The Mustang

The jury is in

Junior Claudia Caton and senior Caeden Schlosser rehearsing for Trials.

By Linnaea Erisman, Arts Editor

March 12, 2019

Trials is the newest show on the SDA stage and is making its preview as the first entirely student written and directed play. Showing Thursday, March 14th through the 15th and 16th, Trials is being put on at SDA.  The play follows a woman from a small town in Georgia who, at the age of only 1...

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The new Pokemon game was announced this morning, Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield.

By Cade Culbertson, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

  This morning, a video preview of the new main series Pokémon games, called Sword and Shield, for the Nintendo Switch was posted, which announced that the games would release later this year. The review and in depth look of this video contains obvious spoilers, so if you’re a die-hard fan, ...

Overwatch-out for the next new hero

The new Overwatch hero Baptise, was announced this week.

By Alex Storer, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

On Monday the popular e sports game, Overwatch, unveiled its 30th hero, Baptise. According to the official Overwatch website, “Baptise wields an assortment of experimental devices and weaponry to keep allies alive and eliminate threats under fierce conditions. A battle-hardened combat medic he is just as capa...

A Sneak -a- Pika at Detective Pikachu

Preview photo

By Alex Storer, Staff Writer

February 26, 2019

The second official trailer for the highly anticipated movie, Detective Pikachu was released today. In the first trailer, fans were introduced to Ryme City, where humans and pokemon live together in unity. Tim Goodman, a 21-year-old has always wanted to be a pokemon trainer. His father, Harry Go...

Opinion: “Roma” should’ve won, “BlacKkKlansman” maybe, but not “Green Book”

The 91st Oscars awards show took place last night.

By Sylvia Young, Humor Editor/Features Editor

February 25, 2019

I actually took the time to watch all of the Best Picture nominees, plus “The Wife” and “Can You Ever Forgive Me,” which got Best Actress nominations. So basically, my opinions on the Oscars are about two percent more relevant than anyone else’s. I want to rant, so I’m gonna shove everything...

Formal: Unmasked

Winter Formal is this Saturday.

By Rayelyn Burrell, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

Winter Formal is coming up this Saturday  from 7:30 to 11pm at the Natural History Museum in Balboa Park. There will be three floors and the rooftop available to explore with many exhibits open. This year’s theme will be “Midnight Masquerade,” which allows everyone to disguise themselves for...

“Sense and Sensibility” comes to SDA

Sense and Sensibility runs this week and next week.

January 8, 2019

Starting January 10th, SDA’s Advanced Drama Honors class will be performing their own rendition of Sense and Sensibility, originally a novel, adapted as a play by Kate Hamill. The show will be January 10th, 11th, 12th, 17th, 18th, and 19th at 7pm in SDA’s home theatre. The show follows the main...

Take a gander(snatch) at Bandersnatch

New Netflix original movie,

By Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

January 8, 2019

Ever wondered what it would be like if you ordered soup instead of salad? Or went left instead of right? Well, in Netflix’s new interactive story, “Bandersnatch” by the series known as “Black Mirror,” you get to explore alternate realities based upon your own immediate choices. If you have...

Artwork is reigning around the campus

This superhydrophobic art piece is done by the weight training room.

By Taylor Lee, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018

It’s a rainy midday on a Thursday at San Dieguito Academy, and walking to class, you find what seems to be a depiction of Spongebob, Patrick, and Squidward’s house near the PAC. These were no accidents, but a rain-activated art project by the students in the Drawing and Design class taught by Zachary...

Get into the Winter spirit with our chilly playlist

A playlist centered around the bittersweet feeling the holidays brings.

By Katie Pruden, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018

We have tried to make the most diverse Winter playlist we can with the season approaching. No, December 1st doesn’t mean that it’s now Winter, but it’s close enough. So here is Winter playlist that isn’t just mix of the typical Christmas songs.   Please Come Home for Christmas- The Eagles ...