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Hidden Costs of College Application

Nearly every senior in high school dreams about finally receiving an acceptance letter to college. They have put in countless hours of work—editing essays, frantically filling out forms, asking teachers for rec...
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Paly Students on Tumblr

Paly Tumblrs. The only place where a snapshot from Lilo and Stitch or The Office can perfectly describe the daily obstacles of an everyday student. These blogs include random images or GIFs, often picturing fun...
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Administration weighs pros, cons of optional finals

Principal Phil Winston hopes to make finals optional next year in order to reduce the immense amount of stress that affects virtually every student at Paly during finals season. In addition to reducing student stress, Winston believes that allowing voluntary ...
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Girls vs. Boys Lacrosse

When people think of boys and girls sports, they usually do not imagine too many differences between the two. Sometimes, the only true difference is the gender and maybe the uniform.  Lacrosse, on the other ha...
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Players question coach favoritism toward top players

Competing for a starting spot on a varsity team at Paly is always an ambitious process that takes weeks or even months to complete. But when the rosters come out, the second and third-string players are often left wondering if favoritism by the coaches played ...