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2018-2019 Staff

Millie M

Hi I'm Millie and I like to spend time with my friends and family. I love going to the beach with my friends. My favorite animal is a horse :)

Juliana N

I am Juliana and I love to do many things. One thing that I enjoy is going to the beach and going in the ocean. I also like to play soccer, in which I play defense for my team. I have scored from defense a few times, but not that...

Henry C

Hey, I am Henry. I love national parks and all outdoorsy things. I also play lacrosse. I have 3 other siblings who all team up and bully me because I am the smallest. I love animals, as you can see by my profile pic, my favorites...

Zeke C

I like to play piano and I really like to write music on the piano. I also like to play video games, sometimes. I love beach volleyball and my dad teaches it. I also like to play basketball too, which my dad also can coach. I...

A.J. Witten

I am a  7th grade student here at HVS. This year(2019) is the only year I will be a writer for the paper because I am moving to Connecticut. I spend most of my time doing homework, reading, watching movies, hanging out with friends,...

Georgia M.

Hi, I'm Georgia! I like to swim and hang out with my friends and family. I do competitive swimming almost every night of the week. I have a dog named Foxy who is super sweet and crazy. My favorite food is a burger and fries from...

Sabrina A

In my free time I like to go to the beach, hang out with my friends, or go swimming so that I can always be active. I like to do many activities like going for a hike or run. I used to be on a cheer team and do gymnastics. My...

Rutley B

My name is Rutley, I live in Redondo with my family. I also live with my sister but we don't talk about her. As you can see by my featured image, my favorite restaurant in the world is Chick Fil A and will always be Chick Fil...

Juliet S

Hey ya'll it's Juliet. I am going it be explaining my interests and hobbies. My interests include eating Chick Fil A, volleyball, dance, hanging with friends, singing, shopping,  and watching you tube. My favorite you tuber is...

Davis S.

Hi, my name is Davis. I am a 7th grader at HVS. I moved to this school in 4th grade, and I am originally from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. I have a dog, a husky, and I run for HVS cross country in the fall. I like to play golf,...

Leo k

Hi I'm Leo, I like to skateboard, snowboard, surf, basically anything that relates to board sports I'm all over it. I love spending time with my friends and family. My favorite subject is PE because I think that exercise is important...

Amelia S.W.

Hi, I am Amelia and I am in 7th grade. I love living by the beach in the summer, it's the best. I love to hang out with my friends and family. I have 1 sister and 1 brother and I love being with them. I also love animals, my family...

Tucker F

Welcome to the most lit site in the world. My name is Tucker, and I enjoy playing basketball. I have a dog that is small, white and very nice. I like going to the Beach with friends. I like to go to San Francisco and I love the...

Ava M

Hi my name is Ava! I love sports, especially dance, basketball and soccer. I also love to hang out with my friends and family. My favorite food is sushi it is really delicious. When I'm older I would like to become a dancer. Dancing...

Slater S

Hello, my name is Slater. I am a 7th grader at HVS. I enjoy playing sports like baseball and sometimes football. I also enjoy playing video games and hanging out with my friends. My favorite sports team is the Los Angeles Dodgers...

Dylan S

First off I love basketball. I play about six days a week and I always love playing. I play a basketball tournament almost every weekend, which may seem like a lot but after a while you get used to it. I also love hanging out...

William .T

My name is William. I like to go surfing, kayaking, and swimming with my friends. My favorite type of food is eel sushi, steak, and hamburgers. I like to go to the beach once in a while. My favorite holiday is April Fools day....

Noah

What's up? My name is Noah Becker. I like going to the beach with my friends and family. I have one brother who is a grade older than me. Besides going to the beach, I like to play Xbox, play basketball, and football. I am 12 ...

Bobby

I really like soccer, baseball, basketball, and football. They are my favorite sports. I love both watching and playing them. I was born in Walnut Creek, California. I have 4 brothers and sisters. I love them all and they are...

Nicole K

What's up? My name is Nicole. I live with my mom, dad, and little brother. In my free time, I love hanging out with friends and going to the beach. I also enjoy playing soccer, playing games with my brother, shopping, and goi...

