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The current state of U.S. swimming

For any student currently attending Palo Alto High School, Michael Phelps has competed in every Summer Olympics that they have ever been alive for and potentially watched. With 23 gold medals, three silver medals and two bronze medals, Phelps has set the re...

#Second Semester Junior

It’s that time of year again. The sun stays out longer, as do the majority of teenagers. Weather forecasts creep towards 80 degrees, replacing the plateau of 60s of the past few months. Pastel shorts have repla...
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AP testing process needs reform

For many students at Paly, the Advanced Placement (AP) exams constitute the culmination of all the knowledge that they have acquired throughout the school year. These exams provide students with the opportunity to display their understanding of certain subject...