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  • Fall concert preview

    Fall concert preview

    Safi Hasani, Staff Writer

    September 16, 2016

    Fall is an exciting time for students all around Northgate. The season is marked by the beginning of the school year, rowdy football games under the lights, and the start of cold weather. For Northgate’s musically inclined students, it also means another thing: the fall concert season. It’s a time... READ MORE »»

    Drake performs in a Warriors' Kevin Durant jersey while performing at the Oracle Arena on September 13 with Future for the Summer Sixteen tour.

    Ray Chavez

  • Students face strict new tardy policy

    Students face strict new tardy policy

    Jennifer Bautista, Staff Writer

    September 14, 2016

    Don’t be late. That’s the message Northgate is sending to students in its new strengthened tardy policy. According to the new plan, five tardies in a quarter results in a one-hour detention after school; 10 tardies is a Saturday school and a parent contact; 15 tardies is a Saturday school and a par... READ MORE »»

    Girls wait in line to use the bathroom during brunch in early September. Some students say the tardy policy is impacting their use of the restrooms.

  • French police fine for burkinis

    French police fine for burkinis

    Jack Wise, Opinion Editor

    September 8, 2016

    Imagine a nice day on the beaches in the south of France. The waves roll over the sand and the sun is shining, but then a police officer goes up to a woman and fine her when she was doing nothing wrong in the first place. This is a violation of religious liberty and the freedom to wear what one want... READ MORE »»

    A set of French police officers order a woman to remove her blue headscarf and top while at the beach.

    © Vantagenews.com

  • Northgate Class of 2016 College Destinations

    Northgate Class of 2016 College Destinations

    June 12, 2016

    Goodbye Class of 2016! As Northgate's recent graduating class moves into the world, we wish them well. Student destinations and future plans are listed below, as reported by students in their exit survey through the College and Career Center. If you have any updates, additions, or corrections please... READ MORE »»

    @harrisishistory

  • Tech in the Classrooms

    Tech in the Classrooms

    Katie Easterly, Staff Writer

    May 26, 2016

    Notebook? Check. Pencil? Check. Cell-phone? Check. Cellphones, tablets, computers and chrome books are replacing projectors, books and notebooks.  As technology evolves, it becomes more and more a part of our society. As teenagers, we have evolved with advancements in tech. Phones have become an extension of students h... READ MORE »»

Students face strict new tardy policy

Jennifer Bautista, Staff Writer

Don’t be late. That’s the message Northgate is sending to students in its new strengthened tardy policy. According to the new plan, five tardies in a quarter results in a one-hour detention after school; 10 tardies ...  Read More »

September 14, 2016 • 0 comments

Tech in the Classrooms

Katie Easterly, Staff Writer

Notebook? Check. Pencil? Check. Cell-phone? Check. Cellphones, tablets, computers and chrome books are replacing projectors, books and notebooks.  As technology evolves, it becomes more and more a part of our society. As teenagers, we have evolved with advancements in tech. Phones have bec...  Read More »

May 26, 2016 • 0 comments

Loss of beloved science teacher stuns and saddens

Megan Nethercutt, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Students and staff returned from spring break mourning the tragic death of biology and zoology teacher Jim Wright, who died March 27 in Berkeley. Information released by Berkeley police and school administrators stated ...  Read More »

May 24, 2016 • 0 comments

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French police fine for burkinis

Jack Wise, Opinion Editor

Imagine a nice day on the beaches in the south of France. The waves roll over the sand and the sun is shining, but then a police officer goes up to a woman and fine her whe...  Read More »

September 8, 2016 • 0 comments

Ask Salazar

April 27, 2016

An awakening in the Force

April 27, 2016

The Loss of a Literary Revolution

March 24, 2016

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Fall concert preview

Safi Hasani, Staff Writer

Fall is an exciting time for students all around Northgate. The season is marked by the beginning of the school year, rowdy football games under the lights, and the start of cold weather. For Northgate’s m...  Read More »

September 16, 2016 • 0 comments

Choir director Monica Maddern retires

June 7, 2016

Retirement of beloved college counselor

June 7, 2016

Medical Marijuana: One Student’s Experience

May 16, 2016

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