Are you nuts about donuts? On Harbor Boulevard here in Costa Mesa, a new drive-thru and walk-in shop called Randy's Donuts has opened! Famous for their iconic giant donut on the roof of the building and their delicious and unique selection of sweet treats, Randy's is an excellent addition to our Costa Mesa community. The..
Based on the 1984 film "The Karate Kid," a new Netflix series called Cobra Kai has been released. Cobra Kai is a popular series among Costa Mesa Middle and High School students. The story follows two rival karate dojos, Cobra Kai Karate, led by Johnny Lawrence, and Miyagi Do Karate, led by Daniel Larusso. If..
Was your birthday last year boring? Many people found out ways to safely celebrate birthdays such as having a drive-by or going to a restaurant for outdoor dining. But if you want to amp up the entertainment level, invite The Quarantine Quintet to your next socially-distanced party! The Quarantine Quintet is a group of talented..
Little Women by Louisa May Alcott was written in 1868-1869 but still hasn't gone out of style! This classic novel is set in the Civil War period and is about the March sisters' experience through all of the peaks and valleys of their lives. Meg is the oldest of the sisters, and probably the wisest...
As many people know, COVID-19 has affected the economy immensely. For example, some restaurants are closing, South Coast Plaza has closed, parks are closed, and schools are shut down. Because of the lack of people getting out of the house (from social distancing) businesses are suffering from the drop of sales. House of Yogurt is..
Mindfulness is the practice of being aware of your thoughts, feelings, and body without judgment. Mindfulness helps with stress, anxiety, depression, energy, focus, confidence, and relaxation. Lastly, mindfulness is about focusing on the present, and how you feel at that moment rather than dwelling on the past or worrying about the future. Here at Mesa,..
Are you excited to pick your electives for next year? Fall course selections are coming up quickly. To get all the information you would like to know about electives and this upcoming year, ask your parent or guardian to attend Parent Information Night on March 11, 2020! Incoming 7th and 8th grade parents will meet..
If you struggle in math, and want that perfect A+ grade, tutoring would be a great option for you. Luckily, CMMS/HS offers free tutoring for all 7th -12th grade students who need it. Math tutoring is available before school, at lunch, 7th period, and after school, except Wednesday before school (since it’s late start). The..
Do you want to strengthen your leadership skills, help your school and community, and have something to put on your college resume? If so, The LEO club is a perfect fit for you. LEO stands for Leadership, Experience, and Opportunity, and that's what this club is all about. Serving your community. The LEO club is..
Our friendly neighbors at Davis Magnet School are performing their winter musical, Madagascar Jr, in our CMHS Performing Arts Center on February 28, 29, and March 1st! Madagascar a Musical Adventure Jr. is based on the movie, but varies a bit. Follow Alex the lion, Melman the giraffe, Marty the Zebra, Gloria the hip hip..