The Olympian

Just What is a Principal’s Day Like?

Justin Castro, staff writer

March 20, 2018

Principal, Mr. Griego, works very hard everyday to keep Bassett on a successful path. However, people don’t exactly know what he does all day everyday. I got curious so I decided to shadow Mr. Griego for a day, with permission,...

The Struggle is Real: A Teen Mom Speaks Up

Melany Luevano, staff writer

March 20, 2018

High school can be tough , But you know what’s even tougher? Being pregnant in high school. High school is hard enough as it is and not to mention incredibly judgmental. It’s brutal you feel alone and scared. So, put yourself...

You Are What You Drink

Bethany Ruiz, staff writer

March 20, 2018

Claims have been made that drinking about eight glasses of water a day will positively contribute to your skin’s complexion. If your skin isn’t getting a sufficient amount of water then the lack of hydration will show in your...

Students Suffer through School

Shirley Ramirez, staff writer

March 19, 2018

High school can be very frustrating sometimes with all the homework and projects. Some things really just make us want to quit school and stay asleep forever. School really stresses out some of our students. Kids might say that...

Marijuana: From Demonized Drug to Recreational Release

Tony Alvarado, staff writer

March 15, 2018

After the Mexican revolution, Mexican immigrants flooded the United States and brought with them a recreational use of marijuana. Prejudice against the immigrants connected immigrant crimes with marijuana and demonized the drug....

Find Your Celebrity Prom Style

Jo, staff writer

March 15, 2018

Celebrity awards season is just about over but the fashion on the runways will be seen in prom dresses this season. Bella Hadid, fashion model wore a sexy off-shoulder evening prom gown when she won Model of the Year 2016 Awards....

Free From Fear

Free From Fear

December 6, 2017

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