Celebrating Life, not Death

Amanda Houtz, Staff writer

December 3, 2017

Filed under Arts and Society, Features

Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a Latin American tradition, and is dedicated to the gathering of family and friends to remember those who have passed. It is celebrated all over the world in countries such as Mexico,...

Halloween Goes Off Without a Hitch

Michael Liu, Staff writer

November 3, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Features, News

In previous years, Seniors have not put PVHS in the best of light on Halloween. According to Principal Dr. Charles Park, “Since the reopening in 2002...I just believe every year we could have done better. Even if one studen...

Living the Double Life: A Teacher and a Student

John Hilden, Staff writer

November 3, 2017

Filed under Features

Can you imagine teaching nearly two hundred students while still managing the stress of college level curriculum?   Laura Palosaari, a third year teacher here at PVHS, faces the challenge of teaching three different subjects ...

Sweet Treat for St. Patty’s

Sophie Piller, Writer

February 19, 2017

Filed under Features

Each year on March 17, the citizens of Ireland along with the Irish-at-heart across the world celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. With approximately 34.7 million citizens with Irish ancestry in the U.S., this holiday is celebrate...

Sleep Deprivation in Teens

Sleep Deprivation in Teens

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Is Winter Break Too Short?

Lauren Jai, Writer

January 10, 2017

Filed under Features

 Winter break is a transition from school’s neverending tests, homework, and studying, to opening presents, being with family, and time for fun holiday traditions. However, do students think that winter break is too short?...

Night of Poetry at PVHS

Michael Lui, Writer

December 12, 2016

Filed under Features

     Palos Verdes High School is home to many talented and special students of all genders and backgrounds. However, these students often don’t have a platform or a place where they can display their talents to the whole scho...

Ways to earn money outside of school

Maddy Bohannon, Writer

December 1, 2016

Filed under Features

     Need a simple way to earn some extra cash? Lots of high school students want a way to earn a little dough without committing to a proper job. These simple jobs can help teens decide on a future career path because it l...

Tradewinds Slam Poetry Night

Jamie Doo, Writer

November 15, 2016

Filed under Features

     The Tradewinds is holding a Slam Poetry Night on Tuesday, November 29th in the OAR, from 6:30 - 8:00 pm. All students wishing to perform their piece must inform Ms. Pavelka in Room 415. This event is a fantastic chance fo...

Veteran’s Day

Maddy Bohannon, Writer

November 15, 2016

Filed under Features

     Veterans Day is much more than just a day off of school. This special day is recognized annually on November 11th, in order to honor the courageous military soldiers that have served or are currently  serving our cou...

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