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Dr. Seuss Day

On Thursday March 2, St. Philip’s celebrated Dr. Seuss Day! Each year on this special day, Ms. O’Toole the Jr. High Language Arts teacher, likes to celebrate this day by letting Jr. High students bring their favorite Dr. Seuss book to school and read it to their partner, a student in grades K-5. ...

2nd Grade Field Trip

2nd Grade Field Trip

Katie Yan, Contributor

Two weeks ago, the 2nd grade class went to Caltech to watch the play “Skippyjon Jones: Snow What” in the Beckman Auditorium. “Skippyjon Jones: Snow What” is similar to the fairytale “Snow White”. In the story a princess is frozen by a witch, after eating an apple the witch cursed. Skippyjon Jones saves the day by kissing the frozen ice. This was a new field trip for 2nd grade. The 2nd grade teachers did this field trip because it tied into their Language Arts curriculum. They wanted their...

March 21No Comments

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Affirmative Action and the 2017 Oscar Awards

Vivian Nguyen

The Oscars recently took place amidst one of the problematic industries of the United States - the film industry. The movie making industry has been accused of being racially ex...

March 14No Comments

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Ash Wednesday Service

Ash Wednesday Service

Heather Dopke and Alexander Balian

    A few weeks ago was Ash Wednesday. This year Ash Wednesday was on Wednesday, March 1st. Ash Wednesday is a service where people go to church to have...

March 14No Comments

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2017 NBA All Star Weekend Results

Georgio Maroun, Contributor

Well, as expected, this NBA All-Star Weekend was a terrific one. On a Friday night, the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game took place with a final score of East, 88, and West 59, including the MVP, professional NBA impersonator, Brandon Armstrong. Later that n...

February 28No Comments

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Dancing With The Stars Returning Pro Dancers

Madeline Napierala, Contributer

    Dancing With The Stars: What pros are coming back?   Dancing With The Stars is premiering on March 20 the 2017 so it's so close to airing. They just announced what pro dancers are coming back to the show. Sadly Derek Hough will not be returning for this season on Dancing With The Stars. But Val Merchosvy who won the mirror ball last year with Laurie Hernandez. Also the new couple Maks and Peta are returning to Dancing With The Stars. That's all we know right now but ...

March 7No Comments

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Peacebuilder of the week: Johnny Javelera

Peacebuilder of the week: Johnny Javelera

Sasha Kalpakoff, Contributers

This weeks peacebuilder of the week  is Johnny Javelera! Johnny is in KB and already is becoming a great peacebuilder. He is a great example of what being a good peacebuild...

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Student Fiction

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Two Friends

Two Friends

Katie Yan and Campbell Buffington

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Reader’s Corner 3-5: How to Steal a Dog

Reader’s Corner 3-5: How to Steal a Dog

Campbell Buffington, Contributor

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