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Valedictorian Vanessa Bulerin stands next to the Diamond J near the front of the school.
Vanessa Bulerin: Path to Valedictorian Was Worth It
By: Emma Tubbs, Senior • May 4, 2022

One of the most distinguishable achievements in school is to rank number one in the class. At Judson, that honor means being the first of 689...

Freshman Mariafernanda Reyes stands at the Diamond J at the end of a school day.
Freshman faces highschool after pandemic
By: Rebeca Rivera, Sophomore • May 3, 2022

Everyone imagines the first day of high school: walking into those double doors filled with hope of accomplishing at least one thing that sets...

Six challenged books sit on display in the Judson High School library.
Banned Book Debate Continues
By: Isabella Celaya, Sophomore • March 31, 2022

School libraries have always struggled to keep books on the shelves that contain “controversial” topics. Educators typically want to leave...

Lady Rocket Softball takes South San 11-2
Lady Rocket Softball takes South San 11-2
By: Jesus (Jesse) Hernandez IV, Sophomore • March 10, 2022

On Tuesday, March 9th, 2022, Judson Girls Softball faced South San in a home field game.  To start off the first inning, senior Emily Ayala set the tone for the night...

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Judson Boys Basketball Are District Champs After Defeating Wagner
Judson Boys Basketball Are District Champs After Defeating Wagner
By: Jesus (Jesse) Hernandez IV, Sophomore • February 16, 2022

On February 16th, 2022, the Judson Rocket boys basketball team faced off against the Wagner Thunderbirds in a heated rematch that people dubbed the ‘Hammer Bowl Part Two’. Starting...

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A decade later, Judson Diving makes a successful return
A decade later, Judson Diving makes a successful return
By: Isabella Celaya, Sophomore • February 16, 2022

At the beginning of this school year, Judson High School brought back a diving team after an entire decade. Diving team coach and art teacher, Ryan Murphy, brought the team...

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Toxic relationships and the media
Toxic relationships and the media
By: Emma Tubbs, Senior • May 17, 2022

At this point, children grow up immersed with media. From the TV shows and movies we watch, the music we listen to, and the influencers we follow...

A collage of anime characters by poster Sofia Evangelidou on AsianMoviePulse.comon February 14, 2020.
Animation deserves more respect
By: Riley Grogan, Senior • May 17, 2022

We all watched animated cartoons or anime growing up, based our bedrooms on Disney movie characters, or played video games until the sun came...

Freshmen Destiny Williams and Taylor Brown pose for a picture outside of the AG Barn to highlight the beauty of their natural hair.
Owning the beauty of my natural hair
By: Samara Penny, Sophomore • May 9, 2022

Hair, defined as strand-like threads that spur from the scalp. We use our hair as a way to express ourselves in a cosmetic form of art. For many,...