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Comedy Literature class to be added next year

Starting next year, the Paly English Department will add “The Literature of Comedy” to its list of English elective choices. Over the course of a semester students in Comedy Literature will examine the question...
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ASB Should Increase Outside Student Involvement

Although Paly’s Associated Student Body (ASB) puts on wonderful dances and is the puppet master behind Spirit Week, any other impact on the school is not clearly seen. However, there was once a time in Paly’s history when ASB involved many students and made a ...
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New teacher adds light to the math department

Bringing new spunk and energy into the math department is Herb Bocksnick who teaches Algebra 1 and Intro to Analysis and Calculus this year. Bocksnick did not always live in California. Coming from Montana, he found his way here and just this year found his wa...
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Administration considering making homework optional

Principal Phil Winston is currently discussing a new homework policy  that would make all homework optional. Although Winston has brought up the idea for a new system of homework with students, he has yet to d...
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Physics courses across district should be aligned

One would think that schools within a district would offer the same classes, however this is not the case. Paly and Henry M. Gunn High School (Gunn) would ideally offer all of the same advanced courses in order to ensure that all students within the district a...
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Administration uses new uniform grading system

Students have been demanding a need for a uniform grading system for all subjects, especially English, especially those in upper grades, gradually realize the issue that different teachers of the same course h...