CROSS COUNTRY: Three new coaches are hired for Poly’s cross country team. By Andrew...
PROMISE: With the start of the new school year, seven Poly sports kick off...
RECOGNITION: Riverside Poly’s finest male and female athletes, Haley Finn and Dixon Stith, were...
MATH: Integrated math classes replace traditional math classes at Poly. By Claudia Smith, Staff Writer Over the past few years, redesigned math courses have supplanted traditional math classes at Poly. Math 1, Math 2 and Math 3 replace the traditional courses of Algebra I, Geometry and Algebra II, and this major change raises concerns from …Click Here to Continue Reading
EARTHQUAKE: Students prepare for the potential dangers of California earthquakes with The Great Shakeout. By Michelle Krakora, Staff Writer On October 20 at 10:20 a.m, schools across California participated in The Great Shakeout— a drill to prepare students on what to do when an earthquake happens. An announcement was given and students were required to …Click Here to Continue Reading
PERSONAL: A new program seeks to revolutionize Poly students’ education. By Brandon Byrne and Jacob Ferrall, Staff Writers In high schools across the nation, there is a perceived disconnect between students and their education in schools. To address this issue, Poly faculty introduced a new experiment, dubbed “Personalized Learning,” that was launched last April. The program aims …Click Here to Continue Reading
TRADITION: Poly revives an old custom, eliciting pride among students and the Riverside community. By Danijel Bilaver, Emma Carson and Caroline Iglesias, Staff Writers On September 13, 2016, Poly Principal Dr. Michael Roe, Riverside Mayor Rusty Bailey, and Poly student Elsie Herman (12) reintroduced the alma mater to Poly students. Throughout institutions around the nation, …Click Here to Continue Reading
RECOGNITION: Two spectacular Poly athletes, Lauren Bywater and Dylan McDowell, were recognized in the Riverside Sport Hall of Fame induction ceremony. By Andrew Carlson , Staff Writer There are 16 high schools in Riverside County, and each one of them has outstanding athletes in every sport. To be recognized as one of the best in …Click Here to Continue Reading
PTSA: Poly High School awaits to see who will next be awarded the Honorary Service Awards. By Caroline Iglesias, Staff Writer It’s that time of year again, when Poly High School’s Parent Teacher Student Association (PTSA) nominates its potential candidates for the Honorary Service Awards. The PTSA is a private, non-profit organization that consists of …Click Here to Continue Reading
INSPIRATIONAL: Poly Orchestra listens to the world-renowned Los Angeles Philharmonic at the Walt Disney Concert Hall. By Kate Santoso, Staff Writer After two grueling weeks of AP testing, Poly musicians sought a peaceful respite from the burdens of school. A harmonious Saturday spent in Hollywood would be the perfect appetizer for a stress-free weekend. …Click Here to Continue Reading
CRAFT: Three Poly students win the Library Law Art Contest by creating unique art pieces. By Natalie Apostol, Staff Writer Art is a form of expression that can evoke certain emotions and opinions from the artist’s audience. It allows viewers to draw their own opinions and conclusions of the artwork as the designer offers their …Click Here to Continue Reading
RENOVATION: Poly High School is in the midst of reconstructing its air conditioning system and campus construction is in full swing. By Emily Bronwyn Hughes, Editor Over the next two years, Poly High School will be undergoing a 12 million dollar renovation project designed to improve and modernize air conditioning across campus. This large-scale change …Click Here to Continue Reading
ENSEMBLE: Poly’s Chamber Singers place third in their singing competition in Seattle, Washington. By Natalie Apostol, Staff Writer In early April, most Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) students anticipated spring break and a temporary getaway from their studies. But as break quickly approached, Chamber Singers, Poly’s elite, audition-only choir, were eager to board their flight …Click Here to Continue Reading