Patriot Power

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2019-2020 Staff

Anita Ongolea

Reporter

Anita Ongolea is a 7th grade, 7A and she is a reporter here at Adventure! She loves to spend time with her sister, Mafi. Anita also enjoys reading with her sister! She does everything with Mafi! Anita’s favorite subject is P.E because she loves to stay...

Mariah Zaccheo

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Mariah Zaccheo is a 7th grader in AdVENTURE and this is her first year at AdVENTURE. She likes to play volleyball and synchronised swimming. She loves to hang out with friends and family. Her favorite subject is writing.

Dominic Ortiz

Reporter

Dominic Ortiz is an Adventure STEM student at Herman. He is in 7th grade and loves to play basketball. When he grows up he wants to be a lawyer or a professional basketball player for the Warriors. He is a reporter for the Patriot Power. His favorite...

Haruto Ishikawa

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Haruto Ishikawa likes to play soccer during his free time. He is a 7th grader and is also a reporter for the Patriot Power articles. Haruto loves to play video games, soccer and hangs out with his friends a lot. At school, he likes PE and math because...

Vanessa Mowad

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Vanessa Mowad is a 12 year old 7th grader at AdVenture STEM who isn’t very good at writing. She also spaces out a lot, which has lead to this biography being short and boring. She enjoys playing competitive hockey, drawing, reading, and gaming during...

Abigail Jimmy

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Abigail Jimmy is a funny, smart, and kind girl. In her free time, she loves to read, watch TV, play with her baby brother, and hanging out with her friends. She loves arts and crafts such as origami, stitching, and making new things everyday. Her favorite...

Payton Issa

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Payton Issa is a 7th grade student and reporter at the AdVenture Stem Program. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Some of her hobbies include reading and playing the guitar. Payton also likes to watch movies in her free time. She really...

Nathan Chadda

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Nathan Chadda is a 7th grade Adventure reporter who is a comedian who tell jokes on the spot. His friends and I enjoy soccer and he does flips to stay active. Since he is fast but has poor endurance for anything more than a quarter mile he gets really...

Benjamin Pham

Reporter

Benjamin Pham is a 7th grader in AdVENTURE STEM. He is obsessed with watching ASMR. Benjamin loves to contact his friends. His favorite subject at school is Language Arts. His favorite TV show is AFV. He loves the movie Kungfu Yoga. In fact, it is his...

Joaquin Medrano

Reporter

     Joaquin Medrano is a 7th Grader in section A and is a reporter for the Patriot Power. Joaquin enjoys having fun with family and friends and makes sure to keep a piece of his day to hangout with them. Joaquin’s hobbies include: Digital/Tradit...

Vivian Herrera Mejia

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Vivian Herrera Mejia is a 7th grade student and a reporter at AdVENTURE. She’s adventurous , and gets along with most people easily. She loves the cold, loves eating fast food, mexican food, and trying new kinds of foods. Vivian loves to play video...

Storie Cuevas

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Storie Cuevas is a 7th grade student reporter to Pairot Power. She is a very lazy person, she doesn’t do a lot of stuff at home. She likes to draw and paint, she does this a lot but isn’t good that good at. She also cherishes to play video games a...

Sareenah Florez

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Sareenah Florez is a 7th grade student reporter for Patriot Power. She is ambitious and likes long walks on the beach. Her life at STEM is interesting. She likes dogs and frogs because she is an animal lover. She takes pictures of cats in boots because...

Isabella Himan

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Isabella Himan is a 7th grader and reporter for Patriot Power at AdVENTURE. Isabella’s favorite movies to watch are Marvel, Pirates of the Caribbean, Jurassic World and other action movies. In her spare time, she will play some of her favorite video...

Riley Ward

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Riley Ward is a 7th grade student and reporter at AdVENTURE Stem. Riley likes to sit in a chair for hours upon hours a day and read lots of different books. She also has an army of rubber ducks, which she likes to collect in her spare time. She also likes...

Chloe Martin

Reporter

Chloe Martin is a percussionist for the zero period AdVenture band. She is currently a 7th Grade Student at the AdVenture STEM Program. She is a editor for the Patriot Power website. Chloe likes to drum, read, and write. Chloe likes to hangout with her...

William Felchlin

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William Felchlin is a 7th grade student and also a reporter for the Patriot Power website. He loves to read books and likes playing video games. A few of his hobbies are eating and playing or watching video games. His favorite subject is his Elective which i...

