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Shown above is the slide from the interim Superintendent's presentation announcing the return to in-person schooling on April 5.

Sequoia Union High School District Announces Date to Reopen

Jack Freeman, Co-Editor in Chief February 25, 2021

The Sequoia Union High School District's (SUHSD) Board of Trustees met on Wednesday, February 24 and announced that they are targeting an April 5, 2021 return to in-person classes. "I am pleased that...

Freshman Transition, in which upper classmen present to WHS freshmen, made several changes to suit the challenges of 2020.

Freshman Transition’s Shift to a Digital Format

Keira Lee, Copy Editor February 22, 2021

Freshman Transition, the program created to introduce freshmen to the Woodside community and its social-emotional health resources, ended this year’s lessons on February 2.  A branch of Woodside’s...

Woodside 2020 Mock Election Results

Woodside 2020 Mock Election Results

Claire Manuel, Local News editor November 30, 2020

*Per California law, a ballot measure cannot pass without a majority of votes cast **POTUS stands for President of the United States, VPOTUS stands for Vice President of the United States ***The...

This Snow Goose, a rare visitor to the SF bay and Peninsula, has spent the last few days foraging on Woodside's Softball field, much to the delight of many.

Snow Fall: Rare Goose Visits Woodside

Cedrik von Briel, Politics Editor November 9, 2020
The Goose, first photographed by the author on Saturday, November 9th, is a pure, white bird with black on the wings. It is smaller than the local Canada Geese with a reddish-pink bill and legs.
With the pass/fail system, grades A-D are written as

Pass or Fail?

Martina Baldassi, Staff Writer November 5, 2020

Due to COVID-19, high schools all over the world were shut down in attempts to control cases. This led to schools and districts trying to explore new ways of teaching, resulting in online distance learning. The...

Online Schooling - Is It Working?

Online Schooling – Is It Working?

Stella Scott, Staff Writer October 19, 2020

Schools have had to change with the coronavirus still affecting the nation. For the past four weeks, online schooling has become the new normal for students of all ages or 4-6 weeks and elementary through...

Woodside teacher Ann Akey conducts distance learning office hours from her room in the F-wing on October 1st, 2020. Akey says that she has been teaching online from school instead of at home due to a much better connection and fewer distractions at school.

What Do Your Teachers Think of Distance Learning?

Cedrik von Briel, Politics Editor October 14, 2020
Since the novel coronavirus caused the Sequoia Union High School District to close all schools on March 12, the comforts of the home have taken over the school desks for many teachers, But has it ever been wondered what are their thoughts on it are?
A self portrait Wall created using a digital art platform to use for her art account profile photo

Kaylee Wall: Art and Animation

Sam Brook and Tessa Bertine May 14, 2020
Woodside senior Kaylee Wall has always had a passion for art, but she recently found her true calling: 2D animation.
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LIVE UPDATES: Woodside Leadership

The Paw Print Staff April 24, 2020
Woodside leadership is working hard to ensure that traditions such as class elections and recognition of graduating seniors can proceed despite the transition to distance learning.
Although Woodside High School offers AP history classes for sophomores and juniors, all seniors take standard-level courses in government and economics.

Students Advocate for AP Economics and Government Classes

Lucas Jansen, Staff Writer April 9, 2020
Three Woodside juniors, Connor Spackman, Daniel Longo, and Robert Sellman, proposed starting Advanced Placement (AP) Government and Economics classes at Woodside. Since early January, they have gathered signatures from more than 24 students who have rallied around the potential new class.
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