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10 Tips on how to effectively do your summer homework

Saba Saffarian-Toosi, Reporter

June 19, 2017

Filed under Features

10 tips on how to do your summer homework effectively Remember, first impressions are important. When you go walk into the classroom on the first day of school, you want to get on the good side of your teacher. An easy way ...

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...

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