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Flowers on the Fairfax Bolinas Ridge show their colorful blooms.

Marin’s wildflowers burst into a super bloom after heavy winter rainfall

Ava Alsterlind and Isa Mclachlan May 17, 2023

California began experiencing “super blooms” at the beginning of April, a phenomenon that describes various wildflowers blooming in abundance. The last instance of a California super bloom was in 2019...

Senior class president canidates Brody Rhodes, Audrey Poster, and Josh Palmater (left to right) stand together.

Falcons: Meet your class president nominees

Jai Coyote, Reporter May 15, 2023

As the school year ends, the question as to who will lead Archie William's sophomores, juniors, and seniors remains unanswered. Here are the candidates and how they want to contribute to their respective...

The email sent out to families and students about the status of the AP Language and Composition test.

AP English Language and Composition test postponed

Corina Karr, Editor-In-Chief May 11, 2023

Archie Williams students taking the AP English Language and Composition exam encountered difficulties with their test-taking applications, prompting the test to be postponed. The test, originally set for...

Artwork is displayed at STAARs second annual BIPOC Art Exhibit.

“Our Ancestor’s Wildest Dreams”: STAAR hosts vibrant celebration of BIPOC art

Isa Mclachlan and Ava Alsterlind May 3, 2023

On Friday, April 21, Archie Williams leadership class, Students Taking Action for Anti-Racism (STAAR), hosted its second annual Art Exhibition in the Student Center. This year’s theme was “Our Ancestors'...

Main characters Sherrie and Drew, played by Sophia Nowlen and Sam Truman lead the ensemble while singing Dont Stop Believin.

The Peregrine Players bring live 80s music to the stage for the spring musical

Luca Roy, Co-Photography Editor May 3, 2023

The Archie Williams Drama Department, better known as the Peregrine Players, has hosted an “after school” annual musical for decades - a musical that anyone at the school can partake in. Previous themes...

Archie Williams Dance Troupe makes their grand entrance to the tune of Emperors March.

Spirit Day Five: final rally for 2023 seniors

Noah Stuart, Reporter May 3, 2023

To end the Prom Spirit Week, Archie Williams hosted an indoor rally with a black light theme. It included performances from the Dance Troupe, unique skits from the Baseball team, and presentations on alcohol...

AWHS senior Dimitri Spielman celebrates Thursdays Moana Day with style.

Spirit Day Four: Moana

Jack Evans, Cub Print Student Voice Editor April 29, 2023

On Thursday, April 27, Archie Williams students neared the end of Prom Spirit week by celebrating “Moana Day”. On this day, students dressed to impress with their best beach themed outfit. The day...

Senior Elinori Guidinger putters his way to his seventh period class during Tuesdays Happy Gilmore Day.

Spirit Day Two: Happy Gilmore

Jasmin Desruisseau, Editor-In-Chief April 27, 2023

After a day of cozy wear, Archie Williams students came to school Tuesday dressed in golf outfits in celebration of Happy Gilmore Day. Keeping with the 2023 Prom theme A Night at the Oscars, ASB named...

Sophomore James Clark, decked out in his red plaid PJs, shows off his school spirit during Breakfast Club Day.

Spirit Week Day One: Breakfast Club Day

Ella Furuichi, News Editor April 25, 2023

Monday, April 24, kicked off the beginning of Archie Williams’ Prom Spirit Week. For Monday’s theme, Breakfast Club Day, ASB encouraged students to dress up in their breakfast pajamas, evoking a fun...

Albert Park Encampments during the first attempted closure on Mar. 20.

Fighting for a place to call home: Inside the Albert Park encampment’s forced closure

Aler Giffin, Reporter April 7, 2023

Albert Park, located in San Rafael, serves the local community by hosting programs from summer camps to recreational leagues. During the winter months, when the park experiences less use, the local...

An exterior view of the UC Los Angeles store. Since 2011, admission to the school has fallen from 23 percent to 9 percent in 2023.

Archie Williams seniors receive University of California decisions amid historically high application rates

Henry Pratt, Reporter April 2, 2023

Throughout the month of March, the University of California (UC) school system released their admissions decisions for their 2027 Class. In total, UC received 245,768 applications for their freshman...

Archie Williams Upperclassmen Assassin begins at 12 a.m. on April 17. (illustration by Aler Giffin)

Let the games begin: A guide to senior assassin

Ben Luka Sheddrick and Ella Furuichi March 31, 2023

The annual game of Assassin will begin April 17, with the Archie Williams Pitch covering each aspect of the game. We will post updates and standings with information on the game. Assassin participants...

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