High Life

Model United Nations, Take Flight!

Ab Tudayan, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under News

Poly’s Model United Nations club and elective hosted by Mr.Gologily accompanied 30 students from February 8th - 10th to Boston, Massachusetts to participate in a simulated United Nations meetings. The prestigious model united nations event was hosted by Boston University coined, “BosMUN,...

The Rivalry Continues: Soccer Edition

Sinead Neinast, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Showcase

It’s that time of year again, where the Wilson and Poly girls soccer teams play in a rivalry game that has lasted decades. On Tuesday, December 18, the Jackrabbits girls varsity played the Bruins in what was the game that set the stage for the rest of the season. Last year, Poly lost to Wilson 0-2....

Shooting at Torrance

Syanne Patton, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

On January 5 at Gable Bowl House, three people were shot dead and four were left injured. The victims of the shooting were all in their twenties. One allegedly was trying to stop the fight that caused the commotion. This all broke out because of a fight between fathers at a family gathering. At the bowling...

Hot H2O

Alora Booth, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports

The oldest rivalry in Long Beach came back to life for one more game, as the Long Beach Poly Girls Water Polo team counted down to their last practice before they faced the game that matters the most to them: Wilson. The game started at 6:19 pm December 19, with the sprint won by Wilson High School....

Sailing Doesn’t Go so Smooth For The Jackrabbits

Tom Morel, Contributing Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Uncategorized

On January 5-6, 2019, the Long Beach Poly sailing team competed again at the famed Rose Bowl Regatta, a race where over a hundred high school and college teams compete separately to win the inaugural race of 2019. Ironically, the regatta takes place in Long Beach, not at the Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena. The...

Poly Jackrabbits Pin Down The Victory

Ab Tudayan, Staff Writer

January 24, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On January 10, boys varsity wrestling took on Lakewood in the Big Gym at Poly, and it was provided high energy entertainment for those that came to watch. Twelve exhilarating matches took place from weight groups 106 pounds to 235 pounds. Poly took the dub winning 8 out of 11 matches played against...

YouTube War

Melissa De La Cruz, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Felix Kjellberg, rather known online as YouTube sensation Pewdiepie, created his YouTube channel in 2010. As of now, he has over 67 million subscribers and has been the top subscribed channel on YouTube since 2013. However that is about to change as the YouTube channel T Series, is slowly ca...

The AP Room is Now Open

The AP Room is Now Open

Ana Mejia, Feature Editor

October 31, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

This year Jason West, the new AP Coordinator for Poly High School has turned Room 132 into a study lounge for any student who is currently enrolled in at least one Advanced Placement class. This lounge was inspired by a coffee shop as a place where AP student can receive tutoring, study in group,...

National Merit Finalists

Eliana Jimenez, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under News

The National Merit scholarship program provides opportunities for students to be recognized for their phenomenal academic achievements. Students with PSAT scores at the top one percent of scores in the state, with the addition of reflecting transcript records of their score, qualifies them to be semifinalist....

Robotics Club Hosting Fundraiser

Liz Rico, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under News

Long Beach Poly Robotics Club participated in an off-season competition called Fall Classic and placed first in the competition. The Fall Classic is hosted by a company yearly with the objective of having games created for schools to compete with their designed robot. The LBP Robotics Club completely...

Jazz Ready for Thursday Concert

Tom Morel, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Arts & Culture

On November 1, the Poly Jazz Bands will have their first concert of the year in the Poly Auditorium. Each of the four bands will perform four songs, and each song will feature several improvisational soloists. Band director Chris Stevens said during Jazz “A” band rehearsal on Monday that he has...