War Whoop Online

2020-2021 Staff

Robin Franklin

Co-Editor in Chief/Sports Editor/Videographer

I am finally a senior, and I was diagnosed with senioritis on the first day of school. Let’s just say I’m a busy person, and I can’t wait to just do nothing all day in my college dorm room. I’m also an editor i...

Aaliyah Ericson

Co-Editor in Chief/News-Features Editor/Videographer

Hello, Welcome and thank you for coming to read yet another and my last bio for the War Whoop newspaper. I started writing my bio, and it dawned on me--this is my last year in high school. Senior year got here faster than I...

Sydney Gonzales

Artist/Editorial Board/The BEAT Editor

Just your typical nerd, but not just any nerd! A senior nerd! I’m about to blow this pop-stand like toast coming out of a toaster! ...I hate my analogies, ANYWAY, let’s write this seriously.  So, I’ll start off with my interests.  ...

Bradley Everett

Staff Writer/Editorial Board/Videographer

Senior year is a great time to start reflecting on the past and considering how you got where you are today. It is fascinating to think about the most miniscule circumstances that shaped you as a person today. In the future, ...

Jocelyn Gonzales

Advanced Photographer

A little bit about myself... I like anime (Jojo’s Bizzare Adventures). I love to listen to music, and I love to hang out with my friends. This is my fourth and final year in Journalism, and all I can say is that i...

Ainslee Harvey

Staff Writer/Videographer

Lover of books, lipstick, Fall Out Boy, desserts, podcasts, and travel.  A proud Ravenclaw and ENTJ. Future political science major. Member of NHS and Quill and Scroll. Graduating class of 2021. Three open-heart surger...

Esmeralda Castillo Derma

Staff Writer/Videographer

This is my second year in journalism. Last year I came in not knowing what to expect, but I can say that in just a year, I learned many things about myself and others. I'm a junior, and life is starting to be scary. I am not ready t...

Alayna Amen

Photo Editor/Staff Writer/Videographer

As legendary Jedi Obi-Wan Kenobi once said, "hello there." Yes, I just made a Star Wars reference; get over it.  Anyway, it’s nice to meet whomever you are, and thanks for deciding to read about me. This is my third year i...

Moises Ybaben-Burciaga

Staff Writer/Videographer

It’s my second year as a staff member! I am so excited to have a new interesting year. I am a passionate person who sings. I am always confident in my  abilities and try my best to let everyone else feel that way. ...

Penelopi Neudorf

Advanced Photographer

Date of senioritis infection…unknown. I, sadly, was infected on the first day of school. When I was younger I didn’t believe the rumors of senioritis, but now that I’m here and infected, I understand. I’ve heard the o...

Nicolae Moncayo

Advanced Photographer

I am a junior and this is my second year in photography. I like taking pictures, watching anime, playing a lot of different types of video games and listening to old music. I'm just really mild-mannered, and I just go with the flow.  ...

Mackenzi Dean

Staff Writer

I moved from California to Texas in June 2018. My favorite color is red, and my favorite food is any type of pasta. I like rock music and anything vintage. I also like to study fashion and music from the past decades...

Bretlei Dominguez


My name is really spelled Bret'Lei...official records...blah, blah, blah... This is my first year in journalism. I really enjoy playing basketball. I hope to become a psychologist for my career. I look up to many pe...

Mercedes Rey


Hi. I’m not very good at talking about myself, so don’t judge me, please. I’m a pretty shy and quiet person until you get to know me. When we become friends, I talk a lot, and I’m pretty loud. In my spare time, I ...

Darren Monroe

Staff Writer

I’m a junior who just moved to Seminole. I love technology and can really work Premiere Pro.

Brooke Fehr


My philosophy in life is to be confident in who you are and what you believe in.  My strengths are music and always being organized. I love seeing the transformation/difference when I clean.  My weaknesses are not bei...

Ian Neudorf

Staff Writer

I'm pretty tall if you don’t know me. Burritos are my favorite food, but they have to have salsa. I have a fat dog whose name is Jimmy. Jimmy is a 25-lb. chihuahua/shih tzu who loves human food.  ...

Matthew Fehr

Staff Writer

A little-known fact about me is that I hate ketchup. I love dirtbike riding and burritos. I have a cat with three legs. I think politics are stupid. I've got two brothers and a sister. Honda is the best brand of dirtb...

Carlos Amaton

Staff Writer

Hey, I go by Danny, but all the teachers know me as Carlos Amaton. I currently have seven dogs, eight  fish and a couple birds outside. Traveling is one of my favorite things to do. I love being on the road and seeing new t...

Susan Williamson


What this pandemic has taught me--nothing can be done in journalism without the editors, writers, photographers and videographers. No matter what the unknown may bring us, we keep our eyes open and our ears to the ground. We must...

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