By Print and Online Editors-in-Chief // Acalanes students were given the privilege to speak with opposing nominees Catherine Baker (Republican incumbent) and Rebecca Bauer-Kahan (Democratic challenger) on Oct. 12 and Oct. 19 as part of a school-wide ‘election simulation’ organized by history instructor Kristen Anderson. Students will vote in favor […]
By Sarah Westergren, Online Editor-in-Chief // The Acalanes library recently tossed its furniture in favor of a nicer, more sophisticated layout, funded by the Parents Club. These changes were just a few of the many renovations taking place at the district-level, tells Library Media Specialist Barbara Burkhalter. “All the libraries, […]
By John Kalil, Sports Editor // The Acalanes women’s varsity volleyball team gave new meaning to the term “road warriors” this past Tuesday, Oct. 23. The Lady Dons made the six hour drive up to Eureka to play in the first round of North Coast Section (NCS) Division 3 playoffs. […]
By Lizzy Xie, Staff Writer // Blueprint sat down with lead actors Anna Sominsky, Blake Levinson, Alex Gold and Joel Braunstein to get the latest scoop on everything “12 Angry Jurors”, a DramaDons production debuting Oct. 24 through Oct. 27 in the little theater. Tickets are now available on the […]
By Sydney Lauer, Staff Writer // The Acalanes String Orchestra and Wind Ensemble wowed audiences during its annual Fall Instrumental Concert. Taking place Thursday, Oct. 18 in the Performing Arts Center, the event was the music department’s first concert of the year, and the perfect place for students to showcase […]
By Ryan Owens, Staff Writer // The Acalanes football team endured a tough loss to rival school Campolindo this past Friday, Oct. 12. The Dons committed three turnovers and failed to consistently stop Campo’s rushing attack in a 39-7 defeat. The Cougars first struck late in the first […]
By Noah Glosson, Staff Writer // The Dons faced off against Northgate at home on Friday, Oct. 5. Winning by a score of 48-0, the Dons absolutely demolished the Broncos, adding another win towards their overall record of 3-4.
By Zoe Edelman, Videographer // The junior class performed their “Alice in Wonderland” themed skit on Friday, Oct. 5 at the annual homecoming rally, earning first place overall.
By Zoe Edelman, Videographer // Student vs Student dodgeball is a highlight of Homecoming week for many Dons. See what the excitement is about below!
By Zoe Cate, Online Associate Editor // The Acalanes football team beat Northgate at the Homecoming game on Friday, October 5. Watch a recap of the game below!