A Year in Review Because We’re Feeling ’22


The Watchdog staff for the 2021-22 school year consists of a total of 12 staff writers. Three of these are returning members including the editor-in-chief, Camila Amaya, and three graduating seniors; Tsion Sisay, Breanna Campbell, and Dalton Paz.


Since August 2021, the Watchdog has accumulated over 3,000 new viewers and over 12,000 page views. And on our third publication of the school year on October 5, the Watchdog received a record-breaking 1,212 views in a single day.

Some of our most popular pieces this year that received 100+ views (not a complete list)


Mrs. Abalos’ second year teaching journalism and mentoring our staff writers concluded with a celebratory potluck party organized by and contributed to by our staff writers. Mrs. Abalos taught English classes, creative writing, and journalism at Hylton.

The journalism classes are now open to all grade levels, regardless of writing experience. Consider expressing interest in journalism to your counselor when scheduling in the spring for next year! Come visit us in room E-171!