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  • May 17No School May 29th (Memorial Day)

  • May 16Yearbook Pre-Sale May 31-June 2 ($50 Cash Only)

  • Travis Colorguard Finishes Fourth at Championships

    Travis Colorguard Finishes Fourth at Championships

    Olivia Hume, Photojournalist

    May 22, 2017

    The Travis Ranch Colorguard finished their year by placing 4th at the District’s Exhibition Show, on Wednesday April 18th at Huntington Beach High School. The inspired performance left them just .45 points out of 3rd. Throughout the school year, this team of 20 6-8th grade girls performed to the...

    Travis Ranch Color Guard poses for one last picture before getting there fourth place results.

    Melissa Schnakenburg

  • Writing Contest

    Writing Contest

    Brian Shay, Advisor

    May 11, 2017

    Have you ever wanted to write for an actual publication? Seen a great movie that you have to tell everyone about? Love sports but have no one to share your opinion with? The Boiler is looking for contributors to write content for its paper. If you are interested simply submit and article on one of...

  • WE Got This

    WE Got This

    Stephanie Weitzman and Regan Adams

    May 2, 2017

    Every year around the world, numerous students, celebrities, and emotional speakers come together in several locations to participate in the annual WE Day. This year, Travis Ranch WE Club participated in the WE Day that took place on April 27, 2017 at the Los Angeles Forum with several other schools...

    WE Club members pose for a picture after handing out all of their canned food and hygiene products collected from WE Scare Hunger.

    WE Club Member

  • Just a Reminder

    Just a Reminder

    Julia Hunter and Isabella Sparks, Photojournalists

    May 1, 2017

    As we begin to move closer to the end of the 2017-18 school year, eighth graders are expected to display proper Trailblazer behavior in order to avoid severe consequences. On April 19, 2017, Vice Principal Young, expressed traits regarding preparation and behavior issues required before the year ends....

    Mr. Young explains the expectations that remain for eighth graders in preparation for the end of the year.

    Isabella Sparks

  • Taste The Rainbow of Fun

    Taste The Rainbow of Fun

    Luke Peyton, Journalist

    May 1, 2017

    April 24-28th was Skittle Week at Travis Ranch. At the beginning of the week there was a large jar of tasty skittles and every student got to guess how many skittles were in the jar. Every day at lunch there is a different activity involving skittles, but more importantly it allowed students to get...

    Sixth grader, Jack Ramirez, participates in the Skittles Week water balloon toss activity with his friends, during lunch.

    Austin Dale

Health Care Bill Rejected

Dylan Shube, Journalist

On the 23rd of March, in Washington, D.C., the Republican Party was unsuccessful to repeal and replace Obamacare, or Affordable Care Act, with AHCA, or American Health Care Act. Speaker of the House, Paul Ryan, believes...

April 20, 2017No Comments

Teacher Feature

Teacher Feature

Stephanie Weitzman, Photojournalist

Travis Ranch Middle School is in a family friendly community made up of great students and staff such as Mrs. Bremer. Having taught US history among other subjects for twelve years Mrs. Bremer makes learning enjoyable which...

September 29, 2016No Comments

Winning at a Cost

Winning at a Cost

Max Boone and Ethan Pocci, Journalist

The idea that Olympic athletes pay a price for all their hard work in preparing for their events every four years, has taken on new meaning as reported by USA Today. The Rio Olympics have come and gone and while the United...

September 28, 2016No Comments

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Having a Ball

AJ Santamaria and Ethan Pocci

Travis Ranch is currently holding its annual three on three basketball tournament where sixth, seventh, and eighth graders compete against each other for the school championship. The teams consist of three people and an optional...

May 22, 2017No Comments

  • Angels News and Notes May 22, 2017
  • Trailblazers Shine in 3rd Annual District Track Meet May 12, 2017
  • Local Hoops Star Makes Good Back East April 24, 2017
  • Dedicated From the Waves Up April 18, 2017

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Knott Just Another Field Trip

Luke Peyton, Photojournalist

Going to Knott’s Berry Farm at the end of the year has been a tradition at Travis Ranch Middle School for all eighth grade Travis Ranch students going off to high school. Knott’s Berry Farm is a midwest...

May 22, 2017No Comments

Free Time Favorite

April 17, 2017

Break Time

Break Time

April 17, 2017

Pride Day

Pride Day

April 6, 2017

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The student news site of Travis Ranch Middle School
The student news site of Travis Ranch Middle School