Eloise W

Hi my name is Eloise! I love ice cream, traveling, and swimming. I have traveled to many different places in the world including Europe.  When I travel I love to take a lot of pictures and try many new foods. I also do Junior...

Matthew K

Hello, my name is Matthew. I love to play baseball and hang out with my friends. I also love to go to the beach with my friends in the summer. I like to ride my bike and skateboard around town as well. I have been playing baseball...

Jacob C

I used to have one dog. He was a brown Labrador Retriever. I like to snowboard. My favorite color is blue. I went to Maui, Hawaii recently and I had a fun time. My brother is three years old. I am 12 years old. My favorite food...

Tegan W

My name is Tegan and I like to go surfing and to play video games. My favorite food is sushi and my favorite dessert is mint flavored ice cream cake. I also like to go camping and I like to go fishing. I also know how to make...

Owen F.

Hi, my name is Owen. I really enjoy basketball and playing video games. I enjoy traveling to Boston, because that's where most of my family lives. My favorite thing is sports. I love sports because I love playing and watching...

Kendall C

One of my favorite things to do, and my biggest hobby, is dance. I have been dancing for about nine years. Dancing is something I really enjoy because I get to just think about my moves and nothing else. I also really enjoy traveling,...

Ariana G

Hello, my name is Ariana! In my free time I like to play beach volleyball, and hang out with my friends. I also like to travel with my family! My favorite places I've traveled to are Italy, Australia, France, and Costa Rica. I...

Elina W

Hello, I'm Elina. I love to write stories, and illustrate them too. I hope I can get a job later on in my life that has to do with grammar and law. I would love to become a lawyer. My weakest subject in school is math and my strongest...

Lily H

Hi Im Lily! I enjoy using technology and editing images or videos. Im very interested in free writing and journalism and would like to pursue that in the future. In my free time, I often play games such as roblox, or go on social...

Skyler W

Hello, my name is Skyler and I love drawing, music, and TV. My favorite music artists are Michael Jackson and Prince, but I enjoy every music genre except for country. I love to draw, especially painting even though I may not...

Clairette L

Hi, my name is Clairette, but most people know me by Claire. I do track cycling and love to be at the beach. I enjoy reading and it's never too soon to try new things. One of my favorite book series' are the Harry Potter books....

Stavros D.

🇬🇷 Hello, I'm Stavros. I am from Athens, Greece. I travel to Greece a lot! I like to cook, play video games, and learn about history—preferably European History. I've been to Germany, Austria, Greece and Nevada...

Luca W.

Hello, my name is Luca. Writing stories is usually fun for me when I get to make up my own plots. I also love to surf and go to the beach. I like to go to school and learn new things. A fun fact about me is that i'm originally...

Sara S

Hello! My name is Sara, I like to be outside, play golf, hang out with my friends, and go for runs. I love traveling to different places, but I've only been to Hawaii and Nevada, which were really fun. I also like to see my family...

Sarah M.

Hello! My name is Sarah. I play tennis competitively, and play almost every day. I like to hang out with my friends. One of my favorite things to do is go shopping, especially in high end stores. I love to travel intercontinental,...

Katherine B

My name is Katherine Barrio. My favorite animal is a panda and my favorite food is chocolate chip pancakes. The farthest place I have traveled to would be Washington D.C. I have also traveled to Northern California, Las Vegas,...

Kylie C

Hi my name is Kylie, I like cats because they are soft and fuzzy. I like to travel because I can experience new things. I do dance because it is fun. I play volleyball because it is fun. I love the beach because it is fun and...

Rhys Chiu

I arrived at this school in October. I moved here from New York so this is a big change. I don't like it too much here. I enjoy traveling to new places, and out of anywhere else, I want to go to Italy the most. I like sports (mostly...

Salomé

Hi, my name is Salomé, and I'm 13 years old! I'm from France, originally, but I live in California. I love writing, photography and art. My favorite types of books to read are fiction books, thrillers, and science-fiction books,...

Jack S

Hi, my name is Jack. I like to play and watch sports, hang out with my friends, and travel. My favorite sports are football, soccer, and baseball. I also love skiing. Every year we ski about 3 times, usually in Utah, or we just...

