About the Drought:

About the Drought:

Stefan Sujansky (article) and Taila Lee (photos)

February 15, 2018


Filed under Local News, Uncategorized

WOODSIDE,CA - Students’ days of long showers and green lawns may be coming to an end, as new reports point towards the return of drought conditions in the state. According to the California Department of Water Resources, snowpack in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, a major source of water in the state, i...

Apple gets backlash at intentional reduction of iPhone performance

Sean Moriarty and Kiki Koeppen

February 15, 2018


Filed under Uncategorized

Apple’s recently instituted policy of strangling performance on its line of iPhones have resulted  in many customers smothering the corporation with complaints Last January, Apple released the mobile software update 10.2.1, which, among other things, caused significant reductions in performanc...

Despite losses, JV fights on

Despite losses, JV fights on

Noelia Arteaga, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Woodside Boy’s JV team have been working hard this season in preparation for the quad away game versus the Sequoia Cherokees on Friday, February 2nd. The JV team this year consists of only sophomores and freshmen, unlike the 2016-2017 team that saw a diversity of players ranging from freshman...

Girls Join in on the Campfire

Stefan Sujansky, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 2, 2017


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The Boy Scouts of America announced this month that they would be welcoming girls to their ranks in the upcoming year, drawing widespread praise and criticism from across the political spectrum. Chicago businessman William D. Boyce  founded the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) in 1910, modeling them after...

Harvey Weinstein: One of Hollywood’s Alleged Sexual Offenders

Harvey Weinstein: One of Hollywood’s Alleged Sexual Offenders

Sara Raubvogel, Outreach Editor

November 2, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Harvey Weinstein’s sexual harassment scandal brought intense societal criticism of Hollywood. On October 5, The New York Times reported that several actresses who previously worked with Weinstein, including Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan, released allegations of sexual harassment against him. Follow...

A Postponed Game: Air Quality to Blame

A Postponed Game: Air Quality to Blame

Taila Lee, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017


Filed under Local News, Uncategorized

Due to poor air quality, Woodside postponed this year’s October homecoming football game to Thursday, November 9, disappointing students and interrupting the week’s schedule. Woodside’s lively homecoming week involves a variety of spirit days, a school-wide homecoming rally, a home football game, ...

How to Manage Senior Stress

How to Manage Senior Stress

Grace Newby, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Most seniors are stressed at Woodside High School. The Senior Thesis and the added stress of college applications weigh down their spirits and affect their moods. These new assignments, combined with the average coursework given by teachers, make a toxic environment full of dissatisfaction and exha...

Should non-Woodside sports count for PE credit?

Should non-Woodside sports count for PE credit?

Emma Chiu, Staff Writer

October 11, 2017


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Uncategorized

After completing one year of physical education, Woodside students can opt out of a second— provided they take three seasons of a Woodside sport and pass the state-mandated fitness test. However, non-Woodside sports no longer count for PE credit.  According to Woodside physical education teache...

How careful are Woodside students with social media?

Isabella Williams, Online Editor

September 7, 2017


Filed under Health and Lifestyle, Uncategorized

Woodside World asked Woodside High School students about their social media habits and precautions they may or may not take to protect their image in this very public domain.   In an average day at Woodside High School, the great presence of social media in students’ lives is obvious. At...

Aaron Raubvogel

Aaron Raubvogel

May 30, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

Aaron Raubvogel is in his second year of being Online Editor for the Woodside World in his second year of Journalism. He has returned to the Woodside World to continue his work on the new website, because of the good relationships he has formed and to further his passion for writing. He hopes to study...