OuRCity News

Reflection Of The Past: Why Is It So Important?

Mini-An Nguyen, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Filed under Student Life

     Our past is typically not thought about as much as our future. Although both are very important aspects of our lives, self reflection of the past can be one of the most important.      When reflecting on your past, it is ...

It Goes On

Mimi Nguyen, Editor

January 15, 2019

Filed under Student Life, Uncategorized

July 12, 2016.      The sun was shining, birds were chirping, and the atmosphere was calm. The house felt alive. Not in the sense of literally being alive, but alive because of the people that occupied it. For ten years...

Through the Years

Zoe Vergara, Reporter

January 15, 2019

Filed under Student Life

     Growing up is something that everyone faces eventually. For senior Cali Valentina, adulthood is just right around the corner.      “I am just getting my life together and I finally realized my full potential,” ...

Chains of Meaning

AnnaMaria Corona, Editor

December 13, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Student Life

     There’s always that one piece of jewelry that has always stuck by your side or that will always be remembered. There’s an infinite amount of reasons and explanations of what it means to that owner. Ranging from a w...

Du-Rag Controversy Resolved

Karolena Rubio, Editor

December 13, 2018

Filed under Culture, Local Scene, News, Showcase, Showcase/Featured, Student Life, Teacher, Uncategorized

A school dress code policy that prohibits students from wearing du-rags or headscarves on campus is no longer being enforced, says Principal Stan Mojsich. “Some kids came and spoke to me, and did it in a really respectful ...

The Mind Effects of Social Media

Mimi Nguyen, Editor

December 11, 2018

Filed under Student Life

     She’s so pretty.      He’s incredibly talented.      She has a lot of followers.      He’s a star.      Her outfits are perfect.      These can be thoughts that go through a teenager...

Working AVIDly

Sofia Wells, Reporter

December 11, 2018

Filed under Student Life

     Every parent’s dream is to see their child succeed in school. They want to  see good grades, see them do their homework, and see them put in effort. When the time comes, they want to see their child become more ser...

Cultural Identities

Aurora Alatorre, Reporter

December 11, 2018

Filed under Culture, Student Life, Teacher

     One knowing their culture is a vast part of knowing who they really are. Expressing your background and traditions should make you proud because your culture makes you, you. In addition to knowing who you are, you sho...

Self Expression-What, Why, and How

Rohman Singh, Reporter

December 11, 2018

Filed under Student Life

     Self Expression. When this phrase is spoken people think of many things. They can be things such as clothes, music, and even emotions.      These things can include students running around and yelling. Another can be...