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Speaker Series educates students and community

Speaker Series educates students and community

by | October 11, 2016

The Piedmont Unified School District and Piedmont Adult School’s Education Speaker Series has started up again for the 2016-2017 school year. There will be seven speakers this year and one screening of a documentary... Read More

Classes ‘chalk-full’ of students once again

Classes ‘chalk-full’ of students once again

by and | October 11, 2016

This year, teachers, students, counselors and administration battled, and in some cases continue to endure, larger and imbalanced class sizes, unscheduled periods in the middle of the day, and schedule changes. The counseling office... Read More

Service learning temporarily suspended due to funding cut

Service learning temporarily suspended due to funding cut

by | October 10, 2016

The annual half-day, school wide service learning project will be in suspended this year due to the reduction of a Piedmont Education Foundation (PEF) grant. The afternoon Day on the Green activity is still... Read More

Acuña takes on full-time role as Director of Athletics

Acuña takes on full-time role as Director of Athletics

by | September 20, 2016

The PUSD School Board approved Victor Acuña as the new full-time Director of Athletics in July of 2016. He was initially chosen for an interim position in the spring of 2016, but his extensive... Read More

Vote: How many students are in your largest class?

by | September 19, 2016

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Graduation speaker to inspire students, inside and out

Graduation speaker to inspire students, inside and out

by | June 8, 2016

Dacher Keltner, a professor of psychology at UC Berkeley, has been invited to speak at the PHS graduation on June 9. The administration contacted Keltner, who served as a scientific consultant for Pete Docter’s... Read More

Yearbook achieves 99 percent coverage of student body

Yearbook achieves 99 percent coverage of student body

by | June 8, 2016

When each student, or at least 99 percent of students, sat down at lunch to flip through the yearbook, in its index they found at least three page numbers printed next to their name.... Read More

Students and Police Chief Goede contribute to Title IX discussions

Students and Police Chief Goede contribute to Title IX discussions

by | June 8, 2016

Forty pairs of eyes stare up at a woman in full uniform, unaware of what’s to come. Despite the heaviness of the topic about to be discussed, she still smiles, creating an air of... Read More

Healthy Relationship Committee drafts new preventative guide

Healthy Relationship Committee drafts new preventative guide

by | May 18, 2016

PUSD’s Healthy Relationship Committee has been drafting a guide to promote healthy relationships and prevent sexual assault and teen relationship violence since fall of 2015. The passing of a series of state education bills,... Read More

Student body prepares for upcoming ASB elections

Student body prepares for upcoming ASB elections

by | May 18, 2016

Associated Student Body (ASB) election week will be held from May 23 to 27. New to this year, each student is allowed to vote for two of the three students running for ASB president.... Read More