Kaylee Bushell Former Staff

Kaylee is a loving her senior year in web Bark. Outside of school she devotes most of her time to lacrosse, soccer, and basketball. She will also be taking up field hockey in the fall. Her passions outside of school include swimming, hiking, and chillin' with her two cats.

Contact Kaylee Bushell: kbushell@redwoodbark.org.

Nate Orwig has been announced to be the valedictorian for the class of 2016.

Orwig declared class of 2016 valedictorian

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Nate Orwig has been announced as the valedictorian for the class of 2016. After eight semesters at Redwood, Orwig earned an overall cumulative GPA of 4.56 and was enrolled in 15 AP or Honors courses total. Orwig has contributed much of his time to the school, serving as ASB treasurer, vice president of the rocketry […]


Running to SoCal: Seniors commit to D1 schools

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As freshmen, Lucie Semone and Rachel Bordes would run down the flats of Doherty Drive and through the rocky terrain of Phoenix Lake. It is through this time on the cross country team that the two girls found each other, and they continue to run side by side to this day, three years later. “We […]


Boys’ lacrosse falls to Marin Catholic in MCAL championship

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Although the boys’ lacrosse team played aggressively early on, they didn’t have enough firepower to hold back Marin Catholic in the MCAL championship, falling 15-4 on Friday at Terra Linda. Marin Catholic scored 5 goals in the first quarter, but senior Cole Schneider had the sole goal for Redwood, who fell behind by four points. […]


Swimming plunges into potentially promising season

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The swimming and diving teams hope to build off their successful season last year and hang yet another banner on the walls of the gymnasium. Last year, the Giants clinched a pennant against Tam for both boys’ and girls’ swimming and diving. “We knew it was going to be tight going in, but we also […]

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Mastering the art of Irish Dancing

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She stood up on the stage waiting to show what she had worked on for 15 years. She had one minute to show the judges she was worth it. It was all muscle memory at that moment. Senior Julia Halloran started dancing at three years old, inspired by her family’s Irish heritage. “I’m Irish, so […]


Boys’ lacrosse shoots for the MCAL pennant

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The Wildcats led 9-4 with only a few minutes left in the game, and it seemed as if the game had already been lost. The Giants stepped back onto the field after a timeout for one final push. Senior Matthew Tracy scored a goal, followed by two more from Jack Elders, but it was not […]


Girls’ varsity basketball cruises past San Rafael

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The girls’ varsity basketball protected its home court Tuesday, using a huge scoring run to earn a win against San Rafael by a score of 45-36. While the Giants pulled out the victory, they got off to a late start, trailing San Rafael by a few points in the first quarter. It wasn’t until the […]

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Girls’ varsity basketball cruises past Marin Catholic

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The girls’ varsity basketball team jumped off to an early lead against Marin Catholic on Tuesday, and never relinquished it en route to a 41-26 victory. Marin Catholic didn’t cede quietly, keeping the score tight until early in the third quarter when the Giants started to take control of the game with their strong defense […]


Volleyball takes NCS pennant

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Fans ran onto the court in celebration on Saturday night after the girls’ varsity volleyball team took the NCS pennant against Maria Carrillo in three quick sets, sending them to State. The team benefitted from strong performances by senior Lily Barber, senior Elly Lundberg, and junior Mari Molina. “It’s surreal. The best part about it […]


The devious mind behind ‘Wicked City’

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“Wicked City” premiered Oct. 27 on ABC and depicts life on the Los Angeles Sunset Strip: sex, drugs, rock ‘n’ roll, and most important, serial killers. Ed Westwick (“Gossip Girl”) plays main character Kent Grainger, Erika Christensen (“Parenthood”) plays Betty Beaumontaine, and Jeremy Sisto (“Six Feet Under”) plays Jack Roth in a crime-drama unlike any […]