The Poly Spotlight

Archive for January, 2015

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Need for Speed

MOTOCROSS: Even though Poly’s once-prominent motocross team disbanded, a new program aims to resurrect it. By Timothy Chen, Sports Editor Throughout the 1970s and early 1980s, Poly had a thriving motocross culture; however, it ended with the closure of the campus auto shop. Now, a recent program has been initiated to revive it. Divided into...

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Robotics season begins

PROGRESS: The Poly Robotics Club hopes to defeat societal stereotypes and expand its program by attracting both male and female participants. By Martina Krakora, Staff Writer The Poly Robotics Club began its robotics competition season January 3....

Friday, January 30th, 2015

Decreasing dropout numbers signifies shift at Poly

COMMITMENT: Student dropout numbers decrease from 40 to eight students this past school year. By Matthew Saenz, Staff Writer In a society built on education, graduating from high school has become more important in determining success as...

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Yeezy Season Approaching…

CHANGE: Kanye West’s newest release showcases a more sentimental side seldom seen. By Joey Vangsness, Staff Writer More than just a large, sparkly ball dropped on New Year’s Eve. The following morning, the world woke up in...

Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

A Brand New Annie

REINVENTION: The recent motion-picture remake of the Broadway classic Annie features a new twist. By Michelle Boulos, Staff Writer Back in 1982, movie theaters were packed with people anxiously holding on to their popcorn and drinks, waiting for...

Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Students come together to design motocross track

MOTOCROSS: Poly’s new motocross program allows a diverse coalition of students to design their own track. By Emily Hughes, Staff Writer The Poly Motocross Program, created by Principal Dr. Michael Roe and executives from major motorcycle companies,...

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