Anna Compagno Editor

Anna Compagno is a junior at Redwood High School and is a Sports Editor for The Redwood Bark. She enjoys spending time with her friends, family and playing basketball.

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Paraeducator alumno regresa para ayudar ELD

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Caminando en los pasillos de Redwood, la idioma hablada y escuchada casi siempre es inglés. Para muchos estudiantes, esto es completamente normal, pero para algunos es extranjero. La clase de English Language Development (ELD) ensena estudiantes que vienen de diferentes países o origenes aprender el idioma de inglés. Además de ayudar mejorar sus habilidades de […]


Unified basketball team strives to accomplish an unbreakable team dynamic in their pre-season

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For the second year in a row, the Special Olympic Club’s coed Unified basketball team will return to the court in hopes of developing stronger team chemistry while also improving basketball skills. This program gives students who normally would not be able to participate in regular season sports the chance to be a part of […]


Redwood almost fumbles win in the homecoming football game

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For many seniors, the homecoming football game on Nov. 4 would be the last of their football careers; their last time to suit up and their last time to leave everything on the field. Determined to finish the game victorious, the Giants came back from a rough first half to solidify a win against Tamalpais […]


Baseball players venture to Cuba to give back to community

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This past summer, Redwood varsity baseball player, junior Jackson Barry, and JV players junior, Jake Nordstrom and Erik Simonson, ventured to Cuba as a part of a community service trip to both expand their cultural experience and further their sports careers. They traveled to Havana and Viñales with a New Orleans baseball team from June […]

Ohana Açai Café scoops up fresh take on açaí

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Açai smoothie bowls are a fairly new trend that have been sweeping up and down the California coast. Açai is an energy-filled snack that not only tastes delicious, but has an extensive list of health benefits which include  promoting heart and skin health, boosting the immune system and energy levels, and improving mental function according […]

Behind the gym are the new portable classrooms, built in an effort to accommodate Redwood's growing population.

New portable classrooms built behind gym as student body grows

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This past summer, three portable classrooms were built on the blacktop behind the main gym. These classrooms provide more space in an effort to solve the issue of over-crowding throughout the school. With a growing population of over 1,900 students, the school needed more rooms to hold classes. The portable classrooms create more space  for […]

Serving the ball, volleyball player reaches high for power.

Girls’ varsity volleyball jumps into season with new head coach

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With a new head coach and a mix of both young and returning players, the girls’ varsity volleyball team is hoping to start off their season serving opponents. Last season, the team finished 11-4 in the regular season and 24-15 overall. They were nationally ranked number 474 and number 71 in the state of California. […]

Working hard owner Kyle Capriccio stands behind the counter helping customers.

Organic vs. non-organic ice cream

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With summer here, everyone could use a way to cool off. Something that will satisfy that sweet craving. Ice cream is the obvious choice. It’s easy, fast, and everyone loves it. There’s no better sensation than the delicious treat melting in your mouth and hearing the satisfying crunch of a waffle cone.   According to the […]

UTILIZING DIFFERENT props to create an effective workout, Yogaworks offers complementary straps, blocks and mats for customers during class.

Stretch out of your comfort zone and try these local yoga studios

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Stretching on my yoga mat in the dimly lit studio, I relax and try to clear my mind after a long, stressful day of school. As my mind slows down, I feel a sense of peace and well-being. Yoga has become a more popular form of exercise over the past few years. A recent survey […]

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Teachers describe having their children at school

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To Redwood students, the personal lives of many teachers are somewhat of a mystery. We listen to them during class, give the occasional awkward wave or smile if we randomly pass in the halls, and make polite small talk with them if we happen to bump into them in a non-academic setting—but that is about […]