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Spanish Club students visited MoLAA for Day of the Dead experience

Aileen Montes, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2017

On Thursday, November 2, the eighth-grade Spanish Club members, which are comprised from students in the Spanish classes, went on a field trip celebrating the Day of The Dead.  The field trip went to the Museum of Latin American...

Drama students see Tartuffe by Moliere on November 3

Leesa Lazaro, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2017

Drama teacher Mrs. Holly Kotler and the drama students attended a field trip on November 3.  This field trip took place at Vanguard University in Costa Mesa. They departed the MacArthur campus at 8:30 AM and returned at 2:00...

MacArthur celebrates Veteran’s Day with an assembly

Miguel Casillas, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017

On November 9, 2017 the Veteran’s Day Assembly was held at the quad after second period. The purpose of the Veterans Day Assembly was to pay honor to veterans that risked their lives for our freedom.  Veteran’s Day is a...

Volleyball team goes 1-1, doesn’t make semifinals

Miguel Casillas, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017

“We got off to a rough start,” said Volleyball Coach Mr. Ray Gonzales.     On Saturday October 7, the girls volleyball placed fifth in the tournament at Valley High School and were coached by Gonzales and Instructional A...

Four MacArthur students come in first at the SAUSD Intermediate Cross Country Meet

Celest Rivas, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017

Jose Lozano, Kaitlyn Castillo, Diego Lucatero, and Jordy Quiroz came in first place at the Cross Country meet on September 27 at McFadden Intermediate School, next to Thornton Park.  The Cross Country team was coached by P.E. t...

MacArthur Counselors continue to develop college-going atmosphere with Mactivities program

Sofia De Loera, Staff Reporter

December 5, 2017

Counselors Ms. Christine Silva and Mrs. Laurie Tristan organized a Mactivities assembly in the PAR during language arts classes on September 29.  They organized this assembly to generate interest and motivation to get students ...

MacArthur Football wins the SAUSD Tournament for the fourth straight year

Autymn Marine, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2017

The MacArthur football team won the Santa Ana Unified School District Intermediate School tournament on Saturday, October 7 for the fourth year in a row.  The tournament was held at Valley High School.  According to Coach Mr...

Boardriders have a successful sale of Active socks

Celest Rivas, Staff Reporter

November 16, 2017

Longtime club Boardriders Anonymous earned $250 through their lunchtime sale of Active Socks. Socks were on sale to students at lunch for a price of $7 a pair, and were sold during the second half of October. Because of this suc...

The Halloween Dance hosts 400 students to raise money for school clubs

Aileen Montes, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2017

On October 27, the Spanish Club, Garden Club and AVID hosted the Halloween Dance at school. The dance started at 2:30 PM and ended at 5:00. The money was being split up among the three clubs.  Over 400 students came to the Hallow...

Hippocrates Circle visits Western University School of Medicine

Andrew Tellez, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2017

Hippocrates Circle Adviser Dr. Russell Hill said Hippocrates Circle is, “A society on campus for students interested in becoming a doctor.” Hippocrates took a field trip to the Western University School of Medicine on Satu...

Chromebooks now housed in classrooms

Francisco Palmero, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2017

The Administration of MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate changed the policy on Chromebooks over the Summer. The new policy is used to let every core classroom house a Chromebook cart to reduce damage costs and repairs. According...

Students need to pick up the pace in the hallways

Nayeli Robles, Editor-in-Chief

October 20, 2017

The worst part about being a MacArthur student is the hallways. They are small, and it is hard to get through. At times, students walk so slow and that causes traffic, which can be frustrating. The hallway that has most t...

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