The Bark

Mr. Pirl shares his past experiences and his present thoughts.

Alicia Lara, The Bark Staff Reporter

December 17, 2012

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Bruce Pirl is a new teacher in the special education department who has interesting education experiences and a positive view on special education. As a special education teacher, he says the most challenging part is trying to m...

Seniors experience voting for the first time

Don Thanh, The Bark Website Editor

December 14, 2012

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Many of our seniors who are 18 years old this year got to have a voice for the first time in this year’s elections. Whether it was local propositions or the presidential election, many seniors were happy to vote.One way stud...

Battle of the school title

Jahne Hill, The Bark Staff Reporter

December 12, 2012

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Out of all the in the schools in the Santa Clara County, Ann Sobrato is the only school that has been chosen by the California Department of Education to apply for the California Distinguished School Title. This award is b...

Bringing the Community Together One Donation at a Time

Maritza Anaya and Thomas Bias, The Bark Photo Editor and The Bark Staff Reporter

December 11, 2012

Filed under News, Top Stories

The holidays are known for a time when people are thankful for what they have and want to improve the lives of others who are not as fortunate. There are many events going on here at Sobrato. The students and staff gave back t...

Why do students choose to do drugs?

Kristy Choi, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 29, 2012

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Ann Sobrato High School is a well known school although there are a few incidents regarding drugs. It can be possession or usage of drugs. "I talk to students about drugs on a weekly basis," said counselor Ted Thomas. The ...

Red, White, and Blue Bringing in the Election News

Ashley Bonfante, The Bark Student Life Editor

November 28, 2012

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On Tuesday Nov. 6, citizens of the United States cast their votes for the 2012 Presidential election. It was announced around 8:15 p.m. that evening that Barack Obama was reelected for another term. Obama held 303 electoral vote...

The Journey from the Czech Republic to Sobrato

Jency Puthupparampil, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 27, 2012

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Ann Sobrato High School, the home of many amazing teachers, gains more and more intellectual educators every year. This year one of our newest teachers includes Kamila Kropacek, a statistics and algebra I teacher. Kropacek, originally fro...

Events continue to develop in Sierra LaMar case

Jack Dubil, The Bark News Editor

November 19, 2012

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Just this Tuesday, Antolin Garcia Torres, the main suspect of the Sierra LaMar case, was charged by the Santa Clara District Attorney’s Office with a further three counts of attempted kidnapping, according to the Morgan Hill...

New Math Teacher Talks About Math and her International Past

Eleanor Grace, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 8, 2012

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Elena Pages is not only one of the newest additions to Sobrato High’s math department, she is also new to California. Originally born in  Russia, called the Soviet Union at the time, she had an early interest in math.“I stud...

Propositions 30 and 38 Aren’t That Different

Jack Dubil, The Bark News Editor

November 1, 2012

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As always during the pre-election months, the advertisements both for and against California propositions have been numerous, each proclaiming that their position on the issue is the right one. However, two of these are rela...

High Schools in France: Looking at French High Schools

Alicia Lara, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 1, 2012

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High schools in France are called  "lycées". The biggest differences between French high schools and American high schools are that there are only three years of high school in France, there are two types of lycées, and that...

The Issue of Drugs at Sobrato

Donovan Loperena, The Bark Staff Reporter

November 1, 2012

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Sobrato has, for the most part, a safe, supportive and clean clampus with little in the way of bullies and noncompliant students as compared to other schools. But unfortunately Sobrato does have a bit of a drug problem on its ca...

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