The Panther Press

  • Spread the word, and help the Panther Press reach our entire community!

2017-2018 Staff

Sarah Rinne


Sarah Rinne is a freshman in the International Baccalaureate program at Modesto High School. In her first year of high school, she is excited to become...

Michelle Tiptom


Michelle Tipton is a sophomore at Modesto High School and is currently enrolled in all pre-IB classes. This is her first year as a reporter for the pant...

Anna Rinne


Anna Rinne is an IB junior at Modesto High School. She is currently a member of Project Hope, Panthers for a Cure, and Link Crew. She loves Poptarts, animals,...

Mehar Nijjar


Hi there. My name is Mehar and I'm a junior at Modesto High School. Hobbies of mine include: listening to music , going for walks, reading, and watching...

Paveevon Pheap


Paveevon is a junior at Modesto High School. This is her first year as a news reporter. On her spare time she likes to watch Netflix and play with her...

Lauren Byerly


Lauren Byerly is a Junior who is enrolled in Modesto High School and has been a part of the International Baccalaureate Program since Freshman year. She...

Jasmine López


Jasmine López is currently a junior in the International Baccalaureate Program at Modesto High. This is her second year writing for the Panther Press...



Rahul is currently a senior at Modesto High School as an IB student. He's been a part  of Modesto High School’s cross country team for three years...

Rohin Walia


Rohin Walia is a senior IB student at Modesto High School. Rohin is a sports minded person who likes to have fun. Rohin also works very hard to get wha...

Chandara Tep


Chandara is a chill dude. He is currently is in his third year at Modesto High School. He's an avid Dungeons and Dragons player and has also spent hundreds...

Matthew Smith


Matthew Smith is a junior at Modesto High in the IB program. He has a twin named Christopher Smith. He is a bit eccentric. Matthew may come off as rude,...

Tera Waterman


Tera Waterman is currently a Junior in the IB Program at Modesto High School. She moved to California in January of 2016 from Florida where she had lived...

The student news site of Modesto High School