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‘Figments’ comically captivates Metea’s invested audience

Truman Mitchell and Jake Zeitner think about what Rick, their character, should do.

Alexandra Guckel

November 8, 2019

As the lights dimmed in the auditorium and the stage lit up, Metea actors filled the theater with humor and passion as they expressed themselves through their roles and characters.  Through Metea's fall play "Figments," performers were able to combine comedy, friendship, love, and family- and create ...

SCAN MV discuss the many possibilities for the future

SCAN MV discuss the many possibilities for the future

Katrina Viloria and Brandt Ward

November 7, 2019

The Metea Valley ‘Save the Children Action Network’, also known as SCAN MV, held a meeting with special guest Bill Foster to discuss early childhood education on Wednesday. In hopes of improving the future, SCAN advocates for children to support and ensure a quality education for all. “He’s...

A wonderful winter dance is coming to Metea

A wonderful winter dance is coming to Metea

Jada Jones

November 7, 2019

This year Metea Valley is putting on a winter dance for its students. Following several requests, the faculty and student government members created a way for the dance to become a reality. “Some students came to us and said that they were interested about doing another dance for this year,” ...

Cafeteria implements new lunch line system to curb theft

Cafeteria implements new lunch line system to curb theft

Myra Bajwa

November 7, 2019

Students encountered a new system for purchasing chips and drinks when they entered the cafeteria on Tuesday. Instead of three lines for all purchases, chips and drinks now need to be bought at a separate line in the corner of the cafeteria. This move was prompted by a large number of thefts of these...

DMMV takes its first step to pay it forward

DMMV takes its first step to pay it forward

Jessica Velazquez

November 6, 2019

The annual hunger drive has come to an end with an overall abundance of success. The total amount raised was $3,363 this year. Food pantries in the community like Loaves and Fishes will receive the money to be able to purchase necessary items for families that are struggling to afford them.  When the t...

‘Figments’ takes a massive team to make one small department

'Figments' takes a massive team to make one small department

Amber Corkey

November 6, 2019

The Metea fine arts department is one of the best in the area. The theater department is no exception. Every year, they put on a play, a musical, and a small series of scenes called Winter Scenes. This year, the fall play is called “Figments.” What do you do for the play? Jordan Mamon, j...

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November 4, 2019

Metea Theater (Alexandra Guckel):  Metea Theater is putting on Figments as their fall play this year. Figments is a story about Rick, who encounters figments of his imagination as he tries to push past writer’s block. He is interrupted by several other people in his life, and his imagination and r...

The Obama Legacy Initiative tackles food insecurity with a new community project

The Obama Legacy Initiative tackles food insecurity with a new community project

Claire Baffes

November 4, 2019

The Obama Legacy Initiative is adding to its aid efforts in spring, encouraging the community to help make raised garden beds to provide local food pantries with fresh produce. These garden beds will be painted by a variety of people, including Metea’s art department. The goal of this addition is to...

ISSUE 2: OCTOBER 30, 2019

ISSUE 2: OCTOBER 30, 2019

October 30, 2019

In the issue... Standardized testing. DVC. Figments. Jesus is King. And more!

Metea Valley takes action against hunger with its annual hunger drive

Numerous donations are counted by students

Jessica Velazquez

October 29, 2019

DMMV and Student Government is hosting its annual hunger drive throughout this week. All second-period classes are competing to raise the most money in their classrooms. Teachers collect the money, which is then counted by DMMV or StuGo members at the end of the week to determine the winner.  Ther...

Maggie Brown inspires students and spreads a legacy

Maggie Brown singing while students in the audience clap along.

Jada Jones

October 25, 2019

Daughter of legendary lyricist and performer Oscar Brown Jr., Maggie Brown refuses to let her father’s legacy die. The vocalist, singer, songwriter, music producer, and storyteller spread his legacy every step she takes and with every note she sings. Her mission is to inspire responsibility an...

‘Lunch and Learn’ educates faculty on student mental health

Teachers look over ways to help students

Myra Bajwa

October 23, 2019

Metea staff attended Lunch and Learns on student mental health held by the guidance department during all lunch periods yesterday. Lunch and Learns are monthly educational opportunities for staff to teach each other about topics such as formative assessments, Peardeck, social-emotional learning, cult...

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