The Conqueror

Students Represent Los Altos in Oratory and Rotary Speech Contests

Britney Cundiff

February 21, 2018

Filed under Features

Over the last few weeks, some students at Los Altos have taken up the opportunity to compete in speech contests including the Oratory Contest, the Rotary Contest, and the Lion’s Club Contest.  These students took the prompt...

Los Altos Academy of Engineering tours Mt. Sac Campus

Karla Galaviz

February 21, 2018

Filed under News

Two curious seniors and one daring junior were able to create a robot and learn more about engineering programs on a college tour. This month the Los Altos’ Academy of Engineering had the honor to tour and see the engineering...

Senior Class Takes Home Clash of the Classes Trophy Again

Bianca Flores

February 21, 2018

Filed under News

The most epic spirit event of the year took place on Friday night, February 9 in the gym. It was up to the participants to compete in games to earn point for their class, but in the end the class of 2018 came out on top. Like...

Girls Soccer Has Senior Night And Successfully Wins Their Game

Alexis Cardenas

February 21, 2018

Filed under News, Sports

The Varsity Girls Soccer team had their Senior Night and was able to pull out a win for their last game on their home field and brings smiles to their fans. On February 5, the girls’ soccer team came out hungry for a win...

LAHS Dance Team Dances the Night Away at District Dance Festival

Brianna Arellano

February 21, 2018

Filed under News

Annually, the community of Hacienda Heights and its board representatives host the District Dance Festival for the four high school dance teams of HLPUSD. The event is put together for the purpose of fine arts appreciation. This...

Los Altos Football Escapes A Close One

Damien Alvarado

October 31, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Los Altos football team escaped a close one, on senior night, at home against the West Covina Bulldogs. The Conquerors clinched their playoff spot for the 2017 season, but home field advantage will play a huge factor in this...

Girls to Women Strives to Support Members and Empower Women

Britney Cundiff

October 31, 2017

Filed under Features

Bringing Los Altos students together to talk about important issues, to help each other out in their daily lives, and to empower women are just some of the goals of the new Girls to Women club that meets every Wednesday at lunch...

M.O.V.E. Making Our Voices Echo in the Wake of Hurricanes

Douglas Lin

October 31, 2017

Filed under Uncategorized

Every Monday during lunch in room J12, Los Altos M.O.V.E. (Making Our Voices Echo) meets to address issues across the globe. As a newly established club, M.O.V.E. is a youth-led vision club advocating for awareness on a many number...

A Community That Sticks Together; Gains Succession Together

Brianna Arellano

October 31, 2017

Filed under News

At the early start of 8:00 AM on October 7th, volunteers, district officials, school staffs, and many throughout the community made their way towards the annual Hacienda La Puente District Open House. The event consisted of many bo...

Controversial’ Halloween Costumes: Let’s Talk About That

Jasmine Fuentes

October 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion

Halloween in schools are usually filled with harmless fun, classmates and teachers dressed in funny or clever costumes. However, when Halloween falls on a weekday, there is some controversy that comes with it. This may effect...

Los Altos Football Holds on to Late Lead to Defeat Chino

Damien Alvarado

October 31, 2017

Filed under Sports

Los Altos played away facing off against Chino in a league game which had playoff implications. The Conquerors have strugggled on offense as of late, finding no answers in passing nor the run game. This game was full of touchdowns...

Dark Harbor the Queen Mary Prepare to Scream

Briana Munoz

October 31, 2017

Filed under A & E

The Dark Harbor Queen Mary is an event that takes place during the fall and Halloween time. It starts on September 28th and ends on November 1, 2017.This event includes monsters, and mazes that are unforgettable. ​The Dark Harbor ev...