Monthly Archives: March 2015

College Week

College Week By: Joy M. and Jenny C., Staff writers Did you like college week? It was incredible! We had a ton of fun! Mrs. Barker and the college and career students prepared college week. It was delightful to see … Continue reading

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S.O.M.A Period 5

  S.O.M.A Period 5 By: Khanh P. and Hong- Tran D., Staff Writers     On March 27th 2015, Magruder Middle School had a Student of the Month assembly to recognize students for their hard work. Approximately 8:15am, all students … Continue reading

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Need a Laugh?

Puns, Puns Everywhere By Eric G. and Lylianna L.; Staff writer     What’s brown and sticky? A stick If you work security at a Samsung store does that make you a guardian of the galaxy? My friend’s bakery burned … Continue reading

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Biggest Fool Today

Biggest Fool Today By: Joy M.; staff writer My name is Juliet and I’m 14, I always hated April Fool’s Day because my big brother Peter is the “master of pranks.” Peter is 16 and no matter how hard I … Continue reading

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Model United Nations Field Trip

Model UN Field Trip By: Carly P. and Hong-Tran D., Staff Writers Hallo! Ni hao ma! Holla! Annyeong! If this wasn’t your country’s language then Hello! And welcome to the 14th annual year of MUN. This year was the very … Continue reading

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Eighth Graders Needed to Choose Journalism as an Elective

North Side Journalism Takes Off BY: Sunbo A. and Alyssa M., Staff Writers This week the Magruder Journalism Class had an incredible opportunity to meet with North High School’s Journalism Staff. Ms. Shankle, the Journalism teacher and her students from … Continue reading

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Sunshine the Cat

Sunshine the Cat By: Asia A., staff writer I’ve grown up with cats my whole life and learned a lot about them. Some cats have survived car wrecks, some born without limbs, and some that are just pure lucky. I’ve … Continue reading

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Spring Fashion 2015

Spring Fashion By: Alyssa M. & Sunbo A., Staff Writers Spring is almost upon us! March 20th is when spring officially starts. So to get into the happy cheerful mood were going to show you a few outfit ideas. Most … Continue reading

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Onizuka Space Science Day 2015

Onizuka Space Science Day 2015                                     By: Bryan L., staff writer “Your vision is not limited by what your eye can see, but by what your mind can imagine.” This quote is from Ellison Onizuka, one of seven crew … Continue reading

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Cesar Chavez Day

Cesar Chavez Day by: Eric Gasparro; staff writer Cesar Chavez Day, on March 31 is a national holiday, but we presently do not recognize this holiday. There are schools just a mile away celebrating. This man worked for civil rights … Continue reading

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Pokemon Shuffle Review

Pokemon Shuffle Review by Dustyn Casas; staff writer Have you ever wanted a freemium Pokemon game to play on your 3DS? No? Well, you are getting it anyway! Pokemon Shuffle is exactly what you think it is, which is Candy … Continue reading

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Phones at Recess?

Phones at Recess? By: Eric G. and Haskell M., Staff Writers Should we have phones at lunchtime? Well, let’s see what the students of Magruder Middle School have to say.       –  “No, because they could possibly be … Continue reading

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The Battle Cats Review

The Battle Cats Review By:Bryan L., and Tony Z., staff writers Do you like cats? Then, you should get a game called The Battle Cats for ios, android.  The Battle Cats is a free game made by PONOS. About cats … Continue reading

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The Lucky Poptart Catch

The Lucky Poptart Catch By: Jordan N. & James S., staff writers One windy day, there was three kids named Paul, Mary, and Randy. They were walking home from school. Paul was wearing green pants, Mary had a green skirt, and … Continue reading

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The Annoying Leprechaun

The Annoying Leprechaun By: Sunbo A. and Alyssa M., Staff Writer   Well, as you all know, you might have noticed my insane and horrible appearance last week. This mishap was for a very valid reason. I have been annoyed … Continue reading

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The Mysterious Leprechaun

The Mysterious Leprechaun (even though leprechauns are already mysterious) By: Tony Z.and Bryan L., staff writers Listen, up kids and I shall tell you a story. A story about why you never see any leprechauns in person. I shall tell … Continue reading

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Saint Patrick Has Weird Ways of Giving Me Fortune

Saint Patrick’s Day Fortune By: Carly P. and Hong-Tran D., Staff Writers It was the morning of Tuesday, March 17th. I (Carly) woke up with my hair all messed up. “Great St. Patrick’s Day. I wonder what kind of luck … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Comic

A Public Service Announcement About Rainbows By: Dustyn C., Staff Writer

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Inside a Video Game

Inside a Video Game By: Haskell M., staff writer   It was a normal Friday, when I was waiting patiently for my mom, to come and pick  me up from school. I kept on texting her, and kept on waiting. … Continue reading

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St . Patrick’s Day History

St . Patrick’s Day History By: Jordan N. & Haskell M., Staff writers             Every year we celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day, on March 17th, which is the death of the patron saint of Ireland. It is an international celebration, to celebrate the … Continue reading

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The Lepre-spective

The Lepre-spective by Lylianna L. & Jenny C.; Staff writers   *Yawns* I smile. It’s that time of year again. Where we turn into half leprechaun, half human. It’s hereditary. It’s all because today is St. Patricks Day. I don’t … Continue reading

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One Piece Treasure Cruise Review

One Piece Treasure Cruise Review By: Tony Z., staff writer If you didn’t know already, One Piece is a classic anime/manga. The manga was released in 1997 and the anime aired in 1999. Both the anime and manga are going … Continue reading

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Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 Review

Five Nights at Freddy’s 3 Review By: Haskell M. and James S., staff writers Storyline – Five Nights at Freddy’s is a series of unfortunate events leading to a pizzeria closing down. An undiscovered restaurant left and forgotten, until found … Continue reading

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SOMA Period 4

Student of the Month Assembly for Period 4 By : Jenny C. and Hong Tran D., Staff Writers   Magruder’s outdoor stage was packed with students, and proud parents, at the Period Four Student of the Month Assembly, on February … Continue reading

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California Junior Scholarship Federation

College Bound? Join CJSF California Junior Scholarship Federation by:Carly P. and Khanh P., staff writers Ever wanted to get a headstart in college? Well, now’s your chance, because at CJSF we volunteer, tutor, and offer service to the school and … Continue reading

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Math Counts Competition 2015

Math Counts Competition by: Carly P. and Khanh P., Staff Writers The exciting and inspiring Math Counts Competition, sponsored by Northrup  Grumman, was held on Saturday, February 28, 2015. The Magruder Mustangs, went to Northrop Grumman Building S to compete … Continue reading

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Lucky or Not?

Lucky or Not? By: Khanh P., staff writer   I wake up to a beautiful St. Patrick’s Day morning, the sun is shining on me, blanketing me in warmth as I arise. “Stephanie! Come down for breakfast!” I hurry down … Continue reading

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