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Creating playlists for significant others

  When you need a little boost in your relationship, either because your significant other is feeling down or you just want to blow them out of this world, making a playlist of music is always a heartw...
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Lifeguard culture

In the past few years, lifeguarding has become a popular part-time job for high school students. It is a great way to serve the community, as well as to meet other students. In order to become a lifeguard, stud...
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Volunteering Options for Break

As the beginning of summer draws closer, many students are excitedly making plans for days at the beach, road trips and travels abroad. However, for those staying in Palo Alto, there are numerous volunteer oppo...
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Shoplifting: the students’ view

Subjects’ names have been changed to protect their identities.    S tudents from Paly like to portray themselves as smart, responsible and caring members of society, however, there is another side to th...
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Quinceañera

Sweet Sixteen. One of the biggest birthdays in an American girl’s life, up there with 18th, 21st and 50th celebrations. However, for Hispanics, sixteen is nothing compared to fifteen, an age which deserves a la...

Sophomores pursue passion in law enforcement

While most students spend their time pursuing sports, music and other conventional hobbies, two Paly sophomores spend their time pursuing a more unique interest: law enforcement. Sophomore twins Bianca and Pri...