Tag Archives: Jacky Shum

Reluctant partners/ Lasting friends

BY JACKY SHUM & CRYSTAL HUANG
My first impression of Jacky Shum was that he was a quiet and reserved, and I later had the incredible chance to discover he was someone who loved to crack jokes all the time and was an easy person to talk to.    

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Students prepare for graduation

by JACKY SHUM
Valedictorian Hovhannes Minasyan and Salutatorian Calvin Tang will represent their graduating class at the commencement ceremony to be held June 13 at 6 p.m. in Weingart Stadium at East Los Angeles College (ELAC).

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Facing trials/ Fixing Errors

BY JACKY SHUM/ CRYSTAL HUANG
There I was, 8 a.m. at the school library, falling asleep and about to fail my AP world history exam./ After earning a “2” on my AP World History exam sophomore year, I realized that I needed to start studying earlier, understand the intensity of taking an AP exam, and was adamant about passing my junior year AP exam.

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Receiving meaningful gifts/ Sentimental gifts

BY JACKY SHUM
Christmas is a festive time when many people give gifts to their friends and family, and while I absolutely love giving gifts to others, I have trouble accepting them.
BY CRYSTAL HUANG
Whenever the month of December approaches, my thoughts are constantly focused on giving gifts and wondering what would be the perfect present.

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Musicians perform holiday selection

BY JACKY SHUM
Following their concluding fall semester performances, Spartan Band and Orchestra members will be preparing for the festival held by Southern California School Band and Orchestra Association (SCSBOA) in March.

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Justifying fearful experiences/ Reliving terrifying moments

BY JACKY SHUM
Halloween used to represent costumes, candy, and frightful experiences, but it has been a long time since I’ve felt chills and excitement as the holiday approached.
BY CRYSTAL HUANG
Parading in my shimmering yellow gown, I was Princess Belle from “Beauty and the Beast,” ready to conquer Halloween by beginning my trick-or-treating adventure.

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Lady netters look to next matches

by Anna Minasyan Varsity and JV netters will face the Mark Keppel Aztecs Sept. 26 in their first league match. The varsity netters ended preseason with a current record of 1-6, and the JV record is 2-3. Both teams lost to the Whittier Cardinals Sept. 18 with the same score, 17-1. Varsity No.1 doubles team, Mariah De La Torre and Lauren

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Uncertain possibilities/ Fortunate Encounters

by JACKY SHUM & CRYSTAL HUANG
Beginnings are a part of everyone’s life, setting each of us on a new path of uncertainty.

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Portion control helps curb holiday treats’ temptation

by JACKY SHUM

During the holidays, many people may take the opportunity to eat more and may not realize what they are putting into their bodies.

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Students provided with SAT preparation opportunities

by JACKY SHUM

With the SAT examinations coming in October, seniors can better prepare themselves by taking various private courses and online classes.

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