Alexandra Lee Reporter

Alexandra is a senior who is excited to be a Feature Editor in Bark! Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with friends and dancing.

Contact Alexandra Lee: alee@redwoodbark.org.


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Making Weight: The Cutthroat Commitment of Crew

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Portraying the true story of the kidnapping of John Paul Getty III, "All the Money in the World" depicts the reactions of the Getty family members.

‘All the Money in the World’ tells a complex tale of peril and family

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It is late at night in Italy—two a.m. to be exact—as 16-year old John Paul Getty III struts confidently down the street with his ‘70s star-printed shirt and shoulder length hair, stopping only to talk to girls. Moments later, Paul (as he is referred to) is violently thrown into the rear of a camper van […]

Thrusting her arm forward with full force, senior Clara Mckinley practices one of the self-defense moves taught at the Impact Bay Area workshop.

Self-defense class at Corte Madera Library teaches basic skills to teenage audience

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On Friday, Feb. 9, Impact Bay Area, a self-defense organization center in Oakland, hosted an hour-long introduction to self-defense at the Corte Madera Library. The event was attended by about 15 teenagers, who were taught the basic actions and steps to take if they find themselves in an unsafe situation. According to librarian Sarah Butts, […]

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The man behind the Gandhi truck and smiling suns

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Perhaps you’ve seen a red Ford truck mounted with a massive Mahatma Gandhi head driving out of the parking lot after school. Maybe you recognize the bright yellow smiling suns drawn on the whiteboards of classrooms with the name “Mr. Richardson” scrawled underneath. Whether you know him or not, chances are you’ve seen or heard […]

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Fierce faces: teen models take on industry at full force

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When sophomore Lyle Belger signed with Stars Model Management Agency last March, she expected only to be doing print ads and campaigns. Fast forward to this August, when she was called to audition for a runway show at San Francisco Fashion Community Week—she not only landed the job, but ended up winning Best Model for […]

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Legion of Honor inspires with impressionism, millinery, and muses

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Walking downstairs into the special exhibit at the Legion of Honor, I did not get what I expected: walls covered in exquisite Edgar Degas paintings with a handful of other museum-goers milling about. Instead, what greeted me was a vision of pastels centered around an unexpected theme: hats. Not just any hats, but beautiful 19th […]

Attending Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the fall, Audrey Gaither has been named the valedictorian for the Class of 2017.

Class of 2017 valedictorian announced

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Senior Audrey Gaither has been named the valedictorian of the Class of 2017. Gaither attended Redwood for four years, earning a total academic weighted GPA of 4.56. Over her high school career, Gaither has taken 14 AP and Honors classes. She has participated in swimming and band, serves as co-captain of the speech and debate […]

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RNL facilitates substance abuse conversation with Parent Night

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Redwood Night Live (RNL) is commonly associated with the word “dodgeball” and with the fun events they host for students. However, the club has expanded its focus, and is hosting its first-ever discussion forum on March 9. The purpose of the forum is to give parents an opportunity to explore the issue of high school […]

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Stress Reduction Advisory begins

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As second semester classes ramp up for the spring, a new opt-in “Stress Reduction” Advisory has been created for juniors and seniors as a way to combat the often hectic and stressful environment at Redwood. The new class, taught by drama teacher Britt Block and Spanish teacher Alison Castro, focuses on using mindfulness and yoga […]

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Light up the Night

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There is something magical about slowly ambling down an unfamiliar street in a car as the sky becomes dark, turning the corner and being overwhelmed by an extravagant, over-the-top Christmas display complete with music echoing throughout the neighborhood, and realizing that you did indeed turn onto the right street. Picture a house so extraordinary that […]