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The Eagle's Eye

The Eagle's Eye

The Eagle's Eye

Teacher on the Bleacher—Mr. Ross

Teacher on the Bleacher—Mr. Ross

JASON ZHENG ‘22 and MASUMI CHHABRIA ‘23 September 28, 2021

With energetic greetings at the front doors every morning and engaging Friday Academic Focus presentations, an inspirational administrator has made a difference for countless Edison High students and alums. As a result,...

Edison High Fifty Years Ago: The Vietnam War, Culture, and the Many Shades of Change

Although television was at some point in black and white, the world has always been in color. From pillbox hats to bell bottoms, the personality of the 1960s and 1970s, a color unseen by today’s students, differs from present...

Painting with Emotion

Painting with Emotion

When asked to define art, Armaan Muchhala ‘21, Cassandra Scott ‘21, and Brandon Martin ‘21—members of the National Arts Honors Society—all stated similar answers. The general definition for the term “art” is...

Coping with Loss

Coping with Loss

SHRIA PRAKASH '22 and JULIA WEBB '22 May 26, 2021

When someone experiences the death of a loved one, a tempest of emotions can follow, often ones that grieving humans do not readily understand. The five stages of grief—denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance—anchor...

Annual AP Exams Upcoming, Students Grapple with Mental Health Concerns

Annual AP Exams Upcoming, Students Grapple with Mental Health Concerns

As the end of the year nears, AP Exams become a major cause of stress and worry among students. Following April's focus on state-testing--cancelled this year due to Covid--May approaches year after year and AP Exams remain...

Stress or Decompress: Extracurriculars and Mental Health

Stress or Decompress: Extracurriculars and Mental Health

High school is an understandably difficult time in the lives of students. From the struggle to discover their identities to the stress of college decisions, high school is a time when students must learn to balance their...

Eid Mubarak, EHS!: Students finally celebrate after 30 days of fasting and fatigue…

Eid Mubarak, EHS!: Students finally celebrate after 30 days of fasting and fatigue…

VANIA KHAN ‘22 and MAHA MUSTENSIR ‘23 May 17, 2021

The sighting of a new crescent moon marks the beginning of a new month in the Islamic Calendar. This year, the new moon was sighted on April 13.  During this holy month of Ramadan, able-boded Muslims fast from dawn till dusk....

Boss Ross Celebrates Learning—and a Birthday

Boss Ross Celebrates Learning—and a Birthday

With energetic greetings at the front doors every morning and engaging Friday Academic Focus presentations, an inspirational administrator has made a difference for countless Edison High students and staff. As a result, as Mr....

My Mom is My Superhero

My Mom is My Superhero

SIA CHOKSHI ‘21 April 28, 2021

Today is National Superhero Day and for many people, their mothers or stepmothers are their superheroes. Over the past few weeks, I've spoken to five mothers about their experiences during the pandemic, hoping to get some...

A Call From Eagles Out of the Nest: Sara Muñoz

A Call From Eagles Out of the Nest: Sara Muñoz

VASUMATHI VENKAT ‘22 April 19, 2021

We’ve all experienced the difficulties of being a student during the pandemic. Some of our parents are frontline workers—doctors and nurses—who risk their lives every day. However, what does it mean to be a nursing...

The Return of Girls Volleyball 

ROBYN NEMETH ‘23 and ALYSON ZHANG ‘22 April 19, 2021

Although girls volleyball is a fall sport, the 2020-2021 season started this spring. The sport usually starts in August with open gyms in July, but the pandemic delayed the season until March. As volleyball involves close...

Social Justice in EHS Sports

Social Justice in EHS Sports

Throughout the past year, the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement gained awareness and support across the world. People held protests and rallies to show support for the cause, including on the lawn of Edison High School in...

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