Catholic Stance on Gun Control

Will Boyer and Nick Fonzo

June 6, 2018

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America is one of the few countries in the world that allows gun ownership. This right was given in the Second Amendment, which states, "the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed." This was written...

Saint John Summer Adventures

Andrew Putnam and John Paul Colucci

June 5, 2018

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Summer is one of the most popular times of the year to travel, and many Saint John students are going to many fun and interesting places. Whether they're leaving the city, state, country, or even the continent, almost all students...

Nicknames

Conor Zielinski and Thomas Fleming

May 29, 2018

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Many Saint John School are named after people who are famous as well as family relatives. There are also friends who give other friends nicknames because they think that it is cool to do. One of the most common nicknames is having...

Third Grade First Eucharist

Amberlynn Lopardo and Leila Barjestah

May 29, 2018

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First Eucharist is an exciting time for the third graders as they deepen their faith by receiving the Body and Blood of Christ in the sacrament of Eucharist. Mrs. Donna Marrero's class received their First Eucharist on April 14...

Project Scorpio has been Released- The New Xbox One X

Christian Garcia and Marco Alvarez

May 24, 2018

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Students at Saint John School have been wondering about the new Xbox One X, also known as Project Scorpio. Improved technology has been added to the new Xbox. 4K streaming and gaming improves graphics and resolution when playing...

Screenagers

Will Boyer, Reporter

May 22, 2018

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During Catholic Schools Week, the fifth graders and middle schoolers watched a movie called Screenagers. This movie is a documentary about kids and how much they use technology, and how that screen time affects them. In today's...

8th Grade Journalism Field Trip

Elle Hirou, Reporter

May 3, 2018

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This year's annual Saint John journalism field trip was a unique experience. The Class of 2018 journalism group visited both the Los Angeles Times and Homeboy Industries on March 20. Early in the morning the group of 26 students...

Girl Scout Cookie Article

Emory Rodriguez and Abby McQuaid

April 26, 2018

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Girl Scouts have been lining up on the streets to raise money through cookie sales. The flavors this year are Samoas, Thin Mints, S'mores, Savanah Smiles, Tagalongs, Do-si-dos, Trefoils, Toffee-Tastic, and Rah-Rah Raisins. The...

Sweats on Non-P.E Days

Daniella Luciani and Gianna Repetti

February 15, 2018

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Many Saint John students disagree with the uniform policy about not being allowed to wear sweats on non-p.e. days. Sweats are considered "p.e. attire" only for both girls and boys. Chace Grachowiak in Mrs. Donna Marrero's third...

New Class Schedules

Hailey Bainer and Preslea Wilson

February 15, 2018

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Throughout the past several years, Saint John Middle School has had the same class schedule, although this year every Wednesday school gets out at 1 p.m. Students are interested in having changes to the schedule, such as odd and...

Screenagers

Will Boyer, Reporter

February 15, 2018

Filed under Features

During Catholic Schools Week, the fifth graders and middle schoolers watched a movie called Screenagers. This movie is a documentary about kids and how much they use technology, and how that screen time affects them. In today's...

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