Listen UP

2020-2021 Staff

Leslie Tello

Co-Editor in Chief

My name is Leslie Tello. I am a senior and Co-Editor-in-Chief this year. I hope to help our publication continue to evolve and flourish. ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎...

Janelle White

Co-Editor in Chief

 ‎My name is Janelle White. I am a senior and Co-Editor in Chief. I hope to create some interesting visuals, look forward to it! ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ...

Scarlett Price

Fine Details Overseer

My name is Scarlett Price and a senior on the journalism team.  I am the fine details overseer, with daily announcements, sports schedules, question of the week and more . I hope to make the website a go to place for all news and stories.   I like to read, watch anime, and hang out with my friends. Every other week on Wednesday and Friday we do a zoom call to talk about our day or share...

Joshua Martinez

Head of Multimedia

  I like painting, drawing, and learning something new on any instrument. I love learning how to do things! I enjoy listening to music throughout the day and finding new tunes. I don't watch too much TV but I really enjoy spending time outside the house. I love all kinds of food, but my favorite would be asian food.

Kage Blakeney

Comic Editor

My name is Kage Blakeney. I am a senior and the Comic Editor this year. I hope that to show and create a strong sense of individualism and artistic inspiration in our work. My number 1 hero as of now is Kohei Horikoshi, the creator of My Hero Academia. I love how he creates a vivid and spectacular world and how, in just a few short years, his work has become an international phenomenon and will...

Caitlynn Kelley

Editor

My name is Caitlynn Kelley. I am an editor, journalist, and a junior this year. I hope to write articles that are interesting, yet insightful for our community. For those in the Listen UP Staff, we must remember that it is UP TO US, not for us. :)   I joined journalism last year due to my love of reading the news and wanting to improve my writing skills. At school, I am a club officer for...

Jasmin Perez

Editor

My name is Jasmin Perez, I'm a story editor this year. My goal is to make sure to help the first year students and make them enjoy their story writing, making them confident journalists. I enjoy reading, writing, drawing, and lots of things in between. I have a love of spirituality and also the sciences, my passion would fall under that. I love helping people and meeting them along the way.

Allison Bolanos Lopez

Journalist

My name is Allison Bolanos,  I am a freshman journalist and I want to be able to provide people with a reliable source to get their news from. I enjoy painting and drawing and watching avengers movies. My favorite colors are red and purple. I know how to play the piano and trumpet,  my favorite shows are The Office, How I Met Your Mother, Friends, Greys Anatomy, New girl, Pretty Little Liars, Gil...

Cesar Lopez

Journalist

My name is Cesar Lopez. I’m a freshman and a journalist. I hope to be able to spread all the knowledge we can to keep people informed. My favorite hobbies are drawing and playing video games. My favorite food is pizza. My favorite t.v. shows are Fullmetal Alchemist Brotherhood and Demon Slayer. I listen to all kinds of music genres, but I guess I listen to rock more. My favorite video games are most of ...

Kimberly Mendez

Journalist

My name is Kimberly Mendez. I am a sophomore and journalist this year. I want to help spread important news to our community.   I really like drawing, taking pictures, watching Netflix, and learning new things. I’m a Scorpio, but people usually think we’re scary and emo but I don’t think I would be. Some songs I have recently been listening to are: Is It True - Tame Impala, Conan Gray ...

Nathalia Becerra

Journalist

My name is Nathalia Becerra. I am a Freshman and Journalist this year. I hope to succeed in spreading the trust in stories.   I like to draw, listen to music, and I like to talk a lot with my friends and family. Some singers I like to listen to is The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Khalid and a few others. I also would like to learn how to ride a skateboard. The tallest building I ever been to was probabl...

Antonio Robinett

Journalist

My name is Antonio Robinett. I am a senior and journalist. I am very excited to be writing many stories this year regarding different topics, ideas, and news in our world today.   I’m a senior and journalist for Listen Up Jags. Outside of school, I play highly competitive soccer for F.C. Golden State and I’ve been a lifelong Manchester United fan. In my spare time, I enjoy playing gu...

Angelica Baclig

Journalist

My name is Angelica Baclig. I am a sophomore and a first-year journalist this year. I joined journalism because I enjoy storytelling and meeting new people.   ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ...

Abby Barajas

Journalist

My name is Abby Barajas. I am an 8th grader and Journalist this year. I hope to help our community be more aware of every story and information. Some of my hobbies include art, singing, and reading. My favorite color is purple and my favorite animal is a giraffe. A career I would love to be would be a veterinarian. ...

Aubree Byrom

Journalist

Hi! My name is Aubree Byrom. I am a freshman and this is my first year in journalism! I would love to work with the journalism staff to create meaningful news.    One of my favorite things to do is to hang out with friends. I also like going to games after school with my friends and having a great time. My favorite colors are teal, yellow, and sky blue. I enjoy listening to music and watchin...

Vivien Tran

Journalist

My name is Vivien Tran. I am a sophomore and a journalist this year. I joined to become a better writer.   ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ‎ ...

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