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SDA Boys Water Polo celebrates after a victory at the Thrills in the Hills Tournament

Boys Water Polo Hopeful for Season Following Slew of Victories

September 20, 2021

Rebounding back from a difficult season last year, San Dieguito Academy Boys Water Polo has kicked off its season in a grand fashion. Led by team captains Chase McGarity, Finn Rector, and Duke Grady, the...

Governor Gavin Newsom gives a victory speech following the recall election

Newsom Defends Governor’s Office in Decisive Victory

September 15, 2021

Votes have been cast, ballots have been counted, and the decision is in. Gavin Newsom has defended his position as governor, following one of the most contentious elections in California history. The...

Some of the chalk art created by seniors

[Photo] Senior Chalk the Lot

September 7, 2021

Some of the chalk art created by seniors

Anonymous SDA whistleblower with the scoop on bird drones.

Conspiracy Corner: Birdpocalypse

April 29, 2021

Over my two years of investigative journalism work, I’ve gotten wrapped up in some pretty intricate conspiracies. Unfortunately, getting involved with shady organizations, dirty money, and unsavory individuals...

Social media sites such as Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook have become hubs for activism

Opinion: The problems with social media activism

March 3, 2021

Our country is in one of the most charged and divided states it’s ever been in. From the pandemic and an economic recession to protests and riots to one of the most inflammatory elections of all time,...

Pro-Trump protesters rioted at the US Capitol in protest of election results in United States Capitol on Jan. 6, 2020

Did election fraud happen in the 2020 presidential election?

January 12, 2021

Trump supporters and other rioters attracted national coverage and scrutiny about the election when they illegally entered the United States Capitol in Washington D.C. on Jan. 6. The breach of security...

President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. gives a speech following the Electoral College decision on Monday

Electoral College Vote Secures Biden Victory

December 16, 2020

The United States Electoral College selected Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and his running mate, Senator Kamala Harris, as the next President and Vice President of the United States Monday...

SDA Cross Country runners race at CIF Section Finals last November

SDA Sports Reopening: What You Need to Know

November 22, 2020
SDA sports are reopening with new precautions amidst the pandemic
VP Candidates Kamala Harris and Mike Pence are both skilled debaters, creating strong cases for their policies and attacking those of their opponent

The Vice Presidential Debate: A Return to (Somewhat) Normal

October 10, 2020
Candidates Mike Pence and Kamala Harris held reasonable, productive discussions and covered a myriad of issues in the debate
Having different opinions doesn’t mean we aren’t able to listen to each other

Opinion: Why Can’t We Work Together?

September 23, 2020
Having different opinions doesn’t mean we aren’t able to listen to each other
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