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Boys’ JV Soccer Team Prepares for Season
Michael Grijalva, Photographer • January 11, 2022

With winter sports coming soon, on November 18th during SCS, the Junior Varsity (JV) Boys’s Soccer team took their individual and team pictures in the...

Drama Department Launches Night of Horror
Diego Albarran, School News Writer • December 9, 2021

As the sky grew darker, the tent looked frightful during the dark evening. As soon as students walked in, they were introduced with fog and as they got...

Basketball Season Approaches
Idiris Abbi, School News Writer • December 9, 2021

The girls and boys basketball team is participating in their first full CIF season since 2020. The boys basketball team played their first game on Tuesday,...

Cross Country Team Takes On CIF and Girls Win League
Jasmine Mejia, Editorial Writer • December 7, 2021

Finishing off this year’s season, the Preuss Cross Country team competed in their final meet, the California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) meet, on...

Student Spotlight: Abigail Alemayeho
Angelina Gonzalez, School News Editor • January 11, 2022

Abigail Alemayeho (‘22), popularly known as Abby, is one of the Preuss School UC San Diego’s most accomplished seniors. Her achievements and involvement throughout the years have ultimately helped her reach her goal; Abby will be attending Stanford University on a full ride scholarship! Question:...

Army Spc. Angel Laureano holds a vial of the COVID-19 vaccine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, Md., Dec. 14, 2020. (DoD photo by Lisa Ferdinando)
Preuss Opens Vaccination Clinic On Campus
Brian Ponce, School News Writer • January 11, 2022

Under the University of California San Diego’s newest vaccine mandate, which was established on September 1st, the Preuss School UC San Diego opened a single-day vaccination clinic at the Walton Center on Friday, December 3rd. The clinic lasted from...

Construction of the tent where Fall Festival was held.
Preuss Presents: A Night of Horror
Diego Albarran, School News Writer • January 11, 2022

As the sky grew darker, the tent looked frightful during the dark evening. As soon as students walked in, they were introduced with fog and as they got closer to the seats students were presented with spiderwebs on top of the tent and around were coffins...

Middle Schoolers Beautify Classroom Doors
Middle Schoolers Beautify Classroom Doors
Huy Nguyen, School News Writer • November 19, 2021

A door decorating competition exclusively open for Preuss middle school advisory classes commenced on October 18 and ended on October 27. This exciting door decorating competition, hosted by our Associated Student Body (ASB), challenged middle school...

Statehood for Somaliland
Statehood for Somaliland
Christian Garcia, Editorial Writer • January 11, 2022

Should Somaliland be considered a separate nation from or part of Somalia? This question has never been thought about, at least to the people in western culture. Few know about the country, and fewer thought about its recognition worldwide. The country’s debated existence has been argued in the political...

State Laws Violate Trans Health Rights
State Laws Violate Trans Health Rights
Maria Verduzco, Editorial Writer • December 9, 2021

In the midst of a global pandemic, it seems President Trump found it more important to make discrimination against transgender people legal rather than keeping everyone safe. During Trump’s presidency, he often targeted LGBTQ+ rights and actively tried...

Infrastructure Bill Passed At Last
Infrastructure Bill Passed At Last
Christian Garcia, Editorial Writer • December 2, 2021

After a heated debate between Republicans and Democrats in trying to create a cooperative bipartisan bill, the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act was finally signed three days ago on Monday. Seen as Biden’s biggest achievement so far, the new law...

San Diego County Board Meeting Brings Attention to Public Unrest
San Diego County Board Meeting Brings Attention to Public Unrest
Daniela Navarrete, Editorial Writer • November 30, 2021

The Board of Supervisors has meetings every Tuesday and Wednesday in the County Administration Center in San Diego. These meetings are open to the public, and comments and questions are encouraged. Recently, the environment during these meetings has become...

Christmas Around the World
Christmas Around the World
Vy Thai, Entertainment Writer • December 14, 2021

Christmas is a widely-spread annual holiday celebrated on the 25th of December, where families gather to spend quality time together and give each other thoughtful presents. The backstory of Christmas focuses on the birth of Jesus Christ. Religious families will most likely emphasize this focus while...

Top Spotify Streams of 2021
Top Spotify Streams of 2021
Lesly Castillo, Entertainment Writer • December 14, 2021

Spotify Wrapped is a viral marketing campaign by Spotify. Since 2016, every year in early December the campaign allows spotify users to view a compilation of data about their activity on their platform over that past year. It also allows users to share...

Scott Disick Reacts to Kourtney Kardashian’s Relationship
Scott Disick Reacts to Kourtney Kardashian’s Relationship
Lesly Castillo, Entertainment Writer • December 2, 2021

Kourtney Kardashian and Scott Disick have been together for a decade, from 2005 to 2015. They had 3 kids while they were together, Mason Dash Disick, Penelope Scotland Disick, and Reign Aston Disick. After Kardasian and Disick broke off their relationship,...

Taylor Swift Releases New Album
Taylor Swift Releases New Album
Vy Thai, Entertainment Writer • December 2, 2021

Renowned American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift released her album, Red (Taylor’s Version) on November 12, 2021. The album includes 30 tracks and is a re-recorded album of her original, Red that was released on October 22, 2012. Red (Taylor’s Version)...

Spider-Man: No Way Home Releases December 17
Thien "Henit" Nguyen, Entertainment Writer • December 7, 2021

"Spider-Man: No Way Home" is premiering out to theatres December 17th, This movie is a continuation of Spider-Man: Far From Home. “I’m...

ASB Announces Homecoming Themes
Huy Nguyen, School News Writer • December 7, 2021

Our Associated Student Body (ASB) will be hosting homecoming for high school students on December 16th. This year’s homecoming theme is 4 Greek...

California Schools Provide Free Menstrual Products Under New Mandate
Tracy Trinh, Podcaster • December 2, 2021

Public schools all over California will be required to provide free menstrual products in their restrooms by the start of the 2022-2023 school...

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