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Launch of New Disney+ Service

Launch of New Disney+ Service

Dede Kpadenou, Arts and Entertainment Reporter

December 5, 2019

It's been almost a month since DisneyPlus was launched on November 12, 2019. DisneyPlus is a program launched by the Walt Disney Company. A streaming service like Netflix and Hulu, this one is special as it has movies and shows from Disney, Pixar, Marvel and more!  Costing around $7 a month and $...

Winter sports are back with a bang

Winter sports are back with a bang

Eduardo Esparza, Sport Reporter

December 4, 2019

The first week of December officially kicked off the winter sports season. Players and coaches were eager to show off during their first game of the season. Preparing during the off-season and filling in any of the grey areas, helped them improve drastically from last year's performance. Cheer an...

Crackdown on Uniforms

Crackdown on Uniforms

Samuel Zamarron, News Reporter

December 2, 2019

Unless you have been living under a rock, you have probably noticed the recent crackdown on the uniforms of students in high school and middle school.  This crackdown came out of nowhere for a lot of students. Students in violation of the dress code were called out of class to talk about the school’...

Lotus Superstars: Mahad Haji

Lotus Superstars: Mahad Haji

Suhayb Hassan, School Culture Reporter

November 22, 2019

This month's Superstar is Mahad Haji. Mahad is a well known senior and soccer player here at Lotus. We chose him because of his role in helping his team go to the playoffs two consecutive years. He shattered records in our school and put our school on the map. He scored a whopping 22 goals and 1...

7th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

7th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Kayley Perez, School Culture Reporter

November 22, 2019

On November 21st, Lotus held its annual community Thanksgiving dinner. This event has become an important tradition at our school. This year was the 7th year that Mrs. Chol and the National Honors Society have hosted the dinner. The event is the time many people come together and enjoy food and give thanks....

Erick Eats: November Edition

Erick Eats: November Edition

Erick Hernandez, Arts and Entertainment Reporter

November 21, 2019

 Welcome back to the second issue of  “Erick Eats.” I'm Erick, a freshman who loves to eat. In this edition, I will be looking into a recommended restaurant called “Amira Grill,”  Located at 4101 E Evans Ave, Denver, CO 80222.  This food review is different. With this one, most of the ...

Tragedy at Saugus Highschool

Tragedy at Saugus Highschool

Emily Mendoza, News Reporter

November 21, 2019

Last week on Thursday, November 14th, 2019 a  tragic occurrence happened during what seemed to be a normal morning for most students and staff members at Saugus High School.  A student, who shall not be named, took an unregistered handgun from his house and shot 5 students at random. Once he had ende...

Canelo vs Kovalev

Canelo vs Kovalev

Erick Davila, Sport Reporter

November 21, 2019

 The fight on November 2, 2019 was unforgettable! Spectators gathered at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise, Nevada to witness the fight unfold between Canelo and Kovalev, the defending WBO light heavyweight champion. Making history Canelo knocked out the 36 yr old Russian boxer in the 11th round...

We Are Thankful

We Are Thankful

Ollie Carr, School Culture Reporter

November 20, 2019

It's that time of year again where we sit down to reflect on the year and ask ourselves why are we thankful. Here at Lotus, we decided to ask staff and students about what they are thankful for and why. Here are some of their responses.                                                   

Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Craze

Popeyes Chicken Sandwich Craze

Alex La Rosa, Arts and Entertainment Reporter

November 20, 2019

The past few months customers flooded every Popeyes waiting to get a bite of their brand new Chicken Sandwiches. The waiting line took hours, and even a life. According to CNN, a man pulled up to a Popeyes in Maryland and proceeded to cut people in line. Because losers never finish first, he was confr...

A Letter to Students with Special Needs

A Letter to Students with Special Needs

Nayzeth Landa, School Culture Editor

November 19, 2019

The letter below was written by a student at our school who has an IEP, or an Individualized Education Plan. IEPs are plans for students who have special needs due to a learning disability. These plans help students access the learning material by requiring teachers to provide accommodations. These m...

Taking a Stand for School Safety

Taking a Stand for School Safety

Nooralhuda Baidhani, News Reporter

November 15, 2019

An interview on October 25th, 2019 with Mr. Hecker, the Executive Director, revealed that Lotus is working on advancing its current security.  School safety has been a controversial topic that has been brought up more and more in the past several years as school shootings have become more prevale...

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