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Soon-To-Be Scrubs Orientation

Soon-To-Be Scrubs Orientation

Amy Z., Elena C., and Hailey M.
May 1, 2017
Filed under School News

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 bright-eyed, bushy-tailed, soon-to-be Coyotes arrived at Day Creek Intermediate. Students from Caryn, Golden, Lightfoot, and other schoo...

Alice In Wonderland Jr. Play

Alice In Wonderland Jr. Play

Hailey M., Elena C., and Amy Z.
April 18, 2017
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“For painting the roses RED, someone will lose their head!” “A very, merry unbirthday to you, to you!” “Say ‘How Do You Do’ and shake hands, shake hands, shake hands.” From April 6 to 7, Mrs. McReynolds, the director, and her crew presented their play, Alice In Wonderland Jr., where their ...

Lincoln Shrine Field Trip

Lincoln Shrine Field Trip

Amy Z., Elena C., and Hailey M.
March 24, 2017
Filed under School News

On Tuesday, March 7, Mr. Ferrari and Mrs. Morrison’s eighth grade classes took a field trip to the Lincoln Shrine in Redlands, California. On this field trip, the students got to explore a variety of Lincoln memorabilia. “This is the largest collection of Lincoln mementos and historical stuff sen...

Cal Poly Field Trip: Did It Help?

Cal Poly Field Trip: Did It Help?

Elena C., Hailey M., and Amy Z.
March 8, 2017
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On Thursday, February 23, Mrs. Kuramata took 36 eighth graders to Cal Poly Pomona to motivate them to attend college in the future. After this field trip, Mrs. Kuramata hoped that her students would see that college would be an exciting experience. “You can do anything that you want [in college],...

Cal Poly Field Trip

Cal Poly Field Trip

Elena C., Hailey M., and Amy Z.
March 1, 2017
Filed under School News

Students everywhere, everyday, ask themselves one very simple yet life-changing question: Will I ever go to college? Mrs. Kuramata, our school’s student activities director, is working to help Day Creek’s students answer that question. On Thursday, February 23, 36 of her students went on a field tr...

Family Fitness Fun Night

Family Fitness Fun Night

Nick L. and Josh L.
February 21, 2017
Filed under School News

On February 15th, Day Creek’s PE staff hosted the annual Family Fitness Fun Night, a free event for Day Creek Intermediate’s families.  It was full of many different activities, including Dogbone, a tug-of-war contest on trampolines; Cage Match, a meld of dodgeball and gladiator fights; and Texas...

The New Day Creek Principal

The New Day Creek Principal

Nick L., Writer
February 6, 2017
Filed under School News

Next school year, Day Creek Intermediate will introduce a new head principal: David Apodaca, our current assistant principal. He will replace Alicia Lyon as the head of our school for the incoming 2017-18 year.  The Day Creek Howl interviewed him on his new position as head principal. Mr. Apodaca ...

What Is Measure I?

What Is Measure I?

Nick L., Writer
October 29, 2016
Filed under School News

On November 8th, voters throughout Rancho Cucamonga will vote for or against Measure I , a proposition to implement a $137 million bond benefitting the Etiwanda School District.  Essentially, a bond is a loan, which will be paid for by property owners over many years.  This bond will tax residents w...

Remembering 9/11

Remembering 9/11

Nick L., Writer
September 11, 2016
Filed under School News

On the morning of September 11th, 2001, four planes were hijacked by the Islamic terrorist group, Al-Qaeda, and flown into iconic American buildings.  Two hit the World Trade Center in New York City, another struck the Pentagon in Virginia, and one, attempting to hit the United States Capitol, cras...

UCLA’s Sugar Study

UCLA’s Sugar Study

Tiffy W. and Maddy M.
May 31, 2016
Filed under School News

The University of California in Los Angeles recently conducted a study on the damage of a type of sugar called fructose. Fructose is found in fruits, vegetables, soft drinks and sweets. The damage from fructose includes harming brain cells and kidneys. Fructose can also be the cause of multiple diseas...

Nancy Reagan Biography

Nancy Reagan Biography

Frank C. and Shan M.
May 2, 2016
Filed under School News

Nancy Reagan was a former First Lady of the United States. She was also an American actress and the wife of Ronald Reagan, the 40th president of the United States. She was the first lady from 1981 to 1989. She died on March 6, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA, at the age of 94 due to heart failure. Her funeral...

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