Poison Threatens Campus

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

May 22, 2014

The Acalanes Union High School District plans to use pesticides on all of its campuses.  These pesticides could be very harmful to people, and something needs to be done to stop their use. Parents For a Safer Environment (PFSE...

AP Euro Convicts Stalin

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

April 23, 2014

 The AP European History classes held a mock trial in which Joseph Stalin was accused of committing various crimes against humanity.  The trial was executed on Thursday, April 10 and Friday, April 11, during periods 6 and 7 “...

May ‘Coffee Shop’ Features Art Journal

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014

Art teacher Jill Langston is working with students to publish a Creative Arts Journal, a book of art, writing, and photography submitted by students.  The deadline for submitting art was February 28, and students will present...

Dress Drive Eases Prom Expense

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

March 17, 2014

Leadership collaborated with Las Lomas High School on a community Prom Dress Drive to benefit low income Bay Area girls. Dresses accepted March 3-7 in room E9. Junior Social Secretary Julia Giovanni was contacted by a Las Lomas le...

Faculty Reconvenes Monthly Senate

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

March 17, 2014

Hoping to take on a more active role in campus issues, teachers have reformed the Faculty Senate. The Senate was originally formed in the late 2000s. Made up of one representative from each department, the group meets monthly....

Outdoor Spring Drama Cast

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

February 10, 2014

Auditions for Shakespeare's “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” were held on December 16 and 17 in the CPAC. Unlike past productions, students not enrolled in the Drama course were allowed to audition. According to sophomore Julia Durski,...

Lab Tech Position Open

Grace Deskin, Staff Writer

January 17, 2014

Chris Boyd, a Tech support employee who most frequently interacted with students and teachers in the A13 computer lab, resigned his position the week before winter break. Math teacher and tech coordinator Bill Doherty in the proce...

Giving Tree Supports Family

Grace Deskin, Staff writer

December 11, 2013

Leadership is adopting a family from the East Bay for the holiday season. As part of its holiday activities, the class put up a tree inside the attendance office, with paper cutouts representing gift sponsorship for the adop...

AcaDeca Team Tunes up

AcaDeca Team Tunes up

November 14, 2013

Haunted House Supports LYC

November 7, 2013

The Lafayette community center hosted it’s 10th annual haunted house on Friday, October 25 and Sunday, October 27, 2013. The center hosted a “not-so scary” version for children 7 years old and younger from 5:00 to 7:00...