The Tiger's Tale

This year’s best Valentine’s Day Candy

Giselle Castrejon and Hannah Gurrola, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019

It is time again when love is in the air, and candy is all around. Valentine's Day is a day to show how much you love your friends, spouse, or any other people you care about.  At Valentine’s Day, cards are everywhere and f...

For a great album, listen to BTS’s Love Yourself: Answer

Fabiola Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019

The song “Idol” from BTS’ most recent album, Love Yourself: Answer, broke the record for the most viewed music video within the first twenty-four hours of release.  Gaining 45.9 million views in twenty-four hours, “Ido...

Girls’ Soccer wins the SAUSD tournament

Giselle Castrejon, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2019

The MacArthur girl soccer team won the tournament on Saturday, December 8. They played at Valley High School against other Santa Ana Unified School District middle schools and were victorious after losing in the finals the previo...

Boys’ basketball finishes their tournament with a 2-2 record

Jasmin Ramirez, Staff Reporter

December 20, 2018

The MacArthur’s Boys Basketball team did not advance in their tournament on Saturday, December 8.  The tournament was held at Valley High School, and the boys’ basketball team played against four other teams, finishing wit...

Spanish students visit the Museum of Latin American Art

Jasmin Ramirez, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2018

Spanish Teacher Mrs. Denise Vicario’s eighth-grade Spanish classes visited the Museum of Latin American Art, MOLAA, on Friday, November 2, to see the Dia De Los Muertos exhibit. With the money they raised for the Halloween Da...

The art elective gives students a creative outlet

Itza Barraza, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018

Beginning for the 2018-19 school year, Mrs. Katie Cunningham has been busy teaching a new elective: art!  The art class is held in Room 37, replacing MacArthur’s choir program. “This will be a new elective, but we had a...

Mr. Ray Gonzales is promoted to assistant principal

Abbie Lopez, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018

Mr. Ray Gonzales was promoted from his position as an eighth-grade social studies teacher to the new assistant principal at MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate School.  After Assistant Principal Dr. Emil Ahangarzadeh took a fu...

Halloween Dance raises over $3000 for clubs

Kimora Tuipala, Staff Reporter

November 9, 2018

AVID, Garden Club, and the Hispanic Heritage Club hosted this year's Halloween Dance.  The dance took place on October 26 from 2:45-5:00 PM and is the longest dance of the year.  This year’s dance was a successful fundrais...

Ms. Katie Mitchell-Berger becomes MacArthur’s principal

Diego Solis, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2018

Ms. Katie Mitchell-Berger became the new principal for MacArthur Fundamental Intermediate following former Principal Mr. David Casper’s promotion to Segerstrom High School.  Her first day here was on November 5. Berger appli...

Pentathlon begins practicing for the 2019 competition

Fabiola Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

November 7, 2018

On Tuesday, October 23, at 2:30 after school, the first meeting of MacArthur’s Pentathlon team commenced.  Counselor Ms. Christine Silva previously held a meeting about the general idea of Pentathlon, but this was the first official...

Peer Assisted Leadership conducts Red Ribbon Week for MacArthur Students

Baldo Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018

Throughout the week of October 22 to October 26, Peer Assisted Leadership and Adviser Ms. Susan Whitmire organized Red Ribbon Week for the students at MacArthur.  Red Ribbon Week first started worldwide around the year of 19...

The dance team forms and begins practicing

Giselle Castrejon, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2018

The MacArthur dance team has officially started this year.  They were put together during dance meetings at lunch, and everyone was welcome to join.  They practice three out of the five school days a week. The dance team pra...

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