Kaili

My name is Kaili, and I love to write and draw. My favorite things to write about are nature and fantasy short stories. I love all types of animals, but hamsters are my favorite. When with my friends, I love skateboarding, making...

Trinity

My name is Trinity, I am a person who is positive about almost every aspect of life. There are many things I like to do, to see, and to experience. I like to watch videos; I like to think, I like to dream; I like to talk, I like...

Kellen H.

Hi, my name is Kellen. I go to Hermosa Valley School and I am in in 7th grade. I like to ski, travel, go, do stuff with friends, do stuff with family and other stuff.I have been to Bali, Barcelona, Ibiza, Mexico, Costa Rica, and...

Kyrstin K.

Hello! My name is Kyrstin and I am in 7th grade. I live with my mother and my sister. I was born in Indiana and I lived there for four years. My whole family lives in Indiana except my cousin Jessie. I moved to California was...

Veronica M.

Hi, I am Veronica. In my free time i like to go to the beach with my friends and I like to go to the movies. My friends and I like to play soccer at lunch even though that is not my favorite sport. My favorite sport is swimming...

Kinzie M.

Hey! My name is Kinzie and I am in 7th grade. I live with my mother and father, I have lived in Hermosa Beach, CA my whole life. I love to hang out with my friends and I love to play soccer, my favorite thing to do is write short...

Hudson P.

Hi, my name is Hudson, and I am in 7th grade. I have lived in California my whole life. I love watching the Texas Longhorns play football. My favorite sport to play is water polo, because I love swimming. I love hanging out with...

Mark A.

My name is Mark, I lived in Russia🇷🇺 for 6 years and am new at HVS. I play lacrosse and do swim team, I enjoy traveling and snow sports. I have a dog named Fang, and also like math, video games, and creative riding...

Dane G.

Hi, I'm Dane. I go to Hermosa Valley School. I am 13 years old and my favorite sports are basketball and baseball. The things that I enjoy the most are playing video games and hanging out with my friends. My favorite foods are...

Juliann K.

Hello, my name is Juliann. I live with my mom, dad, brother, dog, and lizard. I am a very creative person who loves the beach. I play volleyball and I love to dance. In my free time I like to read, paint, hang out with my friends...

Gianna S.

Hi, my name is Gianna. In my free time I like to play soccer, hang out with my friends, and go to the beach. I love traveling all over the world. I've been to many places such as Italy, Spain, Germany, Hawaii, London, and many...

Ava B.

Hi, my name's Ava, I attend Hermosa Valley Middle School. I love writing, reading, and history. I'm excited to be part of the Daily Dolphin this year! Outside of school, I enjoy art, theater, hanging out with my friends, and helping...

Alito M.

I am Alito, I go to Hermosa Valley school and I am 13 years old. I like to go to the beach, play baseball, and play video games. My favorite food is steak and my favorite restaurant Houston's. My favorite subject in school is...

Danielle D.

Hello, my name is Danielle and I am in the seventh grade at Hermosa valley. I enjoy math and social studies. During my free time I like to do martial arts, volleyball, and play with my dogs. My family is made up of my mom, dad,...

Luke K.

Hello, my name is Luke. I am a 7th grader at HVS and I love everything to do with the ocean. I surf, swim, skim board, boogie board, and body surf. I live with my mom, dad, and my sister. I also have a dog that is 16 years old....

Kimberly H.

Hello! my name is Kimberly. I got to HVS and I'am in 7th grade. I like to swim and play water polo. I have been doing this since I was about 8 years old.

Kate T.

Hello my name is Kate. I am in 7th grade and I am 12 years old. I was born here in California and live with my mom, dad, and brother. I play many sports but by far my favorite is softball. I have played softball for my whole life...

Thomas F.

My name is Thomas, and I am 12 years old. I have lived in California my whole life, and I enjoy the weather here. I enjoy playing sports, like soccer, rugby, baseball, and many others. I have 3 fish, 2 cats, and one dog named...

Reid R.

My name is Reid. Some things I like to do for fun everyday is to play basketball and hang out with friends and family. My family and I have been all over America and we have been other places internationally to. Some places that...

