Monthly Archives: October 2019

Honors Art students create collages of influential individuals

By Alberto Lopez, Staff Writer Students in the Honors Art class, a senior elective, have been assigned a collage project that depicts a person whom they find inspiring.  The students were to choose someone influential to them personally or to their … Continue reading

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FASFA Night to offer assistance for intimidating application

By Daniel Garrido, Staff Writer  The Class of 2020’s graduation looms large on the horizon; however, college applications and the daunting FAFSA (Free Application Federal Student Aid) are immediate concerns for senior students and their families.  FASFA application assistance will be available on October … Continue reading

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St. Mary’s Academy to host All Saints liturgy and social November 1; House games to follow upon return to VDHS

By Jacob Salgado, Staff Writer On November 1, 2019, Verbum Dei High School students, select faculty, staff will be boarding buses to visit Inglewood’s Saint Mary’s Academy, located on Grace Avenue and Prairie Avenue, for a communal All Saints Day … Continue reading

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President Privett fosters strategic planning and considers academic initiatives based on STAR test data

By Kawika Smith, Staff Writer                                                          The newly appointed Verbum Dei High School … Continue reading

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Halloween activities to feature traditional costume contest

By Jacob Salgado, Staff Writer The fall season has arrived, and Halloween festivities are just around the corner. Verbum Dei High School’s Associated Student Body (ASB) has put together some compelling lunch-time activities to celebrate the spirit of Halloween. This … Continue reading

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Nov 5 CWSP appreciation breakfast to include senior parents

By Douglas Granados, Staff Writer The Corporate Work Study Program will host its annual breakfast for supervisors of student workers on November 5, 2019, from 8:30-9:45 A.M. at Verbum Dei High School.  Attended by corporate partners such as Operating Engineers, Crescent … Continue reading

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Remote security enhancements to complement campus safety

By Tyon James, Staff Writer                                                                        … Continue reading

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Verb community to sport ugliest of the ugly Christmas sweaters

By Andrew Rodriguez, Staff Writer                                                                        … Continue reading

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Motivational speaker Ernie G receives a warm welcome at VDHS

By Benjamin Rivera, Staff Writer On October 4, 2019, Ernie G(ritzewksy), award-winning empowerment comedian, corporate speaker, and mental health coach, visited the Eagle’s Nest to give an inspiring message on the subject of Black and Latino pride. He called his … Continue reading

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College Access Period offers guidance for college preparation

By Tamajai Dampeer, Staff Writer As senior year becomes more and more intense for Verbum Dei High School’s Class of 2020, college application and preparation closes in like the walls within a child’s nightmare. On Tuesday, October 1, the senior class, … Continue reading

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