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  • March 17 - St. Patrick's Day **wear green** Congress Comes to Campus

  • March 14 ASB General Council Meeting

  • Minimum Day March 31 12:20 Dismissal

  • Spring Break April 3-7

  • Trimester 3 Begins Monday March 6

  • End of Trimester 2 March 3

  • Welcome to the Twelth Edition of "Miraleste Marauder Times"

  • MIS Hosts Vex Robotics Championship and Wins!
  • Japanese Exchange Students Come To Miraleste
  • Yellow Ribbon Week – Tolerance, Kindness and International Day
  • Spirit Week at MIS
  • MIS Hosts Vex Robotics Championship and Wins!

    MIS Hosts Vex Robotics Championship and Wins!

    Natasha Stein, Assistant Editor in Chief

    March 1, 2017

    Congratulations to Mr. Nimick and the entire MIS Robotics team.  Miraleste was the host of the February Vex Robotics Championship in February.  Thanks to the great coaching by Mr. Nimick Team 9035M composed of Tyler Ewald. Connor Gorsuch, Kosei Chetanna, Joe lach, Caleb Stam and Andrew Sinsioco won...

  • Japanese Exchange Students Come To Miraleste

    Japanese Exchange Students Come To Miraleste

    Jace Talavera and Matthew Lee, School News Editor

    March 1, 2017

    Mrs. Chetanna, a 7th and 6th grade social studies teacher at Miraleste Intermediate School, is serving her community inside and outside of Miraleste. She has been hosting the Japanese Exchange Students event since 2001.  The purpose of this program is for Marauders to exchange cultures with their Japanese...

  • Yellow Ribbon Week – Tolerance, Kindness and International Day

    Yellow Ribbon Week – Tolerance, Kindness and International Day

    Hana Tomizawa & Mackenzie Peyton, School News Editors

    February 27, 2017

    On January 20 Miraleste had its own International Day! The point of this day was to appreciate different cultures and their food. International day was held in the TAB where the students all gathered to enjoy the food and dancing. There were booths of many different countries. For each booth, parents and kids volunteered to share their heritage with other students. There...

  • Spirit Week at MIS

    Spirit Week at MIS

    Natasha Stein, Assistant Editor in Chief

    February 27, 2017

    The week of February 6-10 was Spirit Week at Miraleste.  ASB planned the week full of school spirit ending with the all school basketball game against Chadwick in the gym. On Monday, MIS headbands were passed out to all Marauders who busted a few moves and danced their hearts out.  Tuesday was...

School News

Miraleste Participates in the Great Kindness Challenge : )

Miraleste Participates in the Great Kindness Challenge : )

Jamie Au, School News Editor

" The Great Kindness Challenge" is an event that many students participate in across the United States. Last year, 5,014,362 students gave 250,718,100 acts of kindness. Currently,...

February 28, 2017

Our New MIS Play – “Bye Bye Birdie”

Our New MIS Play – “Bye Bye Birdie”

Gabrielle Guzman, Entertainment Editor

Take a trip back to 1963 by seeing this year's spring musical.  Bye Bye Birdie is a great show that many are thrilled to be a part of.  "It's such a great experience, if you w...

February 28, 2017

Dress Code Regulation Questions Are Put To Rest

Dress Code Regulation Questions Are Put To Rest

DJ Parker, Kyle Mona-Hunter, Gabrielle Guzman, School News Editors

Miraleste Intermediate School's vice principal, Ms. Witt, was recently interviewed about her ideologies regarding the school's dress code. When asked how she felt about the...

February 27, 2017

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Science and Technology

Island Being Washed Away By Climate Change

Mackenzie Peyton, School News Editor

Climate change is slowly sinking towns and cities. An island in Louisiana called Isle De Jean Charles. It's located just 80 miles from New Orleans. The island has a small town of only 30 families living in it today. Original...

March 3, 2017No Comments

Facebook’s Oculus Rift VR Headset Gets Setbacks

Facebook’s Oculus Rift VR Headset Gets Setbacks

Jamie Au, Sandwich Eater

Founded on February 4, 2004, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Mark Zuckerberg created Facebook. Close to ten years later, Facebook would unveil a new Virtual Reality Headset,...

March 2, 2017No Comments

New Earth-Size Planets Discovered

New Earth-Size Planets Discovered

Mackenzie Peyton, School News Editor

NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope discovered seven earth-sized planets. It is about 40 light-years away and in the constellation Aquarius, which is relatively close. Three o...

February 28, 2017No Comments

Microscopic Creature May be our Ancient Ancestor

Microscopic Creature May be our Ancient Ancestor

Amaru Desai, News Editor

This green blob could be an ancient ancestor of humans. Scientists in China found fossils containing this fabulous piece of work. This creature, called the  Saccorhytus,...

February 28, 2017No Comments

A Growing Crack in Antarctica’s Ice Shelf

A Growing Crack in Antarctica’s Ice Shelf

February 27, 2017

A New Robot that Follows you and Holds Your Stuff

A New Robot that Follows you and Holds Your Stuff

February 27, 2017

Can Burned Toast and Roasted Potatoes Cause Cancer?

Can Burned Toast and Roasted Potatoes Cause Cancer?

February 27, 2017

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News

Island Being Washed Away By Climate Change

Mackenzie Peyton, School News Editor

Climate change is slowly sinking towns and cities. An island in Louisiana called Isle De Jean Charles. It's located just 80 miles from New Orleans. The island has a small town of only 30 families living in it today. Original...

March 3, 2017No Comments

Oroville Dam Causes Serious Scare

Oroville Dam Causes Serious Scare

Daniella Solis, News Editor

 The Oroville Dam is a dam located in Oroville, California.  At a staggering 770 feet high, this dam is the tallest in the U.S. and mainly serves for water supply, hydroelect...

March 3, 2017No Comments

Did a Coal Fire Help Sink the Titanic?

Amaru Desai, News Editor

For decades historians have said that the only reason for the Titanic sinking was it hitting an iceberg. But, now, some historians are saying that an onboard coal fire may...

March 2, 2017No Comments

Titanic II

Titanic II

Collin Wolf, News Editor

An Australian billionaire, Clive Palmer, is constructing a replica of the original Titanic called the Titanic II. It is planned to have its first voyage in 2018. It is not going to be an exact replica of the original titanic becau...

February 28, 2017No Comments

Quebec City Mosque Shooting

Quebec City Mosque Shooting

Aria Oweissi

This shooting took place at the Quebec Islamic Cultural Center in Quebec City, Canada. According to Rachid Aouame, a mosque leader and board member who witnessed the fatal...

February 27, 2017No Comments

January 1 Reina Nightclub Shooting – Suspect Confesses

January 1 Reina Nightclub Shooting – Suspect Confesses

Eric Loseke

A man arrested in Turkey confessed that he carried out the New Year’s Reina Nightclub Shooting in Istanbul that killed 39 people. According to Istanbul’s governor, the...

February 27, 2017No Comments

Columbia Plane Crash

Columbia Plane Crash

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