• Hallway Fashion

    Hallway Fashion

    Jenny Brotherton, Staff Writer

    September 14, 2017

      What does clothing mean to you? Whether you view fashion as a way of expressing who you are, or simply an essential form of survival, your classmates are eager to show off their new style trends this school year. Kaya Sweat, a sophomore, describes her style as, “vintage.” She enjoys ...

  • Jobs in High School

    Jobs in High School

    Grace Fields, Staff Writer

    September 14, 2017

    Money. We all need it, but many of us don’t have it. We’re all, “Young Dumb and Broke,” as the artist Khalid once stated so wisely. The obvious solution to this dilemma is to get a job. But finding a good job can be a strenuous task- how is one supposed to find work that pays well, has good hours,...

  • Bump, Set, Spike

    Bump, Set, Spike

    Timothy Christopher I, Staff Writer

    September 14, 2017

      2017-2018 is going to be a great year for Highlanders Volleyball. Senior returners like Lucy Stronach and Alina Fletes the season looks bright for this electrifying team. The team has put last season behind them and is now in full throttle for what is to come.   This team of all 16 healthy ...

  • New Starbucks Threatens Campus Favorite @Spacebar

    New Starbucks Threatens Campus Favorite @Spacebar

    Mahamed Abdulahi, Staff Writer

    September 14, 2017

    For years, Helix students have had three close dining options: the school’s food carts, the taco shop and the conveniently-located @Spacebar internet cafe. But the construction of a soon-to-be Starbucks adjacent from the old administration building poses a direct threat to @Spacebar, which has cap...

  • Socialism is Destroying Venezuela, Experts Say

    Socialism is Destroying Venezuela, Experts Say

    Ivan Jimenez, News Editor

    September 1, 2017

    After decades of trying to swallow (then spitting out) socialist governments, South America has finally coughed up its most recent disaster. Through following in the steps of Cuba and Brazil, Venezuela has sunk into an economic netherworld - and experts say socialism is to blame. Venezuela, once La...

College Presentions

College Presentions

Jackalyn Diaz, Helix Life Editor

It's that time of the year here at Helix High School where the senior class is getting ready to start applying to colleges- a time that can often cause a mix of stress and confusion among students. In order to try and help st...

September 15, 2017No Comments

New Admin Building Pays Off

New Admin Building Pays Off

Noemi Picazo, Staff writer

New Admin Building Pays Off Short-term pain for long-term gain could very well be the motto for Helix’s recent administration move on campus. Returning students and Helix staff vividly remember the continuous construction tha...

September 14, 2017No Comments

The ASPIRE Spirit

The ASPIRE Spirit

Sydney Torres

Aspire is a verb meaning to “aim far or seek ambitiously, or to be eagerly desirous, especially for something great or of high value.” One of the incredible programs here at Helix is the ASPIRE program.  If y...

September 14, 2017No Comments

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The Great American Eclipse

The Great American Eclipse

Sadie Neville, Editor-in-Chief

It’s not everyday you get to see a solar eclipse. But for millions of Americans on Aug. 21, 2017, this fantasy became a reality.  The last opportunity to view a nationwide total solar eclipse was on June 8, 1918, so it’s easy to se...

September 15, 2017No Comments

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Bump, Set, Spike

Bump, Set, Spike

Timothy Christopher I, Staff Writer

  2017-2018 is going to be a great year for Highlanders Volleyball. Senior returners like Lucy Stronach and Alina Fletes the season looks bright for this electrifying team. The team has put last season behind them...

September 14, 2017No Comments

Helix Kicks off the Season with a Win

Helix Kicks off the Season with a Win

September 13, 2017

Boys Varsity Water Polo Loses to Helix Alumni

Boys Varsity Water Polo Loses to Helix Alumni

August 31, 2017

Mayweather VS. McGregor: Fight of the Year

Mayweather VS. McGregor: Fight of the Year

August 31, 2017

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