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Revisiting the name of Earl Warren Middle School

By Katherine Ling, Staff Writer May 24, 2021

As anti-racism activism becomes a more prevalent topic, many once glorified historical figures with their names branded on schools are coming under fire. For example, The New York Times reported that the...

Seniors Logan Picunko, Alyssa Wing, and Keaton Tracy

Three seniors thoughts on graduation, the pandemic and mental health

By Corey Anderson, Staff Writer May 21, 2021

This school year has been odd, no doubt about it, especially for seniors graduating during the pandemic. Seniors Logan Picunko, Alyssa Wing, and Keaton Tracy reflect on their hopes for graduation, thoughts...

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Stress Less, Accomplish More

By Sarah Ragab, Olivia Silvester, and Sierra Blake May 20, 2021

This school year has not been easy, especially now that we are online and in the middle of finals. We found twelve ways to help destress that can create a more relaxed lifestyle. So keep calm and read...

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San Dieguito parents and staff surprise students with screenprinted shirts

By Sarah Ragab and Sierra Blake May 10, 2021
Parents and staff made a special gift for the San Dieguito Academy community
San Diego County Library – Cardiff-by-the-Sea Branch will open for limited, in-person services Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with one-hour sanitation break

San Diego County libraries adjust to the pandemic

By Kylie Schwartz, Editor-in-Chief May 5, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted nearly every aspect of our community. How we socialize, how we go to school, even how we enjoy meals at restaurants. However, one of the more overlooked aspects of the...

The significance of an old-fashioned letter

By Molly Jackson, Staff Writer May 4, 2021

“Sending a hand-written letter is becoming such an anomaly.  It’s disappearing. My mom is the only one who still writes me letters. And there is something visceral about opening a letter-I see her...

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A Tale of Four High Schools

By Kaya Simcoe, Staff Writer April 29, 2021

When choosing a high school, it can be difficult because there are so many options and things to learn. Incoming SDUHSD students might wish they had more information about all of the schools, especially...

Wow, my name is up in the sky!

A letter from the editor

By Kylie Schwartz, Editor-in-Chief April 21, 2021

When I was much younger, from birth until around third grade, my dad split his time between San Diego and New York City. He had an apartment there overlooking Times Square, and my mom, brother, and I would...

Jeremy Wright brings joy to the community with his art and videos

By Emily Broyles, Features Editor March 19, 2021

Quarantine has been a challenging time for students, teachers, and parents. There have been many ups and downs through this past year, and everyone has coped in their own ways.  Jeremy Wright, an art...

Wow, my name is up in the sky!

A letter from the editor

By Kylie Schwartz, Editor-in-Chief March 19, 2021

Do you ever pay attention to the thread of your life? How it begins in one place with yourself in a certain frame of mind, and then your mind develops as the thread unspools and grows longer and longer?...

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