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News

Administration making structural changes for better student environment

In a letter addressed to students, Palo Alto High School Principal Kim Diorio and the Associated Student Body described ways to reduce academic stress and expressed support for the Paly community.

Sports

Liveblog: Boys’ and Girls’ basketball vs. Wilcox

Check back this evening for live coverage of the second Quad Night of the season, as the Palo Alto High School boys’ and girls’ teams take on the Wilcox High School Chargers.

Opinion

Opinion: Destigmatize community college

In Palo Alto, educational alternatives such as community college are sometimes seen as second-rate or last resort options. Staff writer Aidan Maese-Czeropski’s calls for a destigmatization of community colleges.

Multimedia

Slideshow: Teen Arts Council Point B Poetry Jam

The Palo Alto Teen Arts Council hosted its first Poetry Jam at 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 16 at the Palo Alto Children’s Theatre. Many Palo Alto High School students performed original poetry, shared published works and read song lyrics to an audience of teenagers in the spirit of expression and acceptance.

Features

Voice Q&A: Journalism teacher Wojcicki introduces new book

The Paly Voice sat down with Palo Alto High School journalism teacher Esther Wojcicki to discuss her book “Moonshots in Education: Blended Learning in the Classroom.”

A & E

Student “act-letes” to battle in first ComedySportz event

Students in Palo Alto High School’s Improv Troupe will participate in its first ever ComedySportz competition at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23.