Rachel L.

Hi, I'm Rachel. I have a dog (Havanese) that is 2 years old named Minnie. I moved to Hermosa Beach two years ago from Illinois. I like going to the beach with my friends and playing volleyball.

Giovanni L.

Hi, my name is Giovanni and I am attending 2018-2019 school year here at Hermosa Valley Middle School. I am a 7th grader. My favorite sport is swimming, because it doesn't always require a team to do and is a fun sport to play....

Mackenzie W.

W.Hey, I'm Mackenzie. I'm 12 years old and my favorite thing to do is gymnastics. I have been doing gymnastic since I was 3 years old and and am now on the junior olympics team. If I'm not at gym my favorite things to do is hang...

Jackson Daw

I'm Jackson and I am from London, but have lived in the states for about three years now. I'm a cool person. I play drums and have for about 6 years now. Any excuse to lay I will take. I LOVE music (a lot of di...

Greta

Hello, my name is Greta. I play tennis and basketball, I also enjoy playing volleyball however, I do not play it competitively. I like to shop and hang out with my friends. I love to do back flips at Skyzone and I like to be very...

Kaila

I'm Kaila (KY-LA). I enjoy playing volleyball, and I am on the Surfside 14 Gold team. I have one sister in my family of 4.  I am into pop music, and I love the artist Billie Eilish, her songs are amazing.  My favorite song of...

Jin

Greetings, my name is Jin, and I am a person that likes a wide variety. I like to play soccer and swim. I also like to collect gemstones. I love to travel to Tokyo, Japan and I love to experience the things and culture they have....

Alexander

My name is Alexander and one things about me would be that my favorite sport is soccer. I like it because it is a fast paced game that almost never stops while it is being played. My favorite animal is a cat because I have a pet...

Lucine

Some things about me are, things that I love playing lacrosse it is my favorite sport. I love animals and being outdoors, I love swimming and hanging out at the beach, I've been going to the beach for a very long time. My favorite...

Charlie

I play volleyball and basketball. I have a brother that plays volleyball on the varsity team for Mira Costa. I like to play Xbox and I have my own box T.V. in my bedroom. I like to play with my friends and go to a park. I love...

Miranda

Hi I'm Miranda, I was born in sunny Hermosa Beach, California and currently live here with my family. I enjoy many things such as creating online videos for people to watch, designing things such as clothing and houses, and doing...

Mathias

I was born in Milan Italy and moved to America in 2014. I am an Italian citizen and speak Italian fluently. Some of my favorite pastimes are learning about past wars and playing with my legos and I want to be an Engineer when...

Jaiden

I play football and basketball. I also like to play with my dog and do nothing. I have one brother who goes to Mira Costa . On my free time I like to play video games on xbox, hangout with friends, and go outside. I also like...

Gwynn

Hi, I am Gwynn. I really want to travel the world when i'm older because I live visiting new places. I have 3 siblings and love going to the beach. I play volleyball, soccer, and sometimes lacrosse on my free time. I play on...

Kyle

Hello, My name is Kyle. I like to play Basketball, Golf, and Pickle ball with my friends. Some of my favorite foods are Steak, French Fires and Cheeseburgers. I also really enjoy hanging out with my friends and going down to the...

Sienna

I play beach volleyball, and I enjoy singing. I also love going to amusement parks like Magic Mountain, Knotts Berry Farm, California Adventure, and Disneyland. I have 2 french bulldogs. One of them in 1 years old, and the other...

Aidan

Hi! My name is Aidan. I enjoy things like Music, Volleyball, Art, Video Games, and More! I was born in Vancouver, Canada. I really like to Ski, I have been to many places around the country to Ski, such as Whistler (I used to...

Ava

Hi, my name is Ava. I was born in Tampa, Florida. I lived there until I was about 5.  I have 1 sibling. His name is miles. My family and I like to go to the beach and the pier a lot. I usually play volleyball with my parents...

Gabriella

Hi my name is Gabriella. Some things you should know about me is, I have a twin sister. You can commonly find me singing or dancing. I do theater and I love to be on stage. I am good with people and I love animals. I have a pet...

