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SEA-DISC loses longtime social studies teacher

SEA-DISC loses longtime social studies teacher

Hannah Levenson

After 17 years, social studies teacher Steve Bluestone will leave the SEA-DISC academy. Started by Chemistry and Environmental Science teacher Sue Fox in 1995, SEA-DISC is a program for juniors and seniors designed to...

May 2, 2017No Comments

Travel ban thwarted, judges claim discriminatory

Travel ban thwarted, judges claim discriminatory

Lilly Durante

On Jan 27, one week after President Trump took office, he issued an executive travel ban to prevent refugees from eight predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. The ban prohibits citizens of Iran, Iraq,...

May 2, 2017No Comments

Music department victorious at Boston Heritage Festival

Music department victorious at Boston Heritage Festival

Juliette Carey

Our Music Department had major/immense success at the Boston Heritage Festival they competed at on March 25. “Among schools from Tennessee, Ontario, Connecticut, California, and more, Drake stood out as an outstanding...

May 2, 2017No Comments

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Opinion

Marin County high schoolers engage in regular binge drinking

Marin County high schoolers engage in regular binge drinking

Rex Collenette

Marin County high school students engage in regular binge drinking Underage binge drinking, excessive alcohol consumption under the age of 21, dominates the lives of many teens in Marin County. According to the Marin County...

May 1, 2017No Comments

  • College Board receives exorbitant revenue from AP exams May 1, 2017
  • Students discouraged by print shop closure May 1, 2017
  • Valentine’s day: pointless holiday breaks hearts everywhere March 14, 2017
  • New winter formal dance venue to accomodate classes March 9, 2017

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Feature

Post election atmosphere fuels Alt-Right groups

Post election atmosphere fuels Alt-Right groups

Patrick Brown

In the liberal Bay Area, people are not often exposed to ideas presented by the Alt-Right. However, that doesn’t mean that these ideals aren’t present in the Bay Area community. Many anticipate see...

April 27, 2017No Comments

Jewish Israeli man arrested for Jewish Community Center bomb threats

Jewish Israeli man arrested for Jewish Community Center bomb threats

April 27, 2017

Trend of students refusing to listen to divergent opinions continues

Trend of students refusing to listen to divergent opinions continues

April 20, 2017

Social media offers opportunities to make money

Social media offers opportunities to make money

April 18, 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