Community Meetings Held to Address Sexting, Results Vary

Vani Suresh and Matthew Silverman | May 24, 2019 Wednesday morning, students were split into separate community meetings based on gender identity to discuss an increasingly relevant topic to our technological generation: sexting. In light of recent events at the school, many students and staff felt the importance of having a school-wide discussion around sexting …

Senior Prank: Staff Room Invasion!

Jaya Reddy | jreddy19@dtechhs.org | May 21, 2019 POP-POP-POP! Teachers and school leaders were left to work outside in the atrium on May 21st while the seniors partied in the staff room with hundreds of colorful balloons and stacks of red solo cups. Senior pranks take time to plan, and you have to know how …

‘Director Koi Fish’ Pranks Seniors on Ditch Day

Hezekiah Smithstein | hsmithstein19@dtechhs.org | May 13, 2019 The night before senior “Ditch Day”, the senior class opened their inboxes to an unpleasant surprise: an email from who they thought was Executive Director Ken Montgomery, outlining consequences they would face if they were not present on Monday, May 13th. The plan to meet at 11am …

Superior Court Judge Visits Klieman’s Government Class

Jaya Reddy | jreddy19@dtechhs.org | May 7, 2019 It looks like our government is making some exciting changes! Well, d.tech’s Government class curriculum anyways. Last Monday, on April 23, 2019, Chief Executive of Oracle Safra Catz, Executive Director Ken Montgomery, Director of Learning Nicole Cerra, and Senior Government teacher Ken Klieman visited the Superior Court …

d.tech’s Second Ever Multi-Cultural Show Puts Diversity on Display

Jessica Baggott | jbaggott19@dtechhs.org | April 30, 2019 Irish Dancing, a Georganian song about trains, a 16th-century joust, and a song from the popular video game Minecraft. What do they all have in common? On Friday, April 26th, d.tech students performed all of these pieces in d.tech’s second annual Multicultural Show. The show this year …

Questions Remain as Mr. Gutierrez Returns From Absence Caused by Health Concerns

Maya Pratt-Bauman | mprattbauman19@dtechhs.org | April 24, 2019 Life is short, and the unexpected can creep up on you. World History teacher Michael Gutierrez knows this all too well. “I collapsed,” said Gutierrez when describing what happened on February 18th, “I [got] up out of bed in the middle of the night… and I collapsed. …