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Majority of East students are working, balancing school with jobs

Candy Flores, reporter

February 8, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

Multitasking isn't hard to do. You just really must put in the effort in. Either just to get some money for yourself or even if you have kids. According to my peers/ staff, students say it's hard sometimes to work and go to...

Parent Involvement, key to student’s education

Lydia Duarte and Ashley Morales

February 5, 2019

Filed under Community, Opinion, Student Life

Lack of parent involvement may influence students to be less involved with their education.  Although many would say parent involvement doesn’t affect a student's education because it is one's choice whether the students want to succeed or not; others can ar...

Would you be willing to break the friend code?

Jacqueline Robles, Anthony Figueroa, Stephanie Ortega, and Adan Ortiz

February 1, 2019

Filed under Opinion, Student Life

Morton East students don’t want to break the friend code.  In a random survey of 100 people, about 83 percent said that they would not date their friend’s crush. And the rest of the 17 percent said that they would date...

Nike fights for rights, students fight for fashion

Angie Figuereo, Quinton Dixtion, and Lucia Gonzalez

December 24, 2018

Filed under Opinion, Sports, Sports Showcase

Students at Morton East High School prefer fashion over politics.   For example, Nike has become political because they made Colins Kaepernick the new face of Nike; you may had seen the ad. In the ad, Kaepernick is being h...

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