Gretchen

Hi, my name is Gretchen. My family is pretty athletic and I have two older brothers, Liam and James. I have been skiing since I was two. I broke my right arm in an elevator when I was six. I previously broke my arm with the James...

Erica

Hi! I'm Erica. I like to sketch and make art of people. I have lived in many places like Norway and Estonia. I love to travel, and would love to explore many different continents. I like to go hiking in nature, but also more relaxed...

Ashley

Hi, I'm Ashley. I love to dance and hang out with friends in my free time. I have two younger brothers too. I was born in Hermosa Beach, California. I have lived in Hermosa Beach my whole life. My favorite food is alfredo pasta....

Kailena

Hi!  My name is Kailena and I am a school newspaper editor.  I enjoy the beach, swimming, and sports.  I have experience in many sports including volleyball, swim, and figure skating.  I love to travel and explore new things...

spencer

My name is Spencer. In my free time I like to play video games, hang out with friends. and play baseball. I am also on a club baseball team.

jane

My name is Jane. I love when the weather is really hot because then you can go to the beach and have ice cream. When I go to the beach I usually go with my best friends. After we go to the beach for a couple hours we go get our...

Sarah

Hi! My name is Sarah I am I am in 7th grade and I go to Hermosa Valley School. I like to play softball, hang out with my friends, and go to the beach. My favorite colors are yellow and purple. I have a pet pug named Louie. My...

Ayaka

My name is Ayaka and I am in 7th grade. I live with my mom, dad, my little sister and my baby brother. I was born in Japan and moved to Singapore when I was 6 years old. We lived in Singapore for 4 years then moved here to California...

William

Hello my name is Will. My real name is William. I have a dog which is named Molly, my sister is named Ella, and my mom and dad (Gemma and Marcus). I was born in England and lived there until I was 7 years old. I am now 12 years...

Nicholai

I enjoy being outside, moving around, and playing sports. Baseball and basketball are the two sports I play competitively. I have gone all around the country for baseball. Another thing is, I like to do is play catch with a Frisbee....

Audrey

My name is Audrey. When I grow up, I want to be C.S.I./Homicide Detective. My favorite band is Why Don't We, I am a limelight. My favorite movie is Maze Runner: Death Cure. My favorite candy is Milk-duds. Well....  BAI

Lily

Hello there! My name is Lily and I attend Hermosa Valley School as a seventh grader. I enjoy drawing, painting, and playing ukulele.  I love bright colors, my best friends, my sister, and jellyfish.   My favorite subjects in...

Veronica

All About Me: Veronica My twin sister and I were born on February third in 2006. When we turned about two months old we moved to Burgos, Spain to join my mother's family. Since then we alternated our time in each country. We...

Sia

I was born in Torrance,California. I am 12 years old and I have a 14 year old brother. I have lived in Hermosa Beach my whole life and moved to Hermosa Valley in 3rd grade. I enjoy dancing, playing volleyball, and going to the...

Andrew

I like dogs, video games, candy, and gum.

Anthony

My name is Anthony. I was born in Torrance, California. I like playing games and going to the beach. I can play the drums and the piano. I have two cats. Their names are Henry and Willow.

skyler

Hi, my name is Skyler and I love to do sports and go outdoors 🥾. I also like going to the beach. My favorite color is orange and my favorite animal is a lion. I play volleyball for fun at the beach with my Friends. I...

Evan

Hello. My name is Evan, I am a 7th Grader at Hermosa Valley School, and I am a writer/proofer/evidence finder for the Daily Dolphin. Some of my hobbies are drawing, spray painting (but not vandalism!), watching and playing Fortnite,...

Tanner

My name is Tanner and I am 12 years old. I was born in Kauai and lived there for a couple of years. Then I moved to Arizona and finally Hermosa Beach. I live in a family of four and have one dog. I play basketball on a travel...

Payton

Hai! 👋 My name is Payton and I am cool 😎. I have two doggies and one cat 🐶🐶🐱.  I am a cat. Meow. I really love dogs and cats and I want to be a doctor when I grow up. I have a little...

Luke

My name is Luke and I'm 13 years old.  I was born and here and have been here my entire life.  I like to play baseball and lacrosse.  I also like to play playstation or xbox 360.  I also love going to the beach and hanging...

