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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike Thefts, Drugs, Alcohol, cheating and Teen Sex on our high school campuses.

I think we should be outraged about the amount of bike thefts, pot smoking, alcohol, cheating and teen sex that seems to...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Apr. 18, 2014
Last comment by Peter Carpenter, on Apr 22, 2014 at 9:56 am | 21 comments | 1020 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

What can be done about teachers being too rigorous?

I feel so bad for the students who will fall prey to this sadistic teacher next year. Does complaining to the school help?...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Apr. 28, 2014
Last comment by Stanford parent, on May 14, 2014 at 9:28 am | 38 comments | 2236 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Teacher Tenure ruled unconstitutional

Anyone got any ideas what this might mean for PAUSD bad teachers. http://www.ktvu.com/news/news/local/california-teacher-tenure-law-unconstitutional/ngH4s/...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by village fool, on Jun 10, 2014 at 11:35 pm | 1 comment | 203 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gunn Student on Master Chef

Caught an episode of Master Chef this evening showcasing local girl Ahran Cho wowing the judges. I hope that this young lady's...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jun. 16, 2014
Last comment by Say Hey, on Jun 18, 2014 at 2:26 pm | 7 comments | 525 Views

SPORTS

Paly Volleyball Wins Reno Tournament

The Paly HS Girls volleyball team took 1st place over the weekend in the annual Reno tournament. There were over thirty teams...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Sep. 5, 2010
Last comment by Mom, on Sep 7, 2010 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 1868 Views

SPORTS

2 Paly grads nominated for ESPN awards

We should be proud of our Paly grads http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-18685229...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jul. 3, 2012
Last comment by Paly Parent, on Jul 3, 2012 at 9:22 am | 1 comment | 1036 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Teachers with heavy foreign accents

Arizona has hit the nail on the head with this one. As a parent who has had a student go through a year of math with a...

Original post made by Paly Parent on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by Paul, on May 26, 2010 at 7:09 pm | 38 comments | 3232 Views

ISSUES BEYOND PALO ALTO

Equal Rights? Fine, as long as they agree with me!

It seems that in Palo Alto and possibly elsewhere, equal rights are only fine and acceptable as long as the rights agree...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by PalyDad, on Mar 24, 2013 at 9:35 pm | 25 comments | 1090 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Activity at Town & Country

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Original post made by Paly Parent on Sep. 18, 2008
Last comment by paly student, on Sep 19, 2008 at 11:57 pm | 3 comments | 2204 Views

AROUND TOWN

Congratulations Jeremy Lin - signing with Warriors

Congratulations to Jeremy and Paly http://www.paloaltoonline.com/news/show_story.php?id=17624#add_comments...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Jul. 21, 2010
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AROUND TOWN

Paly Lot Open for Students Only Friday - Closed for Fan Parking

From Paly administration: The Stanford University football team will be hosting UCLA in the PAC-12 championship game with...

Original post made by Paly Parent on Nov. 27, 2012
Last comment by Crescent Park Dad, on Nov 27, 2012 at 1:46 pm | 2 comments | 852 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

How Kids Learn Best - Great Paly Parent Ed Speaker!

Did anyone catch the Paly PTSA talk by UCLA Professor Bjork on Thursday about how kids learn best, following up on last month's...

Original post made by Paly Parent Ed - Bravo! on Feb. 12, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Feb 14, 2011 at 2:48 pm | 9 comments | 2146 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paly students and Kirks Burgers

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Original post made by Paly Parents on Dec. 14, 2006
Last comment by Todd_S, on Dec 26, 2006 at 7:49 pm | 15 comments | 4822 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Wierd Statues in Paly Parks - Help !

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Original post made by Paly Resident on Aug. 20, 2006
Last comment by natasha, on Jul 29, 2007 at 9:34 pm | 14 comments | 4471 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Rest in peace David Wagner

It is a tragic loss for the Paly community that David has passed. I have no idea how it happened. I still cannot believe...

Original post made by Paly student on Dec. 17, 2008
Last comment by Norton-Barnes Family, on Dec 19, 2008 at 11:56 am | 4 comments | 4165 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

What's going on in Palo Alto?

I just saw some cops driving like crazy (around 60mph) on Alma about 30 minutes back with lights and sirens and everything....

Original post made by paly student on Sep. 13, 2010
Last comment by Kate, on Sep 13, 2010 at 10:51 pm | 2 comments | 2044 Views

AROUND TOWN

Does one know where would be best to watch today's lunar eclipse?

Is anyone going to watch the lunar eclipse tonight? Where would be the best place in bay area that is within a 30 minute...

Original post made by Paly Student on Dec. 20, 2010
Last comment by weather, on Dec 21, 2010 at 1:28 am | 3 comments | 1250 Views

PALO ALTO ISSUES

Fireworks?

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Original post made by Paly Students on May. 18, 2007
Last comment by anon., on May 19, 2007 at 6:01 pm | 7 comments | 3786 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bike Racks

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Original post made by Paly/JLS parent on Sep. 19, 2008
Last comment by Paly parent, on Sep 19, 2008 at 1:16 pm | 2 comments | 1990 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

SAT tutoring

My son, a Paly senior, is about to apply to college. He likes the CSUs (California State University). They are peculiar...

Original post made by PalyDad on Aug. 18, 2013
Last comment by another parent, on Sep 7, 2013 at 7:32 pm | 18 comments | 3708 Views
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