The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School

The Day Creek Howl

  • 50 Things To Do When You’re Bored
    Arts & Entertainment

    50 Things To Do When You’re Bored

    Carly F., Savanna A., and Angelina D.

    May 14, 2017

    Go outside...haha just kidding Go on your phone, nevermind you’re already on it all the time Create a pillow fort, where you can hide from your problems Become a ninja-pirate-beauty guru (we’re not sure what that means either, but we needed a #4) Learn the lyrics to your favorite song, again. Look up videos to see if you’re not like other humans. You are, we’re just all weird. Take a nap. De-seed a strawberry. ...

    Are you bored? Then, try these pointless activities.

    photo credited to Sachi K.

  • Side Hugs? Or Rejection?
    Opinion

    Side Hugs? Or Rejection?

    Elena C., Hailey M., and Amy Z.

    May 10, 2017

    Side hugs. While controversial, we have to discuss them sometime. Ever felt rejected because you got a side hug? Sadly, we all have...many times. On the plus side, it’s a good way to show someone straight up that you don’t like them. Let’s be honest here, they are so awkward! You’re obviously not getting a kiss.  But you’re also not getting a hug? Is it on par with a handshake?  What is it?! It could simply mean that you are just friend...

    Side hugs can have both good and bad meanings.

    photo credited to Sachi K.

Broadcasting Announcements

May 22, 2017 IF FULL SCREEN DOES NOT WORK, PLEASE REFRESH AND TRY FULL SCREEN AGAIN.

U.S. Olympic Champion Dies At Age 37

U.S. Olympic Champion Dies At Age 37

Ajooni G., Writer

Steve Holcomb, a U.S. Olympic bobsledding champion, was found dead at age 37 in Lake Placid, New York, on Saturday. The longtime...

May 9, 2017

Another U.S. Citizen Detained In North Korea

Another U.S. Citizen Detained In North Korea

Ajooni G., Writer

On Saturday, May 6th, North Korea detained another American citizen on suspicion for “hostile acts” against the government....

May 7, 2017

‘Iceball’ Planet Discovered by NASA

‘Iceball’ Planet Discovered by NASA

Ajooni G., Writer

NASA scientists have found a new planet that may add to scientists’ understanding of the types of planetary systems that exist bey...

April 27, 2017

View All »

My Middle School Legacy

My Middle School Legacy

Rachel B., Editor-in-chief

Hello and goodbye fellow Day Creek students (*sheds a tear*). I know, I know there’s still one more week of school, but as an eighth-grader, that last week or so is a chanc...

May 17, 2017

View All »

Top 10 Weirdest Mother’s Day Gifts

Top 10 Weirdest Mother’s Day Gifts

Claire D., Writer

On a typical Mother’s Day, son and daughter alike try to be good children by buying mom a nice gift or two. Mostly. This is a list of the most out-of-the-ordinary gifts ...

May 18, 2017

View All »

Is Russell Westbrook Hurting His Team?

Is Russell Westbrook Hurting His Team?

Josh L., Writer

Russell Westbrook has been a stat monster this season, or as analyst Clark Kellogg says,  “a stat-sheet stuffer supreme.” With the departure of longtime running mate Kevin ...

May 4, 2017

View All »

Soon-To-Be Scrubs Orientation

Soon-To-Be Scrubs Orientation

Amy Z., Elena C., and Hailey M.

Ah, another group of scrubs. No, not the medical kind, we’re talking sixth graders. That’s right, those middle school newbies. On April 19, a pristine pack of brig...

May 1, 2017

View All »

Skate Express? Knott’s Berry Farm? Really?

Skate Express? Knott’s Berry Farm? Really?

Nick L., Writer

Every year, to celebrate all of our accomplishments over the last ten months of blood, sweat and tears, Day Creek students spend a single day at an amusement park.  In the ...

May 20, 2017

View All »

The Lego Batman Movie

The Lego Batman Movie

Montana L.

If you are into movies that include crime-fighting superheroes, humor and mischief-making villains, then Warner Bros. The Lego Batman Movie is perfect for you. With scenes that contain ...

February 21, 2017

View All »

  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School
The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School