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Teen Receives Awards

March 13

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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...

New MAP/Charter program

March 13

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The MAP (multi-age program) that was formerly located at Manor Elementary School is a state funded charter. It has approval and funding, but a location is still in the works. The Ross Valley School District has proposed putting...

Positive Coaching Alliance Meetings

March 13

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In order to maximize the school’s athletic potential, Nate Severin has produced Back to Athletics nights at the beginning of each season, hosted by the Positive Coaching Alliance. “The Positive Coaching Alliance meetings...

New ASB and Peer Resource Admission Process

March 13

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Multiple changes to the Peer Resource and ASB admission processes are in place for next year’s classes. Students now will have to submit a written application answering questions tailored to the different programs. The advisor...

Mindfulness give students a new way to focus during school hours

Chris Johnson

January 31

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High school students go to school for about seven hours a day, and within that schedule there are few chances to relax their bodies, minds, and completely focus. Students rush from class to class, getting assignment after assignment. As...

New course offering possibilities

December 12

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At the most recent Student Senate meeting, senators compiled a list of desired new classes and programs for the upcoming years. From this list, advisories voted on their favorites and the survey results will be out soon. Once...

Jazz band

December 12

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The music department has been busy with three concerts last week. On Dec. 1, the Symphonic Band and Choir performed, on Dec. 6 they presented the Performance Workshop’s latest compositions, and on Dec. 7 the Jazz Band performed.   The...

National Park Service celebrates 100 years

Lilly Durante, Reporter

September 30

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The towering Redwoods and lush green forests of Muir Woods National Monument encompass a winding trail head, as it paves the way to adventure. Sunlight peeks through the treetops, creating bold shadows nearly 260 feet below. Though...

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