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Archer celebrates annual Founders’ Day tradition

Archer celebrates annual Founders’ Day tradition

November 15, 2017

Blazers, class pins and white roses adorned seniors' uniforms as community ...

Archer community celebrates annual Halloween festivities despite weather

Archer community celebrates annual Halloween festivities despite weather

November 12, 2017

Despite the overcast sky and light drizzle, ghosts and ghouls of all ages filled...

AP Human Geography, AP Spanish classes visit Craft and Folk Art Museum

AP Human Geography, AP Spanish classes visit Craft and Folk Art Museum

November 6, 2017

Although borders are typically used to separate, they brought together the AP...

Danette Gorman presents on Syrian refugee crisis, highlights service opportunities

Danette Gorman presents on Syrian refugee crisis, highlights service opportunities

November 5, 2017

A few days after the Community Service fair, guest speaker Danette Gorman pr...

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Recent FEATURES Stories

Class of 2018 creates Eastern Star Infirmary themed haunted house

Class of 2018 creates Eastern Star Infirmary themed haunted house

November 16, 2017

The Class of 2018 gave the Archer community a glimpse into an alternate past of the Eastern Start Home ...

Nico-teen: Juul, vaping devices violate school drug policy, pose health risks

Nico-teen: Juul, vaping devices violate school drug policy, pose health risks

November 7, 2017

Lexie*, an Archer senior, pulls out a small black device that looks like a USB from her backpack. It...

The Arrow Executive Board heads in new direction, shares changes for the year

The Arrow Executive Board heads in new direction, shares changes for the year

October 26, 2017

The Arrow — formerly known as the Archer Student Store — is snack central at Archer, offering tre...

Honor Education Council works to make Archer safer, more ethical community

Honor Education Council works to make Archer safer, more ethical community

October 23, 2017

Twelve students and three faculty on the Honor Education Council [HEC] sit as equals every Tuesday to ...

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Recent SPORTS Stories

Middle school swim wins league championship, ends drought

Middle school swim wins league championship, ends drought

November 12, 2017

After placing second for three consecutive years, Archer middle school swim broke...

Record Setting Weekend: Varsity volleyball wins first CIF-SS title in school history

Record Setting Weekend: Varsity volleyball wins first CIF-SS title in school history

November 12, 2017

Panther suits, purple posters and screams filled the Cerritos College gym on...

Video Update: Panther volleyball brings home Southern California title

Video Update: Panther volleyball brings home Southern California title

November 12, 2017

For the first time in Archer's 23 year history, a varsity team won a CIF-SS...

Varsity fall sports celebrate Senior Night

Varsity fall sports celebrate Senior Night

November 10, 2017

With the fall sports season coming to an end, Archer's varsity volleyball, tennis...

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Recent CULTURE Stories

Archer actresses win at DTASC competition

Archer actresses win at DTASC competition

November 20, 2017

Following the Drama Queens' first lunchtime performance on Oct. 26, the Advanced Theatre class and othe...

Revenge, Murder and Cote D’Azur: “Riviera” creates captivating mystery, delves into secretive art world

Revenge, Murder and Cote D’Azur: “Riviera” creates captivating mystery, delves into secretive art world

November 10, 2017

Art theft. Secret business deals. Yacht explosions. The South of France. Sounds like the perfect soap opera, do...

Drama Queens put on first performance of the year

Drama Queens put on first performance of the year

November 5, 2017

Archer’s Advanced Theatre class, more commonly known as the Drama Queens, had their first performance of ...

Eastern Star Gallery presents first show of the year, “The Source”

Eastern Star Gallery presents first show of the year, “The Source”

October 27, 2017

Filled with colorful artwork and students visitors, the Archer community welcomed The Eastern Star Galle...

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Editorial: A Year after Trump

Editorial: A Year after Trump

By Oracle Editorial Board

November 1, 20173 Comments

“The people united will never be divided.” This was the chant heard ‘round the world for weeks following the 2016 election of Donald Trump. Immediately after votes...

  • Editorial: Local sexual misconduct cases illuminate Archer’s continued efforts, call for more education October 1, 2017
  • Letter from the Editor August 28, 2017
  • Op-ed: Decline in bee population causes negative impacts May 24, 2017

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Column: Ending the stigma around of mental health in the Latino community

Column: Ending the stigma around of mental health in the Latino community

By Celeste Ramirez, Columnist

November 15, 2017No Comments

Last month, Mental Health Club, Honor Education Council and Best Buddies led a Community Connections that drove me to reflect on mental health awareness in our culture. The p...

  • Column: Learning from the Harvey Weinstein Scandal November 9, 2017
  • Column: The Most Spooktacular Holiday of Them All October 26, 2017
  • Column: Butter than Movie Theater Popcorn October 18, 2017

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LA Neighborhood Guide: Downtown Edition

LA Neighborhood Guide: Downtown Edition

By Cybele Zhang, Editor-in-Chief

October 22, 2017No Comments

"LA Neighborhood Guide" is a collection of listicles highlighting unique Los Angeles neighborhoods. It explores places to go, things to do and interesting information abo...

  • Six creative DIY Halloween costumes October 15, 2017
  • Fun things to do over Memorial Day Weekend May 23, 2017
  • Playlist: Jam out to the best tunes this summer May 10, 2017

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