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Dr. Gray says goodbye to TCUSD, hello to John Muir

The students Oak Avenue Intermediate Principal Dr. Lawton Gray works with daily probably call Disneyland their happy place. But for Dr. Gray, the happiest place on Earth is much closer: Oak Ave. “There’s not a day where I get up in the morning and go, ‘Ugh, I have to go to work this morning,’” Dr. […]

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Cheng gives tips for a pro prom look

Since Senior Myra Cheng was a little girl, she has always had a passion for makeup and nails. She has come a long way from stealing her mom’s nail polish from her drawers, and now does a variety of makeup looks and nail art for her friends and family. Cheng started using makeup in eighth […]

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Build-your-own slices of happiness

As one of America’s most popular foods, it is no wonder that different variations of pizza have popped up, including restaurants that allow you to build your own. Blaze Pizza Before even entering the building, Blaze Pizza has a classic and chill environment, with its classy logo and exterior design. On the inside, it is […]

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Alumni Watch: Taking a Chan-ce

Children and parents began filling into the second floor of Vroman’s Bookstore for a book-signing event on Sunday, Jan. 29. Sitting at a small desk, 2001 Alumna Erika Chan signed a book while she opened up about her first experience of illustrating for a story. Chan worked for the LA Zoo from 2008 to 2012 […]

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Harty, Luna celebrate four years of love

Since 2012, Seniors Amanda Harty and Jake Luna have been supporting each other in all aspects of life. They have attended each other’s sports games, cheered each other up and invested countless hours spending time together, everywhere from the Staples Center to Disneyland. Their secret is best summed up by Luna: “We just love each […]


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Setting the Seminar credits straight

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Sarah Chavez

Last year the school established a Seminar class designed to help incoming freshmen to set long-term goals for their future, and discover what direction they wanted to move toward for their careers and post-high school plans. In addition to taking the class, Seminar teachers told their students they would receive college credit for completing the […]

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Lai keeps her diet on track

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Michelle Huynh

While running long distances on rugged terrain, cross country runners deal with both mental and physical challenges as they brace themselves for the coming season. For Senior Melissa Lai, watching her diet and workout regimens have been at the top of her mind as she pushes to overcome challenges. “As the season progresses and our […]

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A guide to kicking butt in life

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Elizabeth Liu

As a senior, I’d like to think I know a few things about how to survive and be successful in high school. Although I still have quite a bit to learn and I surely have made mistakes in the past, here are some of the most important lessons that I’ve mastered so you don’t have […]

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Fall sports games to look forward to

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Chris Klementich

A new school year marks the beginning of fall athletics, when varsity athletes will compete once again for their respective CIF division title. Girls Varsity Tennis The Girls Tennis team will hit the courts after ending their previous season with an overall record of 16 wins and three losses, along with the CIF Division III […]

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A beginner’s guide to our dedicated office ladies

Posted  September 5, 2017  by  Michelle Le

Have you ever had a question but didn’t know who to ask? Meet the office secretaries, TCHS’s hidden heroes. They work hard to ensure your high school career runs as smoothly as possible. Ms. Cathie Dingley Attendance Office If you miss school, you must notify Attendance office clerk Ms. Cathie Dingley within 48 hours of […]

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