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School to Host Digital Citizenship Activity

School to Host Digital Citizenship Activity

Students at Los Altos, Mountain View and Alta Vista will participate in a digital citizenship activity on an extended tutorial schedule tomorrow, with the goal of promoting cons...

Sorting Out the Flaws of a Garbage System

Sorting Out the Flaws of a Garbage System

School Plans Inaugural Three-day Intersession

School Plans Inaugural Three-day Intersession

School Begins Feedback Process for Six-year Goals

School Begins Feedback Process for Six-year Goals

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Opinion: Black on Black Crime: The Black Man’s Relationship With Dark-skinned Women

Opinion: Black on Black Crime: The Black Man’s Relationship With Dark-skinned Women

When I was in the fifth grade, the one black boy in my grade (there may have been a few, but regardless) without any provocation said to a group of other kids, “I would...

Opinion: Despite Name Change, Girls Flag Football Retains Sexist Undertones

Opinion: Despite Name Change, Girls Flag Football Retains Sexist Undertones

Social Media Stars: The Dangers of Following False Idols

Social Media Stars: The Dangers of Following False Idols

Downtown Los Altos: Don’t Forget the Teenagers

Downtown Los Altos: Don’t Forget the Teenagers

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Los Altos’ Niche Sports

Los Altos’ Niche Sports

Fencing: A 'physical chess'    Fencing, in the words of senior Sriram Ramamurthy, is different than the sports usually found at Los Altos. It requires precision, extreme accuracy, calculated movements. Fencing ...

Boys basketball shoots into new season

Boys basketball shoots into new season

Is Marching Band a sport: Abso-flute-ly or tone-tally not?

Is Marching Band a sport: Abso-flute-ly or tone-tally not?

When bending leads to breaking: Injuries in gymnastics

When bending leads to breaking: Injuries in gymnastics

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The Benefits of Binge Watching

The Benefits of Binge Watching

Before I sat down to write this, I watched four 40-minute episodes of “Stranger Things” back to back....

The Upsides and “The Upside Down” sides

The Upsides and “The Upside Down” sides

Injustices in female hip-hop

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Fulfills Marvel’s Formula, But Not Much Else

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Fulfills Marvel’s Formula, But Not Much Else

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The student news site of Los Altos High School in Los Altos, California
The student news site of Los Altos High School in Los Altos, California