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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...

Word of the Week: Kerfuffle

Word of the Week: Kerfuffle

By Matthew Smith, Reporter

September 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

A kerfuffle is a fuss that stems from conflicting views. Most people don't know the meaning of this word due to it being a British word. The word originated from the Scottish word car which means twist. The other root of the word is fuffle which means to disorder. This word wasn't used much in the past,...

Welcome Back

Welcome Back

August 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Welcome back panthers! Regardless of how last year went, it’s a new school year and that means a fresh start! New teachers, new school supplies, and maybe even some new friends. It’s only been two weeks, but how do you feel so far ? Do you feel welcomed back and ambitious ? Or are you nervous and confus...

Student Athlete Spotlight

Student Athlete Spotlight

By Paveevon Pheap and Gisselle Rivera

August 28, 2017


Filed under Sports, Student Life

This week's student athlete spotlight is Thai Bue (#9). He is the running back and line backer for our freshman team. Thai's football career began at the start of second grade. He would always watch football on T.V and later realized that the sport was something he was destined for. The first game of...

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