The Tiger's Tale

Students learn to cope with stress from UCI Tenacity Project

Fabiola Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2019

In early April, students from math teacher Mrs. Sherry Skipper’s classes were given the opportunity to volunteer themselves for a project known as the UCI Tenacity Flow Project. Students who wanted to participate were notified in...

Burn the Stage lets BTS fans understand their challenges

Fabiola Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

May 12, 2019

On November 15, 2018, a one hour and 25-minute documentary movie called Burn The Stage was released in theaters.  This documentary focuses on what goes on behind the screens and stage, specifically in the lives of an internat...

Wonder is a movie worth seeing

Wendy Rodriguez, Managing Editor

March 20, 2018

DIRECTOR: Stephen Chbosky CAST: Jacob Tremblay, Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson, Bryce Gheisar, Daveed Diggs, Millie Davis, Izabela Vidovic, Danielle Rose Russell, Elle McKinnon, Mandy Patinkin, Sônia Braga, Noah Jupe Time: ...

Girls soccer competes on Saturday, March 17

Celest Rivas, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2018

The girls soccer team will put in all their effort to win in this year’s tournament on March 17 at Greenville Fundamental Elementary School.  “I hope we make it out of our pool, meet Mendez in the finals and get our sweet...

MacArthur Science Fair students advance to the county competition

Wendy Rodriguez, Managing Editor

March 9, 2018

“I would like to find a way to get the entire school involved with Science Fair,” said sixth grade Science and AVID teacher Ms. Valerie Armstrong On February 2, Armstrong's science classes and students who joined the cl...

MacArthur students contribute to the Nation’s Report Card by participating in the N.A.E.P.

Autymn Marine, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

On January 31, 2018, the National Assessment of Educational Progress, N.A.E.P., test was held in the P.A.R. during two sessions, at 8:00 and 10:00AM.  Only a small sample of eighth graders took the test.   The tests were ...

Eighth graders informed about the risk of losing privileges

James Mariscal, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

On January 16, eighth grade students attended the eighth grade assembly in the PAR.  The purpose of the assembly was to motivate the students to strive to succeed and to understand that there will be consequences for their bad...

The District Writing Assessment gauges students’ argumentative writing

Mariana Garcia, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

On January 25 and 26 all students took the District Writing Assessment, or D.W.A.  The D.W.A. measures students’ writing skill and was administered through language arts classes during a block schedule. Depending on the ...

Lunchtime assembly warns students about drug and alcohol abuse

Leesa Lazaro, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

Counselors Mrs. Laurie Tristan and Ms. Cristine Silva held an assembly on Thursday, January 25 at lunch in the P.A.R. for awareness about National Drug and Alcohol Facts week. “In the future, for future lunch assemblies, we hope all stude...

All students attend assembly on transcripts

Sofia De Loera, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

Counselors Ms. Christine Silva and Mrs. Laurie Tristan organized a Classroom Guidance Lesson assembly during social studies classes towards the end of the first semester.  Each grade had a different topic and date for the assembly...

Dance Club expands on popular P.E. unit

Lilliana Ibarra, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2018

“I enjoy making opportunities available,” said P.E Teacher Mr. Tim Fredericksen.  With 30 students, the Dance Club has slowly been growing larger.  Fredericksen began the club to expand the lessons originally taught in P.E.,...

The MacArthur cafeteria needs a salad bar

February 12, 2018

There are lots of food choices in the world; however, students are captive to the cafeteria when at school.  To that end, MacArthur should get better food!  It is true that the cafeteria menu does change every day, and many...

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