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The Eagle's Quill Online

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Each grade level is offered different classes based on the requirements they need to meet at the end of their high school career. The course selection forms are organized using a color system for each grade level of the student for the following year. On the backside of the colored sheets are electives and sports.

Incoming Classes: New Courses in Stock

Shiyra Barrientos, Editor May 20, 2022

Due to circumstances caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, there were many classes that were scheduled for cancellation. But now that live, in-person classes have returned, the window for new courses to arrive...

Seniors Andrea Gonzalez and Mariah Perez pose for a photo on the field for their softball senior night.

Softball Senior Night: A Bittersweet Ending

Alondra Martinez, Editor May 20, 2022

Softball is a sport that relies on hard work and team effort among the players. The playing time for the La Sierra softball team is coming to an end for seniors that are leaving and starting a new chapter...

Before the boy’s volleyball team returns to the court, they gather around and say their chant, “Fight on me, fight on three, one, two, three, fight!

Boys Volleyball: The Last Spike

Julian Jay Reyes, Staff May 19, 2022

This year, boy’s volleyball was coached by Rosanna G. Baltazar, Matthew Lewis, and Leo Alala. Their senior night was on April 18 against Arlington High School. They won with a score of 3-1 that night...

La Sierra High School seniors go up on stage as they are congratulated by the assistant principals, Mr. Schwandt and Mr. Holmes. Mr. Schwandt takes the papers the students filled out indicating what school they are going to attend. The counselors and staff show that they are proud of students’ hard work and accomplishments throughout their high school career by providing their support and handing out plastic leis in red, white, and blue.

Commitment Day: Work Hard, Succeed More

Christian Hernandez, Staff May 18, 2022

As the deadline to officially commit to a college comes to a close, the seniors approach a time to pick a college to attend for the next two or four years or choose a different pathway for them to follow....

The new Athletic Director, Blake Hyepock poses to get his photo taken in his new office. He is currently in the process of decorating his new space and making it his own by putting different sports trophies students received in the back of his office. The eagle behind him is for “Male Athlete of the Year” and “Female Athlete of the Year.”

Blake Hyepock: Welcoming the New Athletic Director

Giselle Cardoza, Editor May 18, 2022

This is Giselle Cardoza. I recently interviewed the new athletic director, Blake Hyepock, who previously worked at Orange Lutheran High School in Orange, California. We talked about him and his upcoming...

The senior boys rackets circle around team captain, Harrison Lys visor as a symbol of togetherness.

Boys Tennis: Memories Around the Racket

Julian Jay Reyes, Staff May 16, 2022

This year, the boy's tennis team was coached by Cynthia Myers and Monica Horowitz. They had seven seniors playing their last season on the court and have made many memories together with their team this...

Senior Aracely Aguilar takes a break from one of the last soccer practices to look at the sunset. Practice was light due to a game the following day against their rivals, Hillcrest. Because of COVID-19, there still havent been many players at the games or practices, which has been bittersweet. Any moment spent with the girls is a memory Ill always keep, Aguilar said.

A Day Well Spent

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