Buena Speaks

The official promo images featuring screencaps for all 10 films featured at the showcase.
Filmmaking program holds annual student film showcase
Ethan Potter and Brian Vera May 17, 2023

The film production team is presenting ten short films as part of a two hour showcase May 25, 2023 in the little theater. Doors open at 5:30...

April 15 was the last dance of the school year, the summer bash. A school wide free dance that took place at the stadium. While not many showed, those who did were able to have fun or relax before testing starts.
Summer bash, one last dance
Brooklyn Carrillo, Section Editor • May 17, 2023

[Named left to right] Seniors Shawn Coyner, Quincy Strange, Peggy Thompson, and Hans Yuhr in competition
Knowledge Bowl 2023: the brains behind the bronze
Sierra Ruiz, Staff Writer • May 16, 2023

The Knowledge Bowl team finished in third place with a final record of nine wins, two losses, and one tie against St. Bonaventure. The tie was...

PHOTO STORY: Wellness fair begins mental health awareness month with a bang
PHOTO STORY: Wellness fair begins mental health awareness month with a bang
Haylie Williams, News Section Editor • May 15, 2023

Friday May 5, the wellness center kicked off Mental Health awareness month with a “Wellness Faire” packed with fun events and games. An array...

Coach Matthew Colton makes final cuts to the net and season during ceremony
Buena boys basketball cut ties with successful season
Sierra Ruiz, Staff Writer • April 25, 2023

In March, the boys varsity basketball team won the CIF-State regional competition against Culver City with the score 81-78. Not long after, the...

Right outside the dance floor and bag check was the photo backdrop, decorated with fairy lights to match the theme. Not only that, but the venu also had free desserts and drinks, including a water station that always had cold water to drink after dancing. Photographed and made by Brooklyn Carrillo using Pic Collage.
Prom 2023, an enchanting night for all
Brooklyn Carrillo, Section Editor • April 18, 2023

April 15, the night students had been waiting for since prom was first announced became a night filled with dancing and laughter. The outfits...

Plenty of girls on campus are excited for this new team. We got quite a bit [of interest]. Not only an interest to play the game, but to watch the sport Assistant Principal Tina Perez said.
New girl's flag football, 'the inception of a sport' according to Assistant principal Tina Perez
Madysen Hawley, section editor • March 24, 2023

In Feb. of 2023, the CIF (California Interscholastic Federation) administration unanimously voted to begin including girl’s flag football as...

Graduation speech auditions will be held Tuesday April 18 and Thursday April 20. The speeches will be graded by the graduation committee, a collection of administrators who plan graduation. The rubric for grading includes a purpose, proper tone for occasion, structure, pacing, and clarity. Applications can be found in the office, in student services, where you can also find an application to sing at graduation. Requirements are similar to speeches. 

“There are tons of students on our campus with skills and strengths in other areas beyond academics,” assistant principal Tiffany Dyer said.
Seniors obtain even playing field to speak for their class
Brooklin Barilone , Editor in Chief • March 21, 2023

June 14. The class of 2023 will fill the football stadium, to celebrate their collective hard work and earn their high school diplomas. This...

New Buena High School schedule, beginning in the 2023/24
Buena will ring in 2023/24 school year with new block schedule
Haylie Williams and Isabella Prewitt March 20, 2023

Out with the old and in with the new; The 2023-2024 school year will be the start of a new bell schedule. Since opening in 1961, Buena has kept...

Film-making and Stagecraft CTE Pathway Badges.
Full funding cuts for CTE Filmmaking, Stagecraft Pathways: students, teachers taken aback
Isabella Prewitt, Personality Section Editor • March 2, 2023

Buena’s administration received a Strong Workforce Program Report, published by the South Central Coast Regional Consortium, of what jobs are...

ASB sets up hearts for everyone at buena to spread some love on Feb. 14
Love is in the air: Valentines week at Buena
Julieta Garcia , Staff Writer • February 26, 2023

Buena prepared to spread love and kindness on campus, as Valentine's day approached. ASB, German Club, and Unified Bulldogs ,put a smile on students'...

Interact clubs Hygiene Drive poster
Interact Club hosts Hygiene Drive for campus hygiene closet
Sierra Ruiz, Staff Writer • February 22, 2023

As highschool students grow and gain independence, one thing is certain amongst the crowd. Young adults require hygiene products, yet students...

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