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Ambassadors of Compassion begin second cohort

Lexy Flores, Staff Reporter

For the second time at MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate, the A.O.C program also known as the Ambassadors of Compassion has begun a cohort. A.O.C. is a national organization that offers community members the opportunity to build leadership and compassion among students. At MacArthur, there are six different groups who meet, and each group has about 12 student members. Members attend once a week, depending on their mentor, and the program culminates in a service project. In the first cohort, which occurred during the Fall semester, the service projects included a beach clean up and a fundraising pizza party.

March 20

Eighth graders visit high schools to prepare for ninth grade

Kiana Chavez, Staff Reporter

For the sixth year, all eighth graders will attend their future high school on March 22 .  Only the eighth graders that are attending a Santa Ana Unified School District will be able to visit their high schools for a campu...

March 20

MacArthur competes in Breakfast Challenge

Wendy Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

The week of March 6 through March 10 all schools in Santa Ana Unified School District competed in the Breakfast Challenge. The Breakfast Challenge is an encouragement campaign for students to begin school with breakfast. The rules are simple: 90% of students just have to go to breakfast or nutrition, and MacArthur would win a BBQ. According to Cafeteria Supervisor Mrs. Celina Vargas, the purpose of the breakfast challenge is to increase the participation of students and make sure the students have a healthy start to the day.

March 14

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MacArthur should bring Domino’s Pizza back!

Frida Ramirez, Staff Reporter

Students of MacArthur are given the choice to eat breakfast, nutrition, and lunch Monday -Friday. Different lunches are served every single day, except for Wednesday when students get the option of eating pizza: supreme, pepperoni, or cheese.

March 9 • Comments closed

The new Chromebook case – not worth the trouble!

December 12

Homework should not be given on the weekend

Homework should not be given on the weekend

December 1

Staff Editorial: MacArthur needs to be prepared for emergencies

Staff Editorial: MacArthur needs to be prepared for emergencies

October 25

The ripped jeans rule needs to be changed

October 3

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Three tips for succeeding in the second semester

Favi Ramirez, Staff Reporter

The second semester can be scary sometimes for students.  Students fear the pressure of being better than they were in first semester.  In addition, some students can feel panic and anxiety when it ...

March 13 • Comments closed

Magic society teaches students about the art of illusion

Magic society teaches students about the art of illusion

March 6

Second Semester: How to Organize Your Binder!

Second Semester: How to Organize Your Binder!

January 31

Ambassadors of Compassion builds leaders at MacArthur

Ambassadors of Compassion builds leaders at MacArthur

December 16

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