Am I Special Enough For d.tech?

Malia Savella | msavella19@dtechhs.org | June 18, 2018 At d.tech, we believe that the world can be a better place, and that we can be the ones to make it happen. So, what are you doing to make the world a better place? Have you filed for a patent? Have you built a hydrogen car …

Perfect Lunch Spot?

Lauren Pineda | lpineda19@dtechhs.org | June 18, 2018 It’s time for lunch. You’re hungry, you can’t wait to eat, and you want to enjoy the next thirty minutes. Where do you sit? Outside? Inside? Under the stairs? To learn about what makes a lunch spot at d.tech perfect, The Dragon interviewed students from each grade. …

d.tech’s LEED Gold Award

Marius Tali | mtali19@dtechhs.org | June 15, 2018 Design Tech High School’s campus is stunning. Its curved design and glass architecture perfectly mirrors the Oracle Campus. However, looks weren’t the only thing that were taken into consideration. The campus was recognized with the LEED gold award on March 29th of 2018. LEED, or Leadership in …

Band Boys

Jasmin Texidor | jtexidor19@dtechhs.org | May 31, 2018 Prince. John Lennon. Freddie Mercury. Madonna. Bodhi Godwin. Samson Mostowfi. Lucas Wieser. What’s the common thread between these names? It’s the fact that they’re all musical legends. Though those last three names’ legendary status may primarily be at d.tech, where they’re currently seniors, who’s to say they …

Catalyzing Change in Chemistry Class

By: Brandon Yu Apart from the light coming through the door’s window, the classroom was completely void of light. As quiet music played from the speakers, students looked around at each other in confusion as chemistry teacher Greg Fenner announced the addition of daily mindfulness sessions to his class. The students put down their backpacks …

Transformation of Thursdays

By: Ethan Yu Lab days were created a couple years ago to help d.tech students finish and better understand their work. While the concept is the same, lab days look much different from before. d.tech’s lab day system has gone through many changes since its birth during our first year at the Rollins Road campus. …

What d.tech Students Thought of Prom

By: Maggie Frank April 28th, 2018 marked the second annual d.tech prom for upperclassmen. Like with every dance, students had mixed reviews.   Junior Maeve Kelly: Favorite thing: “Dancing with my friends was super fun! Getting ready was fun, the prep with everyone was fun. The food was also really good.” Least favorite thing: “Dancing …