California Dreamin’ at Winter Formal 2020

January 28, 2020

Sea Kings headed to Hollywood for Winter Formal at Madame Tussauds. From seeing the world-famous wax figures to breaking it down on the dance floor and getting their hands cast in wax, attendees left feeling like they were California...

The Point wishes the best of luck to the class of 2019!

Jamie Doo, Editor-in-Chief

May 22, 2019


Tyner’s Top 10 of the year (by The Point)

May 22, 2019

1. Mindfulness Center  This year PV High took another step into helping the mental health of their students by creating a Mindfulness class on campus. Taught by Tammy Sheridan and Jill Moeller, the class aims to spread wellness and te...

Leaving Ignorance Behind, Moving Tolerance Forward

Seren Cho and Jamie Doo

May 22, 2019

We’ve been through this before. The past few years, we’ve gone through similar incidents. A student does something offensive, it goes around school, and then we move on. We forget. And, it’ll happen again.This year...

A Response to Racism

Akunnia Akubuilo, Guest Writer

May 22, 2019

Senior Class President Akunnia Akubuilo pens an open letter about her experience as an African-American student at PVHS. To Whom It May Concern, As a Black student within a predominantly White school district, a large part ...

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...

Starry Skies and Heart Eyes

Phoebe Lai, Editor-in-Chief

May 22, 2019

On Saturday May 18, 600 PVHS students attended the “Wish Upon A Star” Prom at the USC Wallis Annenberg Building in Downtown LA.  

Seniors Celebrate I Declare Day

Phoebe Lai and Sarah Liu

May 21, 2019

Liberty for Some, but Not for All

Kyle Ahn, Writer

May 2, 2019

When the law is not enforced, minorities must make their voices heard. 64 deaths, more than 1,000 buildings looted or burnt to the ground, mandatory curfews, 1,100 marines, 600 army soldiers, and 6,500 national guardsmen patrolli...

The Inside Scoop on Journalism Programs

Isabella Ruiz, News Editor

May 2, 2019

Motivated to find eye-catching ways to improve the school’s publications, the Triton Yearbook and The Point leaders attended the annual JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention in Anaheim during the last w...

Hawkeye Prevails in Scholar Quiz

Claire Hardesty, Writer

May 2, 2019

Some people can compete with ease, while others stand by with gaping mouths. How do these teams prepare for these questions? Are they superhuman or have they painstakingly prepared? This unique competition, Scholar Quiz, has been going on for thirteen years ...

Sold Out Footloose Shows Wow Audiences

Phoebe Lai and Isabella Ruiz

May 1, 2019

The classic 80’s film about high-schooler Ren McCormack and his struggle to return dancing and rock-and-roll music to his new town is being reclaimed by PV High’s own production of Footloose this Spring.  A story drawing on the restriction of self-expressi...

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