Importance of Lockdowns

Lauren Jai, Writer

March 1, 2018

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For all schools, drills are necessary to prepare for in case of a natural disaster, such as for an earthquake or fire. However, with the numerous school shootings that happen so often, shouldn’t we be having more lock...

Encouraging Ethical Media Coverage

Jamie Doo, Writer

March 1, 2018

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In the wake of the recent shooting that occurred in Parkland, Florida, mass media coverage of the tragedy occurred immediately, with almost no time to think about what occurred. This kind of reaction is not unusual. When f...

Proposed Tax Plan Will Affect College Students

Jacob Dominguez, Writer

January 31, 2018

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On November 16th 2017, a proposed tax plan by the GOP was made and that looks to have a hold on students’ everywhere. In the house of Representatives, the bill includes a 1.5 trillion tax cut and will eliminate any tax br...

Future Sea Kings Come to Open House Tonight

Phoebe Lai and Isabella Ruiz

January 31, 2018

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  For eighth graders, their parents, and potential students, this year’s Open House will be a night to remember. Students and faculty of PVHS have worked persistently to prepare for the event, and current and incoming...

NK’s Nuclear Threats to Hawaii Seem Empty

Nikolas Tempereau, Writer

January 31, 2018

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It is often said that we live in a bubble at Palos Verdes. By a bubble, people mean that residents don’t fully experience the true horrors of the world, even though the dangers are not to far away. The hawaiian islands,...

Students Yearn to Learn Outside the Classroom on School Field Trips

Lauren Jai, Writer

January 31, 2018

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Oftentimes, students are faced with the same old routine in each class—notes and lectures, textbooks and discussions. But there is one way to make a class enjoyable and one where you and learn a lot: going on a field trip. ...

The Battle of the Wits Comes Again

Isabella Ruiz, Writer

January 31, 2018

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All year long PVHS students look forward to the fast paced academic competition: Scholar Quiz. This contest is a team-based academic challenge in which students race to win trivia questions. Scholar Quiz leaves students and facult...

To Winter Formal and Beyond

Alexa Stevens, Writer

January 31, 2018

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On January 27, students attended the Winter Formal in the California Science Center in Exposition Park. This unique venue contributed to the event’s space theme, as the room in which Sea Kings danced is home to Endeavou...

Halloween Goes Off Without a Hitch

Michael Liu, Staff writer

November 3, 2017

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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...

Adults Fined for Hosting Party

Audrey Trell, Staff writer

November 3, 2017

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Last February, the Palos Verdes Estates City Council began a conversation about implementing a Social Host Ordinance within Palos Verdes. This type of legislation had already been adopted by the neighboring cities of Manhattan...

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