2018-2019 Staff

Yuraima Arreaga

Reporter

Hi, my name is Yuraima Arreaga and I am in the 7th grade. I like sports like basketball and volleyball. Though I like sports, I'm very shy depending on who I'm with. I joined Journalism because I thought that I would have to ...

Tanya Barrientos

Reporter

I’m a 7th grader and this is my first year in Journalism/Yearbook and I'm very excited. I was born in Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center. I have 2 brothers, and a mom and dad. My dream college is USC. I want to study to be a...

Giselle Camey

Reporter

Hi. My name is Giselle Camey. I was born in California. My family has always been privileged to have a home to live in everyday. I live with my mom, my aunt, and my 2 cousins. One of my cousins works at Fox and is about to fi...

Kinberlin Cruz

Reporter

Hi my name is Kinberlin Cruz and I am proud to be a person that can inform you about what is happening in your school that is O’Donovan. I have lived in LA my whole life and I am glad to be born in LA because I was able to com...

Daniel Estin

Reporter

What’s up. My name is Daniel Estin and I love Maruchan. I think I’m the youngest 6th grader because I’m barely 11, so don’t underestimate what you can do. “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind ...

Angela Flores

Reporter

Hi, my name is Angela Flores and I'm 11 years old. I love to draw and take photos of people and things. I mostly want to learn how to talk to people and listen to them. I want to be an animator when I grow up.

America Flores

Reporter

Hello, my name is America Flores. I like drawing and playing volleyball. I’m very outgoing. I want to work hard on this, so that you get good videos.

Miguel Franco

Reporter

Hi, my name is Miguel Franco. I was born here in Los Angeles, California and I am 12 years old. This is my first year at Christine O'Donovan Middle Academy. It is also my first year in Journalism/Yearbook.

Ashely Giron

Reporter

My name is Ashley Giron. I just started here at O’Donovan in November and so far it’s been good because mostly everyone here is nice and really social. My favorite thing about O’Donovan is that the classes aren’t hard....

Abraham Guerra

Reporter

I was born in Los Angeles. I am 11 and something I do as a hobby is play soccer. This is my first year at the Ouchi-O'Donovan 6-12 Complex and in Journalism. My favorite thing about this school is they take learning very seriously....

Hardy Hernandez

Reporter

Hello there, I'm Hardy Hernandez! This is my bio about me if you couldn't tell. I like to read books, play video games, and many other fun things. This is my first year of Yearbook/Journalism and I am very excited to photograph...

Magdalena Herrera

Reporter

I was born in Santa Ana which is part of Los Angeles. I have three sisters and one brother. I have been in Los Angeles for eleven years. I'm at O’Donovan Middle School. I'm a sixth grader and I have only been here for three...

Ilene Meza

Reporter

My name is Ilene Meza. I was born in Inglewood (Centinela Hospital). I have a twin sister and 2 other sisters. My sister's names are Marlyn (oldest), Katherine (second oldest) , and Joycelene (twin). Kathy is a marine and lives in ...

Joycelene Meza

Reporter

I am in 7th grade. I am in cheer but not at the school. I was born in Los Angeles, California, and I want to go to college at USC. My favorite thing about Journalism is interviewing people. I joined Journalism because I th...

Jafeth Ortega

Reporter

I was born in the Beverly Hills hospital. I joined Journalism because I wanted to try something new. When I grow up I want to be a soccer player.

Lezly Pacheco

Reporter

Hey! My name is Lezly and I am part of Yearbook/Journalism. Something you should know about me is that I am short. I have lived in LA my whole life and it has been a good experience so far. Sometimes I can get crazy if I am too hap...

Sarahi Perez

Reporter

Hello, my name is Sarahi Perez. I like to do is draw, take pictures, and make people smile. I hope you like the stories me and the other staff from Dragon News have for you guys. One thing I want to be is an animator. I like an...

Anna Pezzarossi

Reporter

Hi, My name Anna Pezzarossi. I was born on April 4, 2005. I live with two loving parents: my mom, Oralia Cruz, and my dad, Antonio Pezzarossi. I also live with my brother Anthony Pezzarossi. I have lived in Los Angeles my whole l...

Bianca Polanco

Reporter

Hi. My name is Bianca Polanco and this my 2nd year in Journalism/Yearbook. I am in the 7th grade, which also means this is my second year here at O’Donovan. I am also the second child out of 5. For this year in Journalism/Ye...

Ximena Salazar

Reporter

Hello, my name is Ximena Salazar and l am in the 7th grade. I was born in Los Angeles,California. I am the oldest of four kids. I have three younger brothers who are five, seven, and the oldest brother is nine years old. I am...

Kiara Thompson

Reporter

Hi, my name is Kiara! My favorite food is Taquitos and Cookie Dough Ice cream. A couple of fun facts about me: I have a twin sister, and I am very tall for my age. I HATE sports. And my favorite color is green. My favorite hob...

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