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Ms. Waters: The Final Chapter

Ms. Waters: The Final Chapter

By Christopher Bellina, Staff Writer

June 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles

Ms. Waters, one of the longest lasting staff members at Miami Senior High who has been here for 30 years, is retiring this year. She does not regret anything about her career. She enjoyed every minute of being a teacher. Her message to new teachers is to teach with passion and teach because you want...

Class Secretary’s Farewell

Class Secretary’s Farewell

By Helen Acevedo

June 2, 2018


Filed under Alumni & History, Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

 My four years at Miami High have been the best. The 14 year-old girl who I was then didn’t know that this school would make such a major impact on my life.

Miss Berrios, Our Own Alumna

Miss Berrios, Our Own Alumna

By Claudia Farrada, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

Have you ever seen that English teacher that is really excited about teaching and training new teachers? That’s Ms. Berrios.   High school life Ms. Berrios graduated from Miami High with the class of 2008. Some of the teachers she had as a high school student are still here such as ...

Soccer Coach and English Teacher Ms. Anderson Loves Her Students

Soccer Coach and English Teacher Ms. Anderson Loves Her Students

By Daniela Same, Layout Editor

May 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

Athletic and enthusiastic, Ms. Wendy Anderson has dedicated 5 years to teaching English IV and coaching at Miami High. Teacher at Miami High School Ms. Anderson, who arrived at Miami High in August of 2013, said that her favorite part of the job is all the wonderful students that she gets to inte...

Sam: Scholar-Athlete

Sam: Scholar-Athlete

By Emily Herrera, Editor-in-chief

May 17, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase, Sports Stories

On or off the field, senior Samantha Jiron is an outstanding student with a lot of Stingaree pride   Miami High student Although there are many high schools to choose from, Miami High was Samantha’s first choice. Some of her family members are alumni and so the choice was basically ma...

A Sneak Peek Into the Life of Dr. Inguanzo

A Sneak Peek Into the Life of Dr. Inguanzo

By Darlyn Bracero, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

In room 1136 you can find the exceptional AP Spanish and Literature teacher Dr. Inguanzo, always smiling and giving her all in the classroom.   Teaches AP Language and AP Literature She seems ideal to teach high level Spanish classes. “I love language; and literature is the sophistic...

There’s No Fish in the Sea Like Mingli

There’s No Fish in the Sea Like Mingli

By Helen Acevedo, Layout Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

Don’t be surprised when you see our very own Mingli Yactayo on TV for her latest discovery in oceanography. This senior is already on her way to revolutionize and protect our oceans and marine life.   Guppy Mingli Yactayo was born in Lima, Peru, on May 18th, 2000. The youngest of four ...

Mr. Zabala: The Orchid Gnome

Mr. Zabala: The Orchid Gnome

By Claudaisha Sherman, Copy Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles

  If you listen to the afternoon announcements, then you’ve heard his distinct voice calling out, “Seniors, seniors, seniors” before. In the hall and on stairs, he is also known to ask kids “Why aren’t you safe Croc-ing?” He is 9th grade assistant principal Mr. Zabala, who can also...

Registrar Estrella “Star” Ibarra

Registrar Estrella “Star” Ibarra

By Ariel Trueba, News Editor

March 19, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles

Registrations, transcripts, grade changes--everything you need to graduate is done by one person, our school’s registrar Ms. Estrella “Star” Ibarra, who has been at Miami High for two decades now on a long, satisfying journey.   Growing Up Born on April 25th in Miami to Cuban parents, M...

I Need To Write This Down!

I Need To Write This Down!

By Jasmine Bermudez, Staff Writer

March 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Opinion, Personality Profiles

Writing is a great way to express anything and everything. There are different types of writing for everyone. Writing can portray the emotions of a poet or help researchers with their findings. Many interpretations can come through writing words. To the people who adore writing, its significance is...

Who is Waldo?

Who is Waldo?

By Daniela Same

March 8, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

Eccentric, dedicated, and always with stories to tell, Mr. Waldo Rodriguez has dedicated 30 years of knowledge and effort to teaching U.S. Government and Economics at Miami High. Student Waldo graduated from Miami High in 1973 and was part of the football team. He was a B student and didn’t par...

Math Teacher Mr. Jara

Math Teacher Mr. Jara

By John Clement, Editor-in-Chief

February 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Personality Profiles, Showcase

A former Miami High student, Mr. Jara has returned as a math teacher to the high school he grew up with. Nearing the end of his second year here, he continues to devote himself to student success.   Education and Career Mr. Jara graduated with the Class of 2008. A significant development d...

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