The Tiger's Tale

New P.E. unit, Beach Bodies, emphasizes fitness

Julian Plascencia, Staff Reporter

April 3, 2019

Mr. Patrick Evans has started a new P.E. unit called Beach Bodies, which is held in periods 2 through 6.  Unit days are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday.  Monday and Thursday are fitness days where students run the mile or comple...

Leon and Scotland win the History Faire

Fabiola Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

On March 22, the entire seventh grade celebrated the annual History Faire.  A battle long prepared for among 11 different kingdoms dominated the entire campus with a range of activities.  For the realm of the mountains, Leo...

AVID book drive donates 1400 books to CHOC and OC Rescue Mission

Baldo Rodriguez, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

“The Avid Book Drive is a great opportunity for students to give back to our community,” said AVID teacher Mrs. Tammy Manske. The AVID book drive took place from February 25 to March 1, 2019.  Manske coordinates the even...

Second Awards Assembly recognizes achievement of nearly 1000 students

Kaylie Amaya and Jamie Colchado, Staff Reporters

April 2, 2019

On Thursday, March 14 MacArthur had the second awards assembly, and it was 40 minutes long.  In the quad, everyone on the MacArthur campus gathered to recognize the students who are excelling in spirit, pride, and achievement....

Eighth graders visit the Museum of Tolerance

Claudette Ortega, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

All MacArthur MacArthur eighth graders went on a field trip to the Museum of Tolerance on Thursday, February 28.  The trip was a culminating event after weeks of study in the students’ language arts class. The M.O.T., Muse...

Twenty-three MacArthur students chosen to perform in Honor Orchestra

Itza Barraza, Staff Reporter

April 2, 2019

On April 10, students from MacArthur will be performing at Segerstrom High School with the other students from the Santa Ana Unified School District.  There was a total of 23 MacArthur students chosen to perform based on pers...

Jog-a-thon raises over $10,000

Giselle Castrejon, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2019

The annual jog-a-thon took place on Wednesday, March 13 in the field for all participating MacArthur P.E. students.  Over 700 students donated $10,224 and participated in the jog-a-thon obstacle course instead of the tradition...

128 MacArthur students visit Cal State Channel Islands

Yael Cornelio, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2019

Friday morning, March 15, three buses pull up to Cal State University of Channel Islands in front of the beautiful view of a strawberry farm.  Excited students pressed their smiles against the bus windows, not wanting to wai...

MacArthur students complete the Spring MAP test

Abbie Lopez, Staff Reporter

March 27, 2019

Students from MacArthur completed Spring MAP testing from March 11 to March 12. MAP, which stands for the Measure of Annual Progress, testing is used to measure academic growth over the course of the school year.  For students...

MacArthur students take the annual District Writing Assessment

Rodrigo Rivera, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019

All MacArthur students took the District Writing Assessment on January 23 through January 25.  The test is the only in-district assessment of student writing, and all secondary students participated. On Wednesday, students prepared for their es...

MacArthur Speech and Debate competes for the second time this year

Diego Solis, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2019

The MacArthur speech team competed at Godinez High School from 3:30 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday, January 24.  This was the second organized competition of the year.  As a team, they placed fifth overall but did have an individ...

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...

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