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

Day Creek Intermediate hosted the first campus-wide school event after a long pause of student activities due to Covid-19.

Kickball at DCIS

Emily L., Declynn G., Adrian M., and Jadyn K. December 3, 2021

As students were guided onto the field, the sun was reflecting against the hundreds of chairs set up for the student-staff kickball game. Competitors from both teams approached the field as hundreds of...

On November 5th, tragedy struck at Astroworld, which resulted in the loss of ten lives.

Tragedy Strikes At Astroworld Concert

Ryan W. and Ryan A. November 17, 2021

Tens of thousands of people surround you. Chaos erupts quicker than you can process. The weight of hundreds press against your chest. You can hardly breathe. You reach deep into your lungs to scream out...

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...

There have been millions of people who have gotten COVID-19, but is there a chance your furry friends can also get this virus?

Can Pets Get the Coronavirus?

Hannah G. and Keira S. December 17, 2020

The number of adopted animals has dramatically spiked since the advent of COVID-19. But have you pondered if your furry friend could also test positive for the virus? According to local veterinarians,...

As a result of the pandemic, this year, Day Creek held a trunk-or-treat instead of a Halloween Bash.

Halloween Trunk-or-Treat 2020

Hannah G., Keira S., and Dilnoor K. November 12, 2020

Every year, Day Creek Intermediate School holds a Halloween bash for Day Creek’s students. The party includes a haunted house, competitions, games, and best of all, candy! However, because of the COVID-19...

Teachers at Day Creek Intermediate share how they chose Student of the Month for teamwork.

SOTM for September: Teamwork

Nicole D., Writer September 29, 2020

Imagine teaching in the middle of COVID, a time when it is harder than ever for students and teachers to communicate. The Student of the Month award for September presents a difficult decision for teachers...

School will definitely be a lot different compared to before.

Behind the Scenes of the Hybrid Learning Plan

Hailey A. and Audrey C. September 23, 2020

Day after day, students log on to a computer and look at a screen in order to learn. Nothing is face to face; everything is digital. Multiple months have passed since Day Creek Intermediate School has...

Olivia G. describes how it feels to get SOTM with also having seven siblings.

Student of the Month: Big Family Feels

Aishwarya A., Kaavya K. , and Keira S. September 9, 2020

Cars roll up to Day Creek Intermediate School’s driveway in front of the school gates. Children fill passenger seats, faces smushed against the glass, eagerly awaiting to receive the awards, boxes of...

The August SOTM drive-thru was a way for teachers to see and honor their students while being safe.

Student of the Month: A Teacher’s Perspective

Nisreen M., Gwen E., and Edhen A. September 9, 2020

Have you ever wondered what it is like to meet your students through a car window? Since COVID-19 has shut down schools for the time being, Day Creek Intermediate School has found a way to be a part of...

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....

The coronavirus turned the world upside down...or did it?

It’s the End of the World as We Know It (Or is It?)

Isabelle P., Writer June 12, 2020

At first, the coronavirus was a joke, a subject of memes and teasing. It was crazy, right? It didn’t make any sense why everyone was making such a big fuss over something no worse than the flu. Then,...

DCIS staff members are working to plan for all of the potential outcomes of this pandemic.

DCIS is Exploring the Possibilities for the 2020-2021 School Year

Shivani R. and Mikah C. May 19, 2020

As the 2019-2020 school year is coming to a close, students are growing more and more excited about the possibilities of the upcoming school year, scheduled to start in August of 2020. Children used to...

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