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LAHS Diversity and Inclusion Creates Positive School Environment

Pictured here is the official logo for ASB’s Diversity and Inclusion, @lahsdiversityinclusion on Instagram.

Giovanna Fernandez

October 14, 2020

The outside world is filled with the chaos of social justice issues and a pandemic ravaging the population. In turn, it has left students to reflect on how to improve in schools. This summer, Los Altos ASB sprouted another branch of their student government, the first of its kind here. This new group...

Stay-At-Home Parents Stay Restricted

Junior Rufina Chow’s mother continues doing housework to pass time.

Rufina Chow

October 14, 2020

Hearing the high pitch alarm ringing promptly at 6 A.M., stay-at-home parent, Flora, wakes up groggily, wanting to fall right back asleep. Instead, she forces herself off her bed and makes her way to her daughter’s room. Such has been Wong’s routine since the start of distance learning on August...

KIWIN’S: Together in Service and in Quarantine

The official slogan and Remind code for KIWINS, @los.atos.kiwins on Instagram.

Rufina Chow

October 14, 2020

In an environment as vulnerable as high school, students struggle with finding a sense of belonging. KIWIN’S can be just what students are looking for to build relationships and give back to the community. KIWIN’S is a student-led organization that operates under the larger organization of California-Nevada-Hawaii...

Sophomore Student Finds Way to Uplift Others Amid Pandemic

Sophomore Fiona Ngo shares her favorite quotes to inspire and uplift followers.

Emma Arredondo

October 14, 2020

The Coronavirus pandemic took the world by storm and left many devastated, but sophomore Fiona Ngo found a way to uplift people’s spirits and leave a positive impact on others. In late July, an Instagram account named “betheelevator” sprung up and caught the attention of many members of the Hacienda...

An Athlete By Choice A Writer With Passion

An Athlete By Choice A Writer With Passion

Briana Munoz

February 28, 2019

From getting a press pass, sitting on the bleachers to being able to interview athletes face to face. Damien Alvarado has began to take his sports writing to another level. Alvarado started his sports writing career with little knowledge of writing sports when he was just a sophomore in high school. Journalism...

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