The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

The official student news site of Dougherty Valley High School.

The Wildcat Tribune

Strive for excellence, not perfection.

Perfectionism is flawed

Emily Wong, Journey Manager May 26, 2023

“Nobody’s perfect.” “Everybody makes mistakes.” These cliches are so often overlooked that the meaning behind it isn't truly understood. Leave behind the mindset of perfectionism and excellence...

The scatterplot indicates that more academically rigorous counties, such as Contra Costa County, have lower suicide rates.

Dougherty academic culture is good — stop pretending like you don’t like it

Samuel (Sammy) Minioza April 14, 2023

It’s a new school year once again, and although the last two years have been tumultuous, now that the first couple of months have passed and students have begun to settle in, it’s clear that a couple...

Rejection is a part of life

Rejection is a part of life

Rachel Decker, Adviser December 21, 2022

This article was originally published in Issue 8 of the 2021-22 school year by former adviser Rachel Decker. I follow the Instagram account @grieftolight (you should too!), a collection of incredible...

In a present day society that marks women up to be simple minded, there are true complexities that reside within their relationships with each other.

Why is the friendship between women so complex?

Nishita Mukherjee and Sofia Jones Rivera December 20, 2022

Catfights, teen drama, jealousy and feuds over men is, in society’s perception, the core of a female friendship, especially when compared to men, or anybody else for that matter. Over the years, society...

a group of people with a collective thought bubble over their heads, with five stars inside. next to it, a trash can of some sort and an equal sign in between

‘Haters are going to hate,” but honestly should they?

Tanvi Rao, Arts and Entertainment Editor February 28, 2022

If you’re on the internet at all, you’ve probably heard about that movie everyone’s raving about, or the album from that artist who just skyrocketed to fame. Maybe it’s the innovative food trick...

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