Freshmen Find Their Way

Graydon Leongkaye, Staff writer

October 5, 2017

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This year 450 freshmen enrolled at PVHS. Many freshmen had mixed feelings about the transition to high school. Some people felt happy to see their friends again. Other people felt nervous or prepared. One reason that Kapil...

First Summer Reading Novel for all Grade Levels

Phoebe Lai, Staff writer

October 5, 2017

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Due to racist incidents involving the swastika and racial slurs during last school year, the English Department of PV High picked the novel Warriors Don’t Cry by Melba Pattillo Beals as a summer reading book across all grades....

“Firefall” at Yosemite

“Firefall” at Yosemite

February 19, 2017

Violence and hate following election results

Katherine Boyd, Writer

December 1, 2016

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     While the results of the 2016 Presidential election have left many in shock, it has spurred others into action. With Anti-Trump protests all over the country, many hope that their voice will be heard and the president...

California’s Single-User Restrooms Become ‘Gender Neutral’ by Law

Ariel Noh, Writer

November 15, 2016

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In the future, single-user restrooms in public buildings throughout California will be "gender neutral," meaning all people are welcome to use them regardless of their gender identities. This is the result of a new legislation...

Anti-Trump riots

Isabelle Spelta, Writer

November 14, 2016

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     Ever since Donald Trump announced that he was running for president, the country has been violently split between Democrats and Republicans. At first, many believed this to be a hoax, but soon he received a large follow...

Vaccinations now required in order to enroll in school

Jacob Dominguez, Writer

November 11, 2016

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On June 30th, 2015, Governor Jerry Brown passed the California Vaccination Bill, and now a year later the bill has finally gone into effect. It is now mandatory to receive every up-to-date vaccine in order to enroll in an...

PV parking woes

Audrey Chung, Writer

November 11, 2016

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Most students have their own cars and drive themselves to school. The school offers parking in any of the lots provided and on the streets directly adjacent to the school - Cloyden Road, Via Pacheco, and Epping Road. The school als...

PVHS does poorly on 2016 SBAC

Katherine Boyd, Writer

November 11, 2016

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The CAASP (previously SBAC) test is the high school equivalent to STAR testing in elementary/middle school. Not many students take it seriously, and yet the PV school district seems to always do well. This last year was no...

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