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San Dieguito Academy Newspaper

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San Dieguito Academy Newspaper

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Close Contact Protocol Updated

By Mia Racine, Staff Writer October 13, 2021

On October 13, information from the San Diego County of Education was sent via Aeries communication to parents regarding a district-wide update to close-contact protocol.  Unvaccinated students who...

A vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine. Courtesy of REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

First COVID vaccine gets full FDA authorization

By Jenna Wilson-Levin, Managing/Politics/Opinions Editor August 23, 2021

The FDA gave full approval for the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine on August 23rd. The Pfizer vaccine is the first COVID vaccine to receive this approval. It is the only vaccine approved for those between...

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...

Senior Taylor Lee goes outside to take her friends dog on walks as a way to destress

Opinion: The positives of COVID-19 (besides tests)

By Isabella Ferrea, Opinions Editor March 16, 2021

March 13th, 2020. I had no idea that day would completely change my life, especially not for the better. When COVID hit the U.S, I thought it was the worst thing that could have ever happened. The first...

SDUHSD District photo for reopening

SDUHSD Reopening Plans

By The Mustang Staff, Journalism March 9, 2021
Latest updates and timeline on the SDUHSD reopening plan
Board members discuss the following at Earl Warren Middle School on Feb. 16, 2021

SDUHSD board discusses new reopening guidelines and more

By Emily Broyles and Kylie Schwartz February 24, 2021
New guidelines may spell a hopeful message for those who wish to return to school on-campus
Tables have signs that tell students not to sit in certain spots near the Mustang Commons and around campus

What it is like to be a student back on campus

By Caroline Wagner, Staff Writer February 18, 2021
What you need to know about life back on campus
Southern California Hospital Administers Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine To Long-Term Care Patient

What you need to know about the Pfizer and other coronavirus vaccines

By Lauren Lucero, Staff Writer January 24, 2021

The newly released Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, created by Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci in Mainz, Germany, was issued as the first emergency use authorization (EUA) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...


Researchers discover a new COVID-19 variant

By Karla Balderas, Staff Writer January 21, 2021

Ohio State University researchers discovered SARS-Cov-2, a COVID-19 strain, in late Dec. 2020 and January. This new variant has traveled to Florida, California, and Colorado.  The new strain produces...

Quarantine can be stressful so finding small moments to take care of yourself throughout the day is vital

Four tips for coping during quarantine

By Eva Roemer, Staff Writer January 19, 2021
San Dieguito students shared their experiences of how they have been coping during the pandemic
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