The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

The Student News Site of Van Nuys High School

The Mirror

ASB members take down the decorative lights following the postponement announcement after spending the day setting up for the Homecoming dance.
Covid concerns cause Homecoming Dance to be postponed
By Angelina Gevorgyan and Angelica VenturinaPublished October 1, 2021
Senior Heidy Rosales-Castillo closes her eyes as she gets her first dose of the covid-19 vaccine on Wednesday, Sept. 29.
California becomes the first state to require covid-19 vaccinations for students
By Emma Salehi, Current Events/Features Staff Writer • Published October 1, 2021
The facts
How covid spreads
• Through droplets when an infected person coughs or sneezes
• Close personal contact, such as caring for an infected person
The symptoms
• Fever
• Cough
• Shortness of breath
Protect yourself
• Wear a face mask
• Get vaccinated
• Stay home when you are sick
• Limit close contact with people who are sick
• Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
• Avoiding unnecessary touching of your eyes, nose or mouth,
• If soap and water is not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol

— Ani Tutunjyan
Vaccination stations set up in the small gym allow for students and adults to get vaccinated safely.
The road to normalcy | Covid-19 vaccinations offered on campus
By Isabella Thomas, Staff Photographer • Published September 29, 2021
Ouch! A person is awaiting her jab of the covid-19 vaccine.
Do students & faculty agree with mandatory vaccines?
By Shaan Bhatia, Online Editor in Chief • Published September 11, 2021
English teacher Jon Peterson and a student are taking the covid-19 test on the quad on May 12.
Nine covid-19 cases confirmed during first week of in-person instruction
By Shaan Bhatia and Ani TutunjyanPublished August 22, 2021
CDC issued vaccine passport after taking a covid-19 vaccine.
One step closer to normal
By Shaan Bhatia, Online Editor in Chief • Published April 7, 2021
A working coronavirus vaccine may be readily available in the US by the end of the year.
Variants vs. vaccines | California’s covid-19 outbreak
By Eleonora Badikyan and Angelina GevorgyanPublished April 6, 2021
FOCUS | Student screen time rises
FOCUS | Student screen time rises
By Ani Tutunjyan, Executive & Print Editor-in-Chief • Published November 21, 2020
He had covid, which "definitely isn't fake"
By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-Chief • Published November 20, 2020
Pfizer's coronavirus vaccine shows 95% effectiveness
By Eleonora Badikyan, Staff Writer • Published November 18, 2020
Crazy coronavirus coiffure
By Itzel Gallardo and Gwen LangiPublished November 18, 2020
PHOTO STORY | Teaching from campus during a pandemic
By Ivan Delgado, Photo Editor • Published November 13, 2020
Crazy covid customers demand to speak to the manager
By Adriana Contreras, Staff Writer • Published November 10, 2020
Athletes coming back to campus
By Andre Rodas, Print Editor-in-Chief • Published November 9, 2020
Performing in a quarantine
By Briana Jasso and Anzhela HarutyunyanPublished November 6, 2020
Cheerleaders forced to chant from home
By Antony Nepeyvoda, Design & Layout Editor • Published November 5, 2020
How to celebrate Halloween safely during a pandemic
By Angelina Gevorgyan, Current Events/Features Editor • Published October 22, 2020