Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

Homestead High School's student newspaper

The Epitaph

PIXAR’S NEW FILM: Studio releases a heartwarming film on growing up with family and social expectations.

‘Turning Red’ speaks on the difficulties students face

By Chloe Wong and Aiko Charon May 10, 2022

While Pixar is not necessarily known for deep movies, Pixar’s new movie, “Turning Red,” brings many firsts into the industry. “Turning Red” is an animated comedy about a joyful, talented and...

Disney’s “Encanto” is a charming movie to watch, with a deeper meaning.

Discovering the hidden ‘Encanto’

By Gaby Cristancho February 18, 2022

“Encanto” has recently surged into one of the best movies of this year. However, I have noticed some fans forget the meaning of the movie or only focus on a few characters, completely forgetting the ...

FOOTBALL PREP BEGINS: Jonathan Hacker prepares for the game on the field.

Football creates a family

By Chloe Wong, Nicole Pimenta Innecco, and Vihan Basnayake December 12, 2021

Senior Jonathan Hacker has always been a competitive athlete, but never has a sport captivated him in the way football did. According to Hacker, the competitive nature of the sport ultimately unveiled...

HOLIDAY CLASS BONDING: ELD spends quality time together to celebrate Thanksgiving.

ELD provides a stepping stone to success

By Chloe Wong December 9, 2021

Moving to another country in the prime of your teenage years comes with obstacles not everyone can handle on their own. ELD is a class that allows students to learn English and quickly adapt to the cultures...

From my POV: Family is never lost

From my POV: Family is never lost

By Elaine Huang April 29, 2020

Family is most commonly defined as a group of people united by the ties of marriage, blood or adoption. When one talks about their family, it usually consists of their spouse, parents, children or siblings....

New normal

New normal

By Amber Birrell April 10, 2020

Family. They have been there since day one. They are the people who support you when you go through hardships and celebrate your accomplishments with you. Today, the definition of family has shifted from...

Due to COVID-19, many families are ordered to stay home, where they complete their work and school as well as spend some family time.

Parent, student dynamic enhanced during lockdown

By Seoyoung Hwang and Christine Kim April 9, 2020

Due to the shelter-in-place order set in place by the state of California, many parents have been forced to work from home, either due to work closures or having to look after their kids because of school...

Family: a myriad of meanings

Family: a myriad of meanings

By Ritaja Subrahmanya April 8, 2020

Human beings need connection. The connections formed from friendships and community often evolve into something else: a family. However, a family can be so much more than the traditional definition.  “Family...

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