The Day Creek Howl

How COVID-19 has affected Day Creek

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

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 has updated its guidelines, one of which has changed gatherings from a maximum of 500 people allow...

Coronavirus Has Put the Sports World On Lockdown

Rudy Gobert's positive coronavirus test triggered a rapid chain of events shutting down the sports world.

Raghu C., Editor-In-Chief

March 15, 2020

On Wednesday, March 11, a game between the Utah Jazz and the Oklahoma City Thunder was abruptly canceled about 10 minutes before tipoff. The postponement came after the Jazz doctor ran on the court to tell the officials that Rudy Gobert, the star center for the Jaz, had tested positive for the COVID-1...

NBA All Star Game 2020

In honor of Kobe Bryant, the NBA introduced a new all-star game format. The format proved to be amazing, and made the players play competitively.

Raghu C., Editor-in-Chief

February 21, 2020

Last Sunday, the best of the best came together to face off in the 69th annual All-Star Game. The two captains, voted by fans were Lebron James and Giannis Antetekoumpo. Lebron drafted Anthony Davis, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard, Luka Doncic, Devin Booker, Chris Paul, Damian Lillard, Nikola Jokic, Ben Simm...

Should the Dodgers get the World Series Title?

The Astros and possibly the Red Sox stole signs during the 2017 and 2018 seasons; possibly affecting the World Series title winner.

Raghu C., Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2020

  In November of 2019, the Astros were accused of stealing signs by their former pitcher Mike Fiers. The scandal occurred during their 2017 World Series. Two months later, after an MLB investigation, the allegations were confirmed, and punishments were handed out.   MLB Commissione...

Learning From Your Mistakes

Mistakes are a part of life but to move on, you have to learn from them.

Crystal M., Editor-in-Chief

November 29, 2018

Everyone makes mistakes, right? We’ve all done something we regret that we wish we could go back and change. And some mistakes are bigger than others. But the only way to truly learn from a mistake is to acknowledge it and move on. One assignment in Language Arts required our class to complete ...

A Day In The Life Of A High Schooler

Ajooni G., one of the Editor Emeritus', tells students how her first day of high school went.

Ajooni G., Editor Emeritus

October 31, 2018

Well, hello there, Coyotes! My name is Ajooni, and if you don’t know me, I was the previous editor of the AMAZING Day Creek Howl. I’m here to give you a completely honest perspective about high school, specifically Los Osos. If you’re going to Rancho/Etiwanda/Alta Loma, this stuff may apply to y...

An Angel At Day Creek

Rod Carew visits Day Creek Intermediate to fulfill Zein's dream.

Jonas D., Raghu C., and Dylan R.

September 26, 2018

Imagine being a four-time cancer survivor. That’s the life of Zein Y. In 2013, Zein was diagnosed with stage 4 Neuroblastoma, a type of cancer that affects nerve cells. Yet his optimistic character has allowed him to thrive, even after 45 surgeries. Rod Carew, a pro baseball Hall of Fame in...

Women In Engineering

At my visit to the Tesla Gigafactory, I met a few of the many women engineers who worked there.

Ajooni G., Editor

February 27, 2018

In the past few years, the subject of women in engineering has come up more and more frequently. There are whole articles and even websites dedicated to the matter. Over Thanksgiving break, I decided to dive into the topic, visiting Tesla Gigafactory 1 to talk to women engineers. Amelia Celoza, a civil ...

Tesla’s Women Engineers

A model of the factory

Ajooni G., Editor

December 8, 2017

Women have found many ways to incorporate themselves in today’s engineering world, though it still remains one of the least popular fields for our gender. Many reasons explain why women are discouraged from becoming engineers. “It’s a systemic problem. Girls from a young age experience microaggressions...

Hiding Your True Identity

Will you change your ways to fit in to the expectations of reality?

Ajooni G., Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2017

Reading this title, you’re probably thinking about identity theft and all that creepy stuff, but no, I’m going to make life boring and write about personalities. As teens are growing up, not only do their looks change, but so does their character. Many preteens, teenagers and young adults try desperatel...

Too Close To Home

The stress is unbearable. Please come back.

Montana L., Editor-in-Chief

October 6, 2017

Reading that article, I knew that someday I would probably be in the same situation. My mother and I were sitting in my room, crying. Because if my family wasn’t cautious, we would be in a similar position. Gary Helming was a father of three: 9-year old Riley and infant twins,Walker and Nalani...

Freshmen Files: A Freshie’s First Week At LOHS

Rachel B. and the class of 2021 prepare to face their first year of high school.

Rachel B., Editor Emeritus

August 24, 2017

High School! Yes, the last four years before parting my own way. Terrifying, right? Actually, not really. But this could only be my perspective. Of course, it’s a completely new school and I am adjusting to the drastic reality of moving from the top of middle school to rock bottom of high school. ...

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