Browse By

Northwood senior Billy Monjay dives in, practicing his famous breaststroke

Northwood player profile: Billy Monjay

Upon meeting Northwood senior Billy Monjay, his charisma and thoughtfulness seem to set him apart. However, Monjay is much more than a kind soul. He is a four-year CIF Division 1 finalist with a partial scholarship to USC and a 200-yard time that is ninth

Teacher Kristin Motooka continues her
legacy at Northwood with the inception of the culinary arts program. (Photo Credits: Kristen Kim)

Motooka: culinary queen

Among the line of classroom doors facing the cafeteria, one seemingly-ordinary door sports a handwritten warning for appropriate dress code, reflecting the discipline of the extraordinary crafts the room behind it enables. In what used to be a science classroom now dwells metal racks of

Senior Jacky Lao gives 100 percent to his job
as tech director, sacrificing his time, and even his blood, to create sets. (Image Credits: Dinasha Dahanayake)

Let’s get technical

For Northwood senior Jacky Lao, being the technical director of Northwood’s theatre is both stressful and challenging—but he wouldn’t have it any other way. Lao, who joined Northwood’s theater in his sophomore year, wasn’t always the technical director or even on construction. However, he soon

Northwood Timberwolves begin the race with fresh energy, spirit and confidence.
(Image Credit: Glenn Parham)

Running with the pack

Northwood held its sixth annual Timberwolf 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, Feb. 14, bringing together runners of all different ages in one fun-filled event. When the event began at 8 a.m., participants followed a path leading down Wolf Trail and Portola Parkway in a series of