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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...

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  • 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 ...

Attention Bell Seniors!

Attention Bell Seniors!

Amber Moreno

October 27, 2017No Comments

 Attention Bell Seniors! College Awareness 2017 Bell High School was chosen out of all Southern California high schools to host Achieve UC! The year has finally co...

Ending with a Win

Ending with a Win

Jacob Otero, News Editor

June 23, 201715 Comments

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...

Composting = Conservation

Composting = Conservation

Amy Cervantes, Editor-in-Chief

June 21, 201733 Comments

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...

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The Lesser of Two Evils

The Lesser of Two Evils

Isabel Silva

November 1, 2017No Comments

              If you had to make a decision between being groped by President Trump or being raped by Mexicans, which would you choose?Why should we ...

DACA

DACA

October 23, 2017

North Korea and the U.S.: from Words to War

North Korea and the U.S.: from Words to War

October 23, 2017

Trump Tragedies

Trump Tragedies

October 19, 2017

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Black Mouth

Black Mouth

Mary Michel, Student

October 19, 2017No Comments

  They Walk Among Us There’s a new band trending in the school. The members walk among us and we don’t even realize it. You might have seen their stickers around but do you know ...

A New Addition to the Disney Family

A New Addition to the Disney Family

May 19, 2017

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

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A Passion for Wrestling

A Passion for Wrestling

Francine Torres, Sports Editor

June 21, 201729 Comments

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...

Swim Photo Slideshow

June 13, 20171 Comment

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Bell Takes an L

Bell Takes an L

Christopher De Leon, Sports Staff Writer

March 31, 20176 Comments

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...

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