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Speech and Debate score third place at the second tournament

Jenessa Hernandez, Staff Reporter

The MacArthur team debated the same topic, “Should K-12 public schools monitor speech outside of school?” against all other present schools. Additionally, the MacArthur speakers had the opportunity to select their topic from the seven categories including original oratory, poetry, duo-interpretation, dramatic-interpretation, oratorical declamation and perform their topic for other contestants and judges.

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Jan 19

MacArthur gets a new fence after it collapses

MacArthur gets a new fence after it collapses

Mia Carrillo, Staff Reporter

“The weight of the plant growing on it caused it to fall, and the 50 M.P.H. wind,” said Assistant Principal Mr. Craig Johnson, referring to MacArthur’s fence that parallels Flower Street on the back field. The fence...  Read More »

Dec 16

MacArthur students will take the District Writing Assessment on January 26

Wendy Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

On Thursday January 26 all MacArthur students are required to take the District Writing Assessment, D.W.A., during a period 2 testing schedule. This year the D.W.A. will be in January instead of December. Both Celestino and Assistant Principal Mr. Craig Johnson are helping prepare students and staff for the assessment.

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Dec 16

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The new Chromebook case – not worth the trouble!

Julie Phan, Editor-in-Chief

Personally, because of the bulkiness, holding textbooks, binders, and other items are more difficult and I am more likely to drop them. The chance of dropping them may cause impact and create damage both on books and the Chromebook.

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Dec 12 • Comments closed

  • Homework should not be given on the weekend December 1, 2016
  • Staff Editorial: MacArthur needs to be prepared for emergencies October 25, 2016
  • The ripped jeans rule needs to be changed October 3, 2016

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Ambassadors of Compassion builds leaders at MacArthur

Ambassadors of Compassion builds leaders at MacArthur

AJ Mercado, Staff Reporter

Perhaps you’ve seen it on the school calendar.  Or maybe you have a friend who goes to mentoring meetings once a week.  There’s a new group on campus called A.O.C.   What is A.O.C.?  A.O.C. ...  Read More »

Dec 16 • Comments closed

Friday Schools: Changing student habits and behavior

December 16, 2016

Don’t miss: Holiday Snow Dance

December 5, 2016

Hippocrates Circle encourages students into the medical profession

November 29, 2016

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The student news site of MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate School
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