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Ceremonieel tijdens de troonswisseling op de Dam.

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

May 12, 2017

Tis the season of prom and prom means finding out Baldwin Park High School's prom king and queen. The prom king candidates are Josue Rosas and Bryan Moran. The two queen candidates are Ruby Murillo and Angie Gomez. Josue Rosas is an outgoing student who loves being a part of the Baldwin Park High School's play production. He had ke...

First of Many Commitments

First of Many Commitments

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

May 5, 2017

May 1st marked the date seniors picked their next stop in their educational path. This was a stressful time because most seniors had to decide if they would like to move away from home or stay local. "I committed to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and at first it was very hard to decide because the next...

Friday Night Lights, Powder Puff

Friday Night Lights, Powder Puff

Jonathan Frias and Vanessa Tovar

May 3, 2017

BALDWIN PARK, CA- On Friday, April 7, Baldwin Park High School held their Powderpuff football game. The intense game was close and low scoring, as the Juniors won, 12-6. Junior Monique Anguiano stated, "It was challenging because all of the girls were competitive and each team wanted to win. The adrenaline...

The Countdown Begins

Students celebrate at the end of the Baldwin Park High School graduation ceremony on Friday, June 1, 2012.  (SGVN/Staff photo by Watchara Phomicinda)

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

Graduation is fast approaching and seniors can not be more excited to leave high school. June 1st is graduation day and leaves less than a month left of school. Fernanda Garcia believes that this is a huge moment in everyone's life. "It's the end of high school, one of the most important stepping...

Finishing Strong?

Finishing Strong?

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017

Baldwin Park High School is entering its last grading period. Approximately six weeks are left in school and students are trying to survive. Teachers are kicking it into high gear because they are preparing students for their finals and AP testing. President Evelyn Montenegro sums up the last couple...

Senioritis

Senioritis

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

April 25, 2017

Baldwin Park High School seniors only have a couple of months left until they leave high school. This period is usually the time senioritis kicks in. Andrew Munoz believes everyone is affected by senioritis. "I think senioritis is just a form of procrastination that affects every student throughout...

Procrastinating Senior Assignment (PSA)

Procrastinating Senior Assignment (PSA)

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017

Baldwin Park High School have their seniors do a senior project in order to graduate.  There are three academies: S.T.E.A.M., Vital, and Impact. The STEAM academy seniors have to do a PSA for their senior project. The PSA video has to be between 60 and 70 seconds. Kaylee Sic stated that time is...

Yummy Pizzeria

Yummy Pizzeria

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

Looking for jaw-dropping tasty pizza? If yes, then go to 3.99 Pizza CO 2. This pizza establishment is family-run and has been serving great Italian food since 1993. 3.99 gives a great family atmosphere with arcade games for children and TVs everywhere to give the adults something to watch. In addition,...

Braves Vanquish the Vikings

Braves Vanquish the Vikings

Jonathan Frias and Bryan Moran

March 20, 2017

 BALDWIN PARK, CA-- On March 7, the BPHS boys varsity tennis team played Mountain View High School. The final score was 12-6 with Baldwin Park High School defeating Mountain View. Player Rudy Salas said, "I thought the whole team did great against the other team, because of teamwork and determinatio...

Got Lent?

Got Lent?

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

March 10, 2017

  Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. Lent is approximately six weeks long and ends on Easter Sunday. Most people know Lent for giving up something, but what should you give up? One of the popular choices is being healthier. Reuben Vergara is dropping sugary drinks, leaving, "Soda...

The Light Side of the Dark Knight

The Light Side of the Dark Knight

Jonathan Frias, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

The Lego Batman Movie is an action-packed movie that tells the story of Batman from a different point of view. Batman teams up with multiple characters to try to stop Joker from destroying Gotham City. Rotten Tomatoes gives the movie a 91%, as they describe the movie, "The Lego Batman Movie conti...

Braves Crack Walnut

Braves Crack Walnut

Fabiola Lopez and Jonathan Frias

March 6, 2017

BALDWIN PARK, CA -- On February 21, BPHS’ Varsity Boys’ Soccer took on Walnut on home territory in the first round of CIF. The Braves won with an outstanding score of 4-0, enabling them to move on to the second round of the championships. “We found and we won, we can improve of course, but a...