Best of SNO

#91
2018-2019
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Sequoia High School
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Published Stories for
Sequoia High School
in 2018-2019
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2018-2019
Best of SNO Rank for
Sequoia High School
Stories from Sequoia High School
Town Hall addresses teacher housing as development grows in Peninsula
News

Nick Abraham | March 22, 2019

With boarded up windows downtown, vacant buildings and empty streets, Redwood City earned the nickname “Deadwood City” for years.

Today, the city has taken a 180-degree turn. The development of…

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Miles away from a passing grade
Features

David Ramirez | March 22, 2019

Many teenagers loathe the idea of running the mile in physical education (P.E.). Reasons for this include lack of determination and another could be that they are out of shape or unhealthy. According to…

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Planning maternity leave with school policy pains teachers
Features

Beatrice Bugos | March 22, 2019

Every year, there are a handful of teachers who go on maternity or parental leave for months on end. Many students don’t know what it fully entails. Months before the leave takes place, the teachers…

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Stereotypical Silicon Valley look caters to the rich
Arts & Entertainment

Ysabelle Punzal | March 21, 2019

From Airpods and Hydroflasks to North Face and Patagonia, the Silicon Valley lifestyle is evident in the halls and in the classroom. Many students in the Bay Area are seen sporting this look, flexing…

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MUR remodeling speeds up lunch lines, introduces new food options
News

Nick Abraham | March 4, 2019

A new and remodeled lunch line in the Multi-Use Room’s (MUR) opened on Tuesday, Jan. 15, featuring a salad bar, cashless payment, and the elimination of pre-portioned entrees.

The new line, called…

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RCSD bids farewell to four schools after declining enrollment threatens the district
News

Mia Padilla | February 16, 2019

Due to budget cuts, a loss of funding and a decrease in enrollments, Fair Oaks Community School and Taft Elementary School will be combined into one campus, and Adelante and Selby Lane Spanish Immersion…

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Ready 4 Ravens pushes campaign to School Board, awaits recommendation
News

Aviva Futornick | February 15, 2019

As the decision to change the mascot from Cherokee to Raven marks 17 years, the renewed push from the Ready 4 Ravens club to change the team name to Ravens has returned this issue and its discussion to…

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Alum advocates for change with art installation on US border
News

Shannon Coan | February 11, 2019

Two eyes stare unblinkingly up at the sky. People gather around them, sharing food and drinks at a giant picnic, ignoring the fact that half the attendees are on the other side of the U.S.-Mexico border.

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