The Silvertip

Hernandez smiles proudly as he moves on to the next chapter in his life.

Alex Hernandez embraces his inner entrepreneur

June 14, 2019

Inspiring beyond the imagination, Alex Hernandez has taken it in his own hands to change the way the school is run. Starting his...

Ciberay steps out from behind the camera with a picture-perfect pose.

Kayla Ciberay adjusts her focus

June 13, 2019

  Throughout high school, there are several things that we as students will miss. For Kayla Ciberay, it will be the images ...

Thronton's exuberant smile brightens the world around him.

He who wants a rose must respect the Thornton

June 13, 2019

  Xavier Thornton has made a name for himself through his work in drama productions such as “American Idiot” and “Sch...

McTizic reaches for the stars as he basks in the limelight.

McTizic was made for the stage

June 13, 2019

  The lights and glamour of the high school performing arts is something that only a select few get to experience, one of t...

No need to toot her own horn: DuBroy's excellence speaks for itself.

Dazzling DuBroy is destined to direct

June 13, 2019

  High school is often dull and monotonous, but Jordan Dubroy is a brilliant, bold, and bubbly individual that brings life to ...

Vanessa Do shines after always doing her best in academics.

Vanessa Do has major chemistry with academics and fun

June 12, 2019

  Vanessa Do is “nacho average girl.” Her achievements are above average, and she credits it all to doing what some may f...

Isaiah Lewis captures the moment.

All the world’s a stage for Isaiah Lewis

June 12, 2019

  Three and a half years of drumline, three outstanding plays, and direction of ONE video; Isaiah Lewis has helped improve...

Stupendous saxophonist, Jake Harvey, blows everyone away with his phenomenal playing.

Jazzy Jake Harvey strikes a chord with all

June 12, 2019

  Jake Harvey’s high school experience is ending on a high note after four years of becoming more in tune with his passion f...

Ramirez gleams in the face of her perseverance as an EL leader.

Fatima Ramirez’s leadership impacts those near and far

June 12, 2019

   In addition to adapting to the new climate at Mission Hills High School as a transfer student, Fatima Ramirez Estrada was able...

Kyla Avendano dances hula for  the Mother's Day Dinner Dance Luau.

Kyla Avendano prepares “tibia” physical therapist

June 12, 2019

  Known for her iconic knee brace and ambitious personality, Kyla Avendano has spent high school preparing to become a physical ...

Danny Smutts continues to role on

Story by Gigi Downey, Photo Editor

June 12, 2019

  The legendary Danny Smutts has a way of lighting up every room he enters. Even through times of adversity, he radiates positivity and is able to challenge himself in ways that help him grow as a person. With nothing holding him back, he strives to be the best he can be with his education and sports.   Because of his naturally driven character, Smutts has no...

Down-to-earth Lopez protects the planet

Down-to-earth Lopez protects the planet

June 12, 2019

  Elyanna Lopez’s spirit is as free as the birds in the sky and the waves in the ocean. As a nature-lover, Lopez is on a q...

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