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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Girls Tennis Picks Up Sound Victory Over Gunn

Today, September 30, varsity girls tennis came away from its match against Gunn with its second win of the season. The team finished with a record of 5-2, winning three of its singles matches and two of its doubles matches.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Girls Water Polo Takes Fourth Place in Amanda McDonald Tournament

Last Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27, the girls water polo team participated in the Amanda MacDonald tournament. Many tough teams competed in the tournament, including private powerhouses like St. Francis and Castilleja and De Anza league opponents Los Gatos and Palo Alto.

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Boys Water Polo Handed Third League Defeat by Spartans


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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Girls Tennis Picks Up Sound Victory Over Gunn

Today, September 30, varsity girls tennis came away from its match against Gunn with its second win of the season. The team finished with a record of 5-2, winning three of its singles matches and two of its doubles matches.


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Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Girls Water Polo Takes Fourth Place in Amanda McDonald Tournament

Last Friday and Saturday, September 26 and 27, the girls water polo team participated in the Amanda MacDonald tournament. Many tough teams competed in the tournament, including private powerhouses like St. Francis and Castilleja and De Anza league opponents Los Gatos and Palo Alto.


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Friday, September 26, 2014

Talon Daily Announcements: September 26, 2014


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Thursday, September 25, 2014

Cross Country Competes in First SCVAL Meet of Season

The first cross country SCVAL meet took place on Tuesday, September 23, in Central Park in Santa Clara. The course in Central Park is relatively flat compared to many of the other courses, and the temperature was warm but not too hot: perfect for a race.


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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Libros Sin Fronteras Holds First Book Discussion with Sister School in Mexico

On Wednesday, September 24, the Libros Sin Fronteras book club held a kickoff event in the library. The club is an international book club that trades books with a sister school, Escuela Preparatoria 19, in Guadalajara, Mexico. The schools exchange books to read and later discuss, switching between books in English and Spanish.


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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Homecoming Court’s First Round Top 25 Boy and Girl Nominees Announced

Last Tuesday during Tutorial, the senior class voted on its top 10 Homecoming Court nominees in the large gym. 25 first round nominees were chosen and notified later that week.


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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Girls Water Polo Suffers 1-5 Defeat To Los Gatos

On Tuesday, September 23, the varsity girls water polo team took on Los Gatos High School in its third game of the season. The Wildcats defeated Los Altos 5-1.


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Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Alta Vista Adds Freshman Class to Student Body, Changes Schedule

For the first time this year, Alta Vista High School has added a class of 20 freshman students to its student body. These students failed to graduate eighth grade, and the hope is that attending Alta Vista before entering either LAHS or MVHS will help these students catch up.


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Monday, September 22, 2014

Boys Cross Country Team Ranked 93rd in California By PrepCalTrack

Recently, the school’s boys cross country team was ranked 93rd on PrepCalTrack’s “California ‘Hot 100’ Boys Teams”. PrepCalTrack is “a high school-focused track & field and cross-country website managed by a small yet passionate team that has been involved in the sport in various ways for nearly a quarter century,” according to its website.


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