The Epic

Phase one of construction comes to an end

Meera Balaji

March 1, 2018


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For the past 11 months, the shell of a building has been looming over the soccer field. Every teacher has grown accustomed to the sharp sounds of construction tools whirring and buzzing at random intervals. But the builders’ hard work has paid off, and the shell has become much more. As phase one ...

FUHSD modifies College Now program

FUHSD modifies College Now program

Jessica Li

March 1, 2018


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Faced with decreased interest and declining enrollment in their program, the College Now program board decided to adapt. At the beginning of second semester, FUHSD presented juniors with a certain amount of course credits of opportunity to attend a modified version of the College Now program in their senio...

Community commends employees

Community commends employees

Srinidhi Seshadri

March 1, 2018


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Each year, the Lynbrook community and students nominate staff members whose contributions to the school make them deserving of the title “Employee of the Year.” English teacher Andrew Seike and print center technician John Hott have received this award for the 2017-2018 school year. Towards the end...

Spotlight shines on drama students at Lenaea

Spotlight shines on drama students at Lenaea

Belinda Zhou

March 1, 2018


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For the first time in two years, Lynbrook’s Advanced and Honors Drama students lent their talents to the Lenaea High School Theater Festival held at the Harris Center for the Arts at Folsom Lake College, Calif. Over 2000 students with a passion for theater arts engaged in a multitude of workshops and...

Lynbrook celebrates Regeneron STS Scholars

Ashley Song

January 25, 2018


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For the past three decades, the Regeneron Science Talent Search competition has been recognized as the epitome of pre-collegiate scientific achievement. On Jan. 9, seniors Jasper Huang, Rohan Mehrotra, Advait Patil, Vinay Senthil, Melissa Wei and Bill Zhu were announced as part of the Top 300 semi-fi...

Competitive clubs achieve big wins

Chloe Lee

January 25, 2018


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As competition season begins for many clubs on campus, such as DECA, Speech and Debate, MUN and Mock Trial, members hold last-minute meetings and add final touches to their plans. Each club has their own unique way of preparing for their respective competitions, each resulting in  exceptional achievemen...

FUHSD faculty votes for new bell schedule

Hsinyen Huang

January 25, 2018


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FUHSD recently released two new schedules that will take effect in the 2018-2019 school year after following recommendations from the FUHSD Community Wellness Task Force, a committee formed by superintendent Polly Bove to address student mental health. From Jan. 19 to Jan. 23, teachers at each schoo...

ASB determines second semester goals

ASB determines second semester goals

Justine Chen

January 25, 2018


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Kicking off the semester with the week-long Second Semester Shenanigans event from Jan. 2 to Jan. 5 has set high expectations for ASB events for the rest of the school year. During the week, students participated in a variety of fun activities, such as hunting for churros around campus and bringing thei...

San Jose passes plan to build tiny homes for the homeless

Aileen Xue

January 25, 2018


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Following soaring housing and rental costs, homelessness in Santa Clara County has been rising at an astonishing rate, resulting in more than 7394 people without a home. This 185 percent increase in homelessness since 2015 has led the San Jose City Council to approve a plan to build the first of thre...

Yale Acapella Group, the New Blue, performs at Lynbrook.

Yale Acapella Group, the New Blue, performs at Lynbrook.

Srinidhi Seshadri

January 18, 2018


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Yale University's All-Female Acapella group, The New Blue performed at Lynbrook on Jan. 10. Lynbrook students were able to catch an amazing performance featuring Lynbrook Alumni, Amrita Iyer (Class of 2016). Watch this video for a short recap of the event. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_JVpITaq...

French Department holds Bûche De Noël Competition

French Department holds Bûche De Noël Competition

Hatim Saifee

January 5, 2018


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Tasting a delicious cake made out of chocolate, vanilla and icing with a few other toppings was the main highlight on Dec. 4 when students got slices of Yule Log cakes baked for the “Bûche de Noël” competition organized by the French Club and the French teachers. Valerie Aidan, who started teachin...

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