GUSD Recognizes School Achievements

By. YooJin SHEEN, intern The State of the Schools breakfast is an annual event that presents the teacher of the year, features a community partner of significance, highlights one program within the Glendale Unified School District, and presents plans from the Glendale Educational Foundation for the upcoming year. This year’s 10th Annual State of the […]

Changes Don’t Slow Down CCY Dragons

By YooJin SHEEN, intern The Crescenta-Cañada YMCA swim team, the Dragons, is going through changes this season. Despite the loss of several members and a change in leadership with a new head coach, the Dragons has grown and stabilized into an even stronger team. Dragons still stands as a predominant team in the Y League […]

Art Walk Showcases the Unique and Original

By YooJin SHEEN, intern The Montrose-Verdugo City Chamber of Commerce hosted its quarterly Art Walk event from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 19 at the Montrose Shopping Park. The event took place along the 2300 and 2400 blocks of Honolulu Avenue and included booths that housed various artists who displayed and demonstrated […]

Future Scientists Recognized for their Achievements

Future Scientists Recognized for their Achievements

By YooJin SHEEN, intern While summer vacation for most high school students may represent sleeping for endless hours, some students have pursued other interests, achieving numerous feats. For their achievements in the field of science and technology, Crescenta Valley High School students Shaunt Mehdikhani and Kyle D’ambrosio received medals from the LA County Regional Occupation […]

‘School’s Out for Summer!’ But Not for these Students

By YooJin SHEEN, intern Summer vacation, which started last month for most schools within the Glendale Unified School District, does not always mean time spent in the sun for students. In fact, about 30 different summer school classes will be winding up tomorrow, Friday. Summer classes offered included various academic subjects including math, science, English, […]

CVHS Winter Guard Reflects on Winning Year

By YooJin SHEEN, intern As the school year came to an end, so too ended the 2013-14 CVHS color guard season. During the year, the color guard, also called the winter guard during the spring semester that began in January, performed in numerous football half-time shows accompanied by the music of the award winning marching […]

Exceptional and Aspiring Swimmer Yvette Kim

  By YooJin SHEEN, intern uring the first week of April, selected swimmers from YMCA swim teams from across the U.S. gathered at Greensboro Aquatic Center, North Carolina to participate in the Y National Competition. Regarded as one of the most prestigious and high-level competition in the YMCA community, this year’s Y Nationals showcased nine […]

Academy’s Health Career Night Inspires Future Doctors

By YooJin SHEEN, intern Over 380 students flocked to the Crescenta Valley High School Annual Health Career Night on April 18. The event was hosted by the CVHS Academy of Science and Medicine, a three-year career pathway program implemented within the school’s curriculum that gives students the opportunity to take numerous classes specifically targeting the […]

CVIM Hosts Korean Barbecue Fundraiser

CVIM Hosts Korean Barbecue Fundraiser

By YooJin SHEEN, intern The Crescenta Valley High School quad bustled with music, festivity and food last weekend as the school’s Instrumental Music program (CVIM) held its fifth annual Korean barbecue. Despite sweltering temperatures, the community supported and participated in CVIM’s largest fundraiser of the year. A change from previous years was the meat served […]

CVHS Cheer Gives Strong Performance

CVHS Cheer Gives Strong Performance

By YooJin SHEEN, intern Throughout the school year, the Crescenta Valley High School Cheer team participates in a variety of events including parades and football games. This season, in particular, the junior varsity team took the initiative to challenge themselves even further by taking part in the annual USA (United Spirit Association) Nationals Spirit Competition […]