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Skyline High School Football

Skyline High School Football

Tatiana Zamora, reporter

September 28, 2020

When preparing for a football game the great Grizzlies put in about 8 hours of practice each week. These practices contain a large amount of conditioning and countless drills. Their efforts and large amount of hard work pays off almost every game but the preparation for one requires, of course, physic...

School District 91 participates in Be the Light

Despite being physically empty, the stands remained full in spirit.

Sujata Gandhi, Reporter

April 17, 2020

Even though the stands at Ravsten stadium were empty physically, they were full in spirit. On Friday, April 10, District 91 took place in the national Be the Light campaign. For 20 minutes from 8:20 p.m. to 8:40 p.m., Ravsten Stadium turned on its lights while showing photos of this year’s graduat...

Emili Currey accepted into SLCDA

Emili displays her certificate of achievement from the Marines.

Bianca Fairchild, Editor In Chief

April 10, 2020

On Mar. 13, 2020, Emili Currey (10), one of our own on the WSS newspaper staff, was accepted into the SLCDA, or the Summer Leadership and Character Development Academy.  She is one of hundreds of applicants to be a part of the very selective program, which is funded by the Marine Corps Recruiting...

Staying healthy⸺and not just COVID-19 free

Sujata Gandhi, Reporter

April 10, 2020

COVID-19, novel coronavirus, respiratory virus, global pandemic, “just like the flu”. It seems like this is all you hear, every direction that you turn. Almost every headline, post, and conversation these days seems to revolve around this. Of course, this is a serious global crisis. However, disrega...

Skyline counselors add new course offerings to course catalog

Lesley Moreno, Reporter

February 26, 2020

By Lesley Moreno    Class choice for next school year already opened a few weeks ago, and this year Skyline students have several new options for classes.  Next year seniors will have the option to take a Recreational Fitness class, which will get them out into the community and introduc...

Serena Harris

Serena Harris

Felix Alvarez

February 26, 2020

Skyline debaters competed on Feb. 13-15 at what they lovingly refer to as “Nat Quals,”a tournament for all district 5 and 6 debaters to determine who earns the honor of competing at the national tournament, which will be held in June this year in Albuquerque, New Mexico.    Serena Harris (12), a student here at Skyline wh...

Drama in The Annex

Drama in The Annex

Emili Currey, Editor In Chief

January 29, 2020

The heart-wrenching true story of Anne Frank and her family is known everywhere in the world. Now our own Skyline Play production is perfecting their last steps to perform this drama February 18-22. The young actors in this play have only had a month to memorize their lines, expressions, and blockin...

Second Gaming Tournament

Blade Hoffman (11) wins Mario Kart 8 Tournament

Tony Acevedo, Repoter

January 29, 2020

Each trimester, Gamer’s Club announces a gaming tournament for any student to enter and give it their best shot to be in the #1 spot.  A quick recap on the first tournament: It started on November 6, 2019 on Wednesday in Mr. McCubbin’s class, Room 211, and the game was Mario Kart 8 for the Ni...

Sources of Strength color week!

Rylee Leatham, Reporter

December 9, 2019

Monday is red and orange day. Red represents mental health and orange represents family support. Tuesday is yellow and green day. Yellow represents positive friends and green represents mentors. Wednesday is dark blue and black day. Dark blue represents healthy activities and black represents generosity. Thursday...

Skyline students take the stage

Sydney Melior, Page editor

November 20, 2019

Katie Meldrum (12) is playing the role of Belle from Beauty and the Beast in the upcoming district musical in March. “The Beauty and the Beast” is Meldrum’s first district musical that she has been in. When asked how she felt about getting the role as Belle, she states, “I was super shocked, be...

El Príncipe De La Canción Muere a 71

Beatriz Ramirez

October 23, 2019

José José, "El Príncipe de la Canción", el autor de más de éxitos como "El Triste" o "Almohada", falleció el 28 de Septiembre, en un hospital de Miami. "Con el corazón roto y un dolor indescriptible les confirmo el paso de Don José José al llamado de nuestro señor Jesucristo. Les agrade...

A day in the life of a Janitor

Lesley Moreno and Kate Santoyo

October 23, 2019

According to Lexico.com, a janitor is a person employed as a caretaker of a building; a custodian. However, a janitor is more than a definition. They are people who have jobs that are far more interesting than most people, but the jobs don't define them as people. Brittany Munns one of Skyline’s...

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