The Calm Within The Chaos of Coronavirus

Aurora Khatibi Garrity, Reporter

May 7, 2020

On March 12 in the evening hour of 8 o’clock, the Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District fired the call heard ‘round the world, igniting shouts of happiness from students of Palos Verdes High School. We now had the ult...

Click to Ship: Its harmful effects on the environment

Aurora Khatibi Garrity, Reporter

February 26, 2020

It was the summer of 2017, and I had just made my first purchase: a bag of forty scrunchies for seven dollars on the world’s largest online store, Amazon. I selected the Amazon Prime option for a twenty-four hour delivery per...

Sony’s Spiderman and Marvel Must Stay Married

Turner Helton, Reporter

October 23, 2019

Everyone’s favorite webslinger, Spider-Man is coming back to future Marvel films because of the recent contract agreement between Sony and Marvel Studios. I am ecstatic about this announcement because Spider-Man is one of the mos...

A PVHS Halloween: Striking a Balance Between Trick and Treat

Kyle Ahn, News Editor

October 23, 2019

Let’s just say this: PVHS’ legacy with Halloween is one full of chaos, controversy, or fun - it all depends on who you ask. The senior class, year after year, comes up with an intricate plan to wear two costumes: one fo...

Teen Drama or Teen Trauma?

Kaylie Harley, Reporter

October 23, 2019

Are There Issues Associated With Shows Being Overly Graphic? Suicide, drug abuse, violence, sexual imagery: these are just a few controversial topics that have begun to appear more frequently in our media over recent years. Teen d...

The College Board Is a Money Grabber

Ethan King, Reporter

October 23, 2019

If you want to get into a good college, apparently you need to cooperate with money-hungry sharks. By money-hungry sharks, I mean the College Board. This year, the College Board has decided to push up AP test registration...

A Letter From the Editors

October 23, 2019

Ethical Consumerism: put your money where your mouth is. With rising exposure of ethically questionable companies comes rising conflict between serving one’s personal gains and abiding by one’s own values. As more information...

Disney Needs to Re-think Their Re-makes

Alycen Kim, Reporter

October 23, 2019

When we think of Disney, we think of those bright, animated movies from our childhoods. Younger people may reference new Disney animations, from original princess movies like Frozen and Moana to fantasy films like Wreck-It-Ralph...

Complacency is Complicity

Sarah Liu, Writer

May 22, 2019

“And you all know,” Shakespeare warns in Macbeth, “security is mortals’ chiefest enemy.”  At Palos Verdes High School, this warning has never mattered more, as our security was our downfall in light of the racist ...

Teachers know best…

May 22, 2019

Graduating Sea Kings can still learn some life lessons from their teachers “Leave the world a better place than you found it. That’s your job” - Ms. Varela  “Getting to know your professors and visiting during office hours is critical . . . they...

Take it or leave it?

May 22, 2019

There are some things that you need to take to survive your freshman year of college, and there are also things that are better left at home. BRING IT Noise-cancelling headphones Shower shoes Instant noodles One ...

An Apologetic Senior

Alexa Stevens, Online Editor

May 22, 2019

Dear Teachers, Thank you for your efforts to teach curriculum to the senior class, myself included, during this second semester. Unfortunately, I cannot accept education at this time due to a myriad of factors… My dog ate...