The Cinco Peso Press

The TikTok Obsession

The TikTok Obsession

Gabrielle Saldana, Reporter February 13, 2020

  Every day there are millions of people on TikTok totally obsessed, staying up all night watching videos for hours straight, learning to remake a dance, or remaking funny trends that have been popular...

Melissa Stearman: Band Booster President

Q&A With Melissa Stearman

Cameron Beauchamp, Reporter February 7, 2020

1.What are your best memories? Worst memories? Spending time with my friends and family. There's nothing better than a house full of laughter. 2. Who is your favorite relative and why? My sister, she...

Mrs. Jensen

Q&A With Mrs. Jensen

Cameron Beauchamp, Reporter February 7, 2020

1. Who has had the biggest influence on your life? My father and mother. What lessons did you learn? How to live the way they did, the importance of family, how to raise a family, the importance...

Taylor Delka

Q&A with Mrs. Delka

Cameron Beauchamp, Reporter February 1, 2020

1. Who has had the biggest influence on your life and how? My mom has been the biggest influence on me. I know that may sound cliche, but she has been able to push me towards remaining strong in the...

Julian Perales competing during a swim meet.

Swimming in a Flash

Gabrielle Saldana, Reporter January 21, 2020

  Julian Perales, sophomore, waits to hear the whistle blow like everyone else in the quiet gym to start the swim meet competition. His heart is racing, and he's anxious to do his best and swim his fastest....

Body Image

Body Image

Marsella Sims, Editor December 13, 2019

  In America, Park Nicollet Melrose Center says approximately 80% of women don’t like how they look. 34% of men aren’t satisfied with their body either. In high school, we see the same kind...

Amber Holsomback

Q&A With Amber Holsomback

Cameron Beauchamp, Reporter November 15, 2019

1. If you tell your students something about you that they wouldn’t know otherwise, what would it be? I would tell my students that I understand struggling in school because I am dyslexic and have dysgraphia;...

What Culture Brings To The Table

What Culture Brings To The Table

Cultural Diversity Adds to Campus Life.
Aaron Blackwell, Reporter November 8, 2019

Sophomore Shone Mombo moved to America from Libreville, Gabon, when he was a small child, but he’s not sure exactly when. To this day, he reminisces on memories of playing with friends and hanging out...

Q&A with Lyberde Parker

Q&A with Lyberde Parker

Sarah Knowles, Reporter November 8, 2019

Who has been the biggest influence on your life? What lessons did you learn? My grandad because he has been through a lot and he steps out of his way to make sure I'm happy.  Who has had the biggest...

single cover

Finding Herself

Selena Gomez's evolution seen in new song
Cambry Malone, Reporter November 8, 2019

After not being in the light for a while and just focusing on her new album, Selena Gomez finally released a single, “Lose You To Love Me” on Oct. 22, 2019.  The day it came out, the single was...

Load More Stories
Activate Search
EMSISD