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The High School Student: Path to Ascension
 

Senior Reflection

  by Shannon Wong I entered high school not knowing what to expect, and as I am about to leave Mills, I am not sure how I should feel. Should I be excited that I can finally be independent after graduation? Or should I feel sad that I am separating from all my high school […]

Senior Reflection

As I prepare for my final weeks at Mills, I cannot help but reminisce my time here. Sitting in class, I think back to fond memories such as touching the bottom of my desk and finding that an old piece of gum attached to my finger. Walking through the halls, I remember getting flat-tired by […]

The End of a Four Years Journey

I can never forget the excitement I felt four years ago at the thought of becoming a high school student and approaching the pinnacle of my twelve years of education. Though I felt nervous at the thought of transitioning to a new school, I imagined four years to be a long stretch of time that […]

Senior Reflection

by Michelle Ng My four years at Mills have been a blur. Even now, I can’t believe that four years have passed by so quickly, and we’re all entering a new stage in our lives. This final year has passed by faster than I had originally expected. I remember feeling intimidated by seniors when I […]

The High School Student: Path to Ascension

The High School Student: Path to Ascension

ARTICLE BY ELIJAH JAMES C. MEDEL and MATEO MARTINEZ In the pantheon of high school, chosen heroes are broken up into four groups, ordered in rank of ascension to get to bigger and better things. The eternal caste-like system, Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and Senior, is what guides this ranking. Here are the four main paths […]

The High School Student: Path to Ascension
Boys Varsity Water Polo Opens Their Season Against Menlo-Atherton

Boys Varsity Water Polo Opens Their Season Against Menlo-Atherton

16 September 2014

Newly moved to a higher division, the Mills High School Boys Varsity Water Polo team opened their season against Menlo-Atherton on September 16, unfortunately, closing the game with a score of 8-25. Menlo-Atherton players were the first to score, making six goals, and the Vikings’ first goal was made by junior Grant Peel. The next […]

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Open the Eyes of Tomorrow’s Leaders

13 September 2014

Eighteen teachers and seniors of Mills High School spent eighteen days throughout June to August in Nicaragua to experience the unique culture and explore the vast geography and history of the developing country through the sponsorship of Global Glimpse. Throughout the school year, teachers at Mills nominated students who they thought would gain valuable skills […]

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Mills Students Go To Japan

Mills Students Go To Japan

08 September 2014

Twenty-three Mills High School Japanese language students traveled to Japan in the government-sponsored Kakehashi Project for a ten-day trip in mid-July to experience Japan’s vibrant culture and lifestyle. With teachers, Mrs. Soda and Mrs. Spencer-Mills, students representing Mills High School arrived at Narita Airport on July 8th to meet with their trip host, Mr. Sugawara, […]

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Ms. Telesco’s Retirement

Ms. Telesco’s Retirement

28 May 2014

By: Zelie Zshornack English teacher Ms. Telesco, a prominent member of Mills for thirty years, announced her official retirement for the end of the 2013-2014 school year. Over the years, Ms. Telesco has taught various English classes at Mills, including the Freshmen AS and Sophomore CP classes at Mills. Students respect the effort and hard […]

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Senior Reflection

28 May 2014

As I prepare for my final weeks at Mills, I cannot help but reminisce my time here. Sitting in class, I think back to fond memories such as touching the bottom of my desk and finding that an old piece of gum attached to my finger. Walking through the halls, I remember getting flat-tired by […]

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Senior Reflection

28 May 2014

  by Shannon Wong I entered high school not knowing what to expect, and as I am about to leave Mills, I am not sure how I should feel. Should I be excited that I can finally be independent after graduation? Or should I feel sad that I am separating from all my high school […]

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The End of a Four Years Journey

28 May 2014

I can never forget the excitement I felt four years ago at the thought of becoming a high school student and approaching the pinnacle of my twelve years of education. Though I felt nervous at the thought of transitioning to a new school, I imagined four years to be a long stretch of time that […]

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Summer: For Studying or Relaxing?

28 May 2014

Imagine your delight as the last day of school approaches-oh, the excitement! No more books, no more teachers, no more homework; it is practically a teenager’s paradise. With the start of summer break upon us, we begin to face the looming question: how will your summer vacation be spent? Will it be consumed by hours […]

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From High School to the Real World

28 May 2014

We are in constant preparation. Things like preschool and middle school are in place solely to act as stepping stones as we further our education. We are now in high school, anticipating our eventual departure to college. We will hopefully immerse ourselves into the work force, where we will immediately start saving our paychecks for […]

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Top 5 Early Summer 2014 Movies

28 May 2014

As Mills students count down the days until the end of the school year, many are anticipating new movies to watch early this summer. A few movies really stand out as spectacular. Here are some of the best movies of this year’s early summer season.   The first of these movies, The Amazing Spider-Man: Rise […]

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