Official Publication of La Jolla High School Since 1924

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Official Publication of La Jolla High School Since 1924

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Official Publication of La Jolla High School Since 1924

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Staff Picks
Nikolas Hogan and Max Chen in Johnny Never Got To Be A Boy. Produced by Jack Backus.
Student-Made Plays Start Conversations
Griffin Sanford, Staff Writer • March 3, 2023

From February 23-24, 2023, the La Jolla High Theatre Department put on their showing of “10 Minute Plays,” written, directed, and acted by...

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Viking of the Month
Viking of the Month: Gus Rinaldi
Viking of the Month: Gus Rinaldi
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • February 24, 2024

Gus Rinaldi has been Wrestling since his sophomore year. Now in his senior year, he’s been bringing his all for his last Wrestling season at La Jolla...

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Review: Chicago Enthralling at its Best
Review: "Chicago" Enthralling at its Best
Max Davis, Guest Writer • February 27, 2024

The conventional staging of original productions of Chicago leans into a minimalistic image, eschewing the show’s 1920s setting for...

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8 Oscar Nominations not Kenough for Barbie fans
8 Oscar Nominations not Kenough for Barbie fans
Sophia Benito, Editor-in-Chief • February 27, 2024

A lot of people saw Greta Gerwig's Barbie in theatres this summer — its record-breaking numbers at the box office are cognizant of...

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Numb to the Numbers
Numb to the Numbers
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • February 24, 2024

It’s no secret that in the past few years, the world has been struck by tragedy after tragedy. From the COVID-19 pandemic to the ever-growing gun violence epidemic...

American Politics is Becoming a Gerontocracy
American Politics is Becoming a Gerontocracy
Sophia Benito, Editor-In-Chief • February 22, 2024

The Founding Fathers set a minimum age limit for U.S. presidents — not a maximum. President Biden, now 80 years old, is the first octogenarian to occupy the Oval...

Fall: A Fan-Favorite Starbucks Season
Fall: A Fan-Favorite Starbucks Season
Em Gonzalez, Staff Writer • November 16, 2023

It has officially been 20 years since Peter Dukes, the creator of the pumpkin spice latte, accidentally stumbled upon the pumpkin spice flavor. Since its introduction...

La Jolla’s Fire Alarms Need to be Fired
La Jolla’s Fire Alarms Need to be Fired
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • November 16, 2023

Since returning to campus from online learning back in 2021, students have noticed a glaring–and blaring–trend at La Jolla High: False fire alarms. Put bluntly...

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Budget Cuts
Budget Cuts
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • February 22, 2024

Note: All the information below comes from the San Diego Union-Tribune and La Jolla Light. As the state of California faces a projected $70...

Essexposé!
Essexposé!
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • November 15, 2023

Mr. Jim Essex is in his 15th year at La Jolla High School, teaching freshmen, juniors, and seniors. He was named La Jolla High’s Teacher of...

Sink, Swim, or Shoot!
Sink, Swim, or Shoot!
Kyra Sharma, Managing and Opinions Editor • November 15, 2023

On October 13th, one of the most highly anticipated senior activities for the class of 2024 commenced. Senior Assassin, a game where hundreds...

The SAT Goes Digital
The SAT Goes Digital
Aiko Busby, Sports Editor • October 20, 2023

Starting in the United States in March, the SAT is going fully digital. This has become a hotly debated topic, with different people taking different...

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Trump Defamed
Trump Defamed
Aiko Busby, Sports Editor • February 27, 2024

In a very widely publicized trial, E. Jean Carroll, an American journalist and famous writer, won a lawsuit against Donald Trump, who now has to pay $83.3...

“A New Beginning or a Swift End”
“A New Beginning or a Swift End”
Luke Wied, Staff Writer • February 27, 2024

The English monarchy has a long-standing tradition of covering up health problems within the royal family, from Queen Elizabeth’s cancer diagnosis to...

California youths sue EPA over climate change
California youths sue EPA over climate change
Adelaide Geurtsen-Shoemate, Arts and Entertainment Editor • January 3, 2024

In California, 18 youths are plaintiffs in a constitutional lawsuit called Genesis B. v. United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for violating...

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