High Life

Intercultural Faire

Intercultural Faire

April 17, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase, Slideshow

    Photos Courtesy of Liz Rico and Isaac Covarrubias

Clubs Sell Goods at Faire

Clubs Sell Goods at Faire

Madeline Milton, contributing writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Slideshow

Students at Poly High School were dismissed from class 90 minutes early on Wednesday for this year’s Homecoming Faire. The faire was a great way for clubs to raise money as well as to boost morale in the students, who were all buzzing in anticipation and excitement for the school-wide event. Many...

Sophomores Attend Sexual Harassment Seminar

Joy Rowden, Staff Writer

October 20, 2017


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On Wednesday, September 20 PACRIM sophomores attended a sexual-harassment seminar in teacher Libby Huff’s classroom. PACRIM alumni Rodney Patterson was the guest speaker whose intention was to better educate students and to make them aware of the different types of “harassment.” Huff s...

Whites, Camera, Action!

Whites, Camera, Action!

Taryn Wash, Staff Writer

February 12, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Slideshow

There has been talk recently concerning the diversity, or the lack thereof, in the nominations for the 88th annual Academy Awards. This is the second consecutive year in which the lack of diversity—and African Americans, to be specific—has been a concern of the public. What’s the deal? Last year,...

Pray For Humanity

Pray For Humanity

Zoe Adler, Opinion Editor

November 19, 2015


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In case you have had your head in the sand for the last week, Paris was stricken by a horrific series of terrorist attacks on Friday, November 13. The attacks, claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), took a total of 129 lives, including Cal State Long Beach student Nohemi “Mimi” Gonzalez,...

ACEing Autism Comes to Poly

ACEing Autism Comes to Poly

Kaitlyn Frawley, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015


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Senior Jasmine Roberts has brought ACEing Autism to the Poly tennis courts. This seven week program started on September 19, and has seven sessions every subsequent Saturday from nine to eleven AM, at the Poly Billy Jean King Tennis Courts. ACEing Autism is a volunteer-based program that teaches kids...

A Hoppy Homecoming For Jackrabbits

Jessica Alcala, Staff Writer

October 8, 2015


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As last week was Homecoming Week, there was a lot of scohol spirit at Long Beach Poly from September 28 to October 2. Many students and teachers expressed their spirit each day by dressing up. Monday, September 28th was Jersey Day, followed by Fashion Disaster Day, Dress Like Your Teacher Day, Twin Day...

Hawai’i H2O

Hawai’i H2O

Andrea Garcia, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2015


Filed under Slideshow, Sports, Sports Showcase

Even though the girls’ water polo season will not officially start until December, the Lady Jackrabbits have been competing all summer. Most recently, the girls visited Honolulu, Hawai’i to participate in the 47th Annual Hawaiian Invitational. The girls’ water polo team competed in five games and...

Jackrabbits Outrun Coyotes

Jackrabbits Outrun Coyotes

Cooper Bahr, Editor-in-Chief

September 14, 2015


Filed under Slideshow, Sports, Sports Showcase

The Poly Jackrabbits kicked off their football season on August 27 with a road trip to Peoria, Arizona to face the Centennial Coyotes. The Jackrabbits managed to pull through a rough start with a 13-12 win, despite a plethora of penalties and a slow offense. “We’re a young team and a lot of our...

All District Mixes It Together

All District Mixes It Together

Maria Palaroan, Staff Writer

February 16, 2015


Filed under Arts & Culture, Showcase, Slideshow

Poly music students participated in the annual All District Concerts, which were held from January 29 to February 4 at the Terrace Theater as well as in Milikan High School’s auditorium. Both concerts featured spectacular nights filled with impactful, full orchestra pieces, such as “Jupiter” and...