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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....

Completely Random Facts

Completely Random Facts

By Anna Rinne, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under A&E, Showcase, Uncategorized

When hippos are upset, their sweat turns red. Odontophobia is the fear of teeth. In an average lifetime, a person will walk the equivalent of five times around the equator. When you die your hair continues to grow for a few months. The sound of E.T. was made by someone squishing their...

Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma

By Rohin Walia, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Hurricane Irma gave Florida coast-to-coast wind over 130 mph, destroying homes and boats, knocking out power to millions and destroying large buildings. While it arrived in Florida a Category 4 hurricane, by night time it was down to a Category 2 with winds of 100 mph. Many organizations such have s...

First Cross Country Race

First Cross Country Race

By Rahul Walia, Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

The first cross country race of the year was Wednesday, the 23rd, and many of the cross country runners were slightly nervous but were ready to compete and represent Modesto High School. The race was at legion park and with the first race starting at 3:30pm and the last race at 5:00pm. With many new...

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,...

Labor Day

Labor Day

By Jasmine Lopez, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

What is Labor Day? What comes to the mind of most people is that there's no work or school. While this may be true, there's a reason why they get a day off from school and work. Labor Day is always the first Monday in the month of September. The holiday is the result from the labor movement, and it is...

MHS Woodshop

MHS Woodshop

By Paveevon Pheap, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

Woodshop has been apart of the school for several decades. Have you ever thought of taking that class for the fun of it? Especially now with the use of laptops all day long, don't you want to take some time off and do something a little more hands on. If that is the case you need some woodshop in your...

ACT

ACT

By Rahul Walia, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Attention Seniors! There are only two more ACT test dates left in the year, which means that you have two more chances to take the ACT to get the best score possible. As the school year goes on, the more stress builds up which makes it more difficult to study for the ACT. Homework, sports, and extra...

Word of the week: Adumbrate

Word of the week: Adumbrate

September 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Uncategorized

The word adumbrate is a verb that means to report. Adumbrate originates from the Latin word ad- which translates to. The other part of the word is derived from umbra which translates to shade. Throughout the years, the word adumbrate has been used in large amounts. Though the word is popular, people...

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