The Mustang

 A Quick Preview for the New Season 3 of On my Block

On my Block is back with a new season.

By Ronan McDonnell, Staff Writer

March 15, 2020

 Exactly 374 days after its season 2 launch and On My Block is back. The show follows a quintet of teenagers and their adventures in the inner city of South Central Los Angeles. In the inner city, gangs rule the streets and drug trafficking is a norm. The show follows Cesar, Jasmin, Monse, Ruby, an...

A battle for the ages: Offense vs Defense

A battle for the ages: Offense vs Defense

By Matty Neimark and Zach Joelson

January 22, 2020

After an interesting year of football, the Super Bowl is finally set and ready to go. In Miami, Florida, we will see the Kansas City Chiefs take on the San Francisco 49ers for Super Bowl LIV. Also, yes, you heard me correctly, the New England Patriots will not be competing in the Super Bowl this year. Ou...

The adaptation of Shirley Jackson’s novel comes to SDA

Come see The Haunting of Hill House.

By Kate Paxton, Staff Writer

October 24, 2019

A take on the novel “The Haunting of Hill House” will be presented by SDA theatre on October 24, 25, and 26 at the Clayton E. Liggett theater. The play has been adapted to have less “poltergeist experiences”. But, according to junior Ellery Bolton (playing Theodora), the play has been adapted wonde...

Homecoming is going to be haunted

This year's Homecoming dance is Halloween themed.

By Devlin Ott, Online Editor/ Photo Editor

October 15, 2019

SDA’s annual Homecoming dance, taking place in several locations with a 'Haunted Hoco' theme, is this Friday from 7-10 pm. According to ASB Director Rod Keillor, this year's dance "will have lots of great activities." Similar to last year's dance, it will be taking place around the courtyard of the ...

Pokemon Reveals New Galarian Ponyta

Galarian Ponyta.

By Jeffrey Furgerson, CAF Editor

October 14, 2019

On November 15th, Pokemon Sword and Shield will be available for purchase all around the world. As we get closer and closer to this date, the company releases new Pokemon, in-game footage, and new game mechanics to help fuel trainers’ excitement.  On October 4th, Pokemon decided to give fans a sneak peak of the...

The Welcome Back dance is going to be out of this world

This year's Welcome Back dance is taking place on Friday.

By Kate Paxton, Staff Writer

September 17, 2019

This Friday, September 20, is the Welcome Back Dance. The theme will be Area 51- Outer Space Aliens, inspired by the area 51 raid phenomenon.  For the first time ever, it will take place in front of the Arts and Humanities building. It will be from 7-10pm. According to ASB Director Rod Keillor, there w...

Prom: Across the bay

The last day to buy prom tickets is Wednesday, May 15th.

By Alex Storer and Devlin Ott

May 14, 2019

On Saturday, May 18th SDA will be having its prom on the Hornblower Cruise ship which will be cruising San Diego Bay from 7:30-11pm. This year, the theme is The Great Gatsby, so get out your jazzy instruments and sail on over to West Egg. Prom this year has a plethora of events to explore over the seve...

Drive into the Past

Tomorrow night, ASB is hosting a drive in movie at the lower student parking lot.

By Alex Storer, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019

On Friday, the 19th, at 7:30 pm in the lower lot SDA will be showing a drive-in movie, Napoleon Dynamite. This is a drive in movie, which means that you need to either drive yourself or get in a friends car while watching the movie. For those of you who are too young to drive some extra seating will b...

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...

Super Effective Marketing

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, ...