The Talon

Rising senior Jackson  Van Vooren, rising senior Joanna Hsieh and rising junior Eve Zhang were all accepted into California
All-state Band musicians are all about that brass
By Barrett Wong, Senior Writer | June 25, 2020

Around three months ago, three Los Altos students were invited to play in the All-state Band: rising senior Jackson Van Vooren, rising senior Joanna Hsieh and rising junior Eve Zhang. The band is open to all middle and high schoolers in California and has an intensive application process. The Talon interviewed...

The University of California system has suspended its standardized testing requirement.
UC suspends SAT/ACT requirement through 2024
By Tomoki Chien and Cedric Chan | May 21, 2020

The University of California system has suspended the SAT/ACT requirement for undergraduate admissions through 2024. This move comes amid rising concerns that standardized test scores are heavily affected...

2019 Los Altos High School alumnus Gurshaan Arora has received an outpouring of support and positive feedback, as well as a $500 prize, after the release of his new single, "Zoom!" The current Foothill College student wasn
Zoomin' through quarantine: Gursh's new single is a catchy success
By Elana Eisenberg, Staff Writer | May 26, 2020

While most people were baking a thousand loaves of banana bread or giving questionable haircuts to their family members during quarantine, 2019 Los Altos High School alumnus Gurshaan Arora (Gursh) was...

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