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East likes Stranger Things

Jacqueline Robles and Adan Ortiz

October 17, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Here at Morton East more students watch Stranger Things than any other shows.  In a random survey of 120 Morton East students, 33 percent of the students reported that Stranger Things is their favorite TV show, unsurpasse...

Opinion: Gender equality for Prom Queen and King!

Sabrina Mercado, Brenda Rodriguez, and Isaema Escalera

September 19, 2018

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Student Life

Around the United States, high schools are having a big discussions about crowning the same sex king and queen for prom. There are mixed feeling about it. Florida was the first to crown the same sex prom king and queen. And a same se...

How much is too much for a prom dress?

Barbara Beltran and Vanessa Bustamante

September 19, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

The female seniors of Morton East’s class of 2018 have differing opinions on just how much is too much for a prom dress. According to USA Today, in 2017 it was found that a teenage girl in high school spends an average of...

Was the Syrian missile strike the right thing to do?

Yesenia Marquez, Citlalli Estrada, and America Zamora

September 19, 2018

Filed under Community, Opinion

In a survey of 100 Morton East, students 30 said that the Syrian missile strike made by the U.S. was the right thing to do and 70 thought it wasn't the best choice. On April 14, 2018 the U.S, the British, and the French launched over 100 missiles toward Syria as a ...

Morton East majority is fashionable

Itzel Munoz and Lizeth Martinez

May 16, 2018

Filed under Community, Opinion

In a recent survey of 100 Morton East students, 82% said that they follow the latest fashion trends. According to TeenInk.com, when people associate themselves with a particular brand or branded image, they immediately assume...

Career Profile: So, you want to be Pharmacy Technician

Miguel Camarillo, Reporter

May 5, 2018

Filed under Community, Opinion

So, you want to b a pharmacy technician. Working under the title of pharmacy technician states, working under the supervision of pharmacists. Technicians prepare and fill medical prescriptions for patients. A typical day in...

Career profile: So, you want to be a elementary school teacher?

Crystal Mendez, Reporter

May 5, 2018

Filed under Career Profile, Community, Opinion

Elementary school teachers teach children from kindergarten up to sixth grade. They teach children the educational basis. These include numbers, language, science, and also social studies. These teachers help children grow...

Career Profile: Becoming an Elementary Teacher.

Isabel De Avila

May 5, 2018

Filed under Career Profile, Community, Opinion, Student Life

Elementary school teachers teach students from kindergarten to sixth grade. They teach children the skills they need to be successful when they grow up. Elementary teachers often teach many subjects to one class and you have to...

College is coming; will you dorm or commute?

Barbara Beltran and Vanessa Bustamante

April 10, 2018

Filed under Community, News, Opinion, Student Life

     Most graduating Morton East seniors are looking for that “full college experience” after high school; however, the biggest deciding factor for whether or not these future college freshmen will be ‘commuters’ or ‘d...

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