2021-2022 Staff

 Sarah Martell
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 Sarah Martell

 Sarah Martell was born in Fullerton California on December 10, 2007, the same year Apple first announced the iPhone. She was originally going to be born in Mexico, but her parents came to California before her birth. Sarah’s na...

Nishtha Patel
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Nishtha Patel

Nishtha Patel was born on March 15, 2009. Her name is very unique, meaning determination. This defines her very well, as she always tries to reach her goals. She earned the Presidential Award  and Congressional App Challenge 3r...

Kayla Jeon
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Kayla Jeon

Kayla Jeon was born on August 27, 2008, and in that same year, Cyprus and Malta adopted the euro currency. When she was born, she came out silent. She didn’t cry like the other babies and the doctors had to slap her back. Ev...

Caleb Yoo
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Caleb Yoo

Caleb Yoo was born December 8, 2008 in LA. His birth occurred a month after Barack Obama was elected President, who made history by being the first black person to be elected president. He started swimming at the age of four, ev...

Bronson Wang
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Bronson Wang

Bronson Wang born March 11, 2008, the same day Anthony Davis was born. Watching the NBA on his TV in his free time, he remembers watching many crazy games but the recent one that he remembers was when Stephen Curry broke the re...

Zachary Tryon
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Zachary Tryon

Zachary Tryon was born on January 19,2009 and shares the same birthday as Olympic gold medalist Shawn Johnson. When he was born his dad wanted to name him Leonidas after the Greek king of Sparta,but his oldest sister ended up...

Elise Kim
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Elise Kim

Avid fantasy and mystery novel fanatic, Elise Kim was born on April 7th, 2009 in Shanghai, China, from which she then moved to California at the age of two. When not seen with her nose in a book, whether paperbacked or digital,...

Gene Lee
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Gene Lee

Gene Lee was born on April 29th, 2008, it was the same year when Barack Obama was running for president against John McCain. During Gene’s childhood, he went to Sunset Lane Elementary until Junior High, the school had a mascot n...

Darin Lee
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Darin Lee

Darin Lee is a 13-year-old born on April 21st, 2008, the same month and day as Queen Elizabeth’s real birthday. Darin remembers himself sleeping at every cello recital he’s been to since it is 7 hours long. Darin had obta...

Elijah Rosas
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Elijah Rosas

Elijah Rosas was born on July 22, 2008, the same year that the first African American president was selected. A story for when Elijah was born is that in the hospital his parents were going to name him Eliah just like the prophet in...

Adyson Holbrook
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Adyson Holbrook

Adyson Holbrook was born a redhead on July 6th of 2008. As a young child she was very good at gymnastics and wished to one day go to the Olympics, but one inconvenience made her think twice about her choice. She had tried to do...

Jenny Rodriguez
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Jenny Rodriguez

Jenny Rodriguez is 14 years old, she was born on October 24, 2007. Same birthday as Drake the rapper and when Rosa parks passed away. Jennys zodiac sign is a scorpio, same sign as Ronnie devoe from new edition. Jenny had a memory...

Kate Luengo
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Kate Luengo

Kate Luengo was born on February 9th, 2008. When she was born, her parents were completely shocked. Over the course of 9 months, her parents were expecting a set of twins, but unexpectedly, she was the only one that came out. Gr...

Sua Lee
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Sua Lee

Sua Lee was born on July 8th, 2009, which she likes because the month, day, and year is 7, 8, and 9. Sua was born in South Korea and moved to Texas at the age of one, then to California when she was three. Her earliest memory is...

Sara Eldjoundi
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Sara Eldjoundi

Sara Eldjoundi was born on January 27th, 2008, the same year the famous series “Twilight” first aired. When she was born at St.Judes hospital, her parents still didn’t know what to name her. Eventually she was named Sara, me...

Ella Garabedian
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Ella Garabedian

Ella Garabedian was born on July 2nd, 2008, coincidentally the exact midpoint to the average year. She developed an obscure fear of microwaves in the 6th grade after accidentally putting a metal fork in her microwave. She even...

