The Apache Pow Wow

Thank You, Ms. Hatheway

Braden Wong, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

For many AHS students, there is a teacher who has inspired them, so indelibly changed their lives for the better, that they will carry memories and lessons for the rest of their lives. I know this is true because for me, that te...

Thank You, Mrs. Mora

Robinson Lee, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

I’d bet that I speak for many when I say that middle school is probably the most awkward if not cringe-worthy time of one’s adolescence. It's a metamorphosis where hormones and mood swings fly as it introduces us to the wo...

Thank You, Mr. Wang

Michelle Lee, Sports Editor

December 2, 2019

History has always gotten a bad reputation as a subject, full of battles that all sound the same and incomprehensible dates. For some students, maybe it just was not their destiny to spend their school days learning about how...

Thank You, Ms. Leahy

Moriah Chang, Josie Chen, and Kali Tam

December 2, 2019

“Cause baby there ain’t no mountain high enough, ain’t no valley low enough, ain’t no river wide enough, to keep me from getting to you babe.” This is the tune that can be heard at chambers every Monday night as the...

Thank You, Mrs. Tedford

Vritti Godani and Pamina Yung

December 2, 2019

Mrs. Tedford teaches Beginning and Intermediate dance at AHS for over 25 years. Starting from the first day of class, she sets up strict and high expectations in terms of adaptation and effort, but she never forgets to remind...

Thank You, Arcadia Custodial Staff

Jasmine Oang and Rebecca Tao

December 2, 2019

They’re the first to come in the morning and the last to leave: the custodial staff members are the backstage players in maintaining the school. From cleaning to organizing, and everything in between, the staff puts efficie...

Thank You, Mr. Barclay

Lilian Chong, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

The coffee pot that brews French vanilla coffee daily is responsible for occupying the scent of room D112. The casual greetings from his former students and his period 2 students fill the sound of the compact room. After the ...

Thank You, Ms. Doring

Shirley Huang, Staff Writer

December 2, 2019

An ankle-length skirt patterned with flamingos, paired nicely with a simple white top. What stood out most, however, were her bright red pointed-toe flats. While I’m unsure if she ever wore this exact outfit, this is how I rem...

Thank You, Ms. Landis

Roselind Zeng, Executive Copy Editor

December 2, 2019

Putting words to paper is incredibly difficult in any context— but painting the complexities of a person for all to see is an unattainable ideal. As such, Ms. Landis’ bubbly persona and immeasurable compassion shall never be restrai...

Thank You, Mrs. Mynster

Jocelyn Thao, News Editor

December 2, 2019

Imagine this:  Summer before sophomore year, you decide to take Chemistry. You get your schedule, only to hear that for the first semester of the class, you’ll have who’s known as one of the toughest teachers on campus.  ...

Thank You, Ms. Zaidi

Margaret Lin, News Editor

December 2, 2019

Despite appearing to be just another one of the many burgundy classroom doors at AHS, there is one door tucked comfortably in D Hall, just barely shielded from the traffic of L Row. Nondescript on the exterior, but plastered wi...

Thank You, Arcadia Public Library

Kirsten Fuu, Ashley Zhao, and Leslie Chen

December 2, 2019

Once the school bell rings finally rings at the end of a long, exhausting day, you once again face the realization that you’ll have to find somewhere to wait in such hot, dry weather. But as you wearily trod along the entryway...

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