The student news site of Quartz Hill High School

The Ubiquity

  • A Student Guide to Teacher Lies

    A Student Guide to Teacher Lies

    By Sydney Smith, Staff Writer

    March 17, 2017

    We all know teaching massive amounts of sweaty, disrespectful students who really, really do not want to be in school is difficult. Sometimes, educators take advantage of the fact that they are always right and tell little white lies to help make their jobs a bit easier. Here is a list of lies that our teachers tell us all the time, and what those lies truly mean. “I don't pick favorites.” ...

    Picture by pintrest.com

  • Things To Do Over Spring Break

    Things To Do Over Spring Break

    By Naila Gonzalez, Staff Writer

    March 17, 2017

    Spring has finally arrived and it's time for us to start thinking about things to do over spring break. Every year, I'm excited for a break from school, but when I get home I think to myself, “Well what now?” If you get easily bored like I do, here are some fun things to do over spring break. 1. Relaxation My number one favorite pastime is to relax. This is key to “de-stress” from a long,...

    Picture by Naila Gonzalez

  • Who is Mrs. McElroy?

    Who is Mrs. McElroy?

    By Katie Wilson, Staff Writer

    March 17, 2017

    Mrs. McElroy is an astounding English teacher at Quartz Hill High School. She has worked in the Antelope Valley High School District for many years and enjoys teaching high school students. She always makes learning enjoyable and interesting. Mrs. McElroy is a Quartz Hill alumnus. During high school, she participated in both band and journalism. She was the advertising director for the Ubiquity...

    Mrs. McElroy

    Picture by Katie Wilson

  • Player Profile: Isaac Kim

    Player Profile: Isaac Kim

    By Noor Gill, Staff Writer

    March 17, 2017

    Isaac Kim is a well known tennis player in the Antelope Valley. At first glance, Isaac Kim does not seem like much of a threat, but his game speaks for itself. He is a huge competitor to opposing teams as soon as he steps on the court, hitting the ball with perfect topspin and accuracy. As the number one varsity singles player for the Quartz Hill Rebels, it is clear that Isaac Kim will dominate th...

    Picture by Noor Gill

  • Student Profile: Weston Fitzgerald

    Student Profile: Weston Fitzgerald

    By Aditya Shivaram, Staff Writer

    March 17, 2017

    Quartz Hill High School recently held its annual elections to elect officers for both ASB and each of the four classes. This year, a young and aspiring junior, Weston Fitzgerald, won the ASB treasurer position, which he will assume at the beginning of the new academic year. Weston won by a wide margin, and many of the students exercised their right to vote by showing their support for their favor...

    Weston Fitzgerald at a band event

  • A Preview on the Multicultural Assembly

    A Preview on the Multicultural Assembly

    By Amrita Sandhu and Audrey Limb

    March 10, 2017

    For the 18th consecutive year, Multicultural Club will be hosting its annual assembly in the big gym celebrating all cultures. The assembly will take place during 3rd period on Friday, March 10th and will include performances from different cultures around the world. The club officers are in charge of coordinating the performances, overseeing dances, and ensuring the assembly is a success. To prepare...

    Picture by Inderpreet Laly

News

Who is Mrs. McElroy?

Who is Mrs. McElroy?

By Katie Wilson, Staff Writer

Mrs. McElroy is an astounding English teacher at Quartz Hill High School. She has worked in the Antelope Valley High School District for many years and enjoys teaching high school students. She always makes learning enjoyable and interesting. Mrs. McElroy is a Quartz Hill alumnus. During high school, she p...

March 17

Student Profile: Weston Fitzgerald

Student Profile: Weston Fitzgerald

By Aditya Shivaram, Staff Writer

Quartz Hill High School recently held its annual elections to elect officers for both ASB and each of the four classes. This year, a young and aspiring junior, Weston Fitzgerald, won the ASB treasurer position, which he will assume at the beginning of the new academic year. Weston won by a wide ...

March 17

A Preview on the Multicultural Assembly

A Preview on the Multicultural Assembly

By Amrita Sandhu and Audrey Limb

For the 18th consecutive year, Multicultural Club will be hosting its annual assembly in the big gym celebrating all cultures. The assembly will take place during 3rd period on Friday, March 10th and will include performances from different cultures around the world. The club officers are in charge of...

March 10

Robotics at Quartz Hill High School

Robotics at Quartz Hill High School

By Averie Burke, Staff Writer

Quartz Hill High School has a First Robotics Competition / Challenge team that has been doing some interesting things. A member of the FRC club, Kevin Cao, explains, “Basically, every year, we have a different game to play using our robots, and the game is announced in early January. On the first...

March 10

View All »

Sports

Player Profile: Isaac Kim

Player Profile: Isaac Kim

By Noor Gill, Staff Writer

Isaac Kim is a well known tennis player in the Antelope Valley. At first glance, Isaac Kim does not seem like much of a threat, but his game speaks for itself. He is a huge competitor to opposing teams as...

March 17

Golden League Swim Meet

Golden League Swim Meet

By Hanna Hoang, Assistant Editor

Quartz Hill’s Rebels swim team has kicked off its season with a great start. The team recently competed in the Golden League Pentathlon swim meet, at the Eastside Pool on Saturday, March 4th. The...

March 10

Boys Varsity Tennis Review

Boys Varsity Tennis Review

By Daniel Cho, Staff Writer

With the Golden League season starting for the Quartz Hill Rebels boys tennis team, there is much to look forward to this year. Since the team has few seniors, the sophomore and junior classes rule the tea...

March 10

Soccer Season Review

Soccer Season Review

By Noor Gill, Sraff Writer

By this time, most of our winter sports teams have ended their seasons and have reached the playoffs. One of these teams, the Quartz Hill Boy’s Soccer Team, sadly missed their shot in the playoffs due ...

March 3

Quartz Hill Boys’ Varsity Basketball CIF Play-Offs

Quartz Hill Boys’ Varsity Basketball CIF Play-Offs

February 24

Who are Quartz Hill’s Track Runners?

Who are Quartz Hill’s Track Runners?

February 24

View All »

A&E

Top Party Schools To Visit This Spring Break

Top Party Schools To Visit This Spring Break

By Tiffany Tran, Staff Writer

Looking for a fun way to enjoy your spring break? Head to the top party schools in California, and dance the night away. Have a safe and fun road trip with a couple of friends! Nothing is better than having...

March 17

Things To Do Over Spring Break

Things To Do Over Spring Break

By Naila Gonzalez, Staff Writer

Spring has finally arrived and it's time for us to start thinking about things to do over spring break. Every year, I'm excited for a break from school, but when I get home I think to myself, “Well what...

March 17

Oscars Review – Glamour and Gaffs

Oscars Review – Glamour and Gaffs

By Shruthi Kumar, Staff Writer

Ah, the Oscars. The award show that always leaves the audience looking to go see the great movies that they have missed and always gives the media something to fuss about. This year, it was extremely con...

March 10

Artist Profile: Tyler Liegmann

Artist Profile: Tyler Liegmann

By Alyssa Hoffman, Staff Writer

It is no secret that here at Quartz Hill we have a large number of students who are artistically talented. The variety of the skills these students possess is displayed all over campus: on the doors o...

March 10

A Day at the Getty Villa

A Day at the Getty Villa

March 3

Spring Break Vacation Destinations

Spring Break Vacation Destinations

March 3

View All »

Showcase

  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test

Sports

  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
  • test
The student news site of Quartz Hill High School
The student news site of Quartz Hill High School