Francisco Tristan

Francisco Tristan

Keila Rubealcaba, Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Feature, Petey's Pick

In the 15 years of working in the production industry, TV production teacher Francisco Tristan never thought he would become the department head of the Television Production and Broadcasting Magnet program at Lakeview. Tristan originally wanted to be a world cup soccer player. However, that all changed...

Nicolas René

Nicolas René

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

April 17, 2018


Filed under Petey's Pick

Senior Nicolas (Nick) René is a current four-year varsity basketball superstar and future athlete at the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colorado. René has been playing basketball since he was two years old. He tried out for his first official team at the age of five per t...

Kassidy Belcher

Kassidy Belcher

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

February 16, 2018


Filed under Petey's Pick

Sophomore Kassidy Belcher is an artist, JV cheerleader, and second year member of Safe Haven. She enjoys drawing and advancing her art skills through different sketch subjects. “I like to draw people mostly,” Belcher said. “Just general things that'll help me improve.” She has been c...

Alexes Terry

Alexes Terry

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

January 19, 2018


Filed under Petey's Pick

Alexes Terry is the head of the social studies department, the DC U.S. History instructor, the College and Career Readiness Ambassador, a student-teacher mentor, and temporary AP/DC economics instructor. Terry accredits her ability to manage all of these different roles to the time management skills s...

Jason Carney

Jason Carney

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

November 10, 2017


Filed under Petey's Pick, Showcase

Jason Carney is an English teacher who is a founder of two growing clubs at Lakeview. He is passionate about both and feels they are important for students. Safe Haven, formerly known as the Gay-Straight Alliance, is sponsored by Carney as a place for LGBTQ+ students to be heard and have a safe s...

Raqeeb Ali

Raqeeb Ali

Hailey Grizzaffi, Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Petey's Pick, Showcase

Raqeeb Ali is a four-year member and the president of Student Council; he believes wholeheartedly in the benefits of the student-based organization. Ali says he would recommend Student Council to all students because of the skills and school pride it helps you develop. “I joined student council...

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