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Scheduling committee proposes changes to start time

Scheduling committee proposes changes to start time

Lauren Raith

Don’t look. What time does third period end on a Monday? It ends at 10:49 and not 50, but that’s just one of the idiosyncrasies of the current schedule. As of now, there is a new schedule proposed for next year that...

March 16, 2017No Comments

Students express interest in new class options

Students express interest in new class options

Hannah Levenson

On Thursday, January 19 and Friday, January 20, course workshops were held to gauge student interest in new courses that may be offered in the 2017-18 school year.   The English department wants to add a creative...

March 14, 2017No Comments

Teen Receives Awards

Senior Noah Block received acknowledgement from the community as one of the Youth Volunteers of the Year for his work with the YMCA Marin County Youth Court on Jan. 12. Four other teens from local high schools were also honored. The...

March 13, 2017No Comments

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Opinion

Valentine’s day: pointless holiday breaks hearts everywhere

Valentine’s day: pointless holiday breaks hearts everywhere

Juliette Carey, Reporter

Roses are red, violets are blue, Valentine’s Day is awful and so are you. Valentine’s Day intends to bring people together, but it ends up tearing them apart. For those who are in relationships, the expectations of...

March 14, 2017No Comments

  • New winter formal dance venue to accomodate classes March 9, 2017
  • Nextdoor application’s questionable use for complaints March 9, 2017
  • Tryouts for overlapping sports conflict with fairness March 9, 2017
  • Political correctness disguises true meaning of holidays February 16, 2017

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Feature

Trend of students refusing to listen to divergent opinions continues

Trend of students refusing to listen to divergent opinions continues

Nina Schmidt

Evidently, the cost of free speech has been raised to $100,000. At least University of California, Berkeley (UCB) students thought so when they caused that amount in damage protesting conservative former ...

April 20, 2017No Comments

Social media offers opportunities to make money

Social media offers opportunities to make money

April 18, 2017

Marin County social host ordinance revised, new penalty

Marin County social host ordinance revised, new penalty

April 18, 2017

Additional lesson needed in upperclassmen years to enforce change in current consent practices

Additional lesson needed in upperclassmen years to enforce change in current consent practices

March 14, 2017

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The Student News Site of Sir Francis Drake High School
The Student News Site of Sir Francis Drake High School