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TVT Plans to Revert to Orthodox Dress Code

TVT Plans to Revert to Orthodox Dress Code

Ariana A-D, Assistant Copy-Editor

March 9, 2015


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

Since the announcement of TVT officially opening up to non-Jewish students next year, students and parents alike have been clinging to the remaining Jewish aspects of our school.  In lieu of the concerns about the school losing its religious ties, the administration has decided to reassure students...

History of Girl Scout Cookies

Victoria Turner, Middle School Staff Writer

January 30, 2015


Filed under Middle School, TVT Trends

It’s Girl Scout Cookie time! Girl Scout Cookie sales started on Sunday, January 25th and sales have been blooming ever since. The business of Girl Scout Cookies was founded by Juliette Gordon Low, who initiated the cookie sales as a way for Girl Scouts to be self-reliant and fund their own activities....

Guess the Seniors: February Edition!

Guess the Seniors: February Edition!

Kayla Taft, Editor-in-Chief

January 21, 2015


Filed under Guess The Seniors

             You guys know the drill...if you read the anonymous descriptions, guess the three seniors, and send in your answers to the emails listed at the end of this article, you can have the chance to win a free item from the student store!             This senior is talente...

Official OC Boba Ranking

Official OC Boba Ranking

Kayla Taft and Ariana A-D

January 15, 2015


Filed under Entertainment & Technology, Lions' Den, TVT Trends

Boba, one of the most popular trends among Orange County teens and TVT students in particular, is sold at several venues throughout the county. While Cha for Tea at the UCI Center is the most popular among TVT students, other locations also offer delicious bubble tea. Boba, chewy tapioca balls, are commonly...

The Pros and Cons of Attending a Small Jewish Day School

The Pros and Cons of Attending a Small Jewish Day School

Ariana A-D, Assistant Copy Editor

December 5, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

Attending a private Jewish school with a small and student-centered learning and social environment is great...Except for when it’s not. As an Upper School sophomore and a fourth-year student at Tarbut V’Torah, I have come to know and love the small environment which I have become so accustomed to. Howev...

Congratulations, TVT JSAers!

Congratulations, TVT JSAers!

Ariana A-D, Assistant Copy Editor

December 4, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

Congratulations to the students who were involved in representing TVT at the Junior State of America Fall State conventions in November!  Junior State of America (JSA), the largest student-run nationwide organization, helps students learn how to have an active voice in the American and student gover...

Lemon Bars: Sweet or Sour?

Lemon Bars: Sweet or Sour?

Matana Z.

December 2, 2014


Filed under Creativity Corner, TVT Trends

The following is a new and easy recipe that will surely make your taste buds dance. These lemon bars are both sweet and sour! Lemon Bar Recipe 3/4 cup of flour 3/4 cup of sugar 1/4 teaspoon of sea salt 1/2 cup softened butter or margarine 2 large eggs 2 tablespoons lemon zest 2...

Guess the Seniors: December Edition

Guess the Seniors: December Edition

Kayla Taft, Editor-in-Chief

November 18, 2014


Filed under Guess The Seniors, Uncategorized

   Welcome, TVTers, to the second edition of Guess the Seniors! If you match all three of the following descriptions to the correct seniors, you can win a free item from the student store! Here are your seniors:           This senior is just about the sweetest person on earth. She’s alw...

TVT Ambassadors Take China

TVT Ambassadors Take China

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Assistant Copy Editor

October 27, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

This year's TVT Ambassadors Program is taking on a service project in one of the most culturally foreign countries in comparison to the U.S....China. The Ambassadors Program assembles a small group of students each year to journey to a place in need of some sort of service. This program is currently in its se...

How Well Do You Know TVT’s New Principal?

How Well Do You Know TVT’s New Principal?

Ariana Apostol-Dooley, Assistant Copy-Editor

October 26, 2014


Filed under Lions' Den, TVT Trends

She’s not just a new face– she’s the new face of TVT. Jill Quigley, hired by current Head of School Dr. Davis, replaced both Mr. Fowler and Dr. Roth (former Middle and Upper School Principals) this year. She is now working with new Middle School Dean of Students Clint Davis, the former college...

Apple Spice Cake Recipe

Apple Spice Cake Recipe

Matana Z.

October 6, 2014


Filed under TVT Trends

Rosh Hashana is a time for family, apples and honey. My favorite part of Rosh Hashana is when I get home from school and smell all the things my mum is baking. From cookies to banana bread, and obviously apple spice cake, all those spices and flavours are just awesome. This is why I am sharing this “family...

Guess the Seniors: October Edition

Guess the Seniors: October Edition

Kayla T., Editor-In-Chief

October 6, 2014


Filed under Guess The Seniors

The TVT Lions’ Pride newspaper staff proudly presents: Guess the Seniors! This is the latest up-and-coming segment for this school year—each newspaper edition will feature descriptions of three anonymous seniors from this year’s graduating class. Whoever is the first person to submit the correct...

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