‘Venture’ Musical to debut this month

Venture,” an original musical written by Paly choir director Michael Najar is opening next Friday and will tackle some of society’s biggest issues. “The question this musical asks is, what are you willing to g...

Annual Career Month starts strong

Paly’s tenth Career Month, an annual lunchtime speaker series featuring professionals from a multitude of fields, began in late February  and will run through next Friday. According to one of the organizers, senior Stella Wan, Career Month is a time when gu...

XXIII Olympic Winter Games

After narrowly missing out on hosting the Winter Olympics in 2010 and 2014 to Vancouver and Sochi respectively, South Korea’s PyeongChang was at the center of attention as the world’s greatest winter athletes c...
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Ohlone teacher guilty of sexual assault

Former Ohlone Elementary School teacher Michael Airo was convicted recently of child sexual abuse after two days of jury deliberation. After commencing the long awaited trial on Feb. 1, lawyers gave closing ...

Kim Diorio takes leave of absence

Principal Kim Diorio is taking a medical leave from Paly and expects to return later this spring. Diorio made the announcement in a memo to the staff last Friday. “As many of you are aware, the past few months I’ve been hit hard with health problems,” D...
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Teen Arts Council to host open mic night

The Teen Arts Council will be hosting the first open mic night of the year this Friday at the Mitchell Park Community Center.  The free event aims to showcase local student talent. The upcoming open mic nigh...
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District offers action plan after assault survey

The Palo Alto Unified School District (PAUSD)plans to work toward preventing sexual assault after receiving the results of a survey given to students, staff and parents of the District at the end of the 2016-17 school year, according to the Office of Civil Rig...