Articles by Sara Siqueira

Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream

Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream

October 17, 2017 | in Meet Me @

Butterbeer, Persian lime and curry, and secret breakfast are just a few of Humphry Slocombe’s signature ice cream flavors. Housed in a shipping container structure, this ice cream shop describes itself as a “bizarre,... Read More

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

Disney makes a splash as water polo team captain

October 17, 2017 | in Water Polo

Game day arrives and senior Annika Disney goes through her routine. She wears a Piedmont visor to school, the same one she has been wearing for four years, sings Kanye West for the whole... Read More

Senior Picnic Photo Gallery

Senior Picnic Photo Gallery

October 4, 2017 | in Web

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Teitelbaum shoots for the ‘Zenith’ with new robotics team

Teitelbaum shoots for the ‘Zenith’ with new robotics team

September 19, 2017 | in Campus

Student engineers spill ideas for the optimal robot onto a whiteboard. Their two dimensional visualizations come to life, step by step, as the screws join sections, the gears grind, and finally the controller sends... 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

Meet Power Beez, the New PHS Vocal Trio

Meet Power Beez, the New PHS Vocal Trio

September 18, 2017 | in Arts

A vocal trio. An acoustic band. An acoustic trio. Or an acoustic, vocal trio, ensemble. All definitions that seniors Maggie Lucas, Ko Narter, and Kay Sibal have given to their singing group, the Power... Read More

A glance beyond Rygg as a model and a student

A glance beyond Rygg as a model and a student

May 23, 2017 | in Arts

The sound of ten feet running towards senior Lea Rygg caught her attention as she paid the cashier for her ice cream at a local gas station. A woman with her two dogs, muddy... Read More

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

Students and staff seek positive steps forward

May 23, 2017 | in News

In response to the May 8 assembly addressing the anti-semitic behavior and hateful aftermath, the Share Y(our) Voice club hosted an event in the Alan Harvey Theatre to allow any students to share their... Read More

Congresswoman Barbara Lee visits PHS to surprise the winner of California District 13 Congressional Art Competition

Congresswoman Barbara Lee visits PHS to surprise the winner of California District 13 Congressional Art Competition

May 12, 2017 | in Web

Congresswoman Barbara Lee visited PHS Friday, May 12 to personally congratulate and surprise the California District 13 winner of the Congressional Art Competition, junior Edwyna Zhu. The Congressional Art Competition is a nationwide visual arts... Read More

Oakland Zoo volunteer project to  revive Service Learning sentiment

Oakland Zoo volunteer project to revive Service Learning sentiment

May 1, 2017 | in News

Seniors will have the opportunity to participate in a morning of service by volunteering at the Oakland Zoo on May 19. This project seeks to revive the former PHS service learning program on a... Read More