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Hapara Highlights pilot postponed amidst concern from MVLA School Board

Hapara Highlights pilot postponed amidst concern from MVLA School Board

October 15, 2018

Los Altos began a pilot of Google Chrome extension Hapara Highlights at the start of this school ...

The Writing Center makes its debut

The Writing Center makes its debut

October 13, 2018

The Writing Center opened its doors for the first time to students on September 17. Unlike the school...

Stoehr wins a Giant grant

Stoehr wins a Giant grant

October 10, 2018

During the San Francisco Giants baseball game on September 15, environmental science teacher Greg Stoehr was...

Exclusive with @losaltoshighmemes (LAHSmemes)

Exclusive with @losaltoshighmemes (LAHSmemes)

October 3, 2018

In the last few weeks, @losaltoshighmemes has racked up over 900 followers and established itself as Los A...

Los Altos celebrates its custodial workers

Los Altos celebrates its custodial workers

October 2, 2018

October 2 is set aside as National Custodial Workers’ Recognition Day to acknowledge the efforts of c...

Popular grades app removed from app store

Popular grades app removed from app store

May 22, 2018

In April, many Los Altos students opened the Grades app to find a message from its creator, Adrien Truong...

Caterpillars invade Bay Area: We’ll survive, but the trees won’t

Caterpillars invade Bay Area: We’ll survive, but the trees won’t

May 22, 2018

The bestselling children’s book, “The Very Hungry Caterpillar,” tells the story of a caterpilla...

MVLA trustee’s comment meets criticism

MVLA trustee’s comment meets criticism

May 22, 2018

MVLA School Board member Sanjay Dave received backlash after the April 16 school board meeting from di...

Thank You Ms. Evans; We’ll Miss You

Thank You Ms. Evans; We’ll Miss You

April 24, 2018

Carol Evans believes in you. That’s the main thing students remember — it’s why they cite being ...

Mental Health, Wellness Resources On Campus Expand

Mental Health, Wellness Resources On Campus Expand

April 24, 2018

In the past two years, the number of referrals of students to the counseling department has increased from 4...

Math Modeling Team Advances to New York City

Math Modeling Team Advances to New York City

April 24, 2018

Over 14 consecutive hours, a team of five seniors used a combination of statistics and creative thin...

Robotics Reaches Semifinals Despite Building Delays

Robotics Reaches Semifinals Despite Building Delays

April 24, 2018

Although hamstrung by mechanical issues and a delayed build season, the Los Altos Robotics Team placed ...

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