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Los Altos Remains Safe After Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly

Los Altos Remains Safe After Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly

April 6, 2018

The Diversity Assembly this morning proceeded without incidence, after potential safety concerns were ...

Police Investigating Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly; Assembly to Continue With Increased Police Presence

Police Investigating Potential Threat to Diversity Assembly; Assembly to Continue With Increased Police Presence

April 5, 2018

Los Altos administration yesterday received an anonymous note from a student who allegedly overheard...

District Proposes Wage Hike for Substitutes

District Proposes Wage Hike for Substitutes

March 26, 2018

The MVLA School Board today heard information about a recommendation to increase the full day pay fo...

Advanced Computer Science Course to be Offered Next Year

Advanced Computer Science Course to be Offered Next Year

March 21, 2018

Los Altos next year will team up with Foothill College to offer a new college-level computer science ...

Cafeteria Cooks Up New Ideas and Menu Items

Cafeteria Cooks Up New Ideas and Menu Items

March 21, 2018

In a constant effort to improve the cafeteria and its services, cafeteria staff will continue to innovate...

Do Students Have the Right to Protest? Why?

Do Students Have the Right to Protest? Why?

March 21, 2018

According to the Los Altos Parent/Student Handbook, students can be suspended or expelled for “[d]isrupting...

Students Walk Out to Urge Gun Control

Students Walk Out to Urge Gun Control

March 14, 2018

Students this morning walked out to urge gun regulation in the wake of the Parkland school shooting, c...

Police Investigation Finds Mountain View Student’s Threat to School Walkout Participants Not True

Police Investigation Finds Mountain View Student’s Threat to School Walkout Participants Not True

March 13, 2018

The Mountain View Police Department this afternoon said rumors about a Mountain View student threate...

Hack Club Starts Website Building Program for Other Clubs

Hack Club Starts Website Building Program for Other Clubs

February 13, 2018

The Hack Club implemented a new program, get.lahs.club, that provides free websites for clubs. Along with...

Investigating the STEM Gender Gap

Investigating the STEM Gender Gap

February 13, 2018

Only 10 out of this year’s AP Physics C’s 57 students are girls. In AP Biology, meanwhile, 75 ou...

Intersession Receives Mixed Reactions

Intersession Receives Mixed Reactions

February 13, 2018

The pilot Intersession was met with both high praise and sharp criticism from students and staff, and ma...

The Hidden Issue of Teacher Stress

The Hidden Issue of Teacher Stress

February 13, 2018

In 2009, chemistry teacher Trina Mattson started talking to doctors about sharp pains she felt and a loss...

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