El Estoque

$10, 000 on the wall

$10, 000 on the wall

Gisella Joma

September 21, 2011

As students walked into the rally court on the first day of school, they were greeted by a brightly colored screen. Some students have questioned administrationís reasons for purchasing the $10,000 internal marquee on Aug. 17 rather than spending the money on new textbooks or more academic materials...

Why the marquee is okay

Why the marquee is okay

Stephanie Chang

September 8, 2011

The marquee that was attached to the side of the gym before the school year began has spurred some angry discussion amongst students: "We're in a budget crisis and yet they're spending $10,000 on a marquee! Outrageous!"Although we are indeed lacking in funds, the buying of the marquee has almost noth...