The Day Creek Howl

Color Rally Challenge

Color Rally Challenge

Tommy T., Writer

April 1, 2020

On March 13, Day Creek Intermediate School closed its doors because of the pandemic COVID-19, and students were surprised by the news shortly afterward of distance learning online. But that doesn’t mean that the PE Department stopped working. To replace the canceled Color Rally, administrators crea...

Coronavirus: An Extrovert’s Perspective

Coronavirus: An Extrovert’s Perspective

Jenna Q., Writer

April 1, 2020

With the recent global coronavirus pandemic instilling strict self-isolation guidelines across the country, many students are left feeling lonely and helpless during these troubling times. Schools in California have been mandated to shut down, which has severely limited student opportunities for socia...

Coronavirus Kindness in California

Coronavirus Kindness in California

Shivani R. and Mikah C.

March 31, 2020

The coronavirus has affected and will likely continue to affect many people around the world. It is spreading rapidly and causing increasing fear, including within our own San Bernardino County. As of March 24, there have been 31 local cases. The first case was identified on March 15, which demonstrates...

Social Distancing

Social Distancing

Shivani R. and Mikah C.

March 21, 2020

With the coronavirus epidemic plaguing our globe, the White House Coronavirus Task Force has issued a policy entitled “15 Days to Slow the Spread.” A central part of that plan involves keeping away from others, which is  where social distancing comes into effect.  Social distancing is recomme...

How COVID-19 has affected Day Creek

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

2020 VIP Dance

2020 VIP Dance

Tommy T. and Conner L.

March 10, 2020

You're in the middle of the gym dancing and enjoying the time you have with your very important guest. You show off your amazing dance moves, following the beat of the music. Feeling hungry? There’s In-N-Out waiting for you. Why would anyone not come to this dance? The V.I.P Dance was a dance party where stud...

DCIS Dance Squad

DCIS Dance Squad

Tommy T., Writer

January 30, 2020

You’re in the middle of the spotlight, dancing with your friends. You pull out your favorite moves, enjoying all the attention. After your amazing performance, the crowd cheers and leaps to a standing ovation. You feel ecstatic. This is how it feels to be part of the Day Creek Intermediate Dance Sq...

Coronavirus is spreading rapidly, causing international concerns

Coronavirus is spreading rapidly, causing international concerns

Jenna Q., Writer

January 29, 2020

Coronavirus, a large family of viruses that cause a diverse range of respiratory illnesses, has taken the lives of at least 132 Chinese citizens as of January 29. Its rapid spreadability has put many people around the world in a state of distress.  The epicenter of the epidemic appears to be in Wuhan, China. As ...

8th Grade Survivor Ball

8th Grade Survivor Ball

Mikah C., Writer

December 21, 2019

Fueled by the knowledge that this year’s competition would be their last, DCIS 8th graders brought their A-game to the annual 2019 Survivor Ball Tournament. It’s almost as if the last two years of competition were only practice, all in preparation for taking home the gold.  8th grader Lauren A....

7th Grade Survivor Ball

7th Grade Survivor Ball

Shivani R., Writer

December 21, 2019

After a year of experience, the seventh graders came in with confidence. But then again, you never know who will win when participating in the Survivor Ball tournament.  One of the teams that thought for sure they had it in the bag was the Defending Champs. They won the finals last year. But they ...

6th Grade Survivor Ball

6th Grade Survivor Ball

Tommy T., Writer

December 21, 2019

6th graders chatter loudly in the halls as they walk towards the gym. This was going to be their first time experiencing the Survivor Ball tournament. Many appeared confident, while others were a nervous wreck. Everyone all wanted the same thing: to be the champions. In the boy’s semifinals, The Beans compete...

Survivor Ball Tournament 2019

Survivor Ball Tournament 2019

Shivani R. and Mikah C.

December 21, 2019

  Dodge balls fly through the air . Students cheer from the bleachers. Everyone watches closely. Welcome to the 2019 Survivor Ball tournament.  This annual event takes place two days before Winter Break. Instead of going to elective, students spend two periods on December 18th and 19th in t...

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