East Highlights

  • March 6March 24 - April 2 - Spring Break

  • February 14Boys to Men - Every Tuesday - 3:50-5:00 p.m. - Room 105

  • October 5GSA - Every Friday - 7:30-8:15 a.m. - Room 225

  • East football player sets a new record

    East football player sets a new record

    Ermilo Sanchez, Reporter

    November 13, 2018

    The East E-Rabs varsity football team had an amazing season. Many talented players helped the E-Rabs make it to the playoffs, but one player stood out the most. Starting varsity running back, TayVeon Lake, beat East’s single season rushing record with a staggering 1,635 yards, passing the previous...

    TayVeon Lake, class of 2020, shoots down the field past the Indians in an attempt to score a touchdown. The E-Rabs lost against the Indians 49-20. "The coaches pushed me to reach for more and they motivated me to keep on going," said Lake.

    photo by Madie Miller

  • Humans of East High: Payton Pickett

    Humans of East High: Payton Pickett

    Jasmina Singmouangthong, Print Managing Editor

    November 8, 2018

    “My friends and family are important to me. They mean a lot and help me get through the struggles. Graduating motivates me. I want to be a therapist because I really like psychology and how the brain works. I have a lot of family who have dealt with mental issues and that motivates me to help people....

  • Humans of East High: Jalen Newell

    Humans of East High: Jalen Newell

    Jasmina Singmouangthong, Print Managing Editor

    October 4, 2018

      “I motivate myself; there is no one else. If I don’t motivate myself, I don’t know what I’m doing. Right now, all I’ve got is my education. I’m just riding out the school year and then going to college. I’ve got to figure that stuff out too.” -Jalen Newell, class of 2019...

  • Humans of East High: Dyoceline Reyes

    Humans of East High: Dyoceline Reyes

    Jasmina Singmouangthong, Print Managing Editor

    October 4, 2018

    “For half of my life, my dad wasn’t there. It made me feel lonely. It made me think wrong about men. It made me not want a husband because of how he treated my mom. My mom was, and is, my only support. Not having a dad motivates me to do better for my future than he did." -Dyoceline Reyes, class ...

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Humans of East High: Payton Pickett
Humans of East High: Jalen Newell
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Mindy Lemonholm prepares for a new year

Mindy Lemonholm prepares for a new year

September 27, 2018

Feature Friday – Joleena Ashby

Feature Friday – Joleena Ashby

May 17, 2018

Humans of East High: Andrea Klasnja

Humans of East High: Andrea Klasnja

May 10, 2018

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East football player sets a new record
E-Rab athletes sign into their future
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‘The Week Of’ opinion story

May 3, 2018

Teen movie Tuesday: Sixteen Candles (1984)

May 1, 2018

Teen Movie Tuesday: The Faculty/Disturbing Behavior (1998)

April 19, 2018

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