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Students fashionably showcase individuality

Students fashionably showcase individuality

By Zainab Islam

October 17, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles

While the average high school students opt for the classics, hoodies and sweats, after the  the first few weeks of school, sophomore Yuzu Ido and seniors Jillian Trinh, Miles Crawford and Sophia Beliaev are some of the fashionable exceptions. Despite their notably different styles - Ido and Tr...

In the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety we trust

October 17, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles

Even with recent reports of police brutality nationwide, students living in Sunnyvale still trust the local police department. For senior Nicolle Ayon Campos, upholding her trust in the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety is no difficult feat as she believes the media over-sensationalizes the frequen...

Taking high school at college

Taking high school at college

By Desmond Kamas, Reporter

October 8, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles

High school can be difficult.  Although most students are fine with curriculum and class selection, for some the traditional system doesn’t work.  Fortunately, they have middle college.     Middle college is a partnership between FUHSD and De Anza Community College that allows students to sp...

Vallco, the ghost mall with boundless potential

Vallco, the ghost mall with boundless potential

By Jacob Jiao, Reporter

October 3, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles

With Vallco in the hands of a new owner, one can only hope that major renovations will rejuvenate the mall.

EL Ambassador’s Program connects Homestead students

EL Ambassador’s Program connects Homestead students

By Odette Wang, Reporter

September 28, 2015


Filed under Lifestyles

The English Language Development (ELD) department recently kicked off the Ambassador’s Program, a yearlong activity that connects EL students with student mentors. The program, which meets weekly during Tuesday tutorials, aims to help EL students with the social and communicational aspects of high sc...