Juan Mejia

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Juan Mejia is a 7th grade reporter for the patriot power website. Juan likes to hang out with his friends and play video games with his friends, play basketball and a lot more. His favorite book is the Percy Jackson series.He likes cars especially exotic...

Yutong Cui

Reporter

Yutong Cui is a 7th grader at AdVenture that you would normally find playing Minecraft or checking his School Loop all day. When he is not being such a homebody, he is usually feeding his fish or playing basketball outside. He normally gets decent grades...

Brittany Martinez

Reporter

Brittany Martinez is a 7th grade student at the AdVenture STEM program. She is a reporter for Patriot Power and is a decent student. Her life at AdVENTURE STEM is not bad. Brittany is a cheerleader and has a lot of fun at cheer practice, games, and competitions....

Chloe Nguyen

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Chloe Nguyen is a 7th grade reporter for AdVenture’s Patriot Power website. Some of Chloe’s interests include listening to music, reading, and hiking. She likes to do outdoor activities, such as camping, fishing, and kayaking. Chloe loves the subjects...

Eric Cao

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Eric Cao is currently a 7th grade student at Adventure Stem. He is a Patriot Power reporter and at school his favorite subjects are math and PE. At home, he likes to watch YouTube and play Minecraft, although he still does his homework and at school he...

Mathias Varga

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Mathias Varga is a 7th grade student and a reporter for the Patriot Power. Mathias likes to hang out with his friends online. Some of Mathias’ hobbies include reading, playing video games and exercising. At school, his favorite subject is science bec...

Samantha Hogen-Esch

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Samantha Hogen-Esch is a Patriot Power editor at AdVenture. She is obsessed with Harry Potter, including both the books and the movies. She prefers to go by the name “Sam” but doesn’t really mind what you call her. Sam is a 7th grader and loves...

Sophia Pfeilsticker

Reporter

Sophia Pfeilsticker just another average seventh grader who is also a reporter for the Patriot Power website. Sophia enjoys spending time with friends, doing projects, and listening to K-Pop. One of Sophia’s hobbies is watching YouTube. At school Sophia’s...

Michael Zaragoza

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Michael Zaragoza is a 7th grader and is also a reporter for the Patriot Power website. Michael is an athlete that plays soccer and four square at lunch and break. Some of Michael’s hobbies are playing competitive soccer and guitar. Michael is interested...

Dominic Marino

Reporter

Dominic Marino pranks people around the campus like tapping people's shoulders. He is a 7th grade student and a reporter for the Patriot Power. Dominic likes to play soccer or baseball with his friends, or he sits around and talks. In his free time, Dominic...

Sean Dariano

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Sean Dariano is a 7th grade student, and an 11 year old reporter for Patriot Power. His hobbies are dancing, singing, watching videos, and gaming. He does his best to be friendly, playful, smart, & fun in general. One of the best subjects to Sean...

Maryam Malik

Reporter

Maryam Malik is a 7th grade student at AdVenture STEM. She really enjoys science with Ms. Garcia and she also loves playing basketball. In 5th grade, the school had a pottery class for GATE students which was really fun! But they don’t have that anymore...

Ahmad Darwich

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Ahmad Darwich is a short boy who’s obsessed with collecting patriot bucks to become principal for a day at the AdVenture STEM Program. He plays basketball & soccer. Ahmad also has 1 brother & 2 sisters. Ahmad’s favorite subject is reading...

Izabelle Bardelmeier

Reporter

Izabelle Bardelmeier absolutely loves sports. She has played so many sports before. She is a 7th grader at AdVENTURE. Izabelle likes to hangout with friends and have fun with them. Her favorite sport is softball. She has been playing it for almost seve...

Jeanny Le

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Jeanny Le is a funny and entertaining student in 7th grade at AdVENTURE. She has been in AdVENTURE since 5th grade. She has been a competitive dancer since 2015. She also enjoys playing minecraft with her sisters. She likes to play with her family and...

Kingston Ward

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Kingston Ward is a 7th grader. He's a reporter for Herman AdVenture. He likes ramen and a bunch of other types of food. He likes hanging out with friends and family. His favorite types of movies are Marvel movies. He loves anime and other types of cartoons....

Diego Duarte

Reporter

Diego Duarte is currently a 7th grader at AdVENTURE Stem and is 12 years old at this moment. He likes to play soccer and likes to play with his siblings. He has two siblings which are 10 and 3 years old. His sister is currently at AdVENTURE and is in...

