LAUSD Superintendent speaks on Coronavirus

Posted on March 5, 2020 by in News

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LAUSD Superintendent Austin Beutner gives an update on planning for the possible spread of Coronavirus to schools on March 2. He gave an explanation on what Coronavirus (COVID-19) is and symptoms that include respiratory illness, fever, cough, and difficulty breathing. Beunter mentions the recommended precautions are the same precautions you take for the flu.

Beutner introduced Irene Tan who is a nurse at McAlister High School. She gave simple directions like washing your hands for 20 seconds, use alcohol based hand sanitizer, and avoid touching your face with dirty hands. “We are working closely with experts from the CDC, County of Los Angeles, Governors Office, California Department of Education, Los Angeles mayor’s office, and Metropolitan Transit Authority,” Beutner said.

Beutner said he will give updates as the health experts at the county and CDC will provide information as they have it and specific instructions on school operations in the event of any occurrence of the virus in the school communities.

Sheiks make it to playoffs

Posted on November 5, 2019 by in Sports

Sheiks make it to playoffs

Isaac Mendez

Chronicle Reporter

As the regular season of football comes to an end, the Hollywood Sheiks are ready to go into playoffs. The Sheiks were placed at the 15th seed in division III. This years division III playoffs bracket consists of many talented teams. The Hollywood Sheiks will face off the Gardena Panthers at their home field on Friday. This will be the Sheiks first playoff game going against the 2nd seed Gardena.

College Fair Wednesday

Posted on October 16, 2019 by in News

College Fair Wednesday

Isaac Mendez

Chronicle Reporter

Some 31 colleges, including UC Berkeley, SMC, LACC, and West LA College visited campus today for a college fair while ninth through eleventh graders took the PSAT.

Colleges representatives informed seniors about their school and resources they provide. The fair helped students differentiate each college and what they provide for the student. This showed which college may best suit a student.


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