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ASB prepares for next year’s Spirit Week

After reflecting on this year’s Spirit Week, the Associated Student Body is working toward making next year’s Spirit Week run more smoothly by creating new comm...

Quad watering frustrates students

The new grass on Palo Alto High School’s Quad raises student concerns of possible overwatering. “Grass is good, but they definitely overwater it,” junior Mar...

Proposed affordable teacher housing

Abode Communities, Mercy Housing California and the County of Santa Clara are planning to build affordable teacher housing at 231 Grant Ave. starting in spring ...

PAUSD wins best k-12 school district

Palo Alto Unified School District was recently ranked best K-12 school district in California and the second best school district in the state, both from the Ni...

Drought hits California farmers hard

Local farmers are facing the effects of California’s three-year drought, impacting their cultivation and sales. Gov. Gavin Newsom issued a statewide proclamati...

Mental health center continues efforts

Teen mental health center allcove, located in Palo Alto’s Midtown, is continuing to offer free mental health and wellness services to local teens since its open...

Paly students celebrate Unity Day

  In an ongoing effort to promote inclusion, acceptance and kindness at Palo Alto High School, students celebrated Unity Day and National Pronouns Day o...

Junior Spirit Week theme sparks debate

The "thousand island" Spirit Week theme will be modified this year after concerns about cultural appropriation were raised by Palo Alto High School’s Associated...

PSAT to be held during spirit week

The preliminary SAT will be held on Wednesday during Spirit Week. According to Associate Student Body Spirit Commissioner and junior Evie Kramer, the PSAT migh...