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The Orange & Green

The Orange & Green

The Orange & Green

Folklorico and Art

Rosali Flores, Editor, Editor May 16, 2022

Last Friday and Saturday, May 13th-14th, our art program hosted the last Folklorico show with its first-ever jointed art show in the Buck Shaffer Auditorium. Mr. Gonzales and Mrs. Seitz paired these two...

How much is Prom costing you?

How much is Prom costing you?

Rosali Flores, Editor April 21, 2022

"Dress is $180 and the alternation costs $30. I also want to get my nails done so an additional $45." -Karen Hidalgo, senior "$260 for my dress, $30 for my shoes, $25 for my ticket, $20 for hair things...

12 Easter Dad Jokes

12 Easter Dad Jokes

Rosali Flores, Editor April 14, 2022

What do you call a sleeping egg? Egg-zosted! What do you call 10 rabbits marching backward? A receding hareline. How does the Easter bunny stay in shape? Lots of eggs-ercise! What do you get...

CAST, What Is It?

CAST, What Is It?

Rosali Flores, Editor April 7, 2022

Starting this week, all seniors began taking the California Science Test (CAST). This test is similar to the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP). Usually, students take the...

April Fools Day Origin

April Fools’ Day Origin

Rosali Flores, Editor March 31, 2022

Also known as All Fools' Day, April Fools' Day does not have a known origin. However, it has been tied to Holi, a Hindu festival where people throw colored water and powders over each other, and Hilaria,...

To Mask or Not To Mask?

To Mask or Not To Mask?

Rosali Flores, Editor March 22, 2022

Friday, March 11, 2022, an email was sent out to PUSD students and parents from our Superintendent, Dr. Nate Nelson, explaining that when students returned to school after Spring Break masks would no longer...

Time Springs Forward This Weekend

Time “Springs” Forward This Weekend

Rosali Flores, Editor March 10, 2022

The time has come, once again, for Daylight Savings Time (DST). This Sunday, March 13, our clocks will "spring" forward and we'll lose one hour of sleep. When Daylight Savings occurs in the Spring, it's...

Boys State and Girls State Selections

Boys’ State and Girls’ State Selections

Rosali Flores and Karen Hidalgo March 10, 2022

California, and many states across the country, offer a summer program for juniors to create a mock government. Each high school in California selects two delegates, a boy and a girl, to represent their...

Pepsi Cookies Recipe

Pepsi Cookies Recipe

Rosali Flores, Editor March 9, 2022

Makes about 10 dozen 1 & 1/2- Gold Medal all-purpose flour, 5 lbs About 1 cup - premium granulated sugar 3 lbs of Crisco vegetable shortening 2 liter Pepsi Steps: First add a bag of flour ...

Vans Custom Culture Contest

Vans Custom Culture Contest

Rosali Flores, Editor March 4, 2022

Since 2009, every year, Vans holds a contest between schools across the United States called Vans Custom Culture. Vans created this contest to highlight young artists and reward them for their hard-work....

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