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Senior dinner 2k15

Simran Ali, Editor-in-chief

May 11, 2015

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Seniors enjoyed the senior dinner on April 16th in the student cafeteria from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. They were treated to a live DJ, a prom fashion show and a catered dinner. “Parents donated for the decorations, and many juniors helped out with the arrangements and dinner,” said Mr. Cristobal Vicente, senior class sponsor....

Blood out, Blood in

Jennifer Sanchez, Features Editor

April 16, 2015

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About 190 Venice students signed up to donate blood on March 26 but only 130 were able to donate due to either anemia (a lack of iron) or they did not weigh enough, according to Leadership Sponsor Mr. Danziger. Although this semester a lot more people fainted due to the heat, overall the blood drive was a success and went smoothly,...

Online programs to help students with common core classes

Kimberly Velasquez, Reporter

April 16, 2015

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Two new online programs called Study Island and Achieve 3000 have been purchased for teachers to assist Venice students that need help in Common Core classes. Study Island will be helping students with English, math, science, geography, and history and Achieve 3000 will help students with their reading skills. Study Island...

No charges filed yet against Venice students

Chad Sharrieff, Reporter

April 16, 2015

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The Los Angeles County District Attorney office said on April 7 that no charges had been filed against any of the 12 Venice students arrested in early March for alleged sexual assault. According to School Police Sgt. Keith Braden, the investigation is still pending so he cannot provide further information about the youths. The...

Art Show displays students’ talents

Art Show displays students’ talents

April 15, 2015

The second annual Student Art Show, sponsored by the MEDIA Small Learning Community, was held at Venice High from April 8 to 10.

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MEDIA SLC to offer filmmaking

Simran Ali, Editor-in-Chief

April 15, 2015

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The MEDIA Small Learning Community is offering English 9 and Filmmaking first and second period respectively with Ms. Ruth Greene to incoming non-magnet freshmen next August. Students will complete their 9th grade English requirement by taking English 9 and will fulfill their fine art requirement by taking filmmaking Students...

MESA students to compete in the LA County contest

Simran Ali, Editor-in-Chief

April 15, 2015

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Ten Venice High students won in different categories in the pre Math Engineering Science Achievement (MESA) Competition held Saturday, March 7 at USC and will compete in the LA County contest on April 25th at USC. The four universities in Los Angeles that sponsor MESA are UCLA, USC, California State University, Los Angeles...

Different Shades of Equality

Kimberly Velasquez, Reporter

March 27, 2015

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Students, teachers and parents were given the chance to write about personal experiences about discrimination, as part of “Different Shades of Equality,” a Venice storytelling contest celebrating Black History month. However no one participated in the contest. Awards were being offered to the winners. Ms. Sharon Davis...

Special Olympics brings out special talents

Simran Ali, Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2015

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Venice High special education students and general education students together participated this year in Special Olympics Unified Sports for basketball and soccer. Unified Sports partnered with numerous schools to bring people with and without disabilities to train and compete on the same team. The goal is to improve physical...

Skateboard banned from classrooms

Skateboard banned from classrooms

March 27, 2015

Venice High is reinforcing an existing rule about students not being allowed to bring their skateboards...

Venice Art Show coming up April 8-10

Venice Art Show coming up April 8-10

March 25, 2015

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The second annual Venice High student Art Show, sponsored by the MEDIA Small Learning Community, will be presented this year in the newly restored Fine Arts Building on April 8, 9 and 10.

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Helping people travel the world!!!!

Helping people travel the world!!!!

March 10, 2015

Carlos Cymerman is a man whose obsession in life is to travel the world and help people fund their travels....

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