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BOSA Elections Special Report

BOSA Elections Special Report

Holly Rusch, Staff Writer

March 16, 2018

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 Ju...

Walkout at Woodside

Walkout at Woodside

Sara Raubvogel, Outreach Editor

March 14, 2018

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 the...

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

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 watching...

Finding Your 21-Foot Ladder

Finding Your 21-Foot Ladder

Noelia Arteaga, Staff Writer

March 13, 2018

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...

Academic Tutorials Could be the New SSR

Academic Tutorials Could be the New SSR

Emma Chiu, Local News Editor

February 5, 2018

A recent proposal may disappoint fans of Woodside’s early dismissal days: Woodside hopes to implement a revised schedule next fall, one that involves giving Wednesdays a late start and regular dismissal. In essence, this schedule change would push Wednesday school hours later by removing first perio...

Rivalry Inspires Support for Fires

Rivalry Inspires Support for Fires

Emma Chiu, Local News Editor

February 5, 2018

Woodside and Sequoia will use their rivalry to benefit those in need through Competition for a Cause, a fundraiser for the Sonoma County Schools Fire Relief fund. According to the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection, last October’s Sonoma County fire is the most destructive wildfir...

WHS Dreamers’ Club forms amidst DACA uncertainty

WHS Dreamers’ Club forms amidst DACA uncertainty

Holly Rusch, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017

The country has been in a state of turmoil over the fate of the newly rescinded DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program- and the decisions surrounding it will drastically and directly affect the students and staff of Woodside High School. On September 5th, the Trump administration announced that they w...

J is for Justified

J is for Justified

Emma Chiu, Staff Writer

September 26, 2017

After sixteen months of construction, the new J-wing is finally open for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) classes― but does it meet Woodside’s expectations? The approval of Measure A provided funds for the J-wing in June of 2014; however, construction did not begin until May of 2016...

Woodside teachers react to DeVos

Woodside teachers react to DeVos

Beck Patrone, Sports Editor

March 7, 2017

Public school teachers like those at Woodside High School have voiced their concerns, as Betsy Devos, a Republican businesswoman, philanthropist, and activist was nominated to become the United States Secretary of Education. Despite being known for her outspoken support of school choice and school vouc...

“Locker Room Talk” at Woodside High School

“Locker Room Talk” at Woodside High School

Daniela Thorne, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

A video of Trump spewing  vulgar verbiage was released last week, which Trump is defending simply as “locker room talk.” This video was unacceptable for even a few of his supporters, and for others as well. Boastful language with regards to sexually assaulting women is causing people concern  ...

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