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Students Show Spirit During Homecoming Week

Students Show Spirit During Homecoming Week

Delilah Gemello, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Woodside High School’s 2018 Homecoming Week had students showing spirit by dressing up and participating in quad counts and lunchtime competitions.

First Year of Seniors to Lose Spirit Competition

First Year of Seniors to Lose Spirit Competition

Alex Manuel, staff writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

credits: @wwoodsidememes The class of 2019 is on track to set a new record, but it isn’t the legacy that we want to leave. While past senior classes have dominated the spirit point competition, this year we were mere points away from being in last place. Going into Homecoming week, seni...

Do Students Like Tutorials?

Do Students Like Tutorials?

Tessa Bertine, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

Woodside High School is currently testing out a possible replacement to SSR - tutorials - and students have reacted positively to the change. [satisfying, but not engaging] “Tutorials” are a thirty-five minute chunk of time in between lunch and sixth/seventh period for students to get a head-s...

Woodside Students Show Spirit at Blackout Football game

Adriana Nicole Hernandez, Staff Writer

October 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

In a sea of black you were able to see Students, staff, and parents showing their spirit at the Woodside Blackout Varsity football game, by dying there hair orange, face painting their faces orange and dressing in all black. On Friday night the Woodside High School Varsity Football team played L...

New Bell Schedule Pilot Will Replace SSR For Two Weeks in October

New Bell Schedule Pilot Will Replace SSR For Two Weeks in October

Emma Kinder, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


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A testing period of the Tutorial Bell Schedule will replace Sustained Silent Reading (SSR) and alter the times of sixth and seventh periods beginning in the last week of October and ending in the first week of November.

9/11 Remembrances at Woodside and Nationwide

9/11 Remembrances at Woodside and Nationwide

Cedrik von Briel, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Politics, Top Stories

Three weeks ago, the United States held its yearly ceremonies to commemorate the anniversary of the most deadly terrorist attacks to ever occur on US soil.

The Many Sides of the Freshman Election

The Many Sides of the Freshman Election

Emma Hague, Staff Writer

September 28, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

The Freshman Elections this year had a large turnout of candidates with 18 people running for four spots and the result of the votes and the process angered many of the candidates. The Freshman Elections were held on September 11th in all 4th-period classes. The daily video announcements were fo...

Freshman Election Turnout

Freshman Election Turnout

Cienna Cattaneo, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


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Eighteen freshmen ran for class elections this year compared to just six last year, making this election particularly competitive.

Dressing for Success: New Dress Code Approved in Alameda After Two Years

Dressing for Success: New Dress Code Approved in Alameda After Two Years

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 12, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Local News, Top Stories

A revised dress code for the Alameda Unified School District (AUSD) permits students to wear almost all types of clothing, raising questions about the stricter dress code of Woodside High School.

SSR and Summer Slide

SSR and Summer Slide

Chloe Postlewaite, Staff Writer

August 31, 2018


Filed under Campus, Local News, Top Stories

Following last Monday's Big Read, Woodside students and teachers alike wonder how effective both the Big Read and SSR are at encouraging students to read.

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