High Life

Cleanliness and Safety as Lockdown Lifts

Xandria Hines, Staff Writer May 4, 2021

Although cleanliness in most public spaces is kept up by janitorial staff or maid services, the CDC recommends that you also take preventative measures of your own. The Center for Disease and Control...

Boredom Strikes: What to do when class is over?

Zinia Francis, Staff Writer November 2, 2020

This school year has already been different from anything students have ever experienced. Most students start school at 7:50 am. We wake up to open our computer sometimes not even getting ready for the...

An FAQ Focused on College Degrees

Xandria Hines, Staff Writer October 21, 2020

With the end of every school year comes the idea of uncertainty of what's next, and how you might get there, epically for the seniors of the 2020-21 school year. Steps can be taken to complete a college...

Zion is in the festive Halloween spirit.

New Dog in Town

Kelly Rodriguez, Staff Writer October 15, 2020

This is Zion, my dog. The small dog is my sister’s dog, named King. We are going to talk about King first. We got King when he was two weeks old. My mom got him from my grampa for $50. We have had...

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....

Long Beach Hospitals prepare for rush of patients among COVID-19 outbreak

Long Beach Hospitals prepare for rush of patients among COVID-19 outbreak

Nick Eismann, Staff Photographer April 8, 2020

As of April 8, Long Beach has a total of 256 confirmed cases of Novel Coronavirus, a number which Mayor Garcia says is expected to rise exponentially in the coming weeks. All businesses deemed non-essential...

Ready for the Real World?

Liz Rico, News Editor June 14, 2019

This week, I and many other seniors will be given a diploma and moving on into whatever kind of life we want to live. It is up to us to determine if we will continue education, have jobs, or just...

Prom Dress Season

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer April 17, 2019

On April 14, Rachel Suojanen, the 1-2 Japanese teacher, hosted a Prom dress giveaway called the Prom Dress Boutique at the Jewish Foundation in Long Beach. Students in Long Beach are given an opportunity...

Photo By Liz Rico

Banker Blues

Tom Morel, Contributing Writer March 22, 2019

With the AP test payment storm now complete, many Poly students have now interacted with the new banker, Lynne Amyx. For the past few years, Poly students have faced what seems like an ever-changing banker...

2019 C-SPAN Competition

Liz Rico, News Editor March 22, 2019

The 2019 Student Documentary Competition, C-Span’s StudentCam winners have been announced! Poly had four winning teams this year for the cable news channel’s StudentCam Competition. One out of the...

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