Monthly Archives: January 2019

CWSP student evaluations assist student-worker growth

By Gerardo Leon, Staff Writer In order to see how any student at Verbum Dei is performing at his assigned work location, the student’s workplace supervisor completes an evaluation at the end of each semester. “The evaluations are for the supervisors to put … Continue reading

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Verb varsity soccer to play Cantwell-Sacred Heart, January 26

By Uriel Molina, Staff Writer After suffering two losses against its league rival St. Pius X St. Matthias, the Verbum Dei varsity soccer team will continue its strong season as they ready for the second matchup of the season against Cantwell-Sacred Heart of Mary … Continue reading

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Verb Department of Labor training fosters workplace awareness

By Rafael Villalobos, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School hosts a mandatory Department of Labor (DOL) workshop for sophomores and fifteen-year-old juniors every January 7, to educate students on the importance of office safety. Verbum Dei High School provides every fourteen-year-old … Continue reading

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Senior tardiness and absenteeism put senior privileges at risk

By Christopher Poz, Profiles/Features Editor Shortly before the Christmas break began, the senior class was reminded  of Verbum Dei High School policies that could result in the revocation of their senior privileges. The policies are as follows: Prom: Have no more than 10 absences … Continue reading

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Cross country banquet recognizes achievement during season

By Joshua Papaqui, Staff Writer The Verbum Dei cross country team finished its season with an annual sports recognition banquet, January 17 in the Student Success Center.  Parents of cross country runners were in attendance to cheer on their sons as they received their awards.  Food … Continue reading

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Christopher “Big Chris” Clarkston ends 19-years of commitment to Verb’s students, faculty, and staff

By Oscar Herrera, Columns/Opinion Editor After entering Room 302, he sits on the chair. Although this room belongs to Physics teacher Carolyn Westdal during the school day, after 3:25 P.M. this is his home.  With a Bluetooth earpiece residing in his … Continue reading

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Movie Night set for the Eagles’ Nest, February 15, 6-10 P.M.

By Brian Hernandez, Staff Writer Verbum Dei High School’s Associated Student Body is hosting a Movie Night, on February 15, 2019, in the gym, from 6:00 to 10:00 P.M.   Admission for the event is $5, and students and their guests are encouraged to bring blankets … Continue reading

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Verb students to visit Getty Center and LACMA for art field trips

By Randdy De Paz, Staff Writer Verb students will be taking trips to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), 5905 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, and The Getty Museum, 1200 Getty Center Drive, Los Angeles.  The first trip is scheduled … Continue reading

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Student speakers at Mission Advancement’s “Friendrasing” event inform benefactors in Pacific Palisades, January 25

By George Rosales, Staff Writer On Friday, January 25, 2019, Mission Advancement will host an evening event at a donor’s home in the Pacific Palisades.  Donors Linda and Jim Scilaggi were kind enough to open up their home and to invite their … Continue reading

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“The Verb Way” and “The strongest shall survive” – mantras play role in athletic and academic motivation and excellence

By Khalid Nelms, Staff Writer At Verbum Dei, many of the sports teams have their own mini-traditions and sayings that get passed from upperclassmen to the next class of talented and promising athletes. Some of these traditions have been at the Verb … Continue reading

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