The Morse Code

WASC visits Morse for evaluation

Keano Lugue, Editor-in-Chief

April 30, 2018

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The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) visited Morse from Apr. 15-18, 2018 to evaluate the school for accreditation on the work that teachers and students do in accordance to the Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)...

Seniors attend UCSD’s Triton Day

Neo Baldarrama, Staff Writer

April 27, 2018

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Morse High School seniors admitted into University of California, San Diego (UCSD) attended UCSD’s Triton Day where the campus was showcased on April 14, 2018. Triton Day offered the opportunity to showcase UCSD’s campus t...

ARC students hold first annual ‘March to Change the Future’

Charyna Delos Santos, Staff Writer

April 26, 2018

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The first annual “March to Change the Future,” was a successful but small protest which was held on March 16 in the amphitheater from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., was planned by after school clubs: ARC, MISA, and APop.  “March to Ch...

Annual Questbridge program invites low-income students to apply

Kayla Canare, Staff Writer

March 23, 2018

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Every year, low-income juniors and seniors can apply online to Questbridge, an application program that provides scholarships and connections with leading colleges. Questbridge is a national nonprofit organization whose purpose...

Rescheduled Speak Out turns into a success

Eugelyn Lopez, Features Editor

March 22, 2018

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  The Red Cross club rescheduled the annual Speak Out for the Week of Consciousness to March 7 in the auditorium after a lockdown sent students home on Feb. 14. The Red Cross club, who was in charge of the Speak Out for ...

MESA students prepare for annual competition

Patricia Jimenez, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018

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Members of the Mathematical, Engineering, Science Achievement (MESA) club have gathered up supplies and are currently meeting with partners to work on projects to compete at MESA day on Mar. 17 at Lincoln High School. Morse will...

New electives to be added next school year

Keano Lugue, Editor-in-Chief

January 22, 2018

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The school will introduce six new electives available to students in the 2018-2019 school year, after school staff and administration decided to add them due to expressed interest. “We wanted to offer a broader range and...

Auxiliary marches in Starlight parade

Eugelyn Lopez, Features Editor

December 17, 2017

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The auxiliary teams marched in the Starlight Parade on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m. on Third Avenue in Chula Vista to represent the school in the holiday parade for the community. All of the auxiliary teams were signed up by auxil...

Beauty club introduces students to cosmetology

Kayla Canare, Staff Writer

December 13, 2017

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Students interested in learning how to do hair and makeup can learn by attending Beauty Club meetings held on Mondays and Thursdays from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Innovation Center. The club was started by ARC this year...

MESA advisor Lourdes Sanchez brings Morse students to Annual Shadow Day

Andrea Ferreria, OP/ED Editor

November 28, 2017

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You could say that Shadow Day really brought them to the light. Morse students attended STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Shadow Day to learn about job opportunities. MESA (Math, Engineering,...