The Talon

Varsity Football Loses 0-34 to Cupertino

October 6, 2012

The varsity football team lost to Cupertino High School 0-34 yesterday, October 5. Playing a home game in front of a hopeful crowd of fans, the team fell behind early and couldn’t mount a comeback in the second half. Los Altos...

Movie Adaptations Bring Author’s Ideas to Life

May 2, 2012

As students watched the Harry Potter film series, bookworms often automatically juxtaposed film adaptations with the novels and exclaimed in outrage “that didn’t happen in the book!” But just because a movie is different...

Sports Injuries Breakdown

February 7, 2012

This spring, for the first sport’s season in LAHS history, student athletes were required to read and sign concussion information forms before participating in athletic activities. This change in policy reflects a growing concern...

Sports Therapy Myths: Dispelled

February 7, 2012

The days leading up to game day are vital to an athlete’s performance, and athletes need to take caution before, during and after the match. Athletes use many methods to be in their best shape—but which are actually helpful? The...

Robotics Prepares for Its Upcoming Season

February 7, 2012

After finding out this year’s challenge on January 7, the Robotics Team has been preparing for its upcoming competitions at UC Davis and San Jose State University. This year, the challenge has two separate parts. Teams must build...

Broken Box Performed Family Drama

February 7, 2012

Broken Box performed the play “Never Mind What Happened, How Did It End?” from February 2 to February 4. The play focused on the lives of three generations of women in one family. It moved forward and backward in time through fl...

STAR Testing Week Schedule for Seniors Released

April 19, 2011

While underclassmen are taking the STAR test tomorrow, April 19 seniors will be doing end-of-the-year information activities in the Eagle Theatre, gym and library. All seniors are expected to be in the Eagle Theatre tomorrow at...

Library Purchases Five New Work Stations

November 24, 2008

The school recently purchased five new work stations intended for student use. The computers were purchased using money from the district’s technology fund, which is responsible for much of the recent technological updates...

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