Panther Press

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  • A Day to Remember

    A Day to Remember

    Andrew P. and Dylan K.

    May 24, 2018

    Memorial Day, also known as Decoration Day, is an American federal holiday honoring those who died while serving the U.S. military. This year, Memorial Day is on the upcoming Monday, May 28. During this day, many Americans visit cemeteries or memorials, gather with their family, and participate in parades....

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  • Mrs. Turner’s Retirement

    Mrs. Turner’s Retirement

    May 23, 2018

    Mrs. Turner has been a teacher for 45 years and she has spent the last 29 years of it here at Parks. She started at Parks as our choir teacher, but now works in the physical education department. I had the wonderful opportunity to interview Mrs. Turner about her experiences here at our school. At...

    Photo courtesy of the Parks Panther Press

  • Parks District Track Meet

    Parks District Track Meet

    Edward B. and Savannah G.

    May 22, 2018

    On Wednesday, May 9, Parks hosted the inter-district track meet. Brea, Beechwood, Fisler, Ladera Vista, Nicolas, and Parks all competed for the championship trophy. Although Parks has never lost a Track and Field meet, each school brought their best athletes and came with hopes of winning. All Parks...

    Photo courtesy of the Parks Panther Press

  • North Korea: A Sudden Change in Heart

    North Korea: A Sudden Change in Heart

    Jae L., Ethan K., and Daniel L.

    May 18, 2018

    On April 27, 2018, the two leaders of South and North Korea agreed on an incredible compromise that many believed was never going to be possible. Moon Jae-in and Kim Jong-un met and discussed a compromise at the border of the two countries, also known as the Peace House. This was the first time a member...

    Photo credit to Flickr Photos, under the Creative Commons licensing.

  • How to Prepare for a Test

    How to Prepare for a Test

    Mark R. and Daniel S.

    May 3, 2018

    As you may know, state testing is just around the corner. Now it may not seem like something to look forward to, but it is time for you to take the initiative. Being prepared for a test requires both mental and physical preparation. Maintaining a healthy and rested body is just as important as knowing...

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A Day to Remember
Mrs. Turner’s Retirement
North Korea: A Sudden Change in Heart
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A Day to Remember
  • Mrs. Turner’s Retirement May 23, 2018
  • North Korea: A Sudden Change in Heart May 18, 2018
  • Olvera Street May 2, 2018
  • Parks 2018 Talent Show May 1, 2018
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Parks District Track Meet
2017-2018 NBA Season Wrap Up

2017-2018 NBA Season Wrap Up

April 20, 2018

Interviewing Dylan K., Point Guard for the Parks Basketball Team

Interviewing Dylan K., Point Guard for the Parks Basketball Team

March 5, 2018

Olympic Closing Ceremony

Olympic Closing Ceremony

February 27, 2018

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The Student News Site of D. Russell Parks Junior High School
The Student News Site of D. Russell Parks Junior High School