The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School

The Day Creek Howl

The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School

The Day Creek Howl

The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School

The Day Creek Howl

At the age of eight, Ryan W. was diagnosed with petit-mal seizures. Even though the seizures lasted seconds, the memory would last forever.

Silent Suffering

Ryan A., Editor-in-Chief October 4, 2021

A seizure is a sudden burst of uncontrolled electrical activity between brain cells. Though seizures may only last seconds, the experience lasts a lifetime.  For 8th grade student, Ryan W., this was...

Over the past 10 years, Larry Elder has been a radio host, and now he is the favorite to take the office if Newsom is recalled. Now all thats left it to beat Newsom. Can he do it?

Larry Elder: 30 Day Plan as Governor if Elected

Ryan W. and Ryan A. September 16, 2021

Citizens of California, frantically shouting out a simple yes or no, all waiting for the results to arrive on September 14th. The future of California all comes down to one word, yes or no. On March...

Officer Chauvin was charged with three counts of murder after causing the death of George Floyd.

Derek Chauvin’s Verdict

Shivani R. and Mikah C. April 22, 2021

On May 25th, 2020, George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man from Houston, was arrested by Minneapolis police officers for purchasing cigarettes with what was presumed to be a counterfeit twenty-dollar bill....

Rusty Hicks used the wrong choice of words when calling the Governor Newsome recall petition a “California coup”.

The “California coup”?

Mikah C. and Shivani R. January 22, 2021

Governor Gavin Newsom (D) has been the governor of California since 2018, but not everyone has been happy with his decisions while in office. Some of his more controversial issues include his handling...

Where is star quarterback, Drew Brees, going to end up next year?

Where is Drew Brees Headed?

Shivani R., Editor-In-Chief January 22, 2021

After two decades in the National Football League, is this the last time we’ll see Drew Brees on the field?  Brees is a widely known name throughout the league. He was first drafted by the San Diego...

Throughout history  there have been many occurences of cheating in sports, but are we doing enough to discourage future generations from it?

Cheating in Sports

Mikah C., Editor-In-Chief January 19, 2021

As we enter 2021, preparations for the rescheduled 2020 Summer Olympics, to be held in Tokyo, Japan, have already begun. With the football season coming to an end and other seasons on the horizon, sports...

With the season coming to an end, the NFL draft is on everyone’s mind to what effects it will have on the upcoming season.

NFL Draft: Explained

Shivani R., Editor-In-Chief January 15, 2021

During the National Football League’s offseason last year, teams and fans suspected that this season would be nothing like before. With COVID-19 affecting everyone’s lives, some wondered if there would...

Etiwandas EASE programs are gaining popularity due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Learning with EASE

Shivani R. and Mikah C. January 15, 2021

At the conclusion of the 2019-2020 Summer Break, three learning models were presented to all families of children enrolled in the Etiwanda School District. The hybrid learning model came first, which consisted...

The National Football League recently resumed its season despite having a deadly virus on our hands.

NFL Madness: COVID-19 Edition

Shivani R. and Mikah C. October 13, 2020

Sports have always been a way to bring people together. One example of this cultural cohesiveness is obvious: the Super Bowl, where family and friends gather for an unofficial American holiday, regardless...

President Trump and former Vice President Biden have their first 2020 presidential debate.

2020 First Presidential Debate

Shivani R. and Mikah C. October 2, 2020

On September 29, 2020, President Donald Trump and Former Vice President Joe Biden took the stage for the first 2020 presidential debate. The debate took place at the Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion in...

Twins Lina and Jenna A. both are awarded Student of the Month at the same time.

Student of the Month: Twins’ Perspective

Shivani R. and Mikah C. September 9, 2020

Imagine having someone who shares many of the intricacies of your life. They have birthday, share your room, and occupy the same grade level on your campus. Since Day 1, twins’ lives are fully connected....

COVID-19 has canceled and postponed numerous events, and now Day Creek is shut down for three weeks.

How COVID-19 has affected Day Creek

Sana M. , Editor-In-Chief March 15, 2020

Coronavirus has struck our world unlike anything most of us have ever seen before. At Day Creek we have postponed and cancelled events for all grades, leaving kids and families disappointed. The CDC...

Load More Stories