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Friends Who Run Together Stay Together

Friends Who Run Together Stay Together

By Paveevon Pheap, Reporter

September 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life, Uncategorized

Myrka and Jennifer have been friends since the third grade and have been inseparable since. They were always running around the playground at the age of eight. They always have loved to run, and they were always the fastest ones in the group. No matter what the weather was, they were down to run together....

Student of the Week – Jackie Hernandez

Student of the Week – Jackie Hernandez

By Sarah RInne, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Jackie Hernandez is currently an IB Junior at Modesto High School. She can play the guitar, ukulele, and the piano. Jackie says that she started playing instruments as a freshman when she took a guitar class as an elective. She felt herself quickly catching on and learning faster than some of her peers....

Student of the Week: Sedina Ackuayi

Student of the Week: Sedina Ackuayi

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

September 11, 2017


Filed under Feature, Student Life, Uncategorized

Sedina Ackuayi is an IB freshman at Modesto High School. Before becoming a panther, she went to Prescott Junior High School and Colony Oak Elementary School. She likes to play music, dance, read, and write. Sedina has been interested in music for many years. She began playing piano seven years ago,...

Club Faire

Club Faire

September 9, 2017


Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

On September 6th, this Tuesday, club fair occurred. Club fair is the event in which club representatives will set out a table that you could approach to learn about their club. If interested, you can sign up for the club and find out about upcoming meetings. At Modesto High, we have a wide variety of...

The Temperature Debate

The Temperature Debate

By Lauren Byerly, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Student Life

Many students have noticed the recent variation between the outside and inside temperature at school. While the weather outside has become extreme, skyrocketing to temperatures above 110 degrees, teachers have been using air conditioning to balance this out and make their classrooms bearable. However,...

What A Senior Wants

What A Senior Wants

By Chandara Tep, Reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The senior year of high school is a person's last chance to really live in the moment that is high school. To a senior, their prior years have gone by in a blink of an eye, and quickly enough, this year will vanish as well. When your life in high school ends, many of its doors close. One of the worst...

Fall Homecoming Workdays

Fall Homecoming Workdays

By Mehar Nijjar, Reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

It is already September and Fall Homecoming is just  around the corner! The ASB leadership class has been making preparations since school started, and will continue diligently all the way until the night of the Homecoming football game played against Davis High School. For the first weekend of September,...

Student of the Week: Christian Villa

Student of the Week: Christian Villa

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

September 5, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Christian Villa is a sophomore at Modesto High School. He is enrolled in the Performing Arts Academy and plays the saxophone in the Modesto High Band. Christian started playing the saxophone six years ago. He played alto saxophone for four years and tenor saxophone last year. This year he began playing...

Athlete Spotlight

Athlete Spotlight

By Paveevon Pheap, Reporter

September 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Student Life

This week's student athlete is Alissa Tek. Alissa is currently playing tennis for the fall semester. She has been playing for 2 years now. She first gained the interest to play tennis when playing a match with her aunt, and realized that she wanted to develop hitting techniques and skills in the sport....

Early Release Days

Early Release Days

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

September 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

Something every student can look forward to is an early release day. Although it seems as if everyone loves early release days, how do teachers really feel about them? Early release days, or collaboration days, do not just exist so that students can have some extra time to relax. During these collaboration...

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