• Helix Seniors Take Political Action

    Helix Seniors Take Political Action

    Sadie Neville, Co-Editor in Chief

    September 28, 2018

    In a time of political chaos and confusion, and with the 2018 midterms rapidly approaching, many active high schoolers may feel as though they are not playing a big enough role. With the assistance of Political Science Teachers Mr. Berg and Mr. Geary, Helix partners with a company called Inspire U...

  • Helix Defeats St. Augustine at Home

    Helix Defeats St. Augustine at Home

    Vincenzo Anton

    September 28, 2018

    On Sept. 14, 2018, Helix once again defeated St. Augustine 35-14 on their home turf, ceasing Saints' undefeatable streak. Coming through those gates on a chilly cold night heating up the whole stadium, students were confident knowing they were going to win. Throughout the whole game, Helix maintained ...

    Nathen Stinson celebrates his touchdown with Ezekiel Noa. Chadd Cady / San Diego Union-Tribune

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  • Prioritizing Mental Health for Academic Success

    Prioritizing Mental Health for Academic Success

    Kayleigh Jantz

    September 28, 2018

    Back to school--making friends, adjusting to new classes, what feels like more homework than ever. Is it all so frustrating and overwhelming that you just might cry? We at the Highland Fling get that. And since the number of anxious students appears to be rising, we decided to compile some ways you can reduce your anxiety on campus and at home:  Wellness Center   Fortunately, Helix has its very own space ded...

  • Hurricane Florence Ravages East Coast

    Hurricane Florence Ravages East Coast

    Sebastian Tello, Staff Writer

    September 28, 2018

    With over 17 billion dollars in damages and over 40 deaths, Hurricane Florence experts say, a 1 in a 1000 event, is one the most devastating weather phenomena in southeastern states of the U.S. North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, and Maryland declared a ‘state of emergency’ prior to...

  • Kaepernick and Nike Send Powerful Message

    Kaepernick and Nike Send Powerful Message

    Lizette Bernardino, Staff Writer

    September 28, 2018

    On Tuesday, Sept. 4, Nike aired a commercial that sparked controversy throughout the nation. This commercial featured ex-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick narrating examples of people who believe in their dreams and never let anyone say they’re too big. Nike is known for its mo...

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