Our Riverside Hero


Alicia M.
November 19, 2014

On November 13 Mr. Aleman A.K.A Big Joe received the Riverside Heros Award for 2014. The Event  was held At the Grier Pavilion Riverside City Hall. Mr. Aleman was awarded with the Riverside Heros Award because of all of the work he has done in the Casa Blanca community through the boxing program. Mr.... Read more »

Turf Wars


Roy S., Reporter
November 18, 2014

On Wednesday November 5th,2014 students in Mr. Caulkins class started a pretend turf war in honor of the book The Outsiders. Many kids have fun pretending to be gang members and being cautious about their turf and what they can and can’t do to lose or gain points. Many kids have come up with their... Read more »

The AVID UCLA vs Arizona Field Trip Experience


Artip N., Writers
November 7, 2014

On Saturday, November 1, 2014, Gage AVID students attended the UCLA vs Arizona game, including the college fair. The students came to this event by three school buses. They were allowed to get up to purchase items such as food, drinks, and merchandise. The event went on from 2pm to 12am and kickoff was... Read more »

Berry Fun!

berry fun

Mariah B., Writers
November 7, 2014

On November 14, the Matthew Gage AVID team will attend Knotts Berry Farm from 4:00pm to 2:00am. This event is open to students with A’s, B’s, or C’s in all their classes and passing AVID with an A, as well as a good GPA for quarter 1 and demonstrating good behavior. The cost of the ticket is $30... Read more »

Totes buy it!


Katelynn B., Writers
November 7, 2014

On November 5, 2014, students will start to sell accessories as a fundraiser for the school. All the money and order forms must be turned in by November 14th to your homeroom teacher. Also, make sure all student information is filled in completely. The merchandise they will be selling includes Eco-friendly... Read more »

Community Service


Annalee W., writer
November 7, 2014

On October, 22, 2014 all eighth grade students had to turn in 5 hrs of  community service or a food box as part of their US history requirements for 1st quarter. The reasons that students had to turn this in so that gators can reach out and help the community, and lend a helping hand. Teachers believe... Read more »



Samantha Ravelo, Author
November 6, 2014

 On Tuesday, October 21, each student in Mrs. Zarate’s class had to choose an element on the periodic table and create a video about it on PowToons. Each students had made a video with lots of detail and creativity PowToons about their element. In class, she had her scholars set their video up on... Read more »

Super Happy Fun Halloween Special Day


Cassidy S.
November 5, 2014

During the week of Halloween, students in Mr. Caulkins class participated in fun Halloween activities that tie into the power of language. The week of activities are called Super Happy Fun Halloween Special Day. On Monday, Mr. Caulkins was out due to a meeting but that didn’t stop him from wanting... Read more »

The AVID Field Trip to the College Football Game


Artip N., Writers
October 30, 2014

On Saturday Nov. 1, 2014, the AVID students will attend the UCLA Bruins VS. the Arizona Wildcats at the Pasadena Rose Bowl. This is an all day event from 2pm to 12am, the Kick-Off will be at 7:30pm. Only students with A’s B’s and C’s are eligible to participate in this field trip. If there are... Read more »



Chloe V., Writer, Editor
October 28, 2014

On Thursday, October 23, at 3:30 in the afternoon, Mr. Van will be taking his seventh period class outside to watch a solar eclipse. A solar eclipse occurs when the moon passes in front of the sun. The whole sun becomes covered, and it will get very dark outside. Students will punch a hole in an index... Read more »

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