NHS Gives Back to the Homeless

Sharon Tran and Shwe Nemyo
December 18, 2015
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WEST COVINA, CA-- For two Tuesdays in a row, the BPHS National Honor Society (NHS) volunteered at a homeless shelter. From 5:30 P.M. to 8:30 P.M., the students organized goods and served dinner. The St. Christopher Catholic Church held its annual winter shelter program, in which organizers provided hou...

Los Angeles Schools Shut Down After Threat

Los Angeles Schools Shut Down After Threat

Frankie Robles, Staff Writer
December 18, 2015
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Schools in the Los Angeles Unified School District were shut down on Tuesday, December 15, 2015 due to numerous threats the district received. About 650,000 students were forced to stay home as law enforcement searched campuses for any weapons or explosives. With the tragedy and attack in nearby San...

Adopt a Child

Adopt a Child

Reyna Sanchez, Staff writer
December 17, 2015
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High school students adopting a child? Not exactly. The Adopt a Child program is sponsored by ASB every December. ASB members went to classrooms during 4th period, asking students, “Would you like to adopt a child?” Many students had weird reactions to the question. ASB explained that it was a d...

Giving With Holiday Spirit

Giving With Holiday Spirit

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
December 17, 2015
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  BALDWIN PARK, CA-- The annual Christmas Baskets Giveaway was held last Saturday for the city of Baldwin Park.  One by one, the baskets disappeared from the gym as people came by to retrieve them. All throughout last week, from Monday to Friday,  volunteers came to help distribute and ...

BC Brawl

BC Brawl

Leonel Quintana, Staff Writer
December 13, 2015
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On Friday, November 20, the AP Calculus BC classes of Baldwin Park High School and Sierra Vista High School continued the friendly rivalry that exists between the schools in a comprehensive Kahoot! battle. Kahoot! is a free game-based learning platform that allows teachers to create questions for their...

Success in SBAC Testing

Success in SBAC Testing

Frankie Robles and Julissa Jimenez
December 12, 2015
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This past week many Baldwin Park High School seniors were given blue slips and a certificate that was a notification for a celebration hosted by Renaissance. The celebration was to congratulate the class of 2016 for their excellent scores on the SBAC test they took last spring. Considering the celebration...

HO HO HO!: It’s Breakfast Time

HO HO HO!: It’s Breakfast Time

Julissa Jimenez, Staff Writer
December 12, 2015
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This past Saturday, December 5, 2015 was Baldwin Park’s yearly Breakfast with Santa at the Julia McNeill Senior Center. The event was held between 8 A.M. to 11 A.M. and offered breakfast, photos with Santa, and arts and crafts. The prices for breakfast were $2.50 for children ages 5 to 12 and $3.50...

Robot Rumble

Robot Rumble

Damian Preciado, Staff Writer
December 12, 2015
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On Friday November 13, Mr. Millan’s drafting class held its first ever robotics tournament. Students were put into teams and tasked with creating robots capable of knocking out opposing robots. The robots were created using LEGO® MINDSTORMS® robotics kits. These kits allowed the students...

Decorating For The New Year

Decorating For The New Year

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writter
December 11, 2015
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AZUSA, CA-- December 5th was the first day of Rose Parade Decorating. From 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM, volunteers from many different clubs and organizations came to help out. BPHS students from various clubs such as Key Club, National Honor Society (NHS), and AVID arrived very early to work on the Rose Parade...

A Holiday Orchestra Concert

A Holiday Orchestra Concert

Leonel Quintana, Staff Writer
December 8, 2015
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On Friday, December 4th, family and friends were welcomed to gather at the Performing Arts Center to enjoy the free entertainment provided by the Baldwin Park High School Orchestra and the Sierra Vista High School Orchestra. Not a single seat was left unclaimed by the large crowd that eagerly awaited...

Spirit to Fundraise

Spirit to Fundraise

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
December 6, 2015
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VALENCIA, CA-- November 14th was the big day. The sun hadn’t even shown up. On Saturday morning at 6:15 AM, Key Clubbers from Division 35 West gathered at the Hacienda Heights Community Center despite the chilly weather. Baldwin Park students and hundreds of others had anticipated the day. At 7:15...

Giving Back on Thanksgiving

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer
December 4, 2015
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BALDWIN PARK, CA-- The Teen Center near Baldwin Park High School organized an event to give back to those who needed it the most. Items such as canned goods, clothing, shoes, socks, underwear, and hygienic supplies were donated. From November 23rd to the 26th, the annual Thanksgiving Care Packagin...

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