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Why are we Afraid of Year-Round Schooling?

Thomas Marriner, Staff Writer

October 5, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Students cherish the long summer vacation. After all, it is a ten week break from the stress that school brings into the lives of many. However, researchers have long proven (dating back to William F. White’s 1906 study) th... Read more »

Why is Prom Stressful?

Sofia Ruiz and Madison Alvarado

March 18, 2016

Filed under Opinion

Junior Riley McCormick sits glossy-eyed and brain-fried at her computer, mindlessly scrolling through dresses, each image just a blur of color and a price tag. She is several hours and multiple websites in, and still hasn’t ev... Read more »

It’s Time to Make the Ivy Turn Legal

Margaret Ross, News Editor

May 14, 2015

Filed under Opinion

In 2000, the Orinda City Council banned left turns on Ivy Drive between the hours of 7 a.m. and 8 a.m. on school days. In 2011, the Council banned turning left onto Southwaite Court and U-turns in front of Southwaite Court on scho... Read more »


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