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Does Your Sign Match Your Personality? High Life Roundtable

Does Your Sign Match Your Personality? High Life Roundtable

According to astrology, celestial incidents coincide with human activity, but is that really true? In western astrology, astrological signs or Zodiac signs are twelve 30 degree sectors that make up the...

High Life Roundtable: Covid Positives

The High Life staff recently posted a column with thoughts about what we've been missing or felt like we missed out on during the past year. In this column, we share things that have been positive, or...

Roundtable: What We’ve Missed During the Pandemic

Scenes from the last year...   March 13, 2020, a date which will live in infamy. There are other dates that marked the beginning of the Covid-19 era for other groups of people - for NBA...

School reopening is a good idea – but not for me!

Alexander Phouma, Staff Writer March 11, 2021

Jackrabbits are officially returning to school! As of March 2021, Polytechnic High School and the rest of LBUSD has announced that students are able to take a survey and decide if they would like to return...

Thoughts About Online Learning and Reopening School

sierra brott-hunter , staff writter March 9, 2021

To start off, I feel like going back to school next month is pointless because of the fact that we are going back only for one month and we are gonna be doing the same thing that we do at home only in...

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A Rude, but Subtle Awakening

Zinia Francis, Editor February 23, 2021

These past months have had a series of highs and lows. It's been hard for me to stay consistent in many ways. I often catch myself overthinking small things such as the way I speak, write and solve homework...

Working out During Quarantine

Working out During Quarantine

Xandria Hines, Staff Writer February 12, 2021

Working out is endorsed by doctors and health-specialists for all kids or for anyone who may be in need of it. Many supply this need with walking, biking, or other hour-long activities that can be accomplished...

High Life Resolutions

High Life Staff January 19, 2021

At the start of the New Year, a few of our staff members shared their New Year’s Resolutions.   Zinia Francis Get a new wardrobe  Be more social with the people I enjoy  Take...

What should LBUSD do with $100 million? Students have ideas…

  The Long Beach Post has reported that Long Beach Unified School District is set to receive $99.4 million in federal funds from the December 2020 relief package. The money is based on LBUSD’s...

Opinion: Canceled SAT

Chansochata Thon October 29, 2020

This month, all of Long Beach Poly’s students were notified that the October 14 SAT was canceled. I believe this was the right move by the school, to place health before anything else, but I and a lot...

my new normal: sierra brott-hunter

sierra brott , staff writter October 12, 2020

  Online school  The 2021 school year has started online and at home because of Covid 19 so I am here to talk about why I like online school and why I don’t like online. My routine for online...

My New Normal: Kelly Rodriguez

Kelly Rodriguez, Staff Writer October 2, 2020

When I first wake up I get my Chromebook to start my first period without getting ready. Sometimes I sleep in my class or watch youtube when my teachers are not talking or when I am done with my work....

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