Homecoming Dance

Homecoming Dance

October 27, 2017

With a lot of dancing and celebrating, Venice High students enjoyed this year’s Great Gatsby-themed...

Naviance

Alicia Valenciana, Opinion Reporter

October 17, 2017

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Over the years, many students have felt lost in the college application process, perhaps because they didn’t have something or someone to guide them. As students have become more college bound throughout the years, LAUSD has decided to provide every school with Naviance, an online program which allows students to navigate...

Teachers of the Year

Yume Kamal, News Reporter

October 17, 2017

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Every year a group of teachers get chosen to be teacher of the year for LAUSD and the Los Angeles County School District. This year 45 people were selected for the district and 16 were chosen for the L.A. County and two of those nominees presented for L.A. County were teachers from Venice High School. Both Daniel Buccieri...

Venice Welcomes New Staff

Samantha Espinoza, Desmond Andersen, and Sofia Alonso

October 16, 2017

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This year Venice High welcomes over seven new staff members for the 2017-2018 school year. Ms. Jennie Jackson in room 247 teaches AP Biology, Honors Biology and also Marine Biology. Ms. Jackson said she hopes to develop a marine biology program so that students will be able to know more about marine life and the entire...

Hurricane Harvey Donations

Frances Flores, Sports Reporter

October 7, 2017

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In efforts to help out those affected by Hurricane Harvey, Venice’s Black Student Union began to collect donations. From clothes to personal items, they collected everything. Not only have Venice students shown interest in helping, but parents have also taken action and made donations. “There’s one parent of a cheerleader...

M.E.Ch.A Donations

M.E.Ch.A Donations

October 6, 2017

Venice High School’s MEChA Club is collecting donations for the hurricane and earthquake victims in...

Deferred Action for Immigrants to End

Deferred Action for Immigrants to End

October 6, 2017

On Sept. 5, President Donald Trump rescinded DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), a program put in place by former president Barack Obama back in June 2012.

ASB Election Results

ASB Election Results

October 4, 2017

This 2017-2018 student body elected senior Shara Wade for President, senior Destiny Reyes for vice president, senior Leslie Arenas for treasurer and senior Savannah Aguayo for historian and secretary on Sept. 18.

Schoology Replaces Jupiter Grades

Barbara Polesi, News Reporter

September 29, 2017

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Venice High has permanently adopted Schoology as the main source of grading used by teachers. Schoology is a website where teachers can upload not only grades, but also any assignments, files and videos. There are also discussion pages where students can make comments and reply to each other. Students and teachers can also message...

Dr. Wiedoeft on Leave of Absence

Dr. Wiedoeft on Leave of Absence

September 29, 2017

Principal Oryla Wiedoeft is on a leave of absence due to complications resulting from previous aggressive...

The Gender Neutral Restroom Now Open

The Gender Neutral Restroom Now Open

September 29, 2017

A new gender neutral bathroom at Venice was finally opened. It replaced the bathroom the girls used to...

College Degrees and Scholarships

Yume Kamal, News Reporter

September 28, 2017

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  It’s just about that time for seniors to get in their college applications. College counselor Jamie Simon-Meyers has made it as easy as it can get with the new website, Naviance. With Naviance, you are able to find the colleges that are right for you while keeping track of the colleges you’re thinking of. To...

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