Category: News

Vote Yes on Measure LL

For the past 20 years, Monterey Park’s Bruggemeyer Library has been supported by a tax funding called Measure C. However, Measure C will expire on June 30, 2018. To replace it, Measure LL has been introduced. Like Measure C, Measure…
President Trump officializes the “Muslim ban”

Immediate consequences have followed after President Trump has ordered an executive “Muslim ban” that enforces a suspension of refugees, including those with U.S. verification, from seven countries. On January 27, President Trump had issued an executive order which strictly regulates…
Keppel competes at regional National Science Bowl

The Mark Keppel Science Bowl team competed at the regional National Science Bowl competition on Saturday, January 28 at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory. Unfortunately, they were not able to make nationals. The team, consisting of senior captain Jason Xian, junior Desmond…
Winter arrives along with annual fundraiser festival

On Friday, January 13th, Mark Keppel held the annual event where school clubs raised funds by selling food to customers, known as Winterfest. This event started at 6 P.M. and ended at 10 P.M. There were clubs such as Operation Smile, Humans…
Keppel poets get lit in schoolwide Poetry Slam

For two consecutive days after-school, Keppel students recited poetry out loud in the auditorium for SNAP’s (Speak Now Aztec Poets) Poetry Slam, which began on January 5th. Each competitor delivered two poems: a classic poem followed by a response poem…
Mark Keppel holds third annual Dance Off

Keppel held its third annual Dance Off, a student choreography show, on Thursday, November 10th, at 6 P.M. With a total of sixteen group performances and one solo, students performed previously prepared choreographies with bright smiles. The show was opened…
An inside look at UCLA Band Day 2016

Mark Keppel Aztec Band attends its seventh annual UCLA Band Day. Dr. Carla Bartlett, Aztec Band Director, along with Mr. Justin Lee, Director of Instrumental Music, trained Aztec Band members to perform at UCLA’s 2016 Band Day at the Pasadena…