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Ms. Jennifer Cortez

Mikah Strong, Reporter

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

In her two years at LQHS, Ms. Jennifer Cortez served as an English teacher and journalism adviser. She will attend UC Berkeley this fall to pursue her master's degree in journalism. She plans on broadening her horizons, as one...

Dr. Jeri Phillips

Mikah Strong, Reporter

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Dr. Jeri Phillips is retiring from LQHS after five years of teaching English. Before coming to LQHS, Phillips worked in the Morongo Unified School District for 30 years as an elementary school teacher. She plans on traveling with...

Mr. Jose Rios

Mikah Strong, Reporter

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Before becoming a teacher, Mr. Jose Rios worked as a counselor at juvenile hall and saw how “empty” they were. This experience made Rios strive to find a way to teach kids to love and let them know how beautiful everyone truly...

Mrs. Debra Rios

Mikah Strong, Reporter

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

After 36 years of working with DSUSD as both a teacher and BTSA mentor, Mrs. Debra Rios will be leaving the Blackhawk family. After this year, Rios plans to travel and explore the world with her husband, Mr. Rios and her family....

Mr. Bret Raven

Brysenia Miranda, Assistant Editor

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

After completing his first year at LQHS, Mr. Bret Raven, who taught U.S. History as well as government/ economics, will be relocating from the Coachella Valley for a new teaching position closer to where he currently resides....

Mr. Rob Bowman

Brysenia Miranda, Assistant Editor

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

Mr. Robert Bowman, who spent three years at LQHS, will be transferring to Indio High School as their new AP English Literature teacher. “I’ve loved my time here at LQ. It’s a wonderful school filled with wonderful people,”...

Ms. Deborah Myll

Brysenia Miranda, Assistant Editor

June 29, 2018

Filed under Uncategorized

After 17 years at La Quinta High School, APEX and Freshman Seminar teacher Ms. Deborah Myll is retiring. Myll intends to spend her retirement with her husband and her grandson. Myll enjoys piloting, scuba diving, exercising, and...

What’s cooking in the Blackhawk Kitchen?

Brysenia Miranda, Assistant Editor

June 5, 2018

Filed under School News

Some of the most memorable events in the Blackhawk Kitchen this school year were the Blackhawk Showdowns, in which the community and local businesses partner with La Quinta High School’s Culinary Academy to raise money for causes...

Magaña passes the torch

Santiago Magaña, ASB Executive President

June 4, 2018

Filed under Opinion

As this year comes to a close, it has been inevitable to reflect back on my time here. It has been an incredible year full of achievements. The best part would have to have been seeing students getting involved in the various...

Blackhawks elect 2018-2019 ASB board

Emily Martinez, Advertisement Editor

June 4, 2018

Filed under News, School News

ASB elections were held in late April; however, this year’s executive board hopefuls all ran unopposed. Therefore, the co-executive presidents for next school year are Laila Khan ‘19 and Emily Maize ‘19. “We’re working...

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