The Student Newspaper of Acalanes High School
By Helen O’Neal and Valentina Penati, Online Shadow Editor and Staff Writer // Acalanes High School’s Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble, Octet, Choir, and Orchestra performed at the annual Winter Concert on Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 in the Acalanes Performing Arts Center. Check
By Arlyne Noguera, Online Graphics Manager // After several months of preparation, the Acalanes High School DramaDons performed John Cariani’s “Almost, Maine” every night last week for their annual fall play. Check out the photos below!
By Juliet Becker, Online Feature Editor // Throughout distance learning, Acalanes High School’s Jazz Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, Orchestra, and Choir could not perform in a traditional setting due to COVID-19 guidelines. For the first time since the 2019-2020 school year, musicians brought the crowd to their
By Melina Nath and Zack Lara, Staff Writer and Liaison Editor // 456 players with nothing to lose line a barren field overseen by a mechanical doll. Viewers hold their breath as contestants play a simple game of “Red Light, Green Light,” backdropped by an
By Juliet Becker, Online Feature Editor // In a typical, COVID-free setting, people would pack into the theater to watch the DramaDons perform together on stage. In what now feels like a completely different world, audience members sit before their screens to watch the actors take
By Kayli Harley, Online Editor-in-Chief // Looking to satisfy your sweet tooth? Try these delicious French Toast Roll Ups! Here is a video for you to follow. Enjoy! Ingredients 1 or more slices of bread 2 or more strawberries Nutella 1 egg Cinnamon Sugar ..
By Stella Heo, Online Editor-in-Chief // Cool off during a hot day in the spring or summer with a dalgona matcha latte! Here’s a video for you to follow. Enjoy! Ingredients 1 egg 1 tbsp sugar 1 tsp matcha powder Milk or a substitute .
By Zoe Cate, Staff Writer // Do you want to try making some homemade pasta? Try out this recipe! Here’s a video for you to follow. Enjoy! Ingredients 1 cup flour 2 eggs . . Makes 3/4 lb pasta . . Directions Step 1 Spread
By Sofia Olsson, Staff Writer // Try making these lemon bars while you’re stuck in quarantine! Here’s a video for you to follow. Enjoy! Video edited by Charlotte Glass, Staff Writer Click here for the written directions.
By Stephanie Liu, Staff Writer // As doctors and nurses put on their masks, politicians take to the media, and families close their doors, students pick up their guitars, grab their paintbrushes, and wield their pens. While COVID-19 and the ensuing shelter-in-place prevent students from