The Accolade

May 28: COVID-19 halted my running streak of time spent with Dad

Art illustrated by graphics editor Erin Lee. 

Isaac Choi

May 28, 2020

LIVING UNDER THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS This is part of a series of columns from The Accolade staff about their various experiences during the school closure because of the coronavirus pandemic. If you would like to submit some of your experiences, please email us at [email protected] “Son, it...

May 27: My bucket list once California reaches Stage 4 of stay-at-home order

Art illustrated by assistant graphics editor Karen Lee. 

Isaac Choi

May 27, 2020

LIVING UNDER THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS This is part of a series of columns from The Accolade staff about their various experiences during the school closure because of the coronavirus pandemic. If you would like to submit some of your experiences, please email us at [email protected] After Calif...

The one in which I’m excited for the ‘Friends’ reunion

Art by Accolade staff writer Katherine Kim

Isaac Choi

March 18, 2020

“So no one told you life was gonna be this way …” “I’ll be there for you.” Yes, those iconic lines from the opening song of “Friends” will return -- and not just as reruns on cable TV or streamed on Netflix. On Feb. 21, Max WarnerMedia announced that the “Friends’” cast...

Unlicensed to drive; how I learned It’s worth starting driver’s ed early

Art by assistant graphics editor Karen Lee.

Isaac Choi

March 15, 2020

I am currently 16 years old and will be turning 17 by March 27, and I have no driving experience whatsoever -- no learner’s permit or driver’s license. Nothing. I have recently noticed many of my same-age peers finishing their driver’s education requirement and working toward earning or...

Damaged smoke detector in boys P.E. locker room prompts alarm to go off, 25-minute evacuation Dec. 5

One of the smoke detectors in the boys P.E. locker room that got damaged looks similar to this one. The malfunction caused the fire alarm to go off Dec. 5 near the end of Period 1. Photo taken by Accolade photographer Paul Yasutake

Isaac Choi

December 12, 2019

A damaged sensor to a smoke detector in the boys P.E. locker room prompted Sunny Hills’ fire alarm to go off last week, prompting the evacuation of all classrooms from near the end of Period 1 to part of Period 2. “We had a great response,” principal Allen Whitten said. “The staff and stud...

Boys basketball looks to rebound since last year’s CIF playoff loss

Senior guard Adam Reuter goes up for a layup during practice in the Sunny Hills gym Nov. 14. Photo taken by Accolade photographer Paul Yasutake

Isaac Choi

November 20, 2019

Coaches: Joe Ok (head coach), Greg Del Crognale (assistant coach), Don Shaw (assistant coach) Top Returning Players: Wilson Cal (12), Peter Park (12), Emmanuel Seddoh (12) Top Newcomers: Caleb Harnett (11), Johann Kwon (9), Dylan Lawson (10) and Zachery Tan (10). Outlook: Last season, the boys basketball te...

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