Naomi Kruh

Naomi Kruh

Naomi Kruh is a senior at Mira Costa High School. She is a member of her school's newspaper, La Vista.
Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

When teachers have a midterm or final make-up for a missed test grade, this avoids the issue that a student who misses the test day is given an unfair advantage on the test because they had an ample amount of time to study and prepare for the test. When a student...

James Bay makes his mark in the music world

James Bay makes his mark in the music world

James Bay, the 25 year-old English singer songwriter, took to the stage at the Hollywood Palladium on December 1. Bay’s music is a mix of folk and indie rock with a little bit of soul. Throughout the entirety of the show, Bay showcased every side of his musical...

Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

Opinion: Perks of Social Media

Social media is taking over and there is no denying it. Social media has its downsides, but like anything else it is important to not be blinded by the bad and to be aware of the good. Social media is changing the game and is no longer just a place where people can...

Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

Will Essena O’Neill have any impact? Probably not

Essena O’Neill, 18, from Australia deleted her social media platforms this week despite her large following count (over 500,000) in order to shed light on how consumed our society is in the idea of likes and followers. One account that she did choose to leave up is...

Mira Costa students and staff get in the Halloween spirit

Mira Costa students and staff get in the Halloween spirit

On Oct. 30, Mira Costa High School students and staff showed their Halloween spirit for the annual Halloween Costume Contest. Although it is too late for any last-minute costume ideas for this year, maybe a few of these costumes can help spark some ideas for next...

Manhattan Beach Pumpkin Race 2015

Manhattan Beach Pumpkin Race 2015

Every year, South Bay residents gear up for the Manhattan Beach Pumpkin Race.This year's race took place on Oct. 25 near the Manhattan Beach Pier. Residents both young and old decorated pumpkins and put them on wheels in hopes of winning the annual pumpkin race. I...

Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

Breaking out of your bubble

As college application deadlines start to approach, I find myself wondering about what my life will be like at this exact time next year. Like most other seniors the main thing I keep thinking about is, where will I be? Will I still be on the West Coast or will I have...

Test make-up policy creates a fair playing field for students

Technology makes an impact in schools

  As technology continues to advance, our society’s reliance on technology increases. Many schools have implemented multiple forms of technology into the classrooms whether it be iPads in the classroom or an app for the school.   At Mira Costa High, many teachers have...

Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair

Manhattan Beach Hometown Fair

Every year during the first weekend of October, Manhattan Beach hosts their annual Hometown Fair. The Hometown Fair has everything from your favorite fair food to dog adoptions. There are people selling their handmade art and jewelry, game booths, food vendors, an art...