The Day Creek Howl

Holi: India’s Colorful Holiday

Holi: India’s Colorful Holiday

Alisha G. and Ashima G.

March 22, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Butterflies and bees fly around, a telltale sign of spring. And with spring also comes holidays. From March 20 to March 21, Indians around the world celebrated the festival of colors with powdered colors and water balloons. The festival of colors, more commonly known as Holi, is a Hindu festival...

The Struggle With Finding My Style

The Struggle With Finding My Style

Roxy R., Writer

March 18, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Picking and wearing clothes use to be one of the most straightforward tasks for me. I could wear whatever was in my reach and not care what it was. I wouldn’t care if I was wearing a bright pink shirt and red pants; I knew they didn’t match, but I felt confident with whatever was on me. Soci...

[email protected]#$%^&* Restaurants

!@#$%^&* Restaurants

March 8, 2019


Filed under Student Life

In recent months, a new shopping plaza has popped up near Day Creek and with it, the restaurant "Cluck-N-Pollo" with its controversial slogan. In addition, we wrote about another restaurant that features profanity in its title. The Howl looks at students' opinions and the stories behind the restaurant.

@*$% Opinions

@*$% Opinions

Paige S. and Sana M.

March 8, 2019


Filed under Student Life

The Day Creek Howl recently wrote an article about profanity and euphemisms seen in local businesses. For example, in Rancho Cucamonga alone, we have Cluck-N-Pollo and Bad A** Coffee. While the profanity in Bad A** Coffee is obvious, you might be wondering about Cluck-N-Pollo? Well, Cluck-N-Pollo’s marketi...

Feminism

Feminism

Bryce P. and Maleehah H.

February 23, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Out of 7.53 billion people, around 49.6% are women and 50.4% men. Even with percentages nearly the same, some believe that women’s rights are not equal to those of men. This idea is called feminism. The exact definition of feminism is, “the theory of the political, economic, and social equality o...

Day Creek’s Snow Day

Day Creek’s Snow Day

Alisha G. and Eden E.

February 22, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Rancho Cucamonga, California isn’t exactly world-renowned for its frosty winds and snowy hills. But on February 21, 2019, Day Creek students from sixth to eighth grade got to experience a unique moment in middle school, as icy white snow fell from the sky - a first in our campus’ history. “S...

Family Fitness Night 2019

Family Fitness Night 2019

Alisha G. and Ashima G.

February 16, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Day Creek’s P.E. teachers are scattered throughout the gym, darting around on scooters alongside students and teachers alike. Music plays in the background, but not loud enough to drown out mixed sounds of laughter and frustration that fill the air. On Wednesday night, Day Creek’s Family Fit...

What Day Creek Students Think About Valentine’s Day

What Day Creek Students Think About Valentine’s Day

Maleehah H. and Dylan R.

February 15, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Valentine's day. One of the few among 365 days that are associated with romance, flowers, candy or any other sweet thing. People often give those who are close to them items to show their affection. Many people have mixed opinions of this sweet holiday - some hate it, while others love the idea of love ...

The Psychology Behind Nightmares

The Psychology Behind Nightmares

Maleehah H. and Bryce P.

February 10, 2019


Filed under Student Life

You look back at the scene playing behind you; a gigantic lobster-like creature is chasing you with sharp pinchers ready to snap at anything in its way. Unfortunately for you, you are the only thing blocking the creature’s path. You try to run, but your legs won’t move to your command. Just as t...

The Twisted History Behind Valentine’s Day

The Twisted History Behind Valentine’s Day

Alisha G., Ashima G., and Abby S.

February 10, 2019


Filed under Student Life

To St. Valentine~ Roses are red, Bruises are blue, If you don’t stop marrying people, I will execute you! With Hate, Emperor Claudius ~ Ah, what a time to live! It was A.D. 450, and marriage for the young had been outlawed. All hope seemed lost for love and romance. Emperor...

Inspirational Quotes In Day Creek’s Girls’ Restrooms

Inspirational Quotes In Day Creek’s Girls’ Restrooms

Ashima G. and Bryce P.

February 2, 2019


Filed under Student Life

Your mom just yelled at you for waking up late, and when you get to school, your friends ignore you. You’re feeling pretty miserable, so you go to the girls’ bathroom to hide out for a few minutes. Once inside, you look in the mirror, and are surprised to see a sticker above you that reads “BeYOUti...

What Is Tik Tok?

What Is Tik Tok?

Bryce P., Writer

January 31, 2019


Filed under Student Life

You might know Musically for it’s small clips of lip syncing videos. More so attracted to the younger generation, millions of children and teens jumped on the app. As the app progressed and became more popular, people from all generations joined in to see what the fuss was all about. Musically later ...

The student news site of Day Creek Intermediate School
Student Life