Yaretzy Martinez
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Yaretzy Martinez

Yaretzy Martinez was born on March 13, 2008. Yaretzy’s name means Unconditional love, full heart. On Yaretzy’s 13th birthday it was the last day before the pandemic shut everything down. Till this day Yaretzy wonders if her 13...

Ashley Lato
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Ashley Lato

Ashley Lato was born in the Philippines on June 19, 2008. She lived in Cebu City for seven years of her life. The crowded city is definitely something Ashley misses. She loved the friendly people and unique transportation. Ashl...

Ellah Kim
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Ellah Kim

Ellah Kim was born on the 18th of February, 2008, which happens to be the president’s day of that year. Because of her parents, she ended up traveling a lot from a young age. One of her favorite places she has ever gone to was...

Issac Lee
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Issac Lee

February 21, 2008, that night, 6 people in his family would all have a dream about a snake, the same night he was born. My parents named me Issac because it was unique and it meant happiness, also partially named after the Bible...

Kloe Chang
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Kloe Chang

Kloe Chang was born on June 1, 2009, the same year Barack Obama was elected the 44th  president. Kloe also has the same birthday as Tom Holland. Her parents were not the ones who named her, it was a family friend who had sug...

Oliver Hsu
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Oliver Hsu

Oliver Hsu was born on January 11, 2009. He lives in a family of seven including himself. His family consists of one older brother, three older sisters in which 2 of them are twins, his mom, his dad, and lastly himself. His dr...

Ella Lee
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Ella Lee

Ella Lee was born on August 14, 2008 in Anaheim California. Ella has one older brother named Dylan, who is currently on the Sunny Hills baseball team. Ella started playing tennis at the age of four at her private school. Ella pla...

Sydney Kim
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Sydney Kim

Did you know that Sydney Kim was born in the same year that Apple released the iPhone? Growing up Sydney always loved writing time in class. It was a time where she could express her thoughts and opinions freely, but was also a...

Sue Kang
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Sue Kang

Sue Kang was born on September 20, 2008. Sue’s full name is Sue Jin Kang (she has her dad’s name as her middle name).  Sue’s family consists of her mom, dad, and her brother whom she loves to annoy. Sue plays basketball ...

Aiden Klein
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Aiden Klein

Aidan Klein was born on July 5, 2008, in California and lives in California. He has a twin brother named Elias. Growing up, he loved soccer and basketball. His love for soccer led him to play for a long time and by the time he ...

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Hailey Kwok

7th grade student, Hailey Kwok, aspires to be a writer in hopes of writing manuscripts for movies and TV shows. During her free time, she enjoys spending time reading fantasy and mystery books, writing imaginative short stori...

Ashley Kang
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Ashley Kang

Ashley Kang was born on December 11, 2008 in South Korea, from where she moved to Fullerton, California at a very young age. Her first memory she recalls was when she was in Kindergarten and was watching cartoons with her brot...

David Lee
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David Lee

David Lee was born on December 7, 2007 in the city of Los Angeles, California. He lives in a family of four, including himself. He has a brother who uses his “I am the older brother” as an excuse to take advantage of things. Al...

Emily Lee
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Emily Lee

Emily Lee was born on December 5th, 2008 which was the same year Barack Obama won the presidency. She was raised in America all her life, despite being South Korean. She attended Laguna Road Elementary school and now currently attend...

Matthew Garibay
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Matthew Garibay

Matthew Garibay was born on May 19, 2008. Matthew has always loved games even from a young age. Matthew played many board games, video games, and the list goes on. One of Matthew’s favorite games is chess because it involves ri...

Camillo Escuin
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Camillo Escuin

Camillo Escuin was born on September 25, 2008, the same day but a different month,and year, from his sister who was born on May 25th, 2010. Camillo enjoys hanging out with friends and playing lots of video games. He frequently...

Jayna Lee
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Jayna Lee

Jayna Lee was born on December 17, 2007 in Fullerton, California. She currently attends Parks Junior High School as a studious 8th grader. Jayna’s family consists of five family members, including an endearing pet dog. Jayna has...

