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    “Official pass”?
    Getting a written pass on a sticky note, lined paper or even a piece discarded homework is not uncommon. When students n
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    Our silence was silent
    Their silence is deafening. Silence is one of the hardest arguments to refute and is one of the ways students have sprea
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    50 ways to lose a lover
      Patriot theater presents “50 Ways to Lose a Lover”. The student production will include plays such as “Chec
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    Dancing under the sea
    Strike a pose on the catwalk before prom. As prom night draws closer, so does the need for finding the best attire to we
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    Welcome future patriots
      Parents and 8th graders are welcome to attend the Freshman Registration  night where parents and students chose
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    The princess project
    Girls say “yes to the dress.” The Princess Project San Diego presents girls the opportunity to receive their dream d

Campus Beat

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    Not going to prom?
    Another school year, another prom dance but things have changed this school year. Many people have claimed that prom isn
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    Suicide Prevention Presentation
    The counselors will work with the freshmen to combat typical mental issues. The counselors and social worker, Mayra Gonz
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    When I’m sixty-four
    Big in size and personality, Regional Occupation Program print and graphics teacher Wayne Fravel will soon be retiring h
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    Winter Guard
    A performance providing a glimpse to the future. On March 31 Winterguard performed at Mission Hills high school with the
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    Promoting cultures and showing students take pride in their heritage, Griselda Resendiz is a culture-loving chicána. Sh


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    Senior Motivation
    Senior events have been let down this year. From seniors not participating, to the events being planned inefficiently an
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    The alphabet soup years
    The final two years of high school can feel a lot like alphabet soup. GPA. SAT. ACT. FAFSA. APs. Juniors and seniors fac
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    Grades do not measure intelligence
    In the United States, grades have a lot of weight on students lives. Students depend on teachers to communicate to them
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    Senior blues
    Senior year, the year that’s suppose to be full of fun events. But the issue is that no one wants to participate. Asso
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    Stay away from the big bad school
    Rumors and stereotypes that affect enrollment in schools could not be more unpleasant to listen to. In the past six year
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    The farm is being replaced by Cal-SAFE
    Making way for toddlers and babies, the former agricultural program site is to be replaced with a new support facility f


Visual Stories


Cute Corner

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    Rainbow Unicorns
    Anahi Martinez smiles while trying to shy away from the camera. Today, she is wearing an adorable rainbow unicorn shirt.
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    Ever heard of a cat nap?
    Naps are great and so are cats. If you own a cat, you know they sleep most of the day away. Maybe that’s why they&
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    A joy is dinner
    Pasta always makes a great meal, but it’s even better when it’s served with a smile. James Root created a wa


The Orange Glen Musket is a student run publication advised by Jessica Young and Maria Martinez and Anahi Martinez as Co-Editors in Chief. Our staff consists of a wide variety of students of many different backgrounds that work hard to inform the student body.


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    10 Places to eat before Prom
    Makeup, tuxedos, dresses, crowns, heels, and most importantly, food! You can’t have a full night dancing with the
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    Are you addicted?
    Addiction doesn’t have to be on a drug, it can be on almost anything. Although it is not officially recognized as
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    Gap Year Benefits!
    Students have been conformed to view attending college or joining the workforce as the only options after high school an
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    It’s the end of the f***ing world
    The End of the F***ing World is happening right now, on Netflix of course. Originally airing on Oct. 27, 2017 in the Uni
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    The history behind the day of love
    Although Valentine’s Day is considered a romantic day to give flowers, candy, chocolates and gifts to the loved on
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    After high school tips
    There is a list of things that students don’t learn in school; how to read a lease, how to file taxes, how to make a d


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    A splash of creativity
    Puddles are a part of the consequences of rain. Whether you like rain or not, you still have to face the obstacles that
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    Segregation Continues
    May 17, 1954 was ruled as the day segregation would end. The order was whites and blacks would no longer be made to atte
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    OG’s newest star
    Transformed from a once quiet, shy girl to a determined, inspiring young woman, Maria Martinez took the stage. Martinez
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    The Beyonce and Rihanna of OG
    With every generation comes people known to be iconic and inspiring. In this case it was Orange Glen’s Dance Compa
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    How to be safe on the internet
    Most people who live in modern society use the internet. To have access to the repository of all human knowledge is, aft
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    HYM the Rapper
    He has dance moves like no other person, rap lines like no other and mismatched, knee-high stilettos like no other. Elij

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