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COMMITMENT: Anthony Solis has become an icon on the Poly High School Campus as a DJ. By Micah Pierce, Staff Writer A student enters the Poly campus, then, in the distance, they hear it. “All Star” by Smash Mouth is playing, and they attempt to identify its source. It is DJ Anthony,with his trusty speaker …Click Here to Continue Reading
BATTLE OF PRINCIPLES: The Poly ethics team prepares to compete. By Jacob Ferrall, Editor The Ethics in Action course at Poly has kept focused on preparing students to succeed in the National High School Ethics Bowl (NHSEB) regional competition taking place on February 1 at Chapman University. This is Poly’s third year enrolled in the …Click Here to Continue Reading
OUTBREAK: Riverside Community Hospital is noting record breaking numbers regarding the “flu” outbreak. By Kaley Pederson, Staff Writer On January 4, 2018, Riverside Community Hospital held a press conference regarding rising influenza cases among patients throughout Riverside County. Doctor Steven Kim spoke at the conference regarding flu symptoms and people who are more likely to …Click Here to Continue Reading
SIZING: RUSD enrollment is projected to drop by more than 500 students. By Cameron Brewer, Staff Writer According to recent projections, student enrollment for Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) will drop by 500 students next year. As a result of this massive drop in attendance, classes will be asked to have a minimum class size …Click Here to Continue Reading
ATHLETES: 4 outstanding Poly Bears committed to play collegiate sports. By Kelsey Chamberlain, Staff Writer Thursday, November 9, 2017, was an exciting day for four of Poly’s elite athletes. This day marked the 2017-2018 school year’s first collegiate signing, a ceremonial presentation in which Poly Bears who are soon to be college level athletes are …Click Here to Continue Reading
ART: Poly students are awarded for their exceptional entries in the Reflections art competition. By Chloe Vega, Staff Writer In a day and age where the majority of human communication is completed through technology, art wields a special power. It allows individuals to indirectly convey their feelings and explore their artistic potential. Poly High School …Click Here to Continue Reading
CELEBRATION: Riverside celebrates its 25th anniversary of the Festival of Lights with new, candy- themed attractions. By Micah Pierce, Staff Writer The first Festival of Lights was held in 1992, as a celebration hosted by the owners of the historic Mission Inn Hotel, Duane and Kelly Roberts, after they saved the hotel from shutting down. …Click Here to Continue Reading
COMMUNITY: On Wednesday October 26, 2017, Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) held a meeting at the Riverside Convention Center to discuss the current state of our district and the happenings within. By Kaley Pederson, Staff Writer The “State of the District” meeting was a discussion about community events and plans happening within RUSD. With 42,000 …Click Here to Continue Reading
TESTING: Poly students take the MAP Assessment in their History and Literature classes. By Cameron Brewer, Staff Writer Three times throughout the school year, students have to take the Measure of Academic Progress Assessment (MAP Assessment). The test is a computer adaptive test in Reading and Mathematics,and the test results are supposed to be reflective …Click Here to Continue Reading
PROGRAM: Riverside Unified School District joins forces with Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Inland Empire to create lasting partnerships. By Micah Pierce, Staff Writer The Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Inland Empire (BBBS) is a group dedicated to creating one-on-one mentor or mentee relationships for children facing adversities. These mentorships are professionally supported …Click Here to Continue Reading