Carolina Martin
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Carolina Martin

Did you know, a language dies every fourteen days? This is why it is important to write or talk in our language. So let’s make good use of that now. Carolina Martin was born on December 27, 2008 two days after Christmas. Although...

Noah Domingo-Fisher
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Noah Domingo-Fisher

Noah Domingo-Fisher was born in Fullerton, CA in the year 2008, the same year the economy crashed. He is the eldest child in his family. His 2 sisters can get annoying at times but family is family. He loves reading books about hi...

Ruthanne Delos Angeles
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Ruthanne Delos Angeles

On September 20, 2008, a mother of one gave birth to a small child with the name of Ruthanne Ninfa Delos Angeles. She has always been a shy kid and barely spoke to unfamiliar faces. When Ruthanne was around five years old, her...

Fae Munoz
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Fae Munoz

Fae Muñoz was born on March 29th in 2008, the same year Obama was elected. She grew up in a busy household with three brothers, a cat, and two hard working parents. As a young girl she taught herself to read and soon write. She's...

Pauline Paik
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Pauline Paik

On February 12, 2009 Pauline Paik was born with purple toned skin and wrinkles like an old grandma on her feet. Pauline is a twelve year old girl with quiet enthusiasm and has an interest in writing. Since she was young, Pauline en...

Norah Chowdhury
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Norah Chowdhury

Norah Chowdhury was born on August 27th, 2008. After her birth the first thing her older brother, Faiyaz Chowdhury, did was storm out of the room, insisting that their parents only needed one child. As a youth she would peruse her...

Gabrielle Rodriguez
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Gabrielle Rodriguez

Gabbrielle Rodriguez was born on November 26th 2007, four days after Thanksgiving that year. From birth her mother has called her mean which is slightly true. As a toddler, Gabby always chased and yelled at her siblings througho...

Mia Cho
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Mia Cho

Mia is a student attending Parks. She spends lots of time on the internet browsing the web. On the web she looks for personal interests, historical events, & social issues. In her spare time she enjoys reading various genr...

Kayleen Chae
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Kayleen Chae

Kayleen Chae was born on March 2, 2009 in Anaheim California at 11:00 am. The same day Dr. Seuss was born. She was born and raised in Fullerton, California and is living with her dad, mom, and sister who is attending Sunny Hills Hi...

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Alaina Cardenaz

Alaina Cardenaz was born December 23,2007. Alaina likes to skateboard and read . Reading has always given Alaina a sense of peace.She sees reading as a way to get away from life from time to time. Though Alaina likes her alone t...

Elena Solis
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Elena Solis

Elena Solis, which is pronounced ‘Alena’ not ‘Elaina’ or ‘Alonna’ was born the second child of her family in the year of 2007. Some of her fondest memories as a child were growing up with a female black and white P...

Madison Balkus
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Madison Balkus

Madison Balkus or Maddy, was born on July 14, 2008. Something Maddy will always remember is her parents wanted to name her Madison so her nickname would be the same as her dads. Her dad's name is Matthew but people call him “...

London Wood
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London Wood

London Wood was born in Fullerton California on March 20, 2008.Her earliest memory was going to the beach with her family and her sister eating sand. She loves to write as well as to read. London’s favorite books are Pride and...

Chloe Baek
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Chloe Baek

Chloe Gyuyoung Baek was born on June 5, 2008, in Seoul, South Korea. Chloe picked up reading and writing languages quite faster than most young children at the age of 3, and was always seen carrying around a book since she could...

Hailey Yoo
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Hailey Yoo

Hailey Yoo was born on February 12, 2008. She shares a birthday with her dad, and was born and raised in Orange County, California. She is a Korean American and started her education in Fullerton, California, attending Laguna Ro...

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Brooklynn Ashcroft

Brooklynn Ashcroft was born on August 19th 2008. Something I remember my mom telling Brook from when she was young, is that Brooklynns mom didn’t name Brooklynn until she was two days old. Brooklynn did competitive gymnastics from...

Janice Aguilar
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Janice Aguilar

Janice Aguilar was born on November 16th, 2007 at The Anaheim Hospital located in California. She’s an older sister to six siblings (Two of which are step siblings), Being an older sister is dicult for her since they all love...

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