Articles by Samantha Fanger

I am still driving in circles

I am still driving in circles

October 17, 2017 | in Opinions

It’s 7:55 a.m. and after driving around for the past 11 minutes, there is still nowhere to park. Spot after spot is either taken or marked as a resident or “permit A” space. I... Read More

Computer classes close to goal of gender balance

October 17, 2017 | in News

The gender balance in computers courses at PHS reached a 45 percent female to 55 percent male ratio this year, the closest yet to the goal of equilibrium. Computers teacher Nathan Mattix and computers... Read More

Here and There

Here and There

September 19, 2017 | in A Closer Look

While Measure H1 will impact the way our school looks, ten new teachers will impact the way our school learns. As we adjust to the new changes and new faces in our school, let’s... Read More

Friday Fest 2017 Photo Gallery

Friday Fest 2017 Photo Gallery

September 5, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

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School Board introduces new PHS Principal Adam Littlefield

School Board introduces new PHS Principal Adam Littlefield

May 23, 2017 | in News

On Wednesday, April 26, the Board of Education of the Piedmont Unified School District voted unanimously to appoint Adam Littlefield as the new Principal for Piedmont High School, effective July 1. Q: What do... Read More

Day on the Green 2017 Photo Gallery

Day on the Green 2017 Photo Gallery

May 22, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

Ramona Jasman-Rios (right), sophomore: I didn’t really want to go to Day on the Green, but I was dragged here by my friends. I’m a good artist and I’m stuck here doing Henna. Max... Read More

Photo Gallery: Signing Day

Photo Gallery: Signing Day

May 17, 2017 | in Photo Galleries

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Athletics:  giving teams the financial boost

Athletics: giving teams the financial boost

March 28, 2017 | in A Closer Look

The early spring sun glints off of a lacrosse helmet, illuminates the perspiration on a track athlete’s forehead, bounces past a swimmer’s elbow, flies past a birdie in Binks Gym and finally lands on... Read More

High Adventure Crew builds connections and confidence

High Adventure Crew builds connections and confidence

March 7, 2017 | in Campus

Imagine waking up to the sound of the nearby ocean, looking out from the cliffs, and watching the sunrise over the towering trees nearby. High Adventure Crew (HAC) president senior Nina Adarkar experienced such... Read More

English teachers strive to diversify reading curriculum

English teachers strive to diversify reading curriculum

February 7, 2017 | in Campus

Shakespeare, Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Steinbeck­­—we all know the drill. Our parents, and maybe even our parent’s parents, have likely read the same books that are commonly required reads in high schools nationwide today. However, as... Read More