2018-2019 Staff

Joy Joukhadar

Editor-in-Chief

Joy Joukhadar is a passionate senior who can be spotted walking around campus with a tub of ice cream. She can't wait for her final year at the Academy and make more memories with her friends. Her favorite subjects are history,...

Rebekah Barnabas

Features Editor

Rebekah Barnabas is a senior who can be easily identified by the constant smile on her face (unless she is terribly hungry or legitimately sleep deprived). She enjoys reading, writing, walking, doing yoga, napping and baking....

Caitlin McClure

Copy Editor

Caitlin McClure is a senior and a first-time writer for the Royal Reporter. As the oldest of four, she has grown up in a constant state of chaos and never-ending commotion. Despite her loud upbringing, she is a fairly quiet individual. S...

Kiren Grewal

Managing Editor

When she is not slaying her opponents on the tennis court, Kiren Grewal is a diligent academic at Rosary Academy.  Also involved in a plethora of school and extracurricular activities, Kiren is a member of PAL, NHS, CSF, and...

Marissa Pennino

News Editor

Marissa Pennino is a senior at the Academy. She is thrilled to be a part of the 2018-2019 Royal Reporter. When she isn't purchasing vegan and gluten free produce at Whole Foods, she is crushing it on the tennis court. Marissa...

Isabella T. Lopez

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Isabella T. Lopez is currently a senior and 1/2 of the Isabella Lopezes at Rosary Academy, a prestigious high school located in Fullerton, CA.  She enjoys hanging out with friends, going to the beach, and swimming.  She loves...

Evelyn Zhao

Staff writer

Evelyn Zhao is a new international student from China who would love to be a Royal Reporter this year. Everything not only in the school but also in the whole country is a new beginning to her.  She is also enthusiastic and hardworking...

Ella Shi

staff writer

Ella Shi is a senior and a first-year writer for The Royal Reporter. She spends most of her time watching YouTube videos, translating social media pages, and simply texting friends. As the only child in the family, Ella is able...

Sue Kim

Staff Writer

Sue Kim is a senior at Rosary Academy and a first-time writer for the Royal Reporter. She spends her time binging Youtube videos, re-watching Friends episodes, drinking Boba, and volunteering at the library and nursing center. ...

Erica Barton

Staff Writer

Erica Barton is a senior at Rosary Academy. She plays water polo and loves to travel. She would like to travel to Ireland and Italy one day. Her favorite things are boba, Grey's Anatomy, and comedy movies. Erica loves helping...

Hailey McCarthy

Staff Writer

Hailey McCarthy is an enthusiastic sophomore at Rosary Academy, and she is looking forward to a great year. She is an active Royal Ambassador and enjoys playing on Rosary's softball team. Outside of school, Hailey spends a lot...

Kat Davis

Staff Writer

Kat is an easygoing and creative junior at Rosary Academy. She enjoys anything that has to do with the arts from creating and writing music to laying in the dirt capturing the perfect picture. She can currently play three instruments...

Liza Dame

Staff Writer

Liza is an adventurous senior at Rosary Academy and loves to play with her dogs and spend time with her family. She enjoys being on the production crew for Tri-School Theater. She wants to go to college, major in creative writing,...

Maryann Compton

Staff Writer

Maryann Compton has been known to have a witty, outgoing personality. She is a junior at Rosary Academy and is excited to be in journalism. In her spare time, she enjoys going to the beach, spending time with her friends, and...

Kate Noden

Staff Writer

Kate is an energetic junior, who is ecstatic to be part of The Royal Reporter. She loves playing soccer and running track for Rosary Academy. Kate is also involved in ASB, as the athletics representative. She loves to surround...

Tina Enright

Staff Writer

Sophomore Kristina Enright, also known as Tina, is thrilled to be a part of Rosary's journalism staff. When not completely absorbed in her latest read, she enjoys listening to music, taking ridiculously long walks outdoors, hanging...

Isabella Tejeda

Staff Writer

Isabella is a student-athlete and junior at Rosary Academy. This is her first year on the Royal Reporter. Isabella currently plays for Rosary's varsity tennis team and is a part of some leadership activities on and off campus....

Grace Battaglia

Staff Writer

Grace Battaglia is an enthusiastic junior at Rosary Academy. Her favorite subject is history. She is extremely excited for her junior year and to receive her class ring at Rosary Day. In her free time, she enjoys running, spending...

Holly Middleton

Sports Editor

Holly "LAX GOD" Middleton is a senior at Rosary Academy. She is excited to spend time with her friends, learn new things, and experience her last Red and Gold during her final year at Rosary. Holly is known as the resident la...

Sofia Benavides

Feature Editor

Sofia Benavides is a senior at Rosary Academy and a CSSSA '18 alum. She wants to be a professional writer and will be majoring in English and/or Creative Writing in college. She would love to go to university (preferably a li...

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