Katelyn Granados

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Katelyn Granados is a 7th grader in Herman & AdVenture. When she’s not at school, she’s either at soccer practice or watching movies at home. She loves music and is in the AdVENTURE Band. In band, she plays the trumpet. Kate loves to spend time...

Jeryah Machado

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Jeryah Machado is a 7th grade student at Herman Adventure and a reporter for the Patriot Power. In his free time he loves to do activities with family and friends. Some of Jeryah hobbies are watching movies, soccer, wrestling and playing video games....

Jerry Romero

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Jerry Romero is currently 12 years old, and is in 7th grade and has joined the Adventure STEM program 3 years ago in 5th grade. He likes to do collaboration work because he likes to talk with people. His favorite subjects in school are PE, Math, Social ...

Rachel Kang

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Rachel Kang is a 7th grade reporter for Adventure and she likes to read and write in school. In her free time, she likes to do gymnastics and she plays the piano, Rachel also plays the flute for the school band. She enjoys watching movies, her favorite...

Sophia Valle

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Sophia Valle is a Cross-Country and Track finalist who is always running and loves soccer. She is really fast, energetic, and is always laughing. Sophia's hobbies include reading, running, drawing, and playing soccer. She hopes to be a professional socc...

Tiffany Tu

Reporter

Tiffany Tu is an AdVenture student and is in 7th grade with a family of 5 being the oldest of her siblings. Being in Adventure since 5th grade and now is a reporter of the Patriot Power. Her favorite thing to do is play piano, swimming, and hangout wi...

Raphael Miranda

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Raphael Antonio Miranda was born in October 13, 2006. He finished elementary school at Sakamoto School. He is a really good swimmer, and can swim 8 laps or 200 yards in 2 minutes. He loves and plays basketball, and knows how to play piano. Raphael is...

Jacob Young

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Jacob Young is a 12 year old student at Herman Adventure. He is a semi pro Fortnite player, who spends at least 4 hours a day practicing against some of the most infamous professional players. He has earned a couple hundred dollars, so far. When he’s...

Jireh Herrera

Reporter

Jireh Herrera is a student in the Herman AdVenture program, and in her 3rd year at AdVenture. She is currently in 7th grade and she’s looking into going to 8th grade soon, still in AdVenture STEM. Somethings that Jireh enjoys are painting, drawing,...

Aaron Miranda

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Aaron Miranda is in 7th grade and is 11 years old and is at Herman Adventure Stem, in 7th grade. Aaron Miranda was apart of the basketball team in 6th grade. In his free time he likes to either play basketball or play video games.

Jane Rayna Edwin Omesh

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Jane Edwin is a 7th grade student in Adventure. She plays the flute in the Herman band . She is also a green belt in Taekwondo. She likes to play Badminton, draw, watch anime, read Webtoons and listen to K-pop. Her favorite Webtoons are Unordinary, Watermelon,...

Yousef Swaiss

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Yousef swaiss he likes drawings, playing basketball, and playing soccer. He also has collected many things from around the world including coin, money, knife, a camel sculpture, and other things. He is also really good at drawing well that is what he...

Jacob Kafeety

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Jacob Kafeety is a 7th grader attending the STEM program at herman. Jacob Kafeety likes video games such as Fortnite. Jacob also likes a lot of sports such as basketball, football and soccer. Some things Jacob Kafeety likes in school are math, ELA and...

Camilla McCoy

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Camilla McCoy is a 7th grader at Herman/AdVenture middle school, and is a reporter for the Patriot Power. She loves to do theater and sing. In her free time she likes to paint or draw anything from facial expression to landscapes and she likes to go on...

Ty Sawamura

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Taichi Sawamura, Ty, is an existing AdVENTURE 7th grade student that loves his friends and loves designing games. He was born in Finland, Europe, moved into Japan when he was 1, then moved into America when he was 6. He then spent half of his life here...

Keira Craig

Reporter

Keira Craig is a student at AdVENTURE Stem and is in 7th grade. Keira could be described as creative. She participates in basketball, Girl Scouts and gymnastics. Keira also enjoys art and completing big projects. She has always been fascinated by the...

Carter Nguyen

Reporter

Carter Nguyen is a 7th grade reporter who’s been enrolled at Herman AdVenture since 5th grade. He was born in October 5th, 2007, and he is currently 11 years old. His favorite subject in school is P.E because he gets to breathe in fresh air. In his...

