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Staying Healthy

Staying Healthy

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

October 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

As the seasons are changing, and the weather is getting colder more and more people are getting sick. Here are a few things you can do to try and prevent an illness coming your way. Cover Your Mouth: One of the most important things to do is to make sure to cover your mouth when coughing or snee...

Do Animals Have A Sixth Sense?

Do Animals Have A Sixth Sense?

By Chandara Tep, Reporter

October 15, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Uncategorized

This week another anonymous reader has submitted the question, "Do animals have a sixth sense?" Unlike previous question, I did not have any knowledge on this topic at all. To help answer this question, I did not search for answers through the internet. Instead, I went ahead and interviewed some animals...

The PSAT

The PSAT

By Breanna Donnelly, Reporter

October 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

The Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test, otherwise known as the PSAT, took place this past Wednesday October 11, 2017.  This test gives 9th through 11th grade students a chance to prepare for their SAT in their junior year.  The PSAT consists of both a math and an English portion, and takes up most...

Mango Salsa

By Jasmine Lopez, Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Getting a bit bored of topping guacamole on everything? I personally believe you could never go wrong with some guac. However, I recently tried mango salsa and was swayed. This salsa is the perfect amount of fresh to a heavy meal! Also the best part, it makes your dish colorful. It goes great in a salad,...

The Volleyball Victory

The Volleyball Victory

October 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Last weekend, Modesto High Varsity Volleyball players were excused from later classes in order to attend a two-day tournament in Madera, California, lasting Friday and throughout the day Saturday.  The first day was against teams of varying magnitudes - some easily beaten, others putting up a fight.  Th...

Student of the Week-Sasha Ehrler

Student of the Week-Sasha Ehrler

By Hadiyah Waseem, Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

This week, I decided to interview Sasha Luise Ehrler. She is a sophomore enrolled in the IB program. Along side, with keeping up with her studies for IB she is also active around this school and gives back to the school in many ways.She is a very helpful, friendly, and funny person according to her friends....

MLB Postseason

MLB Postseason

By Rohin Walia, Reporter

October 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

It is finally October, and you know what that means. No not Halloween, I am talking about playoff baseball. Sadly, Bay Area teams in California have made the playoffs this season. The San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's didn't make the playoffs this season. With the wild-card games complete, the...

Student of the Week – Zoie Alstad

Student of the Week – Zoie Alstad

By Sarah Rinne, Reporter

October 1, 2017


Filed under Feature, Showcase, Student Life, Uncategorized

This week,  Freshman Zoie Alstad is the student of the week. Alongside her twin sister Alena, Zoie is a very talented dancer and performer. Zoie has been dancing for 11 years. She got into dancing because her mom wanted her to try something that she had never done before. Zoie then grew to love dancing....

Panther Puff Week 1

Panther Puff Week 1

By Rohin, Reporter

October 1, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

The first week of Panther Puff practice has started. Panther Puff is a great way to express your interest in different sports. For example, some girls are excluded from playing football, so they have an opportunity to play at the Panther Puff game. Panther Puff is a great experience whether you are...

Cross Country MMC Meet

Cross Country MMC Meet

By Rahul Walia, Reporter

October 1, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

This week's cross country meet was one of the best meets this season by far, due to the fact that the JV girls/boys and Varsity girls/boys took 2nd place as a team. The cross country meet was at East La Loma Park, which is a much easier and faster course. The reason why this race was faster and easier...

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