• The Tracy High Scholar & Athlete was inducted into the National Scholastic Press Association Newspaper Hall of Fame in 2002

  • Scholar & Athlete is the Tracy High School student newspaper

  • Email for newspaper adviser - Gary Henderson, [email protected]

  • Tracy High School - 315 East Eleventh Street - Tracy, California 95376 - Phone 209.830.3360

  • Tracy High is a California Distinguished School

Scholar & Athlete

2018-2019 Staff

Gary Henderson


Gary Henderson is in his first year as journalism adviser. He has been teaching English at Tracy High for 23 years. He is currently in his 10th year as athletic director. His passion is giving high school students opportunities to excel.

Alexandra Cruz


Alexandra Cruz is a senior and this is her first year on the staff. Alex is the Vice President of Makeup 101, where she can express her passion for makeup with others. Alex is also the captain of the Varsity Girls Golf team. When Alex is not busy with...

Silver Archer Jr


Silver A. Archer Jr. is a junior and first year staff. He always tried his best in sports, school, and life. Also he's a very happy person who smiles a lot.

Lauren Andrade’s profile


Lauren Andrade is a junior and this is her first year on staff. Lauren enjoys writing and listening to music. She is also apart of the Tracy High Mock Trial Team.

Isabella Capri


Isabella Capri is 17 years old and a senior at Tracy High School. She hopes to attend a 4-year university after high school and pursue a degree in Communications. She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Jahdai Spikes


Jahdai Spikes is 16 years old and a junior at Tracy High School. He is part of the Tracy High Madrigals and has taken part of many plays and musicals. He enjoys singing and listening to music and spending time with friends.

Kyla Alexandre


Kyla Alexandre is a junior, she is on the varsity swim team and loves to read, write, and listen to music. She wants to go to Sac State and work as an event planner.

Francisco cahvez


Francisco "one time" Hernandez is 17-years-old and is a senior at Tracy High. He enjoys learning new things and being better then he was before. He is a boxer. Francisco has been boxing since he was 13-years-old . Francisco wants to become an engineer...

Maia Sanchez


Maia Sanchez is a hardworking senior. She's involved in many dance clubs, such as Mecha, ROA, and the Polynesian Club. Sanchez hopes to learn more about each club's culture through the art of dance. She also enjoys taking photographs and videos, influencing...



Moses is a senior at Tracy High who is a intra-district transfer student in the PAM program. He works in his spare time and likes to spend his other time at home. He is interested in chemistry and likes to dance. In addition, he wants to finish his last...

Jenna Burk


Jenna Burk is a Senior at Tracy High. She is involved in Bulldog Project and FFA. She also enjoys attending all sporting events. In her free time, she loves to travel and spend time with her family. She can be contacted at [email protected]

Trevor Meyers


Trevor Meyers is 17 years old and he is a senior at Tracy High. He enjoys playing football and hanging out with his friends in his free time. He has been playing football since he was in fourth grade. Meyers is also looking forward to graduating this...

Joey Corso


Joey Corso is a senior at Tracy High. He is involved in leadership. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies with my two dogs, Elvis and Chanel. He also plays baseball for Tracy High as well plays travel ball for Club All Star. He drives a Dodge Challenger....

Jocelyn Aguilar


Jocelyn is a junior at Tracy High. Her hobbies include listening to music and going on adventures. On the weekends, she likes to visit her dad and walk her puppy. She loves to meet new people and be involved in school activities.

Madeline Machado


Madeline Machado is a junior at Tracy High school. She is involved in FFA, track and field, and basketball.  In her free time, she enjoys playing basketball, and shooting.After high school she plans to go into the military, and go to college. She can...

Aaliyah Davis


Aaliyah Davis is a junior and this is her first year being apart of the journalism class and staff. Reading, writing, and photography are a few of her hobbies. Her biggest goal in life it to travel across the globe and learn four different languages along...

Stella Myers


Stella Myers is a junior at Tracy High. This is her first year being an editor. She is on the Tracy High track team, and also shows sheep for fair. You can contact her at [email protected]

Dinero Burgess


Dinero Burgess is a sophomore at Tracy High school. He enjoys sports, especially basketball and football. He also enjoy playing video games.

Annika Nyberg


Annika is a senior in Tracy High. She plays soccer and likes sports. Her passion in life is traveling. She also loves to hang out with friends.

Dennisen Renderos


Dennisen Renderos is the fifth period class representative for home economics and a member of the Heart and Soul Club. He is a fan of science fiction comics, video games and memes. He reads as many books as he can in his spare time and is generally a...

Francesca Martinez


Francesca Martinez is a Senior. This is her first year on the staff. She plays travel softball for a team called the Bay Area Bombers and she enjoys playing sports and listening to music.

Camilla Wiench


Camilla Wiench is a senior at Tracy High School. This is her first year working for the student newspaper. She is a member of the French club and was president of Speech Club for two years. She plans on attending a four year university studying Anthropology...

Garrison Cable


Garrison Cable is a senior at Tracy High who actively participates in sports outside of school and USA weight lifting. He plans to try to make the newspaper the best it has ever been and find interesting credible stories for all readers.

Chase Burns


Chase Burns is a junior at Tracy High School. He is involved in the Bulldog Project as well as the Performing Arts Magnet. In his free time, he enjoys being on his competitive cheerleading team at The California All Stars located in Livermore. His after...

Trey Cox


Trey Cox is a senior at Tracy High. He works at Texas Roadhouse. He enjoys watching college football and partying with his friends.

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