Evan

My name is Evan and I like playing hockey, playing fortnite and hiking. I go to Portugal and Michigan every year. I have a younger brother who also plays hockey. I am a boy scout.

Emmersyn

Hello, My name is Emmersyn and I am in 7th grade at Hermosa Valley School. I have an older brother in 8th grade and a younger sister in 4th grade.  I play club ice hockey and club soccer. I have been playing hockey for 5 months...

Jake

Hi my name is Jake. I am the oldest which I have 1 sister. My family is me, my mom, dad, sister and two dogs. I like to play baseball and I am pretty good at it. I also go to the beach sometimes and hangout with friends. I like...

Riley

Hi! My name is Riley! I love dogs and drawing. I have a dog named Rascal, he's a Volpeno Italiano. In my free time I spend time playing volleyball, drawing, hanging out with friends, walking my dog, or going to the beach. I also...

Mia

My name is Mia. One thing I like to do outside of school is to do swim team. I do swim four nights a week and do a swim meet once every two weeks. I like to be active outside of school and I like to keep myself busy during the...

Gabby

My name is Gabby and I am in the seventh grade at Hermosa Valley. In my free time I like to go to the beach, hang out with my friends, and play volleyball. My favorite food is sushi and my favorite colors are red, yellow, and...

Katherine

My name is Katherine Sootkoos. I am in 7th grade in Hermosa Valley. I love dogs and swimming. My best stroke is butterfly. I have a dog named Koa. He is a 10 month old Shih Tzu, Dacsund, Carin terrier mix.

Ella

Ella is the youngest out of three brothers. She has a dog named Nelson. She enjoys spending time with her family and playing games. She loves to read lots of books, mostly fiction. She likes to read comic books and books by Rick...

Kina

My name is Kina and I love dogs. I have one dog that I rescued, his name is Percy I enjoy playing basketball and hanging out with my friends. My favorite food is sushi. I love to travel, a couple of places that I've been to are...

zoey

Hello, I'm Zoey. I am in 7th grade at Hermosa Valley School .  My favorite food is sushi and celery. I love dogs and I have been wanting another dog since I was 5. In my own time, the time when we have no school, I like to go to the beach, hang out with friends, sleep, and play with my friends' dogs. I've lived in Hermosa since I was one and a half years old. I absolutely love this place and the community area I live in, and that I'm super pumped to be writing for the Daily Dolphin....

Ryder Mendelsohn

I love to play soccer. I usually play soccer everyday. I am on a club team called LA Galaxy. This club is very good and competitive.  I have a lot of my friends on my soccer team. We usually have 1 or 2 games on a weekend. Sometimes,...

Genevieve

In my free time I love to draw, read, adventure, and bake (even though I'm not that good). Since my mom is allergic to the fur of the cat, we got a hypoallergenic cat meaning the cat has a different type of fur that people aren't...

Gabriella

My twin sister and I were born on February 3, 2006. Shortly after we went to Spain and lived there for a while with my whole family. Our first language was Spanish. We grew up switching countries for a year and we still do. In...

Miya

When I have free time I enjoy going to the beach, when at the beach I  like swimming in the water and playing volleyball. I have three other siblings, i have two little brothers and one big brother. I have three dogs and a turtle,...

parker

Hi, my name is Parker! I like Fortnite . I am on the volleyball team. I  like to boogie boards when I go  to the beach . My favorite kind of food is Mexican. I have 2 dogs and 2 fish. I like to go to board game club.

Jessica

I love to dance, and I love seeing and hanging out with my cousins, aunts and uncles. I went to Chicago for 3 weeks and danced at the Joffrey Ballet. I am the thirty-second and the youngest cousin, therefore I have a big family....

Alejandro

Alejandro the Great: I enjoy playing sports, hanging out with my friends, and math. I cannot be inside for too long, so I like spend as much time as I can outside, whether it is for playing sports, or just enjoying nature....

Charlie

Charlie I am a student who goes to HVS. In his free time he likes to play sports, play video games, and hang out with friends. At school his favorite subjects are math, social studies, and science.

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