Government Shutdown Makes Waves

Kyle Ahn, Writer

February 21, 2019

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From December 21 to January 25, the federal government was partially shut down due to President Donald Trump’s refusal to pass a federal spending bill that did not include $5.6 billion of federal funding for his long-promised b...

Students March for Women in Politics

Chloe Lendi, Writer

February 21, 2019

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As 2020 approaches, so does the next presidential election. More women are beginning to raise their voices and starting to run for office. With 125 women being elected during the 2018 midterms into the Senate, the House of Representatives and gove...

A Formal to Remember (If You Actually Made It)

Gabby Rudy, Writer

February 21, 2019

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The pressure was heightened for Sea King ladies this past month as ASB declared our winter formal as “Sadie’s,” meaning the girls had to ask their favorite guy to be their date, as opposed to the other way around. ...

Applications for The Point 2019-2020 staff

February 19, 2019

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Apply to be a member of the 2019-2020 staff! We are looking for writers, photographers, and illustrators. Stop by Room 414 if you have any questions! Download the application and turn in to Ms. Ruiz in room 414 by March 8,...

How Does Gift Giving Change Over the Years?

Isabella Firmani, Writer

December 21, 2018

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With the holidays coming up, kids, husbands, wives, and parents are all going to have to make the big decision of what to get the rest of their family and friends. And although Christmas is a time for giving and receiving presents, it seems that as people get older, the number and value of gifts they ...

Rodney Rolls with the Tide

Isabella Ruiz, News Editor

December 21, 2018

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Engrossed in the serenity and peace of the waves, one PVHS senior feels the time slow down as he barrels through the ocean.  Senior Rodney Buck, a gifted longboard and shortboard surfer, has been chasing the thrill of surfing ...

PV Student Helps Save Animals During Fires

Chloe Slome, Writer

December 21, 2018

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With the Camp Fire in the North and the Woolsey Fire in the South, California this November was in a state of heat. Both fires, starting on November 8, confronted the firefighters with a difficult challenge. The Woolsey F...

PV Students Learn to Run, Hide, Fight

Seren Cho and Alexa Stevens

December 21, 2018

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This year, PVHS is to implement a new protocol in the event of an on-campus school shooter. The policy, established by the Department of Homeland Security, is called Run, Hide, Fight (RHF), and was adopted by the School Site ...

Student Leadership Collaborates for Class Comp

Chloe Lendi, Writer

December 19, 2018

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As the first annual Class Comp quickly approached the student body, Palos Verdes High School leadership programs, such as ASB, prepared to make this year’s competition as spirited as possible. Sophomore Class President...

A Nation of Fire and Fury

Kyle Ahn, Writer

December 3, 2018

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The news coverage, the lies, the name-calling, the anger; the schoolyard that is America has a bunch of whiny children running this country with a leader that encourages belligerence. Division and polarization have hijacked our ...

A Senior Takes Action

Chloe Lendi, Writer

December 3, 2018

Filed under Centerspread, Top Stories

Senior Alexandra Zarchy is a feminist who actively seeks ways to empower women and speaks her mind when controversy arises. When Zarchy saw that Brett Kavanaugh was inducted into the Supreme Court, she was eager to take action on a sm...

Seniors Shed Light on the Stories of PVHS Students

Kyle Ahn, Writer

December 3, 2018

Filed under Features, Top Stories

Here at PVHS, everyone has a story. These stories can be hard to find or be unheard of to the whole school. This is where social media site, Humans of PVHS, comes into play. Seniors Max Stafford and Tim Fox lead the storytelling for stu...

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