The Question and Answer section for Tangerine is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
The fact that Paul has an IEP (Individualized Education Plan) him from playing soccer.
The students stayed home to assist their parents in saving the orange grove. They had to build bonfires and warms the trees in order to save the crop.
Luis went to the field to confront Erik but didn't get the chance. Erik set Arthur on Luis immediately, and Luis never saw it coming. Arthur hit Luis with a blackjack.