Rotary Scholars 2016-2017

Rick Lang, Community Reporter

May 25, 2017

Filed under Features

Rick Lang Grant Portraz and Nicole Davidson Laguna Rotary Club recognizes two Scholar Athletes from Laguna Beach High School. Nicole Davidson received Most Valuable Player Award as well as Players Award, Coach’s Award, Most...

Makine Ecology visits local tide pools

Emily Addis, News Editor

May 9, 2017

Filed under Features

Not many schools get to conduct research at the tidepools weekly.  Alexandra Holtz’s Marine Ecology classes are conducting research projects in which they gather data from the tidepools in Picnic Cove at Heisler Park every bloc...

ASB Candidates: What to expect

Jamin Schwerner, Reporter

May 4, 2017

Filed under Features, Showcase

Recently, many LBHS students were disappointed by the long-awaited United States presidential election. On the bright side -however miniscule- the school’s ASB elections had less of a negative impression on the student body. I...

WE inspires next generation

Saba Saffrarian-Toosi, Reporter

May 4, 2017

Filed under Features

On Thursday, April 27, AP European students and PALS students went to WE Day at The Forum, in Los Angeles, and saw a wide variety of speakers including Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Alicia Keys, DJ Khaled, Alessia Cara and more. ...

Teachers give advice for upcoming AP tests

Sasha Kvitsinski, Entertainment Editor

May 4, 2017

Filed under Features

AP PHYSICS Last Year's pass rate: 78% "Take a melatonin the day before and get  a good nights sleep, at that point you either know or you don't," said AP Physics teacher Jennifer Merritt.   AP EUROPEAN HISTO...

Advice Column

Erica Garbutt, Features Editor

March 30, 2017

Filed under Features

Q: I don’t feel comfortable expressing pro-Trump or even pro-Republican comments around my school. Should I remain quiet for now and “ride it out?” A: There’s no need to keep quiet! Just because certain students may hav...

What scholarships are seniors applying for?

Owen McMurray, Photographer

March 23, 2017

Filed under Features

Every year, there are scholarships that are the most popular amongst the applicants. The chart below displays the four most applied to scholarships of 2017. The Mark Tiner Memorial Scholarship had 26 applicants, the Courtney Kel...

LBHSSF searches for seniors to reward

Kammie George, Editor-in-Chief/ Web Manager

March 23, 2017

Filed under Features

On Thursday, March 9, the Laguna Beach High School Scholarship Foundation officially closed applications. Students endured a stressful month of writing essays, gathering letters of recommendations, perfecting their resumes and op...