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  • Ending with a Win

    Ending with a Win

    Jacob Otero, News Editor

    June 23, 2017

    Mr. Villalvazo won the City of Bell Teacher Award. A ceremony was held May 2nd, a day after Villalvazo had been notified about his accomplishment. Principal Mr. Balderas and Assistant Principal Ms. Torres-Ring attended the ceremony with Mr. Villalvazo at the Bell Community Center. Mr. Villalvazo di...

  • A Passion for Wrestling

    A Passion for Wrestling

    Francine Torres, Sports Editor

    June 21, 2017

    Giselle Almendariz, a Magnet senior, has been on the Volleyball and Wrestling teams at Bell High School for four years, which has made her high school experience productive, busy, and bearable. Almendariz was, as she states, “naturally inclined” to join Volleyball since she had been on the team in middl...

    When it comes to sports, Giselle Almendariz prefers the challenge of wrestling.

  • Composting = Conservation

    Composting = Conservation

    Amy Cervantes, Editor-in-Chief

    June 21, 2017

    Food waste, a large emitter of greenhouse gases, can be reduced through composting. Composting, however, is not a viable option for Bell High School. According to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, if food waste were a country, it would be the third largest emitter of gr...

    Amy Cervantes

  • AP: Always Pressured

    AP: Always Pressured

    Katie Luna, News Staff Writer

    June 5, 2017

    After waking up at 5:40 am to get ready to be at school by 6:40 am for AP Spanish Literature prep, attending all her classes from 7:30 am to 2:34 pm, Leslie Villar then has to make her way over to AP Environmental Science prep from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. It’s going to be such a long long long day, s...

  • Trash or Cash

    Trash or Cash

    Jacob Otero, News Editor

    May 31, 2017

    A recycling program was kicked off by the Social Activism Club mid April at Bell High School. The idea, coined by Magnet Seniors Daisy Flores and Ashley Herrera, is to place recycling bins in every classroom on campus, encouraging everybody at school to participate in recycling. “We were tired ...

Ending with a Win

Ending with a Win

Jacob Otero, News Editor

Mr. Villalvazo won the City of Bell Teacher Award. A ceremony was held May 2nd, a day after Villalvazo had been notified about his accomplishment. Principal Mr. Balderas and Assistant Princip...

June 23, 2017No Comments

Composting = Conservation

Composting = Conservation

Amy Cervantes, Editor-in-Chief

Food waste, a large emitter of greenhouse gases, can be reduced through composting. Composting, however, is not a viable option for Bell High School. According to the Foo...

June 21, 201719 Comments

AP: Always Pressured

AP: Always Pressured

Katie Luna, News Staff Writer

After waking up at 5:40 am to get ready to be at school by 6:40 am for AP Spanish Literature prep, attending all her classes from 7:30 am to 2:34 pm, Leslie Villar then has...

June 5, 201735 Comments

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Why Do News Sites Hate Millennials?

Why Do News Sites Hate Millennials?

Amy Cervantes, Editor-in-Chief

You’ve seen it. Well, maybe you haven’t, because according to Newsweek, millennials just aren’t watching the news anymore. Millennials are also awful at communicating,...

May 30, 20175 Comments

Homeless But Not Hopeless

Homeless But Not Hopeless

May 22, 2017

Transgender Mistreatment Protested at Bell Hometown Buffet

Transgender Mistreatment Protested at Bell Hometown Buffet

May 4, 2017

Is the Magnet Picnic Really Worth It?

Is the Magnet Picnic Really Worth It?

April 28, 2017

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A New Addition to the Disney Family

A New Addition to the Disney Family

Alyssa Lara, Feature Staff Writer

Guardians of the Galaxy: Mission Breakout! will replace the beloved Hollywood Tower of Terror attraction at Disney’s California Adventure park, although the ride freefall ride its...

May 19, 201711 Comments

Fate of the Furious is the New Sensation!

Fate of the Furious is the New Sensation!

April 28, 2017

A Night in Hollywood

A Night in Hollywood

April 10, 2017

A Violent End

A Violent End

April 5, 2017

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A Passion for Wrestling

A Passion for Wrestling

Francine Torres, Sports Editor

Giselle Almendariz, a Magnet senior, has been on the Volleyball and Wrestling teams at Bell High School for four years, which has made her high school experience producti...

June 21, 201723 Comments

Swim Photo Slideshow

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June 13, 20171 Comment

Bell Takes an L

Bell Takes an L

Christopher De Leon, Sports Staff Writer

After losing the season opener to Jordan by three-to-one, the Bell High School boys varsity volleyball team let the Bulldogs have a commanding comeback. In a matchup betw...

March 31, 20176 Comments

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The student news site of Bell High School
The student news site of Bell High School