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Girls Basketball Fights On

The girls JV and Varsity basketball games both had a home game, Jan. 27. They played the Parlier Panthers which is the Mustang’s second game against them.

Read more of Benjimen McMillan's and Hailey Carlton's article.

Boys Soccer vs. Panthers

Boys soccer had a big game on Jan. 27, 2020 against Parlier High School! The game took place at Minarets around 7:00 p.m.

Read more of Derek Ray's article.

Stunt Comes to Minarets

Did you hear about Minaret's new dance group called Stunt? It's a group where they compete against different schools and have different things for the four different quarters.

Read more of Kaydence Holmes and Jensen Bauser


A Musical Movement: Musicians Club

Earlier this school year, three freshman students, Keegan Atkinson, Cyrus Joslin, and Evan Bethel, started the first-ever Musicians Club at Minarets.

Read more of Janine Alven's article.

Continuing the Tradition of Community Service: Key Club's Family Day

Twenty-seven students began their day by being greeted off the bus up by the Minarets parking lot and led down to where Key Club had set up their meeting room.

Read more of Kathryn Odger's article.

Drama has a Sweet Tooth: Dramatic Desserts

Drama has a Sweet Tooth: Dramatic Desserts

Muffins, cookies, and cakes, oh my! The 2019-2020 drama classes are hosting a Dramatic Desserts showcase this Thursday, Jan. 30, to fundraise for the upcoming spring play She Kills Monsters.

Read more of Johanna Ziegler's article.

Minarets FFA Speaking Invitational

Minarets FFA held their 10th annual speaking invitational competition on Saturday, Jan. 25. At the invitational Parliamentary Procedure teams, Creed speaking competitors and Impromptu Speaking Competitors from all around California attended, ranging from Sierra to Nipomo High School.

Read more of Kate Hough's article.


The Animation Creation

The Animation Appreciation and Collaboration Club (AAC), also known as the Animation club, has been working hard at trying to come up with a script for the animated short they wish to produce this year.

Read more of Eden Tenty's article.

Cookbook Club

The Cook Book club is a new club that started here at Minarets High School. It’s a way for students to get together and bond over recipes that aren't mentioned often.

Read more of Britteny Robertson's article.

She Kills Audition

Auditions for Minarets Drama's production of She Kills Monsters were held on Jan. 21 and 22 with callbacks on Jan. 23, 2020. The cast consists of eighteen students, twelve playing character roles and six playing ensemble roles.

Read more of Janine Alven's article.

Student Life

An Incredible Sadies

Minarets is shaking up this year’s Sadie Hawkins dance by hosting it at John’s Incredible Pizza

Read more of Solon Walker's article.

Feature: Journeys of the FFA Vegetarian

The FFA Vegetarian can be found at the Reedley Middle College Field Day sustaining themselves on three tortillas and a lemon slice- salsa if they’re feeling spicy!

Read more of Joseph Langley's and Autumn Pecarovich's article.

The Present and Future of Band and Performing Music at Minarets

For the students at Minarets High School, students are given the opportunity to pursue different talents and learn new skills in a variety of ways, including music.

Read more of Oberr Ramirez's and Merriah Dubois' article.
Reg Reacts Ep.1: Best of UFC 2019

**Warning: Video features clips from UFC fights that contain violence and fighting**

Welcome to the first episode of Reg reacts, where history teacher Ben Regonnini reacts to current events in the world. In this episode, Regonini will be reacting to a subject he is very passionate about: the UFC. Regonini breaks down several different fights diving into detail, background, and his opinion on each one.

Video by Ryan Abner

Read more of Colby Jobinger's article

Stanford Summer Program

Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies is a program that offers the opportunity to spend the summer at Stanford studying math, physics, and humanities.

Read more of Eve Romano's article

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