao’s Full Retirement Interview

By Sarah Lim, Writer

March 25, 2013


Filed under Feature, Student Life

Q – How long have you been working in education and at what schools or grades? A - I worked for Modesto City Schools for 17 years.  The first 5 years were spent at the District's Assessment and Evaluation office working on testing projects and then I moved to Modesto High School, spending 12 yea...

Long Distance Friendships Can Thrive

By Mackenzie Anderson

March 21, 2013


Filed under Student Life

The strong bond of friendship is, and always will be, an important and beautiful part of growing up and living in an extraordinarily social society. As humans, an urge to socialize is biologically instilled upon as due to our health and survival needs. Though primal instincts are generally seen as animalistic...

MHS Art Students’ Work on Display

MHS Art Students’ Work on Display

March 21, 2013


Filed under News, Student Life

Tonight, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the Modesto Junior College Art Gallery is our Stanislaus County High School Student Art Show. Jonathan Flores, a very outstanding young artist here at MHS, received an Honorable Mention for his hand sculpture that he made in his Sculpture Design class. Serra Rieker’s...

Disneyland Deadline Not Dead Yet

Disneyland Deadline Not Dead Yet

By Mackenzie Anderson

February 21, 2013


Filed under News, Student Life

The senior trip to Disneyland is a once in a life time event for our departing students. Limited seats are available, but the deadline has now been extended. Turn in your permission slip and deposit of $50.00 by February 22nd! Visit www.disneylandgradnite.com to find out more about what this magical night entails. The...

AVID

AVID

By Sarah Lim, Staff Writer

January 22, 2013


Filed under Student Life

Modesto High’s AVID– Advancement Via Individual Determination – is an educational program, but unique in its own way, and unlike the IB or the AP programs offered on our school,  AVID prepares students to choose their path to college who may not otherwise consider college a viable option. The f...

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