COACH: Katie Rumfola becomes the main coach for the girls’ varsity soccer team. By...
DETERMINATION: Like their male counterparts, Poly’s girls’ basketball team prepares for a stellar season....
BASKETBALL: Poly’s boys’ varsity basketball team prepares for a successful 2015–2016 season. By Natalie...
EDUCATION: On his way out, former LAUSD Superintendent, Ramon C. Cortines, defended his decisions and expressed his thoughts about the push to maximize opportunities in non-traditional school settings. By Matt Kaye, Editor The state of K-12 education is a concern shared by almost every community in the United States. Every family wants its children to …Click Here to Continue Reading
REVAMP: The College Board made many changes to the SAT which will become effective during March 2016. By Ashley Gore, Editor Just about every college-bound student will be forced to eventually face what many consider the most daunting aspect of the application process: the standardized admissions test. While there are two widely known and accepted …Click Here to Continue Reading
ADVENTURE: Several Poly band and orchestra members experienced an unforgettable trip to Paris. By Kate Santoso, Staff Writer After the delights of the holidays came to an end, students naturally looked forward to a bright new year full of possibility, awaiting the adventures that lie ahead. Many musicians from Poly’s band and orchestra decided to …Click Here to Continue Reading
EDUCATION: A panel of Poly High School alumni return to tell students what college is like. By Michelle Boulos, Staff Writer As college application and acceptance season kicks in, students are thinking about their futures, and college pressure is pervasive throughout Poly high school. Thankfully, on Wednesday, December 16, Poly held its sixth annual college …Click Here to Continue Reading
COMMUNITY: Poly remembers the victims of an act of terrorism that achieved global attention. By Caroline Iglesias, Staff Writer On November 13, 2015, several terrorist attacks occurred in Paris, France. Terrorists targeted people roaming the streets of France and dining in the city, people simply going about their regular Friday night. Citizens were held captive …Click Here to Continue Reading
EVENT: The Community Settlement Association of Riverside hosts a holiday event to aid those in need this holiday season. By Kate Santoso, Staff Writer As the most wonderful time of the year comes to an end, various organizations, clubs, families and friends have banded together to aid the community’s less fortunate. The holiday season was …Click Here to Continue Reading
PRODUCTION: Poly’s first theater performance of the year is the culmination of months of hard work. By Emma Carson, Staff Writer Poly’s first musical of the year, Godspell, opened on November 6, 2015, and was shown through November 14. This musical is not only the first theatre production of the year but is the first musical directed …Click Here to Continue Reading
INNOVATION: New lithium air battery promises to revolutionize car design. By Martin Perina, Staff Writer Scientist have made a new step in Lithium air battery technology. Originally proposed in the 1970s, lithium air batteries were a failure. They were outperformed by lithium ion batteries, which lasted longer and produced more power. With the growing …Click Here to Continue Reading
UNITY: Martin Luther King High School students set aside their rivalry to show support for Poly. By Natalie Apostol, Staff Writer Recently, Poly senior football player Josh Nava experienced a serious injury that led to his hospitalization. While he recovers, students across Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) are showing their support for the student …Click Here to Continue Reading
CHANGE: Poly is soon to undergo tremendous changes with the new “HVAC” project beginning this school year and pending Long Range Facility Master Plan. By Dyala Harb, Staff Writer The Heating, Ventilation and Air Condition (HVAC) project has recently been approved by the Riverside Unified School District (RUSD) board and is scheduled to begin …Click Here to Continue Reading