the Paly Voice

Palo Alto High School, Palo Alto, CA
Sunday, September 25, 2016

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  • Madrono staff to hold free senior portrait sessions

    The Madrono staff is holding several photo-taking sessions for all seniors seeking free portraits. The photo sessions will take place on the Quad next week during Tutorial, Advisory and sixth period.

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  • Vikings conquer Santa Clara despite injuries

    A solid running game combined with fierce offensive pressure allowed the Palo Alto High School football team (2-3, 1-0) to make up for the absence of key players and to defeat the Santa Clara High School Bruins (2-3, 0-1), 44-31, Friday night at the Viking Stadium.

    Junior running back Paul Jackson III breaks through the Santa Clara High School defense Friday night during a home football game at the Palo Alto High School stadium. The Vikings defeated the Bruins 44-31 and displayed a dominant offensive performance. According to junior running back Paul Jackson III despite making multiple errors the team was able to recover quickly which ultimately allowed them to defeat the Bruins. "We had a lot of mistakes though I think we bounced back and adjusted well," Jackson said.
  • Online homework becomes an official part of math curriculums

    Algebra 2 and Intro to Analysis and Calculus are officially introducing MathXLForSchool, an online math homework program, into their curriculum. After running MathXL as a pilot program last year, math teacher Sharla May advocated for the program to replace normal homework.

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  • Recap: Girls’ volleyball snaps three-year losing streak against Los Altos

    The Palo Alto High School girls’ volleyball team (8-4, 4-0) defeated the Los Altos Eagles (6-6, 1-2) for the first time in three years at the Gunn High School gym in three close sets.

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  • The problem with our theme selection process

    The Class of 2018’s recent outburst may not simply have been due to a lack of maturity, but representative of a greater issue with Paly’s entire theme selection process.

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News

Madrono staff to hold free senior portrait sessions

The Madrono staff is holding several photo-taking sessions for all seniors seeking free portraits. The photo sessions will take place on the Quad next week during Tutorial, Advisory and sixth period.

Sports

Vikings conquer Santa Clara despite injuries

A solid running game combined with fierce offensive pressure allowed the Palo Alto High School football team (2-3, 1-0) to make up for the absence of key players and to defeat the Santa Clara High School Bruins (2-3, 0-1), 44-31, Friday night at the Viking Stadium.

Opinion

The problem with our theme selection process

The Class of 2018’s recent outburst may not simply have been due to a lack of maturity, but representative of a greater issue with Paly’s entire theme selection process.

Multimedia

Verbatim: Freshmen on adjusting to high school

As the first month of the 2016-17 school year comes to an close, The Paly Voice asks members of the Palo Alto High School freshman class how they are adjusting to life at Paly.

Features

Online homework becomes an official part of math curriculums

Algebra 2 and Intro to Analysis and Calculus are officially introducing MathXLForSchool, an online math homework program, into their curriculum. After running MathXL as a pilot program last year, math teacher Sharla May advocated for the program to replace normal homework.

A & E

Verbatim: Students on joining clubs

Palo Alto High School’s first Club Day of the school year took place on the Quad today. As Paly students flooded the Quad, eager to more »