Starting every new year at Hale

Rachael Rice

August 30, 2018

First off, I'd like to say, I'm a seventh grader. Right before starting sixth grade, I moved to Woodland Hills. That was very difficult for me, but I kicked the school year off with a positive attitude. But wait, I didn't start s...

Should schools start later?

Isabella Van Vliet

August 29, 2018

Many teens today do not get enough sleep each night. One cause for this problem is may be that schools start too early every morning. If schools started even just a little later, sleep wouldn’t be as much as an issue in teena...

Abortion survey

August 24, 2018

I have went around the school and ask people how they feel about abortion. I had ask separate questions for those who said they were anti & pro abortion. And ask neutral questions for them.  I asked each of my participates...

What Do Students Think About Hale’s Dress Code?

Paxton Highway

August 24, 2018

Let’s get one thing straight, nobody likes having a dress code. The fact that you have to limit your wardrobe just to sit down in a class is pretty ridiculous. Not for some, but a majority just cant stand stand it. But Ha...

The Eighth Grade Experience Day One

Steven Hanseter

August 23, 2018

If you are in this class, you may be an eighth grader. If then, welcome. If not, you were at one point or will be soon, so this may be useful or entertaining. The first thing I noticed when I saw fellow humans once more, after...

Should P.E be Mandatory?

Isabella Van Vliet

August 23, 2018

One major issue in the public school system is Physical Education. Some believe that P.E should be mandatory in schools, but many would disagree. In my opinion, P.E should definitely not be required. While some would argue that without P.E, stu...

The Seventh Grade Experience Part Two

Steven Hanseter

May 31, 2018

Seventh grade has been quite the experience, different from six or any year before. Summer's coming soon, the year is almost over. New trends come and go, and new students have arrived in new classes. This week, I'll be focusing...

The Seventh Grade Experience Part One

Steven Hanseter

May 24, 2018

The year is almost over, summer is right around the corner. Grades are in soon and finals have been completed. Class is getting easier and easier, and the day goes by faster each time. The end is near, and I-an edgy seventh grader-will...

A 4-Day School Week

Jaslyn Rai

May 18, 2018

As most of the people in the entire world know, some school in different cities,states,countries,continents and etcetera have different school schedules. I don't know who started this rumor but apparently people are thinking about...

The Escalante Experience

Steven Hanseter

May 18, 2018

Some of you in seventh grade may have Barbara Escalante as your history teacher. Some of you even have her second period with me. You know her for her iconic quotes like, "If you're quiet!" or "And you're still talking!" She often...

Why Everyone Should Want Journalism

Lila Goldenberg

May 14, 2018

Journalism is a great elective. I only ever had three electives, and Journalism is definitely in my top two (Sorry Mr. McCabe, I loved being a tutor in 6th grade!) It's easy, fun and you can hang out with friends! 1. The cla...