the Paly Voice


  • Paly to host annual Not In Our Schools week

    Palo Alto High School will host its annual Not In Our Schools week beginning Monday during brunch and lunch on the Quad.

    Not In Our Schools week starts Monday with different bullying-related issues focused on each day. There will be various activities from music performances to tie dying shirts happening during the week.
  • Science Olympiad places second at state competition

    After earning a spot in the state competition with a regional win in March, the Palo Alto High School Science Olympiad team capped off its season Saturday, placing second out of 24 teams, in the Northern California Science Olympiad.

    Science Olympiad team captains, senior Annie Chen, junior Ken Chen and senior Grace Lin, pose with the hardware they earned at the regional competition in March. The team earned second place in the Northern California State Championship Saturday. Photo courtesy of Yingjian Chen.
  • Students respond to Phil Winston story

    Palo Alto High School students are responding to a Palo Alto Weekly story detailing former Paly Principal Phil Winston’s notice of misconduct, which was received by him last summer.

    Phil Winston was under investigation for misconduct during the time of his decision to step down from his principal position. Photo by Veronica Weber.
  • Construction continues, with several projects nearly finished

    Many small construction projects have been carried out over the course of Spring Break, while the new media arts and math buildings are nearing completion.

    The exterior of the new math building, which could open in just two weeks. Photo by Drew Keller.
  • Former principal subject to disciplinary action, according to PA Weekly investigation

    The Palo Alto Weekly released a story early Friday morning that contained information about the district’s investigation into former Palo Alto High School Principal Phil Winston.

    Former Principal Phil Winston speaking to a American Classics H class in   October, 2013. Photo by Grant Raffel.
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