Teaghan Gallagher

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Teaghan Gallagher is an AdVENTURE student and is going into her third year at STEM as a 7th grader. She enjoys doing dance, golf and swimming during her free time. When she is in school, her favorite subject is Math. Some goals she has for the year is...

Ava Walters

Reporter

Ava Walters a 7th grader in Herman Intermediate School currently she’s in band playing the flute trying to make a sound. In her free time she watches videos, reads, plays piano, and drawing she also texts a lot. Ava really enjoys drawing currently she’s...

Mafi Ongolea

Reporter

Mafi Ongolea is currently in 7th grade at Herman AdVenture. She plays her Trumpet at Herman AdVenture Band and has been doing it since 6th grade. In her perspective, she counts herself as clumsy, obnoxious, and focused. Her hobby is Taekwondo, and is...

Alina Lurie

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Alina Lurie is 7th grade student attending the Adventure STEM program. She was at this program since 5th grade. She is passionate about school and enjoys it. She always tries her best to get good grades. She enjoys PE and science class the most in school....

Simmon Ramos

Reporter

Simmon Ramos is now a 7th grade interviewer at Adventure stem intermediate. He likes to play games and watch YouTube. He also enjoys soccer and sports. His favorite thing is to hang out with his friends. Some people said he's nice. He is currently 11...

Ethan Cervera

Reporter

Ethan Cervera is a 7th grade student and a reporter for the Patriot Power. He loves to hang out with his friends and family. Some of Ethan’s hobbies include reading, stop motion, playing video games, and watching movies. At school, his favorite subject...

Jaqueline Martinez Betancourt

Reporter

Jaqueline Martinez Betancourt, who prefers to be called Jackie, is currently a 7th grader at Herman AdVenture. She’s been a student here since 5th grade and is currently 12 years old. Jackie has been playing the saxophone in the Herman AdVenture Band...

Casey Carr

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Casey Carr is a 7th grader at Adventure Stem. This is his 3rd year at Adventure. Casey loves to go fishing, wakeboarding, dirt bike riding and ATV riding. Casey's favorite thing to do is fish. His favorite sport is fishing. His favorite subject is P.E....

Emi Nishihara

Reporter

Emi is a returning AdVENTURE student and is beginning her second year in the program. Her hobbies include dancing, gymnastics, and watching youtube. Outside of school, Emi engages in various dance classes. She also takes care of, more like worships a...

James Hansen

Reporter

James Hansen is a 7th grade student at Herman Adventure. He likes computers, and loves to draw. When drawing he likes creating graphics like logos and profile pictures. Skiing is one of the things James is best at; He goes skiing a lot every winter, and...

Alyssa Lockard

Reporter

Alyssa Lockard is a 7th grader that attends AdVenture STEM, and she is currently 12 years old. Alyssa loves Spiderman, Tom Holland, and almost every boy band in existence. She loves drawing and doing tons of different art styles. Alyssa has one younger...

Jack Concordia

Reporter

Jack Concordia is a boy at AdVENTURE STEM, who is in the school band and does dance. He wakes up at 5:45 AM every weekday except for Wednesday to get to band on time. He plays the clarinet and enjoys it very much. Jack enjoys hanging out with friends...

Keen Do

Reporter

        Keen Do is a 7th grader in the Adventure STEM program at Herman. Keen’s favorite hobbies are coding and engineering, and most people know him as the “techie”. Or that the kid that knows coding and about pc. You can say that Keen is we...

Megan Brotherston

Reporter

Megan Brotherston a 7th grader at AdVenture STEM is a reporter in Patriot Power. She enjoys rollerblading to Anderson with her friends Keira and Teaghan. Some of her hobbies are dancing, singing, and drawing. One of her favorite book series is Percy Jackson...

Neila Martinico

Editor-in-Chief

Neila Martinico is a 7th grade student currently enrolled at the Adventure STEM program. She has only been attending the school for one year, but plans to stay till eighth. Before that, she had found her education at Glider Elementary for five years,...

Nick Boniface

Editor-in-Chief

Nicholas Boniface, who likes to be called Nick, is a 7th grade reporter for the Patriot Power. He likes baseball, swimming, Boy Scouts, and woodworking. Some of his hobbies include playing catch, swimming, fishing, woodworking, hiking, camping, and drawing....

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