Palo Alto School Removes Mural Painted By Actor FrancoActor and director James Franco left his stamp on his Peninsula high school alma mater, but charges of misconduct led the school to remove a mural Franco painted on campus on Thursday.
Palo Alto High Schools Grapple With Weighted GPAs, Stress ReductionThe Palo Alto Unified Schools Superintendent says a blue ribbon committee will work on developing a comprehensive GPA weighting policy to be done by April.
James Franco Teaching At Palo Alto HighJames Franco is going to teach a film class at his high school alma mater in Palo Alto.
Teachers Turn To Meditation To Help Stressed Out Students At Palo Alto High SchoolPalo Alto High School sits right across the street from Stanford University, and the expectations of the kids who attend can be high.
Palo Alto Teacher Suffers 1st & 2nd Degree Burns When Science Experiment Goes WrongA teacher at Palo Alto High School is recovering from first-degree and second-degree burns, following a science experiment gone wrong Wednesday.
Palo Alto Schools Hire 2 Mental Health Experts As Student Suicide Crisis ContinuesIt’s being called a crisis; and now the Palo Alto Unified School District has voted to hire two mental health specialists in the wake of continuing student suicides.
Students, Faculty Work To Prevent Suicides After String Of Recent DeathsThe death of a South Bay teenager on Caltrain tracks Monday morning is just the most recent in a string of suicides taking its toll on students and faculty at two Palo Alto schools.
Palo Alto High School Principal Successfully Cracks Down On Student Streakers The tradition of students streaking at Palo Alto High School, locally known as Paly, is on the decline after a principal has come up with a strict crackdown.
Cheating Uncovered At Palo Alto High School, More Than 100 Algebra Tests InvalidatedOfficials at Palo Alto High School have invalidated final exams taken by more than 100 students last month, after the school said they uncovered cheating.
Clues From Public Sought In 1982 Sunnyvale Cold Case Murder Of Palo Alto TeenThe Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office is asking the public for clues to the murder of a teen girl whose nude body was found with more than 60 stab wounds in Sunnyvale 31 years ago.
Principal Bans Streaking At Palo Alto High SchoolThe principal of a Bay Area high school is banning the tradition of students streaking across campus.
Cool School: Palo Alto High's Elective Classes Attracting AttentionPalo Alto High School is known for its academic success, but that's not all.