The Paw Print

I-wing Bathroom Closure Causes Inconvenience But Protects from Larger Issue

I-wing bathrooms have been reported closed over five times.

Sam Brook, Managing Editor

February 4, 2019

Imagine you’re in Audio class working on music and making some beats when you realize you have to go to the bathroom.

San Mateo County Sheriffs Visit Woodside Campus Bringing Free Food

Officers visited WHS campus at 7:00 am.

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

January 30, 2019

Police officers from the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office gave away free food and drink to Woodside students and staff in front of the administration building during first period.

Woodside Spanish Teacher Brett Bowles Resigns Amidst Controversy

Thelma Mooney, a fill-in teacher for one of Bowles' classes, teaches a lesson.

Holly Rusch and Noelia Arteaga

January 25, 2019

“A person only has his [or] her reputation, especially at a relatively small school, at the end of the day,” former Spanish 3 and 4 teacher Brett Bowles told the Paw Print following his resignation from Woodside High School.

Tutorial Replaces SSR

Students provide overwhelmingly positive feedback in regards to the tutorial pilot.

Anna Harshman, Staff Writer

December 21, 2018

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

  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

Heterogenous grouping in classrooms brings both benefits and dangers.

Leila Taherian, Local News Editor, Outreach Manager

December 20, 2018

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 will officially returning to the Woodside High School schedule in February 2019 after Winter Break.

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

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

Woodside graduates wear orange and white robes.
Credit:  The Almanac

Liam Lee, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

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

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

The varsity girls celebrate a great end to their season after running at Central Coast Sectionals Championship meet

Delilah Gemello, Staff Writer

December 4, 2018

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.

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