Raider Echo

Sandra Rivera

Sandra Rivera

Edith Perez, Reporter

November 4, 2015

“It was hard. I always felt alone when all the other girls had their dads with them and had someone for father-daughter dances, but no, I was alone. I’ve definitely gotten over it, and I don’t think about [past feelings]. In fact I just found out who he is, and since I’ve never met him personally,...

Damaris Guajardo

Damaris Guajardo

Clarissa Moreno, Reporter

November 3, 2015

“I really found interest in [soccer]. My mom’s brother has a big interest in it, and so now he has an indoor soccer center, so we just play soccer as a family. I’ve played since I was 4, so about 12 years. I play mainly everything except for goalie but I stick to defense. Coach Minter always...

Riley Robbins

Riley Robbins

Emily Molden, Photographer

October 28, 2015

"My older brother stole a thousand dollars from my family this summer. He was arrested and will get out in about six months. He was a drug addict; I feel really disappointed in him." sophomore Riley Robbins.

Michelle Ortiz

Michelle Ortiz

Miranda Molina, Reporter

October 28, 2015

"Coming Out Day is supposed to be for allies to say they support it, or just [for] other people to come out to their friends and family. So to celebrate it, [GSA] was passing out ribbons to everybody. I support [gay rights], and I'm also part of the community." sophomore Michelle Ortiz

Jose Gonzalez

Jose Gonzalez

Karla Romero and Clarissa Moreno

September 3, 2015

"Theatre with Mr. Abrams [last year] really got me social and interacting, but I got out [this year] because I'm taking harder classes." sophomore Jose Gonzalez

Ashley Halupka

Ashley Halupka

Beth Mauthe and Hannah Majerczyk

September 3, 2015

"We met through band. I found out he was moving through someone else before we were an official thing. That was just horrible, because it was like, this guy that I had feelings for that I didn’t really tell him about. He probably knew I had a crush on him, but I’d never full out said it. The last...

The AP Sophomore Experience

The AP Sophomore Experience

Patty Castillo, Reporter

April 20, 2015

After his freshman year, sophomore Klint Villafuerte had the opportunity to take AP style classes. Believing that these AP classes would simply mean more homework without much help from the teacher, he pushed himself further into choosing two AP style classes: AP Physics and AP World History. At the...