the Paly Voice

  • Advisory this week is for juniors, freshmen with individual meetings and seniors
  • No school on Oct. 9 due to Professional Learning Day
  • Annual college fair is on Oct. 12 in the library and student center
  • Seniors: College application sessions during tutorial with Ms. Tokheim
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Election Archive

Below are links to all of The Paly Voice’s 2012 election coverage.



Teachers union holds demonstration for Prop 30 and against 32 By: Paige Esterly and Cathy Rong

The Paly Voice covers tomorrow’s elections  By: David Raftrey

Paly Students, Alumni cast their first ballots  By: Christina Chen

Brief: Fate of City Council hopefuls decided in election tomorrow  By: Becca Raffel

Caswell, Townsend, Emberling, win school board race  By: Addie McNamara



Tower Building houses voters  By: Levi Schoeben

Making a difference without voting -A tale from a 17-year-old  By: Juliana Moraes-Liu



Paly voice endorses Dauber, Caswell  By: The Paly Voice

Verde Editorial: Dauber and Caswell for school board  By: Verde Magazine

Verde Editorial: Measure A and student drug use – separate issues  By: Verde Magazine

Beginning Journalism Editorial: Endorsing Dauber and Caswell  By: The Paly Voice



Paly Students react to election outcomes  By: Noa Braun and Addie McNamara

What do you look for in a school board candidate?  By: Becca Raffel and Callie Walker



Paly students show pro-Obama patriotic spirit  By: Paige Esterl

Palo Altans visit poling locations on Election Day  By: Phoebe So



Obama for four more years  By: Jack Shaprio and Edward Mei

Should these county measures and state propositions pass?  By: Neal Biswas, Callie Walker and Jared Shwartz

Yes on Prop 34: Eliminate the death penalty  By: Connor McNamara

Camile Townsend: experienced and competent  By: David Raftrey and Connor McNamara


Candidate Forums:

Liveblog: School board member Camille Townsend speaks to Paly students By:Amanda Carlson and Parker Devine

Liveblog: Ken dauber addresses journalism students  By: Grant Raffel, Juliana Moraes-Liu and Aaron Chum

Live coverage: Melisa Baten Caswell speeks to students By: Mathew Fogarty, Jared Schwartz, Levi Schoeben and Addie McNamara

Board candidates debate district calender, technology By: Christina Chen

School Board candidates discus achievement gap By: Christina Chen