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The Reality of Bullying at Lotus

The Reality of Bullying at Lotus

Zulaykha Ali, News Reporter

November 7, 2018

Now, you may be wondering, “Why is this person writing about bullying?” My question to you is “Why isn’t everyone?” Sure, schools all over the country mention bullying during Bullying Prevention month, but how many of you have stopped to actually think about its significance. How many of u...

Late to Lunch?

Late to Lunch?

Layla Haji, Sports Editor

November 7, 2018

“What late-to-lunch policy? How could you be tardy to lunch?” exclaims senior Fernanda Gutierrez Franco. New admin, new students, new year. With the end of quarter one comes an outcome that all students look forward to: tardies resetting. A new rule has been implemented, however, and it affects th...

Building the Future of Lotus

Building the Future of Lotus

Abdirahman Hassan, News Reporter

November 6, 2018

Construction has been going on outside of the secondary entrance since the start of the school year, bringing with it the sounds of jackhammers, welding, and the shouts of construction workers. All of this disruption is due to the construction of the new Science wing expected to be completed around March...

Winter is Coming!

Winter is Coming!

Aisha El Dursi, Sports Reporter

November 6, 2018

Winter sports tryouts are just around the corner. The coaches are extremely excited about the start of the season. Basketball, Cheer, and Wrestling will all be starting up soon. If you are interested in trying out and want to get a bit more practice in there are open gym hours throughout the week.  ...

Opinion Articles Disclaimer

Khadija Eltrapolsi, School Newspaper Adviser

November 1, 2018

As the editorial staff of The Meteor Shower, we do our best to ensure that the news articles published on our site are presented in an unbiased, factual manner. However, we recognize that there are many issues and events students would like to express their views on and discuss with others. For that rea...

Mysterious Disease Spreading Among Children and Teens

Mysterious Disease Spreading Among Children and Teens

Michael Solivio and Fernanda Gtz. Franco

October 25, 2018

An alarming disease has been occurring among children, and it is even more concerning as the cause is not yet known. The disease is called Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM), and it has been developing among children since 2014. It's an extremely rare condition that can lead to paralysis, and affects fewer tha...

Getting to Know Our Principal

Getting to Know Our Principal

Rahel Kahsai, Photographer & Reporter

October 24, 2018

This school year has brought many new changes, and a new principal is among them. Our new principal, Mr. Hecker, is known for frequently engaging with students and wanting to improve their school experience. However, his background and social life still remain a mystery to most students. Our principal...

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