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  • Boys’ cross country will compete at CIF State Meet on Saturday, Nov. 28 in Clovis, CA
  • Thanksgiving Break is from Nov. 25-Nov. 29
  • Advisory this week is for all freshmen and juniors
  • Seniors: College application sessions during tutorial with Ms. Tokheim
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Editor's Pick


Key Club to host Fun Run

From 2 to 4 p.m. this Saturday, Palo Alto High School’s Key Club will host its first ever Fun Run at the Mitchell Park Library to fundraise for the Pediatric Trauma Program.


Football faces Salinas in CCS Playoffs

The Palo Alto High School football team (4-6, 3-3) is set to face the Salinas Cowboys (6-4, 4-2) in its first Central Coast Section playoff game of the season at 7 p.m. on Friday in Salinas.


Le Tricolore n’est pas suffisant?

Social media gestures in the wake of tragedy may come across as perfunctory and not all that useful, but they, oddly enough, are rooted in pragmatism.


News in Review: October 2015

A timeline of the most important news stories and events from the month of October.


Nation-wide initiative focuses on positive culture at Paly

Sources of Strength, an initiative at Palo Alto and Gunn high schools, is organizing student-run campaigns in order for staff, students and parents to spread ideas of hope, health and strength.

A & E

Coffee Chats: English teacher Alanna Williamson

The Paly Voice sat down with english teacher Alanna Williamson over an iced eggnog latte to discuss how the new school year is going and her best advice for students.