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Weed users referred to school version of rehab

Aaliyah Kerr & Devonyei Frazier

October 30, 2011

Instead of ignoring a student who comes to school smelling like weed, Fremont Federation of High Schools is now making stronger efforts to get that student help if it turns out he or she actually is using marijuana. Fremont...

Leadership wants youth voices in new school planning

Devonyei Frazier

October 30, 2011

They offer free tacos during football rallies and free hot dogs to promote after-school programs. And this year they will be helping students get a voice in planning what the campus should be like when Fremont's three schools...

Oakland teens take the stage

October 20, 2011

From Oakland to Hollywood. Oakland teens Poplyfe took the stage in front of City Hall on Oct. 7. The band competed on NBC's show America's Got Talent this summer and won fourth place. See more photos on the Green & Gold Facebook page....

Lose those love handles!

Aleanna Santos

June 9, 2011

Lose love handles, belly fat and tone your body by the summer. Be ready to pass your fitness test by exercising daily. The percentage of adolescents who are obese has tripled since the 1970s. They're not just fat, they are...

Media Academy garden goes green(er) with new composting bin

Jazmin Garcia

June 9, 2011

Media Academy’s garden club has started a compost bin to create fertilizer for organic plants by recycling dead leaves and greens. A compost bin is a waste container filled with recyclable food scraps and dirt that will break...

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