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Woodside’s Upcoming Lockdown Drill

Woodside’s Upcoming Lockdown Drill

Leila Taherian, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

On Thursday, April 5th, Woodside High School will have a lockdown/barricade safety drill, in light of the recent shootings. During fourth period, the entire school will participate in the drill, in accordance with the San Mateo County sheriff office. Thursday will have a Wildcat schedule for the day....

HQ vs. IQ

HQ vs. IQ

Sara Raubvogel, Outreach Editor

April 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Campus, Top Stories

The live trivia game show HQ Trivia is rising in popularity, appealing to players because of monetary prizes-- assuming they make it through all twelve questions. Vine creators Rus Yusupov and Colin Kroll released HQ Trivia on the iOS App Store in August 2017, and, according to Google Trends, it g...

The Wax Pen Epidemic

The Wax Pen Epidemic

Isabella Williams, Online Editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

With weed's accessibility to teens and recent legalization, its technology of consumption has advanced. Sweeping high schools across the country, marijuana THC wax pens are a new way to get high discreetly and on-the-go. Over the last few years, wax pens for drug use have become strikingly popular a...

BUILDing Better Futures

BUILDing Better Futures

Kenna Beban, Opinion Editor

March 28, 2018


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Silicon Valley’s next entrepreneurs had a chance to sell their original products at Woodside’s BUILD Spring Sales Showcase this past Wednesday. The BUILD program provides Woodside freshmen with the opportunity to start their own business, get insight from mentors in the entrepreneuring world...

Ivy League Decision Day

Ivy League Decision Day

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

March 28, 2018


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Tomorrow marks the day that the academically gifted students of Woodside dream about their entire lives, Ivy League acceptance day. Some of the most renowned universities such as Harvard, Columbia, Brown, and Dartmouth are part of the prestigious Ivy league school group. All of the Ivy league schools...

JUULers Anonymous

JUULers Anonymous

Noelia Arteaga, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

If you walk into one of the bathrooms at Woodside High School, it is very likely to see a group of students huddled around sucking on what seems to be a USB drive

BOSA Elections Special Report

BOSA Elections Special Report

Holly Rusch, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018


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This year’s Board Of Student Affairs (BOSA) team is: Nicola Recker as President, Hannah Dale as Vice President, Allison Roque as Treasurer, and McKenna Shade as Secretary. While Chief Justice, a nominated position, is yet to be determined, all four of the candidates elected previously served as...

Walkout at Woodside

Walkout at Woodside

Sara Raubvogel, Outreach Editor

March 14, 2018


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Woodside administered a school walkout on March 14 to honor victims of gun violence and to protest the United States’ controversial gun laws. Many students took the chance to use their voice and speak up for their opinions. In reaction to the Parkland Shooting on February 14, students across t...

In Real Life: Performing In Real Life at Woodside

In Real Life: Performing In Real Life at Woodside

Taila Lee, Copy Editor

March 14, 2018


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In Real Life, the 2017 boy band composed of five vocalists from a reality television competition, surprised Woodside High School with a live performance this Tuesday. The group formed from ABC’s show Boy Band in late August 2017, where America voted for their favorite five members after wat...

Finding Your 21-Foot Ladder

Finding Your 21-Foot Ladder

Noelia Arteaga, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018


Filed under Campus

Harvard graduate, Cesar Cruz, delivered an ardent presentation to Woodside High School students on Monday about his life struggles and successes, sending a powerful message to the audience. It is rare to meet a Harvard Ph.D. grad, especially one that is a Mexican immigrant. But that’s exactly who W...

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