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Food for Thought

Hey pirates! In case you missed our last piece on the Lunch Ladies, we have a new piece on the tasty food they provide for us in the cafeteria. A select group of top-tier journalists from the Spyglass exercised their expert taste skills and culinary knowledge to provide YOU with a detailed review of some of our cafeteria’s most...

2019-2020 Dance Tryouts Take Place

It has been eighteen years since MBHS has their first dance team lead by Ms. Smith who has danced since the age of four. Last week sixteen dancers auditioned for the 2019-2020 dance team. Out of the sixteen dancers, thirteen made the team. These dancers were judged by the senior dancers while Ms. Smith lead the auditions. For an hour...

New Choir Teacher to Begin in the Fall of 2019

Next year, Morro Bay High School will be getting a new choir teacher and director. Katie Bravante will be teaching Choir at MBHS and LOMS and is looking forward to her new role in our school. She was previously the music teacher at Del Mar Elementary and is moving to MBHS to fill in for our current choir director...

An Artistic Upgrade for MBHS

Measure D has deeply impacted MBHS campus life the last few years, adding new and improved parts of our school such as the pool and the currently in process administration building. One of Measure D’s biggest feats yet on our campus is the J-Wing. The digital and visual arts have blossomed at MBHS, and all the students...

MBHS Prepares for a “Starry Night” of Dancing at Saturday’s Prom

Morro Bay High School’s prom will be held this Saturday, April 13 in Atascadero. The theme of the prom is “Starry Night,” based off of the painting by Vincent van Gogh. The dance is organized by the junior class under the guidance of longtime advisor Mrs. Abuan. The prom committee contributes tremendous amounts of time and effort...

March Madness 2019 Recap

The 2019 NCAA March Madness basketball tournament took place this month and was full of surprises. The tournament showed off some under-the-radar players, such as the 7’6 Center out of UCF Tacko Fall finally being able to show off their skills. Other popular players, such as one of the best duos in basketball, R.J Barrett and Zion Williamson out...

MBHS Will Soon be Saying “Au Revoir” to its French Program

What is the importance of learning languages in high school? For many, it might be learning about new cultures or getting into a four-year college. On the other hand, having language programs cost money for schools. Due to this issue, along with other problems, Morro Bay High School has decided to discontinue offering French to incoming Freshmen. While students...

MBHS Fusion Dance Company Hosts Another Successful Showcase

On March 7 and 8, the Morro Bay High School Fusion Dance Company hosted their 18th annual Performing Arts show, featuring all the dancers as well as student and alumni musical performances. Our dance team has given its 14 student members a chance to work with guest choreographers, participate in a county-wide dance convention, choreograph dances of...

Mamma Mia Play: What to Expect

(Flier art by Faye Vavra) by Mailani McKelvy The play Mamma Mia, starring senior Maddy Booker as Sophie and junior Marissa Dinsmor as her mother starts Friday March 15th and will be showing the 16th, 17th, 22nd and 23rd. Come to experience a tropical, song-filled musical following Sophie’s wedding and her mother's past romances found again. Booker encourages everyone to come...

MBHS to join World in Youth Climate Strike on March 15

This Friday, March 15th, Morro Bay High School is one of two high schools in the area (along with Templeton High School) planning to participate in the Youth Climate Strike on March 15. Across the nation, students will strike to demand that dramatic action is taken in response to the climate crisis. The Youth Climate Strike is an international...

The March Madness Basketball Tournament

During this month, ASB hosted their March Madness Basketball tournament for students to participate in a 3 on 3 skirmish. Students were able to conduct their own team of selected people to compete in the tournament. The prize was burritos for each of the team members. Seven teams signed up for the tournament,  including Shirtless Savyons, Ballbusters, Eleven’s, Pray...