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Tutorial Replaces SSR

Tutorial Replaces SSR

Anna Harshman, Staff Writer

December 21, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Tutorial has been approved at Woodside High School, exciting many students and staff with more time to get ahead of, or catch up on work.

College Application Season Is Here

College Application Season Is Here

Gary Teele, Staff Writer

December 20, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

  With college applications recently submitted, Woodside seniors enter one of the most stressful times in their high school careers. As seniors are rushing to finish college applications with deadlines quickly approaching, now is not a good time for procrastination. The pressure creates a...

The Reasoning Behind Heterogeneous Classes

The Reasoning Behind Heterogeneous Classes

Leila Taherian, Local News Editor, Outreach Manager

December 20, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Rather than having the choice between an advanced course and a mainstream one, some Woodside students are only given one option regardless of their academic abilities, raising questions about the importance and benefits of this heterogenous grouping.

Tutorial Returns In the Most Exciting Way

Tutorial Returns In the Most Exciting Way

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018


Filed under Campus, Multimedia

Woodside High School piloted a new schedule from October 22 to November 2, introducing a thirty-five minute tutorial period to replace SSR.

GSA Aims to Eliminate Gendered Graduation Robes

GSA Aims to Eliminate Gendered Graduation Robes

Liam Lee, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Just before Woodside’s Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA) meeting, Woodside senior Zeejai Leonard borrows a bathroom key from English teacher Tony Mueller. Students who want to use a gender-neutral bathroom have to get a key to unlock it from a teacher and walk to one of the few staff bathrooms available for students of all gender identities to use.

Student Addiction At Woodside High School

Student Addiction At Woodside High School

Breanna Broussard, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Like many other high schools, Woodside High School is facing an epidemic of addiction within the student body. Faculty members do what they can to minimize substance abuse on campus, but outside of school, combating teen drug use falls within the control of parents. Teenagers today are able to access numerous ...

Cross-Country Conquers at CCS

Cross-Country Conquers at CCS

Delilah Gemello, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018


Filed under Campus, Sports, Top Stories

Woodside’s Varsity Cross-Country Team ended the season with one runner going to state, two runners earning medals at the championship meet, and both the boys and girls varsity teams in the top ten in the Bay Area for division II.

High School Fashion Trends: Then vs. Now

High School Fashion Trends: Then vs. Now

Emma Hague, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, Health and Lifestyle, Top Stories

Since Woodside is a very large school, there are many different styles to be seen around campus, some similar to the ones teachers grew up with, and some completely new.

Woodside Presents “Choices,” A Night of Theatre

Woodside Presents “Choices,” A Night of Theatre

Alex Manuel, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Woodside High School’s fall show Choices just opened, and like the name suggests, the department did not present just one play. As opposed to past years, this night of theatre will consist of ten one-act plays instead of the traditional two-act play. Many students believe this made the production...

Unhealthy Air Quality Interrupts Fundraising Friday

Unhealthy Air Quality Interrupts Fundraising Friday

Tessa Bertine, Staff Writer

November 27, 2018


Filed under Campus, Top Stories

Woodside High Schools’ biannual Fundraising Friday was relocated to the old gym due to the unhealthy air quality caused by multiple wildfires occurring around California. The smoke from wildfires in Paradise and Malibu have polluted the air, making it unhealthy for students to be spending lots of time ...

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