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  • DACA is Still a Thing

    DACA is Still a Thing

    Jessica Garcia, Staff Writer

    November 3, 2017

    About 9 months into his presidency, Donald Trump has managed to repeatedly mortify many Hispanic families. Apart from the fact that he is still working on building his “border wall,” he has repealed DACA impacting many Hispanic members who were part of the program. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was created by former...

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  • Activists of Poly: Lauren Calderon

    Activists of Poly: Lauren Calderon

    Elaina Miskiel, Editor-in-Chief

    October 5, 2017

    Over the past two summers, Lauren Calderon, Poly PACE senior, has run a successful Power to the Period community service project. Power to the Period is run by U by Kotex and with the objective to collect feminine hygiene products for homeless or needy women. She has collected a remarkable total of 8,792 products for donation. “I became involved with...

    Photo courtesy of Lauren Calderon’s Instagram

  • Mob Shot: Good as Gold

    Mob Shot: Good as Gold

    October 5, 2017

    Photos by David Moore & Phoenix Jones

ROTC Pays College Tuition

ROTC Pays College Tuition

Akira Johnson, News Editor

November 3, 2017No Comments

It is officially college season and this is the time when high school seniors are working on college applications and looking for any and all ways to get money for tuition. Unfortunately, not all scholarships guarantee...

DACA is Still a Thing

DACA is Still a Thing

Jessica Garcia, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017No Comments

About 9 months into his presidency, Donald Trump has managed to repeatedly mortify many Hispanic families. Apart from the fact that he is still working on building his “border wall,” he has repealed DACA impacting many...

  • Video Class Receives Grant November 3, 2017
  • Pac Rim, PACE, and CIC Offer Shadow Program for 8th Grade Students November 3, 2017

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Letter to the Editor: In Response to “Watch Yo Profamity”

Ray Porter, Poly CSO

November 3, 2017

Jessica Garcia’s article “Watch Yo Profamity” from the October 5 High Life school newspaper was horrible. Not just her erroneous insight on the subject of “profanity”,...

Trying to Send Positive Vibes! :D

Jessica Garcia, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Just being a high school junior and having two long years still ahead of me makes me want to cry and throw my backpack in the trash and just saying “Forget this!” I am...

Tardy Pass Policy Delays Students

November 3, 2017

Gun Violence… Enough is Enough!

November 3, 2017

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