The Student News Site of Northwood High School

The Northwood Howler

The Student News Site of Northwood High School

The Northwood Howler

The Student News Site of Northwood High School

The Northwood Howler

Replanting what we lost
Erin Tsai, Staff Writer • June 14, 2021

Students in Northwood’s environmental science classes will help restore areas of the campus that were...

The Volunteering for Victory drive brought together clubs from all walks of campus to collaborate towards a greater cause.
Volunteering for Victory
Mihir Kulkarni, Junk Editor • June 8, 2021

Northwood’s California Scholarship Federation (CSF) club was announced as the winner of the Volunteering...

Raw Talent: Juniors Adrianna Isabel Machado and Liv Majestic cover “Parting Gift” by Fiona Apple.
Drama Club raises the roof in Coffeehouse 2021
Matthew Dimaandal, Staff Writer • May 27, 2021

The annual Coffeehouse event, organized by Northwood’s International Thespian Society (ITS), showcased...

Failures of state testing in measuring student achievement
Failures of state testing in measuring student achievement
Arya Bhattacharjee, Staff Writer • May 30, 2021

With the recent administration of the California Assessment of Student Performance and

Preventing Suicide Requires Mental Health Aid to be Prioritized
Preventing Suicide Requires Mental Health Aid to be Prioritized
Diego Moreno, Staff Writer • May 26, 2021
"Too many Americans are dying every single day from gun violence. It
Highlighting Athlete T-Wolves
May 31, 2021

SHOOTING FOR THE STARS: Son aims to score during practice.
An interview with soccer star Paul Son
Helena Zhou, Staff Writer • May 30, 2021

Enjoyed by nearly four billion fans globally, soccer has maintained its reputation for more than a century. Among the vast...

Jam-packed colleges “do-nut” accept students
Jam-packed colleges “do-nut” accept students
Karen Wang, Staff Writer • May 30, 2021

The Council of EYE-VEE Group Presidents was the first to announce negative acceptance rates for the

Bill Gates Adoption Cartoon
Bill Gates Adoption Cartoon
Yejin Heo, Staff Writer • May 30, 2021
The Video Games of The Pack
Arya Bhattacharjee, Staff Writer • June 14, 2021

Video games have been rising to the top as one of the most valuable forms of entertainment...

How to grow an at-home miniature herb garden
Rita Lai, Staff Writer • June 6, 2021

As people have been spending more time at home over the last year, gardening has...

A&E
TUNE IN: Sophomores Alison Abravanel and Anna Lieggi listen to the melody of  Panic! At The Disco’s “But It’s Better If You Do”.
Northwood's 2021 in songs
Diego Moreno, Staff Writer • May 30, 2021

Every year, Spotify and other music streaming services debrief listeners on their top songs to recap the year. While Northwood may...

“Stardew Valley,” playable solo and co-op, indulges in life’s simplicities upon a pleasant farm.
Solidarity in Escape: Stardew Valley Review
William Baik, Staff Writer • May 29, 2021

As one of the most critically acclaimed indie games of the last decade, “Stardew Valley,” solo-produced by developer ConcernedApe,...