The Express

  • Football Defeats South Hills 42-7
  • "She Kills Monsters" Auditions August 27-29
  • Cheer Adds New Song Team
  • First Home Football Game Vs. Capo August 30 @7 in Badlands
  • Club Applications Available and Due Sept. 13
  • Boys Tennis Beats Mater Dei to Win Division 3 CIF Championships

Starbucks Secret Menu

Starbucks Secret Menu

Nate Giraud, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017

There are many different restaurants and eateries that contain secret menu items. It’s become a tradition in pleasing customers with a mystery meal and making them feel like they’re a part of an exclusive VIP club. Starbucks seems to be following the bandwagon of secret menu items most recently...

Senior Twins Reminisce on High School Memories

Dylan Robinson, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017

Waking up for school can be an absolute pain on any given day of the week. Driving the same old commute, listening to the regularly scheduled lecture and having to deal with your genetic carbon copy. Wait, what was that? Close friends are irreplaceable, but a twin acts as both a sibling and best ...

Kyle Bengelsdorf Rides his Way Up to The Top

Kyle Bengelsdorf Rides his Way Up to The Top

Dalton Flores, Clubs Editor

May 26, 2017

Hitting jumps and roosting corners, Kyle Bengelsdorf is riding his way up the motocross food chain. Bengelsdorf races a 2016 Yamaha yz250f dirt bike in the intermediate 250 class. All the riders start out at a dead stop and wait for the gait to drop at the beginning of a race. Why did you start...

Shake Shack vs. In N Out

Shake Shack vs. In N Out

Lucy Law, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

A classic showdown. East Coast vs West Coast. Since opening its first location in Baldwin Park in 1948, In N Out has been providing customers hot and fresh burgers and fries on the daily. Starting out as a food cart inside Madison Square Park in 2004, Shake Shake’s high quality food quickly gained popul...

Prom In Style

Prom In Style

Rebekah Sterns, Staff Writer

May 19, 2017

Styles have a pattern of changing through the years and repeating, also known as the Fashion Cycle. This rule also applies to prom, where girls take pictures with friends and dates and dance in elegant gowns, making memories to last a lifetime. According to the Fashion Cycle, a trend comes up, where it is th...

Mountain Bikers Ride for the Brand

Mountain Bikers Ride for the Brand

Dalton Flores, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

Cole Smith and Gavin Fluegge are sophomores at San Juan Hills High School. They are both members of the Mountain Bike Club and are top tier riders for their age group. Smith races cross country, which focuses on muscle endurance. More than 75% of the race is spent climbing up mountains with some mild dow...

Grace Jones Starts Her Own Business: Goats and Co.

Grace Jones Starts Her Own Business: Goats and Co.

Katie Brubaker, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

A new entrepreneur has set up shop in San Juan Capistrano. Her businesses’ main source of revenue: goats. Grace Jones, a junior at SJHHS, is the owner and mastermind behind the innovative company Grace’s Goats & Soaps. In  August, Jones decided that it was time she started a fully function...

Students Rev Their Engines

Students Rev Their Engines

Dylan Robinson, Staff Writer

May 3, 2017

Whether it’s navigating the parking lot or cruising down La Pata with wind blasting through your hair, it’s hard to miss the collection of cars SJHHS’ students have on display. The opening of La Pata, along with the sudden burst of students parking in the Mormon Lot, has incentivized students ...

Humans of San Juan: Mia Ferjulian

Humans of San Juan: Mia Ferjulian

Hannah Chon, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

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Multilingualism Thrives on Campus

Multilingualism Thrives on Campus

Brendan Gibson, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

Most students take two or three years of either Spanish or French, but some students at SJHHS are passionate about foreign culture and want to become multilingual. Junior Asta Olafsdottir moved to the U.S. three years ago after living in Iceland and the Netherlands, and she is able to speak four l...

Dreams Really Do Come True

Dreams Really Do Come True

Lauren Mecum, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017

“If you can dream it, you can do it,” said Walt Disney, many years ago, hoping to inspire generations to come. Come to find that many generations later, Disney created a program that allows students to enter into a contest where they write an essay discussing the community service they take part...

Comedy Sportz for the Soul

Comedy Sportz for the Soul

Rebekah Sterns, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017

The SJHHS Comedy Sportz team has several matches throughout the year, competing against various different southern California high schools. The goal of the match is to make an audience laugh through improvisation, which are points for the team. A few rules guide the match, but some are adjusted depending...